JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from January 4th, 2019 Stories Include: Violent Riots at Gaza Border, PM, Putin Push Cooperation in Syria, State Dept Reassures Allies re Syria, Pro-Israel Bills Presented to New Congress, Israel Advocate Dies at 92, Gallery Urges Return of Looted Art
Considering the most significant Jewish event of 2018, Thane Rosenbaum, Eric Yoffie, Betty Ehrenberg and Charles Small discuss the mass murder at the Tree Of Life Synagogue and explore the nature of antisemitism in America today. With Mark S. Golub.
Thane Rosenbaum, Eric Yoffie, Betty Ehrenberg and Charles Small discuss liberalism on the American Jewish scene, the challenge of being a champion of Israel who wants to also be critical of the Jewish State, and the growing challenge of assimilation and deficit in Jewish ritual observance, and the panel ends on an uplifting note with […]
Cantor Laura Breznick, Rev. Beate Storck and Dr. Heba Elkhateeb discuss how Judaism, Christianity, and Islam view the “stranger” in the past and in today. A program of The Interfaith Women’s Initiative from the Darul Islah Mosque in Teaneck, NJ.
Former Israeli Consul General in NY, Ido Aharoni, discusses Israel’s relationship to progressive American Jews and to Pres. Trump. With David Margolick from Vanity Fair, for The Jewish Week & American Friends of Tel Aviv University at HUC-JIR in NYC.
JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from January 3rd, 2019 Stories Include: Early Elections Spur New Parties, New Pal. Party Urges Palestinian Elections, Honduras Next to Move Embassy to J’lem?, Israeli Firm Rejects HSBC Claim, Acclaimed Comic, Actor, Writer Dies at 76, Israel 2018 Stats Released
Political analyst for The Times of Israel, Haviv Rettig Gur, discusses PM Netanyahu’s political future with the collapse of his government, and Israeli reaction to Pres. Trump’s decision to withdraw American troops from Syria. With Mark S. Golub.
Filmmaker Paula Eiselt discusses her documentary “93 Queen,” which follows an Orthodox mother of six, “Ruchie” Frier, on her quest to create a female ambulance service which evokes fierce opposition from her Chasidic community. With Mark S. Golub.