2nd Man Self-Immolates near Tel AvivA second man has set himself afire, this time in Yahud. He was rushed to hospital in serious condition.
MK Ben Ari: Why Kid Gloves against Anarchists?National Union MK says leftist vandals should have been treated like settlers, hareidim.
Protest Leader Arrested while Trying to Resume Tent ProtestTent protest leader Daphni Leef arrested after attempting to set up tents on Tel Aviv’s Rothschild Boulevard, as she did last summer.
Steinitz: Fight the Social ProtestFinance Minister says protesters are dangerous populists. Activists summoned by police.
Tent Protesters Unfazed by Police ViolenceProtesters who demonstrated against the evacuation of a homeless encampment in Tel Aviv were detained. They plan to continue the struggle.
Trajtenberg: Israelis Not Feeling Growth, Govt. to BlameTrajtenberg says successive governments let prices skyrocket, leaving Israelis facing the same struggles despite economic growth.
Histadrut in Warning to TrajtenbergLabor Federation issues veiled warning: if Trajtenberg findings are “insufficient,” Histadrut will respond.
Sheftel: Trajtenberg Ideas would Harm Us AllThe Trajtenberg Committee’s ideas would set back Israel’s economic growth, ultimately harming everyone, Sheftel says.
Housing Demo Turns Violent, 20 ArrestedPolice arrest about 20 protesters in Tel Aviv after they hurled paint and eggs at municipality. Mayor evacuated.
Rav Aviner: Social Protests Should Focus on the PoorLeading Religious Zionist rabbi criticizes the social protest for focusing on the haves, not the have nots.
Social Protest Leader Leef 'Refused to Serve in IDF'Nail in the coffin of the "social protest?" Grassroots group finds protest leader refused to serve in the IDF 'occupation army'.
MK Matalon: I Did Not See the Protesters Go South"Not even one busload of protesters went to the South," notes Yisrael Beitenu representative.
During the Summer Break, the Knesset RenovatesThe Knesset is taking advantage of the summer break to renovate, but not everyone is happy with the timing of the renovation.
Alternative Social Team: We are Indeed Social LeftistsArutz Sheva speaks with Prof. Yonah of the alternative social team of experts who wish to guide social protestors and define their demands.
Journalist Liebeskind Tears into 'Social Protest' HypocrisyRespected journalist asks why journalists don't take pay cut, attacks Rav Benny Lau for giving "stamp of Kashrut" to leftist rallies.
Leftist 'Elite' Creates Shadow Social GovernmentLeftists ignore Prime Minister's Social Committee, while Prof. Trajtenberg pays surprise visit to protest tents in Tel Aviv.