Guns 'n' thongs: Israel sexual politics 101
Four young IDF soldiers who posed in their underwear are being punished for stating the unspoken truth about young women in Israel: they are often seen as sexual objects, and nothing more.
The four female Israeli soldiers who posted photos of themselves on Facebook last week wearing nothing but guns and thongs probably didn't foresee the furor their silly prank would whip up. They were just goofing around, probably not even thinking that their private pix would go viral and lead to applause, opprobrium and an official reprimand.
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