J'lem: Activists march by candlelight over electricity hike

By MELANIE LIDMAN
August 9, 2011 22:23

Nearly 300 people marched from the Jerusalem tent city to the Prime Minister's residence with candles on Tuesday night to protest the 9.89% increase on electricity taxes.

Tomorrow activists are organizing a five minute country-wide blackout at 9 pm to protest the tax increase.


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