Selling Israeli Militarism Like Toothpaste


On Wednesday, June 22,

Israel held the largest war exercise in its history.

The Real News’ Lia Tarachansky interviewed Rela Mazali, a 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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