The Promised Podcast – Segment

Getting the Book of Books on the Books

There’s a new proposed “Basic Law: Torah Study” that gives learning Talmud in a Yeshiva the same weight and status as commanding a tank in the IDF. Is it finally time to make the Torah nice and legal?

Read More

The Paper It’s Written On?

What good are the new “coalition agreements” Benjamin Netanyahu just signed, if the guy is already saying he ain’t gonna honor at least some of them?

Read More

Yet Another New Left?

Has the time come for a new left – of, by and for Jews & Palestinians together – that leaves Zionism checked at the door?

Read More

J Street 2.0

J Street unveiled a new vision at its recent conference. Is this J Street 2.0?

Read More

The Other Two-State Solution?

More and more progressive Israeli Jews dream of separation from the more religious, more right wing Jews. What’s up with that?

Read More

Rock of Our Salvation?

Why do so many people think that giving the head of a homophobic party control over school enrichment programs might be the worst thing Benjamin Netanyahu has ever done?

Read More

This Time, It’s Personal

Anything wrong with tidying up a ‘Basic Law’ so Aryeh Deri can become a minister just four years after admitting to tax evasion?

Read More