JBS journalist Micah Halpern analyzes President Biden’s reminiscences about his fabled meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir in 1973. He also sheds light on a tiny village in Spain that for several centuries had a very disturbing ant-Semitic name, but recently changed its name back to something less egregious. Ep. 227
Ben-Dror Yemini, Israeli journalist and author, shares insights from his recent tour in the US, misguided public perceptions about Israel and how to counter them. Emphasizes importance of education and facts in the fight for peace. With Shahar Azani
ADL’S 2021 Never Is Now Summit features VP Kamala Harris, Israeli FM Yair Lapid, NYT journalists Sheera Frenkel and Kara Swisher discussing Facebook, ADL CEO Jonathan Greenblatt and actor Daniel Dae Kim discussing AAPI hate, antisemitism, and more.
In a sermon to his congregation of the Stephen Wise Free Synagogue, Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch discusses how public confidence has eroded when it comes to the critical institutions of the media, the courts, schools, churches and synagogues.
Global Leader of Orthodox Christianity Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Receives AJC’s Human Dignity Award for his care for humanity and the environment, his commitment to interreligious coexistence, and advancement of Orthodox-Jewish relations.
Dr. Eric Mandel, founder of MEPIN, MIDDLE EAST POLITICAL AND INFORMATION NETWORK & Senior Security Editor at the Jerusalem Report, shares his insights on the status of the negotiations with Iran, and what lies ahead for the region. With Shahar Azani
JBS journalist Micah Halpern explains the importance of heeding the advice of Amos Yadlin, the former head of Israel’s military intelligence, when he speaks about Iran’s nuclear program. Micah also gives kudos to the band Black Eyed Peas, who stayed strong and performed in Israel despite intense pressure from BDS urging them to cancel their […]
In a sermon to his congregation of New York’s Stephen Wise Free Synagogue, Rabbi Ammiel Hirsch recalls a harrowing story from Auschwitz, and reflects on the dangers of antisemitism.