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A change in public opinion? Maybe.


A change in public opinion? Maybe.

The organizers of the annual Rabin Memorial did everything to keep a low political profile, but the banners brought by activists expressed what this crowd stood for: LEAVE THE TERRITORIES / SHARON GO HOME! This year, also the streets around the big Tel-Avivian square were totally filled, and even the most sceptical estimates spoke of 100 000. And our stickers - with the photo of the Rabin-Arafat handshake - were grabbed from our hands and glued to their clothes especially by the many young.

[] Selection from the Israeli media reporting of the memorial [] Read Avnery on the word Murder & Settlement expansion in 15 steps [] Saturday, anti-wall events in the framework of international campaign [] "Netzarim settlement no longer worth the price" - a spontaneous demo

\\// //\\ \\// //\\ \\// [] Selection from the Israeli media reporting of the memorial

#Haaretz: `But the banners were all political, and very specific: "Leave the territories - save the country," "The Geneva Accord - New Hope."'

English http://www.haaretzdaily.com/hasen/spages/355954.html

Hebrew http://www.haaretz.co.il/hasite/pages/ShArtPE.jhtml?itemNo=356267&contrassID=2&subContrassID=1&sbSubContrassID=0

#Jerusalem Post: "the rally had deep political undertones and was hailed as something of a comeback for the dormant center-left."

http://www.jpost.com/servlet/Satellite?pagename=JPost/JPArticle/ShowFull&cid=1067676022459 ***

[] Read Avnery on the word Murder & Settlement expansion in 15 steps

òáøéú/Hebrew http://www.gush-shalom.org/archives/article274_heb.html

English: http://www.gush-shalom.org/archives/article274.html

[] Saturday, anti-wall events in the framework of international campaign

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Gush Shalom is taking part in the Coaltion Against The Wall (full participants list not yet available) which plans two actions on Saturday - a Saturday night demonstration in the Cinemateque Square - for which was done leafletting in the Rabin Memorial, and in the morning a protest near the wall in Abu Dis [more detailed information in Hebrew only, in attachment]

[] "Netzarim settlement no longer worth the price" - a spontaneous demo Left and right demonstrating jointly in Negev http://www.haaretzdaily.com/hasen/spages/355999.html

-- Did you read the GET OUT OF GAZA editorial of Haaretz, October 27, 2003 ? http://www.haaretz.com/hasen/spages/354032.html

!!!N.B.!!! Hanan Ashrawi - Palestinian legislator and peace activist under attack Please, sign the petition to defend her http://www.thepetitionsite.com/takeaction/439042231

-- http://www.gush-shalom.org/ (òáøéú) http://www.gush-shalom.org/english/index.html (English)


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