An inside view of how Israel can warm your heart and make your blood boil. It’s a show by a journalist, a professor and an NGO professional who live in and love Israel even though it drives them crazy, and who each week discuss the latest in Israeli politics, culture, and society.
The “F*cked Up Chickens, Coming Home to Roost”
Rockets and missiles from the south and mob violence most everywhere else: Why did Israel just dissolve into bloodshed? How do you celebrate the “reunification” of Jerusalem (and how don’t you)?
“The Fault Is Not in Our Stars” Edition
Who or what is to blame for the deaths at Mount Meron? Is “family-uber-alles” the only value shared by all Israelis? What does it mean when Palestinian citizens of Israel use the term “ethnic cleansing” to describe parts of their experience?
The “There’s Something About Romi!” Edition
Why are parts of the center-left hoping to see the head of the Yamina party as our next PM? What and who are behind the violence and demonstrations in Jaffa? Why does Hebrew touch us in the most intimate ways in the most intimate places?
The “Unity is the Thing We Seek” Edition
Is a government that includes the right, left and center what Israel needs right now? How much attention should we pay Kahanist MK, Itamar Ben Gvir? Does what we Israelis wear tell us something about who we are?
The “73!” Edition
Seventy-three years in the making, a podcastilogical celebration of Israeli Independence Day!
The “Fit for the Job?” Edition
Was the President right to ask the PM to form the next government? Is it hypocritical of Netanyahu to form a coalition with the support of the Islamist Ra’am Party? What do we need in our new president?