The way I see it, Jameson’s proposal to re-nationalize the military forces us to see that there is no separation between us and state violence. If we have no other choice but to serve, we might actually ask what the hell it’s for. We might again ask why it exists. We might entertain silly romantic notions about what it could be.

I like the idea. But it doesn’t seem to be working so well in Israel.

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