A Theocratic Militarist State. "study shows that closer supervision of the army is liable to create the illusion of a restrained military, but blind us to the fact we, as civilians, have been seized by the brutality that should have been restrained, and a tendency to resort to lethal force as a cure for every ailment. Thus, the whole nation is the army, even if not everyone serves in the army. "
Jerusalem suburb of Even Sapir evacuated as wildfire spreads (Haaretz)
from the article: A critical look at Israeli militarism