The Intercept: Israelis Take On Netanyahu And Coronavirus Restrictions In Wave Of Civil Disobedience

The Intercept: Israelis Take On Netanyahu And Coronavirus Restrictions In Wave Of Civil Disobedience. “Protests that historically bring out large numbers of Jewish Israelis have long been dominated by Israel’s left-leaning peace camp, and a decade ago, others drawing attention to the high cost of living. What is happening now is different: With over a million people unemployed in a country of 9 million, culture and nightlife all but dead amid the pandemic, and people’s ability to travel outside the country severely restricted, a nationwide movement of disgruntled Israelis, spanning ages and to an extent sociocultural backgrounds, is practicing civil disobedience.”

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