From children's shows to national war drills, a discussion on militarism in
Israeli society and gender equality in the army.
On Wednesday, June 22nd, Israel held the largest war exercise in its
history. The Real News' Lia Tarachansky interviewed Rela Mazali, the
founder of New Profile, an organization working to demilitarize Israeli
society, and Alex Cohn, a war resister who served five months for
objecting to serve in the army. Cohn analyses a children's show that
portrays a typical interaction between soldiers and Israeli children as part
of a discussion on the insidious prevalence of militarism in Israeli society.
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