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Eyewitness Report: Ameinu Board Member at Tel Aviv Social Protest Rally

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Tonight I marched for social justice beside olim from Habonim Dror North America and members of the Dror Israel movement. I was planning to go to a Pink Floyd cover concert in Akko. The concert was postponed and Dror Israel spearheaded efforts to arrange a rally on short notice in response to violent clashes between protesters and police last week. “העם דורש צדק חברתי”–the nation demands social justice. But violence will not be on the path to social justice. We …

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Socio-Economic Charter – Towards a Government Policy of Social Justice

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In advance of the June 30, 2012 social justice rally, numerous people and organizations expressed support for this document. They include multiple Zionist youth movements, Stav Shafir of the Social Movement, Bambi Sheleg of  Eretz Acheret, the Kibbutz Movement, the Histadrut, professors, tent protest leaders, the chair of the Hebrew University Student Union and many others. Last summer’s protest movement demanded that social justice be on the public agenda. The protests showed that the …

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