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  • Israeli Candidates Battle Voter Apathy

    By Dina Kraft

    March 23, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    Shimon Peres joins a young couple having lunch at a seaside restaurant and asks them who they are voting for in Israel's upcoming election. They smile nervously, glance up at the swarm of photographers and TV cameras that surround the former prime minister and admit the truth: They...

  • Awareness Week at UCLA Hit by Apathy

    By Rona Ram

    March 17, 2005 | 7:00 pm

    Last week's anti-Semitism conference at UCLA had the potential to be powerful and mind-expanding -- except that almost no one showed up.

    It wasn't just the general student population who didn't show.

    Jews didn't show up either.

    The numbers speak for themselves. Some 4,000 UCLA...

  • Voters Say Election Will Change Little

    By Matthew E. Gutman

    January 30, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    "Go vote," the ex-general commanded, looking straight into the cameras.

    Voter apathy apparently was uppermost on Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's mind when he lumbered into a Jerusalem polling booth Tuesday at 8 a.m. sharp.

    Brushing aside a barrage of questions from...

  • Voter Apathy High Among Israeli Arabs

    By Eric Silver

    January 23, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    Omar Baransi, a 71-year-old retired building contractor with a lined, leathery face, brags that he won't be voting in Israel's general election on Jan. 28. "We don't trust anyone these days," he said, "not even the Arab candidates. We've been citizens for 55 years and nothing has...

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