19.03.2011 13.Adar ll, 5771
Inspired by the protests across the region, some Palestinian groups are discussing the potential format of nonviolent marches by thousands of people.
Israel has been watching the ongoing upheaval in the Arab world with steadily growing concern.
While they hope to see a happy, democratic end to the popular eruptions of protest and discontent against dictatorial regimes, Israelis are bracing for a series of less optimistic outcomes.
A different Middle East is emerging, one that may be temporarily called “square-ocracy,” or the transfer of power from governments to masses of demonstrators.
Rulers are bowing to popular demands, fearing the fate of former Tunisian president Zine Al Abidine Ben Ali and former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak….