Thursday October 23rd 2014

Posts Tagged ‘Caesarea’

Protests Target New State Budget

Protests Target New State Budget

by Sagit Levi Protestors marched in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and Ber Sheva Saturday night, protesting against Israel's new state budget. The budget, passed by Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's Likud-led government last week, includes austerity measures and an increased budget for the prime minister’s official residence. Protests also took [...]

Trajtenberg Passes Cabinet Vote

Trajtenberg Passes Cabinet Vote

by Eitam Abadi Israel's government handily passed the Trajtenberg Committee report on Sunday, a week after Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu (Likud) was forced to retreat from bringing the report to a vote due to not being able to muster a cabinet majority. The committee's recommendations on socio-economic change prompted by the summer's [...]

Activists Oppose Beck’s Jerusalem Rally

Activists Oppose Beck’s Jerusalem Rally

by Naama Ben-Yaakov Resistance activists are working to thwart Rightist American broadcaster Glenn Beck’s planned rally in Israel's capital this coming Wednesday. Yehuda HaKohen of the Semitic Action movement told Indy News Israel that although he understands the temptation of Israelis to accept conservative support, such support "comes [...]