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Allison Kaplan Sommer, Noah Efron and ubermensch writer Bradley Burston discuss two topics of incomparable importance and end with an anecdote about something in Israel that made them smile this week.

Despite It All, Peace?
Is all we are sayin’, just give peace a chance?

Is it like reverse anti-Semitism?

The End of Israel
For our most unreasonably generous Patreon supporters, in our extra-special, special extra discussion: Kafka said, “A book must be an ice-axe for the frozen sea within us.” This one is.

Order Bradley Burston’s new book, The End of Israel: Dispatches from a Path to Catastrophe, here!

Plus a glimpse into the worlds of ultra-Orthodox parents of kids who grew up ultra-Orthodox and were murdered at the druggy, dancy, free-lovey Nova festival.  Plus more music of our times.


  • Eviatar Banai — Kokhav
  • Shira Zloof — Pa’am Yahazor  
  • Noga Erez — Come Back Home

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