Hatikvah neighborhood

Hopeless In Hatikvah

In gritty south Tel Aviv, the tension is still palpable between African migrants and working-class Israelis.

05/29/2012
Israel Correspondent

Tel Aviv — Days after Israeli rioters spread through the alleyways of the Hatikvah neighborhood targeting African migrants, the streets of the blue-collar south Tel Aviv district have calmed. But the tension is still palpable.

Helen Walekel, a 23-year-old migrant from Eritrea, had her grocery store looted last week. Joshua Mitnick
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