20 episodes

Binah features creative voices from the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco. In this series, we bring you remarkable artists and thinkers who’ve come to speak at the JCCSF as part of their Arts & Ideas program.

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    • 4.5, 23 Ratings

Binah features creative voices from the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco. In this series, we bring you remarkable artists and thinkers who’ve come to speak at the JCCSF as part of their Arts & Ideas program.

    Binah: Journalist Bob Woodward On Reporting In The Age Of Trump

    Binah: Journalist Bob Woodward On Reporting In The Age Of Trump

    On today’s encore edition of Binah, legendary investigative journalist Bob Woodward discusses his reporting from Nixon to Trump, and the challenges faced today by the press, the presidency and American democracy.

    • 59 min
    Binah: Dr. Larry Brilliant And The Eradication Of Small Pox

    Binah: Dr. Larry Brilliant And The Eradication Of Small Pox

    Dr. Larry Brilliant describes his life trajectory when love, compassion, and determination met the right circumstances to effect the eradication of one of the worst pandemics in human history. He is an epidemiologist, technologist and philanthropist, notable for his 1973–76 work with the World Health Organization, helping to successfully stamp out smallpox.

    • 59 min
    Binah: The Noma Guide To Fermentation In Food

    Binah: The Noma Guide To Fermentation In Food

    René Redzepi, world-renowned chef and co-owner of the restaurant Noma in Copenhagen, and David Zilber, director of the Noma fermentation lab, talk about fermentation as a foundation behind extraordinary flavors and traditions.

    • 59 min
    Binah: Rebecca Solnit On Communities That Arise in Disaster

    Binah: Rebecca Solnit On Communities That Arise in Disaster

    San Francisco writer Rebecca Solnit explores people’s capacity to rise to major disasters with creativity and courage. She looks at moments of altruism, resourcefulness, and generosity that arise amid grief and disruption and considers their implications for everyday life.

    • 59 min
    Binah: Kwame Anthony Appiah On Rethinking Identity

    Binah: Kwame Anthony Appiah On Rethinking Identity

    Kwame Anthony Appiah, who writes the “Ethicist” column for The New York Times Magazine , discusses how identities are created by conflict and challenges our assumptions about how identities work.

    • 59 min
    Binah: Virginia House Of Delegates Member Danica Roem

    Binah: Virginia House Of Delegates Member Danica Roem

    Member of the Virginia House of Delegates—and the first openly transgender woman to serve in a state legislature—Danica Roem shares insights on what it means to be a political leader in our country today.

    • 59 min

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