The Promised Podcast

“You say goodbye…”: Reasons to get the hell out of dodge

TLV1’s very own Rogel Alpher caused a stir in his recent Haaretz piece, in which he announced his reasons for wanting to emigrate from Israel.

Acts of love: ‘Vatacountry’ best bits

We’ve put together some of our favorite ‘Vatacountry’ segments about kids, nature, art, music, and much more!

Acts of conscience: Summer in the slammer

How does conscientious objection in Israel map onto the political landscape?

The ‘Annual State of the Schools’ (ASS) assessment

Allison, Don and Noah discuss what works and doesn’t work in Israeli schools at the moment.

Why are Bibi’s approval ratings in free-fall?

Allison, Don and Noah ask: Why the plummeting popularity, and what about the political consequences?

988 acres of land

Allison, Don and Noah discuss the Israeli takeover of 988 acres of land belonging to five Palestinian villages in the Etzion settlement bloc.

Liberal Zionism, RIP?

Allison, Don and Noah discuss whether we’re nearing the watershed at which ‘liberal Zionists’ will have to choose between liberalism and Zionism.

Iron Dome saved lives, but at what cost?

Allison, Don and Noah discuss whether Israel’s missile defense system has actually caused more harm than good.

Now the ceasefire’s signed, what the hell just happened?

Allison, Don and Noah discuss what we should make of the ceasefire agreement.

What the hell should we do next?

The time has come for left-wing activists to dust themselves off and do something. But what?