Living in Beit Shemesh post-elections
May 8, 2014 10:08
This suburban city’s woes are a microcosm of the country’s social issues.
Mayor Moshe Abutbul on the day of the revote.
(photo credit:MARC ISRAEL SELLEM)
Things have largely calmed down in Beit Shemesh.After months of rising tensions, culminating in screaming matches in the streets, a fraudulent election and bitterly contested revote, and dueling propaganda campaigns, the city is quiet... for the most part.