Israel & the U.S. are both immigrant nations, a cause for occasional social tensions. Reuven Pinsky, Director General of Israel’s National Civic Service Authority, shares his experience of using national service to promote social cohesion.
IDF Brigadier Gen. Nitzan Nuriel, IDF Lt. Col. Sarit Zehavi & Prof. Boaz Ganor discuss the northern threats facing Israel from Hezbollah & Syria. With Becky Strapp at AIPAC 2020.
Syndicated journalist Micah Halpern focuses on the devastating effects that COVID-19 is having on Jewish communal life, and how it may mean the demise of the synagogue as we know it. Ep. 161
AFMDA, the Israeli “Red Cross” hosts a benefit concert “Songs Of Love” for the Jewish holiday of Tu B’Av featuring an array of the world’s leading female and male cantors. By Ben Tisser for RobBen Music Production.
Al Arz Tahini, an Arab Israeli business which donated to LGBTQ youth, faced a boycott as a result. Galit Peleg, formerly Israel’s Consul for Public Affairs in NY, shares her story of countering the boycott and standing by Israel’s progressive values.
As Israeli Consul General Dani Dayan concludes four years of service at the Israeli Consulate in New York on July 31, 2020, he offers his assessment of American Jewry and of the future of the American Jewish relationship to Israel. With Mark S. Golub.
A panel discusses antisemitism in Europe with Jonathan Goldstein , Naomi Mestrum , Rabbi Shlomo Koves and Dr. Shimon Samuels . With Benjamin Weinthal at AIPAC 2020.
JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from August 10th, 2020 Stories Include: Hamas Fires “Warning” Rockets, More Arson Balloons Target S. Israel, Historic Flyovers to Honor Victims, PM, Colombian Pres. Meet in J’lem, Conf Lauds Bill re Anti-Normalization, Israeli Athlete Makes History in Auschwitz
JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from August 7th, 2020 Stories Include: Arson Balloons Spark Fires in S Israel, Drone Enters Israel from Lebanon, Beinart Resigns as Alternate to WZC, Abrams to Represent US to Iran, Groundbreaking Talmud Scholar Dies at 83