It is tough for Americans to understand the social power of the Israeli Army. Israel’s first prime minister, David Ben Gurion created the Israeli Defense Force not only for defending, but as a way to integrate Israeli society.
Until recently, young people with disabilities have been excluded from being integrated into this rite of passage. Now, an innovative program called
“Great in Uniform” is opening the doors to young adults with disabilities. The results are powerful and positive, especially for the able-bodied soldiers.
This video is a must-see for anyone who cares about the soaring power of the human spirit.