A discussion of the current state of hate & extremism in America and of ways to respond. With Jesse Morton , Caroline Nutt , Mitchell Silber & Oren Segal . From the Jacob K Javits Center in NYC.
Peter Beinart explains why he now rejects a Two-State Solution and is calling for an end to the Jewish State of Israel, to be replaced by a Jewish “Homeland” in what he calls “Israel-Palestine.”
Alan Dershowitz, Emeritus Prof. at Harvard Law School and author of “Guilt By Accusation” and “Defending Israel,” discusses his profound disagreements with Peter Beinart’s op-ed proposing Israel be replaced by “Israel-Palestine.” With Mark S. Golub.
Syndicated journalist Micah Halpern focuses on the ongoing cyberwar between Iran and Israel, as well as Peter Beinart’s controversial new article on Israel. Ep. 158
JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from July 22nd, 2020 Stories Include: Twitter Clarifies “Hateful Imagery” Story, Neo-Nazi Rally Dispersed Peacefully, Notes Found in Shoes of Auschwitz Victims, Spain Adopts IHRA Definition of Antisemitism, Kingdom of Judah Complex Found Near Embassy
Benj Pasek, award-winning composer of Dear Evan Hansen and La La Land, talks about his Jewish background, his collaboration with songwriter Justin Paul, and what he strives to achieve through his music.
Daniel Gordis, Senior VP and Distinguished Fellow at Shalem College in Jerusalem and author of Israel – A Nation Reborn, responds to Peter Beinart’ s article calling for a one-state solution and an end to the Jewish State of Israel. With Mark S. Golub.
Author Susannah Heschel, Chair of the Jewish Studies Program at Dartmouth, examines how the experience of centuries of Jewish “Exile” inevitably shapes Jewish life in the contemporary Diaspora. From the Jewish Museum of Manhattan.
JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from July 21st, 2020 Stories Include: Terror Thwarted in Mass Shin Bet Op, Netherlands: Funded Pal Org Has Terror Ties, Israel Names Covid Task Force Leader, Singer Slammed for Sharing Farrakhan Trailer, Tree of Life Looks to the Future
JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from July 20th, 2020 Stories Include: Terror Thwarted in West Bank, Hungarian FM in Jerusalem, Israel: No Foreign Visitors till 9/1, Jewish Orgs Mourn Civil Rights Giant, Fmr SS Guard Maintains Innocence, Fmr NBA Star Blasts Antisemitism, Jewish Book Award Spring 2020, Israeli Drama to be US 10 Part […]