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A weekly podcast that goes beyond the headlines to bring you analysis from Israel Policy Forum experts and distinguished guests including policymakers, activists, and academics.

A weekly podcast that goes beyond the headlines to bring you analysis from Israel Policy Forum experts and distinguished guests including policymakers, activists, and academics.

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United States

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Podcasts

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A weekly podcast that goes beyond the headlines to bring you analysis from Israel Policy Forum experts and distinguished guests including policymakers, activists, and academics.

Language:

English

Contact:

2123151741


Episodes

New Government, New Prime Minister

6/15/2021
Israel Policy Forum Policy Advisor Shira Efron and Alon Pinkas, a senior writer for Haaretz and former consul general of Israel in New York, discuss the implications of the new Bennett-Lapid government in Israel, U.S.-Israel relations, events in Jerusalem, and how Opposition Leader Benjamin Netanyahu figures into things. Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:01:00:10

One Month in Jerusalem

6/8/2021
In the latest installment of the Israel Policy Pod-Terrestrial Jerusalem partnership series, host Evan Gottesman and TJ's Daniel Seidemann look at the major developments shaping events in Jerusalem over the past month, including pending eviction cases against Palestinian residents of Sheikh Jarrah and Silwan, a visit from U.S. Secretary of State Tony Blinken, plus, how Israel's prospective new government could affect the all-important city. Support the show...

Duration:00:35:17

Winds of Change

6/3/2021
Tal Schneider (Times of Israel) and Barak Ravid (Axios/Walla! News) discuss the latest political developments in Israel, including what's next for Benjamin Netanyahu and a prospective coalition poised to unseat him. Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:01:05:30

Bye-Bye Bibi?

6/2/2021
Hosts Evan Gottesman and Eli Kowaz discuss Benjamin Netanyahu's impending exit after twelve consecutive years as Israel's prime minister, a potential new unity government helmed by Naftali Bennett and Yair Lapid, how Israel got here, and what it all means. Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:00:39:48

A New Government?

6/1/2021
Israel Policy Forum Executive Director David A. Halperin speaks with Haaretz's Amir Tibon about emerging prospects for the "change coalition" in Israel. Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:00:55:40

Israel's (Other) Other 2021 Elections

5/28/2021
Hosts Shanie Reichman and Alex Lederman delve into the details of Israel's upcoming presidential elections and what they mean for the current moment in Israeli politics on Alex's podcast debut! Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:00:22:24

Israel and Gaza: Looking Ahead

5/25/2021
Ilan Goldenberg (CNAS, Israel Policy Forum) joins the latest Israel Policy Briefing to examine policy options for the United States in the wake of the May 2021 Gaza conflict. Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:00:58:50

U.S. Strategies to Keep the Calm

5/20/2021
Amidst violence in Israel and the Palestinian territories, host Shanie Reichman is joined by Ilan Goldenberg to discuss a U.S. approach to the conflict and how it can prevent future escalations. Read the report here: A New U.S Strategy for the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:00:36:25

Israel and Gaza in Crisis

5/19/2021
A special briefing featuring Israel Policy Forum Policy Director Michael Koplow, Policy Advisor Shira Efron, and Israel Fellow Nimrod Novik addressing the ongoing Israel-Gaza crisis. Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:01:01:33

Gaza, Jerusalem, Israeli Politics

5/11/2021
Neri Zilber and Michael Koplow discuss the crises surrounding Jerusalem and Gaza and the ongoing political deadlock in Israel. Click here for more resources on the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian crisis. Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:00:58:43

Refugees and Rockets

5/11/2021
In the latest installment of the Israel Policy Pod-Terrestrial Jerusalem partnership series, Evan Gottesman and Daniel Seidemann discuss the origins of the dispute in Sheikh Jarrah and how the pending evictions of Palestinian residents of the East Jerusalem neighborhood brought Israel, Hamas, and Palestinian Islamic Jihad into a military conflict over Gaza. Click here for more resources on the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian crisis. Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:00:40:35

Expanding Israel's Regional Integration

5/7/2021
Hussein Ibish (Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington) and Shira Efron (Israel Policy Forum) discuss Israel's deepening integration with the wider Middle East region, one of the pillars of Israel Policy Forum's Realistic Reset policy framework. Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:01:15:39

Why Jerusalem? Why Now?

4/29/2021
Israel Policy Pod host Evan Gottesman is joined by Daniel Seidemann for the first in a monthly joint Israel Policy Forum-Terrestrial Jerusalem podcast series focusing on all-things Jerusalem. In this installment, we examine the core issues shaping the conflict over Jerusalem and how some of these problems came to the fore last week in riots there last week. Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:00:29:59

What Happened in Jerusalem?

4/27/2021
Lior Schillat, Director General of the Jerusalem Institute for Policy Research, joins Israel Policy Forum' latest briefing to discuss the far-right riot in Jerusalem and the events preceding it. Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:01:00:56

No One Puts Bibi in a Corner

4/22/2021
After losing a key Knesset Arrangement Committee vote on Monday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is looking for a way to salvage his premiership and put together a coalition. This time, he is advocating for yet another election, but in a different format: a direct vote for prime minister. All this while his on-again-off-again partner, Naftali Bennett of Yamina, has opened the door of the possibility of forming a “unity government” with the Israeli center-left. Evan Gottesman and Eli Kowaz...

Duration:00:17:37

Between Israel and Iran

4/20/2021
Wilson Center Scholar Dalia Dassa Kaye discusses the current status of the Israel-Iran conflict and how that dynamic is impacting the policies of the Biden administration and the Gulf Arab states. Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:00:59:52

Israel, Iran, and the Fallout from Natanz

4/16/2021
Israel Policy Forum Policy Advisor Shira Efron speaks with hosts Evan Gottesman and Eli Kowaz about the aftermath of a recent Israeli attack on the Natanz nuclear site in Iran and what it says about Israel's posture vis-a-vis Tehran. Click here to register for Israel Policy Forum's upcoming video briefing on the Israel-Iran conflict (Tuesday, April 20). Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:00:24:45

West Bank, Gaza, Aid, Elections

4/13/2021
Washington Institute Adjunct Fellow Neri Zilber provides an overview of the state of affairs with the Palestinians, including the resumption of U.S. aid to the West Bank and Gaza, as well as the question of elections. Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:01:03:19

Arab-Jewish Political Integration

4/6/2021
Some of the biggest stories out of the March 2021 Knesset election have included the breakup of the Joint List, low voter turnout among Arab citizens of Israel, and the emergence of the United Arab List as a potential kingmaker in Israeli politics. In this program, activist Maisam Jaljuli, co-chair of the board of directors of Sikkuy and a member of the secretariat of Standing Together, examines the future of Arab participation in Israeli politics. Support the show...

Duration:01:01:32

The Consequences of Closing a Consulate

4/5/2021
Host Evan Gottesman speaks with former American diplomat Ari Gore, who served in the U.S. Consulate General in Jerusalem, about the Trump administration's closure of the mission, ramifications for the U.S.-Palestinian relationship, and the potential for President Joe Biden to adopt a different course with the Palestinians. ExploreRead Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:00:30:28