The issue of Orthodox “agunot,” “bound” women whose husbands refuse them a “get” , is discussed by Shoshana Keats Jaskoll , Daphne Lazar-Price and Keshet Starr . A joint program from Columbia/Barnard Hillel.
From Israel’s National Baseball Team, Eric Holtz , Eric Brodkowitz and Peter Kurz discuss the thrill of the team’s winning a spot for the first time in the Olympics . With Mark S. Golub.
Liberal political commentator Peter Beinart critiques the peace plan and discusses American Jewish attitudes today regarding Israel. With Jodi Rudoren, a program of The Forward from Temple Ner Tamid in Bloomfield, NJ.
The Muslim-Jewish duo of Yeganeh Mafaher and Eitan Levine discuss their respective personal journeys that led them to team up to create their stand-up “Shalom Habibi Comedy Tour.” With Mark S. Golub.
Shahar Azani analyses how Blue & White, with Avigdor Lieberman, is trying to create a minority government with the support of the Joint Arab List; and the political challenges Benjamin Netanyahu faces as his trial begins March 17. With Mark S. Golub.
Rabbi Dr. Aaron Glatt, Chief of Infectious Diseases at Mount Sinai of South Nassau, NY, discusses ways to avoid the Coronavirus; and Dr. Rafi Kalman, psychologist at Solomon Schechter of Queens, NY, addresses people’s fears. With Mark S. Golub.
Elan Carr, U.S. Special Envoy Combating Anti-Semitism, Zach Landis , Lyla Latif , Brig. Gen. Amir Ebstein , Micah Jones discuss defending Israel. By “Our Soldiers Speak”. Park East Synagogue, NY.
Likud Knesset Member Yehuda Glick and former NY State Assemblyman from Brooklyn Dov Hikind discuss the importance of American Jews’ voting in the 2020 World Zionist Congress Elections. A ZOA program from Manhattan Beach Jewish Center in Brooklyn.
A panel discussion – “Jews Can’t End Anti-Semitism By Themselves: Working with Coalitions to Confront Hate,” with Wade Henderson, Clarissa Martinez-de-Castro and Jonathan Smith. With Amy Feinman at the 2019 ADL Summit from the Javits Center in NYC.