The Alcohol Use of the Youth Is on the Rise

On a warm August night in Tel Aviv, the youth are spending time outside. Alcohol is also in the picture.

It is alarming that young people start drinking alcohol at a younger and younger age. Nachum Michaeli, the leader
of the Efshar association, tells us why the alcohol consumption of the Israelis is rising. A Messianic Jew named David also ponders about the reasons behind the drinking habit of young people.
Ohel Avraham – association's leader Genadi works with alcoholists in an attempt to lead them to soberty.

Israel Speaks

Israel Speaks is a documentary program straight from the heart of the world – Jerusalem.

Israel Speaks deals with interesting phenomena, touching and even painful events, as well as people's daily lives in a country amidst a lot of pressure and tension.

  • First broadcast: August 31, 2013, Taevas TV7
  • Episode number: 193
  • Duration: 30 min
  • Spoken languages:
  • English, Finnish, Hebrew
  • Subtitles:
  • Finnish, Estonian, English, Swedish