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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

Israel's New Government: A One-Month Performance Review

7/22/2021
Host Evan Gottesman checks in with Israel Policy Forum Fellow Nimrod Novik for an evaluation of the new Israeli government's performance since its inauguration in June. Read Nimrod Novik in Just Security: "As Israeli Leader Bennett Prepares to Visit the White House, Biden’s Message Might Prove Formative" Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:00:28:28

Across the Jordan

7/20/2021
The new Israeli government seems intent on turning the page in its relations with the country with which it shares its longest border: Jordan. Will the effort be successful? How will Israel-Jordan ties affect (and be affected by) developments in Jerusalem and with the Palestinians? Haaretz journalist Noa Landau and Middle East analyst Aaron Magid discuss. Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:00:59:14

Coming Attractions, Jerusalem Edition

7/15/2021
Host Evan Gottesman joins Terrestrial Jerusalem's Danny Seidemann to discuss issues that could impact Jerusalem in the coming weeks and months, from potential court decisions on evictions in Sheikh Jarrah and Silwan to a public hearing on settlement building in the contentious E1 area east of the city. Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:00:34:42

Palestinians Versus Authority

6/30/2021
Palestinians are protesting across the West Bank. In major cities like Ramallah and Hebron, people have been turning out to demonstrate against the Palestinian Authority after anti-corruption activist Nizar Banat died in PA custody; Banat was reportedly brutally beaten by security forces during his arrest last week. Host Evan Gottesman speaks with Ibrahim Eid Dalalsha, director of the Horizon Center, a Ramallah-based think tank, about the situation. Support the show...

Duration:00:30:53

A Bennett-Lapid Foreign Policy

6/29/2021
Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Correspondent Lahav Harkov joins Israel Policy Forum's latest briefing from the UAE to provide a breakdown on Yair Lapid's inaugural overseas trip as foreign minister and how the new Bennett-Lapid government's foreign policy compares with the approach taken by former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Support the show (http://support.israelpolicyforum.org/donate)

Duration:00:59:17

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