Syndicated journalist Micah Halpern focuses on Iran’s remarkable ability to stabilize its economy with secret oil exports, as well as their schadenfreude regarding the civil unrest and racial tensions in the United States. He also touches on the recent Palestinian request to have Russia be the new interlocutor for the Israeli-Palestinian […]
JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from June 25th, 2020 Stories Include: Sovereignty Discussion Continues, Jewish Orgs Laud Terror Designation, Israeli Short Wins Prestigious Prize
The Polish Ambassador to Switzerland, Jakub Komch, and Monika Maniewska of the Polish government’s Pilecki Institute, present “The Lados List” – the names of 3,262 Jews who were issued passports during the Shoah by Poland in Switzerland.
Rabbi Sandra Lawson, an African American Reconstructionist Rabbi, discusses the meaning of the holiday “Juneteenth,” celebrated on the 19th of June to commemorate Texas’ freeing its slaves. With Mark S. Golub.
Mort Klein, president of the Zionist Organization of America, responds to charges of racism leveled against him in the Presidents Conference by HIAS and the URJ; and explains his objections to Dianne Lob’s being chosen as Exec. Dir.
The President of Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem, Dr. Jonathan Halevy, discusses how Israeli hospitals treated Covid-19 patients; and offers his perspective on issues of social policy to control the spread of the virus. With Mark S. Golub.
David Simon, the creator, writer and producer of the groundbreaking hit television series “The Wire,” and the series adaptation of Philip Roth’s counter-factual novel The Plot Against America, shares his concerns about America and Israel.
JBS News Update with Teisha Bader from June 22nd, 2020 Stories Include: Israeli Vaccine Eyes Human Trials, Cabinet Meets re Covid 19 Increase, Spanish Stands Against BDS, Yad Vashem Leader to Step Down, Jewish Tombstones Found in Castle Wall, Israeli Firms Among WEF Top 100