The Promised Podcast

Have you been wearing ‘war-goggles’?

Allison, Don and Noah ask whether the war in Gaza addled our perceptions of right and wrong.

When war and peace are held hostage to machismo

Allison, Don and Noah discuss to what extent Israel’s notions of peace, security and war are ‘male’ in character.

Is Bibi too strong to make peace?

Allison, Don and Noah discuss whether a weaker Netanyahu would be more willing to make compromises and take on the settler movement.

The ‘one-and-a-half state’ solution

Allison, Don and Noah discuss whether a Jewish and a Palestinian state could both exist within the same territorial borders.

Has Amos Oz found a new tune for the Israeli left?

Israeli writer and peace activist Amos Oz received quite a reaction from left and right-wingers with his recent interview.

Has Israel lost Europe, now and forever?

Ilene, Don and Noah discuss what to make of Europe’s increasingly anti-Israel attitude.

Does the blockade stop terror or incite it?

Is Israel’s blockade of Gaza necessary for security? A nightmare for humanitarian reasons? A little of both?

Beyond the double standard

Ilene, Don and Noah discuss how we should respond to the double standard imposed on Israel by the rest of the world.

Can there be too much solidarity?

Ilene, Don and Noah discuss whether too much Jewish-Israeli solidarity over the war can be a bad thing.

The way the war ends

Ilene, Don and Noah discuss how the war can and should be brought to an end.