To accompany Picture Package THE PROTESTERS OF TEL AVIV'S TENT CITY

 
To accompany Picture Package THE PROTESTERS OF TEL AVIV
THIS PICTURE IS ONE OF 30 TO ACCOMPANY PICTURE PACKAGE: THE PROTESTERS OF TEL AVIV'S TENT CITY. SEARCH IN YOUR PICTURE SYSTEM FOR KEYWORD "PROTEST" TO SEE ALL IMAGES (PXP01 - 30) A combination picture shows members of a youth movement awake and asleep in a tent city on a main boulevard in Tel Aviv, part of an ongoing protest against the high cost of living in Israel, August 9, 2011. When asked why they were there, Yotam Portnoi a member of the group said, "By being here we feel we encourage the dialogue between people about what is going on in our country. Our youth movement has a very strong social agenda and we decided to focus on the education problems while we at the camp because the education system in Israel has lost its values and ideologies. It has become a factory processing examination results. I see education as a tool that gives young people a fair chance and an equal starting point in life, from when they finish high school. By being so competitive and money orientated