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Stuart Sherwin

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New Raw Deal for Israelis, Old Raw Deal for Palestinians: Labor Zionism and the Israeli Summer

[Israel Housing Protests Tel Aviv, 27 August 2011. Image by meowArt.com.]

The vision document produced by the organizers of last year’s “Israeli Summer” demonstrations laments how, “for a number of decades, the various governments of Israel have opted for an economic policy of privatization that leaves the free market without reins.” It called for “ending privatization; increasing rent stipends to those who are entitled to aid; lowering the number of pupils per class; and increasing doctors, hospital beds and equipment in the health system”—all ...

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Stuart Sherwin

 

Stuart Sherwin is an undergraduate studying Physics and Arabic at UC Berkeley, currently studying at the American University in Cairo for the year.