Podcast Archive

Ep. 119 | Post-Election

Ep. 119 | Post-Election 765 764 JU Israel

The results are in! (Well, at least 97% of them as of Wednesday, April 10th in the afternoon) Alan, Mike and Matt sit down on the morning after to sort…

https://www.blubrry.com/ju_israel_teachers_lounge/43189988/119-post-election/

Ep. 118 | Last Pre-Election Episode!

Ep. 118 | Last Pre-Election Episode! 2519 1220 JU Israel

Oh boy!!! Elections are next week, and we are all on the edge of our seats! Alan, Mike and Matt catch up on what has changed since our last election…

https://www.blubrry.com/ju_israel_teachers_lounge/43018589/118-last-pre-election-episode/

Ep. 117 | Gaza & Golan: Breaking News

Ep. 117 | Gaza & Golan: Breaking News 450 290 JU Israel

Why has Hamas been launching rockets into central Israel? Why now? How is Israel responding? Why did President Trump change the US policy toward the Golan Heights? Why now? What…

https://www.blubrry.com/ju_israel_teachers_lounge/42826092/117-gaza-and-golan-breaking-news/

Ep. 116 | Global Terrorism

Ep. 116 | Global Terrorism 520 800 JU Israel

What is terrorism? How is it different from resistance or freedom fighting? Can it be stopped? Is it a form of warfare or crime? Are white nationalist and Islamic forms…

https://www.blubrry.com/ju_israel_teachers_lounge/42705976/116-global-terrorism/

Ep. 115 | Conversion in Israel

Ep. 115 | Conversion in Israel 343 250 JU Israel

There are thousands of Israelis who do not meet the definition of “Jew” by the standards of Orthodox Judaism. Imagine going to Jewish schools, serving in the IDF, and then…

https://www.blubrry.com/ju_israel_teachers_lounge/42513897/115-conversion-in-israel/

Ep. 114 | Understanding the Indictments

Ep. 114 | Understanding the Indictments 2000 1541 JU Israel

Israel waited for Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit’s announcement that Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu would face indictment. Now that it finally happened, what has changed? Anything? Everything? Alan, Mike and Matt…

https://www.blubrry.com/ju_israel_teachers_lounge/42376004/114-understanding-the-indictments/

Ep. 113 | Blue & White Changes the Race

Ep. 113 | Blue & White Changes the Race 640 400 JU Israel

We’re releasing this week’s episode early, because the game has changed. After weighing the concern over too much politics talk, Alan, Mike and Matt discuss the merger of Chosen Yisrael…

https://www.blubrry.com/ju_israel_teachers_lounge/42106774/113-blue-white-changes-the-race/

Ep. 112 | Warsaw & Racism

Ep. 112 | Warsaw & Racism 1024 768 JU Israel

After discussing last week’s Warsaw middle east conference, and why (if?) it mattered, Alan Mike and Matt reflect on the normalization of an overtly racist political party. What role does…

https://www.blubrry.com/ju_israel_teachers_lounge/41993196/112-warsaw-and-racism/

Ep. 111 | The Murder of Ori Ansbacher

Ep. 111 | The Murder of Ori Ansbacher 399 254 JU Israel

How are Israelis processing the horrible murder of Ori Ansbacher? What are the effects of terrorism on Israeli life and politics? What don’t people understand about how we process stories…

https://www.blubrry.com/ju_israel_teachers_lounge/41789454/111-the-murder-of-ori-ansbacher/

Ep. 110 | Election Update

Ep. 110 | Election Update 1350 900 JU Israel

With only a couple of months left till Israeli elections, Alan, Mike and Matt take a look at where we are. Are personalities more important than parties? What blocs are…

https://www.blubrry.com/ju_israel_teachers_lounge/41628757/110-election-update/

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