The Promised Podcast‏

Breaking ranks

A new report by leftist NGO Breaking the Silence contains troubling excerpts of interviews with 60 soldiers who fought in the Gaza War last summer.

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Days of rage and race

We discuss the video of Israeli police officers assaulting a kid of Ethiopian descent in IDF uniform, which unleashed a wave of angry race protests.

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Will Judaism survive Israel?

Tomer Persico’s Haaretz essay insists that the growing dichotomy between Judaism and democracy in Israel is “one disaster that Judaism will not survive.”

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The wages of boycott

A recent Supreme Court decision upholds a law that makes Israelis liable for business damages caused by boycotting.

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Burn, Baby, Burn!

We discuss a Haaretz essay arguing Israel is in flames, but the best thing to do is to bring a bag of marshmallows and develop our appetite for destruction.

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Pillorying Peres for Pilfering

We discuss whether Shimon Peres deserves to be pilloried for shilling for Israel’s richest bank, Bank HaPoalim, in exchange for $30,000 a month.

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