Rudy Rochman and Rabbi Yehuda HaKohen discuss: Have the Jewish people been colonized? Are Jews a religion? A race? An ethnicity? A culture? Was Zionism a colonial or decolonial project? What does Jewish decolonization look like? What are the current challenges & objectives of Jewish liberation?
Orientalism and the Jews demonstrates that, since the Middle Ages, Jews have been seen in the Western world as both occidental and oriental. Jews formed the model for medieval depictions of Muslim warriors. Representations of biblical Jews in early modern Europe provided essential sustenance for Western fictions about the Muslim world. And many of the [...]
Through a stellar cast of politicians, diplomats, spies and soldiers - including T.E. Lawrence, Winston Churchill and Charles de Gaulle - 'A Line in the Sand' tells the story of the short but crucial era when Britain and France ruled the Middle East.
Follow the audio shiurim, lectures and speeches of Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, global religious leader, philosopher, author of over 30 books and moral voice for our time. Rabbi Sacks served as Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth between September 1991 and September 2013.
Broadcasting the truth and beauty of the land of Israel and the Jewish people. Featuring hosts Ari Abramowitz & Jeremy Gimpel, Josh Hasten, Eve Harow, Yishai Fleisher, Shlomo Katz, Gil Hoffman, and Rav Mike Feuer.
Israel Story is a bi-weekly podcast, hosted by Mishy Harman and distributed by PRX, the Public Radio Exchange. It tells modern tales from an ancient land - the kind of stories you'd share with a friend over a plate of hummus on a Friday afternoon, or with your partner at the end of a long [...]