Settlers Challenge IDF's Monopoly on Violence

By using price tag methods against settlers, the army grants legitimacy to the tactic, rather than wiping it out.

“How can the ‘price tag’ phenomenon be rooted out while applying a similar policy toward normative citizens? Is that same policy applied toward our Arab enemies …are their illegal houses destroyed as a punishment for the terror they commit?” Indeed, these questions, raised by the secretariat of the settlement of Yitzhar in an open letter to the defense minister,...