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Politics & SocietyThe Promised Podcast

Netanyahu and Trump perform a concerning political dance around the recent spike in antisemitic incidents in the US.

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Politics & SocietyThe Tel Aviv Review

Professor Benny Morris, one of the foremost historians of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, has ventured into a new territory.

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Politics & SocietyThe Promised Podcast

Alor Azaria, the soldier who shot dead a disarmed and injured Palestinian attacker in the West Bank city of Hebron, was sentenced to 18 months in prison.

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Politics & SocietyThe Tel Aviv Review

Dr. Yael Sternhell of Tel Aviv University analyzes the interplay between physical movement of populations and the redrawing of the social and political order.

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Politics & SocietyThe Promised Podcast

Breaking with longstanding policy, the Israeli government plans to build whole new neighborhoods within cities for the Haredim so they would not “take over” neighborhoods now peopled by secular and modern-orthodox folks.

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Politics & SocietyThe Promised Podcast

Over the past year, there was a 64 percent growth in the number of registered lobbyists hobnobbing Knesset members to promote specific interests.

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Politics & SocietyThe Tel Aviv Review

Dr. Simon Parizhsky of Moscow’s Eshkolot Center busts a few myths about the “Dark Ages” of the Soviet Union and the “enlightenment” of the post-Communist era.

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Politics & SocietyThe Promised Podcast

The first meeting between US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu has stirred confusion in Israelis, Palestinians, American Jews and other living things.

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Politics & SocietyThe Tel Aviv Review

Dr. Karin Loevy and Dr. Yoav Mehozay discuss how states of emergency are far more prevalent than we’d like to admit, and the repercussions for democracy that this situation entails.

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Politics & SocietyThe Promised Podcast

A cartoon video recently went viral; it aims to persuade religious women to opt out of army service to avoid boredom, ennui and sexual harassment.

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