The Promised Podcast

An inside view of how Israel can warm your heart and make your blood boil. It’s a show by a journalist, a professor and an NGO professional who live in and love Israel even though it drives them crazy, and who each week discuss the latest in Israeli politics, culture, and society.

https://tlv1.fm/promisedpodcast

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h3m. Bisher sind 404 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 18 days 21 hours 31 minutes

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episode 40: The “Hey, What’s Up With the New Guy?” Edition


Allison Kaplan Sommer, Ohad Zeltzer-Zubida and Noah Efron discuss three topics of incomparable importance and end with an anecdote about something in Israel that made them smile this week.   —“Who Are You, Naftali Bennett?”— Is...


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   1h20m
 
 

episode 39: The “I Have Been Able to Form a Government” Edition


Allison Kaplan Sommer, Don Futterman and Noah Efron discuss three topics of incomparable importance and end with an anecdote about something in Israel that made them smile this week.   —“I Have Been Able to Form a Government!”— Just...


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   1h23m
 
 

episode 38: The “Still Crazy After All These Tears” Edition


What, if anything, changed with the clashes of the past weeks? So maybe 5th elections are a good idea? Did the Supreme Court just save Israeli democracy (or destroy it)?


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   1h11m
 
 

episode 37: The “Fair Thoughts & Unhappy Hours” Edition


Allison Kaplan Sommer, Ohad Zeltzer-Zubida and Noah Efron discuss three topics of incomparable importance and end with an anecdote about something in Israel that made them smile this week.   —The Problem of Power— Trevor Noah and John Oliver...


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   1h19m
 
 

episode 36: The “F*cked Up Chickens, Coming Home to Roost”


Rockets and missiles from the south and mob violence most everywhere else: Why did Israel just dissolve into bloodshed? How do you celebrate the “reunification” of Jerusalem (and how don’t you)?


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 2021-05-13  1h24m
 
 

episode 35: “The Fault Is Not in Our Stars” Edition


Allison Kaplan Sommer, Ohad Zeltzer-Zubida, Sally Abed (for a bit) and Noah Efron discuss three topics of incomparable importance and end with an anecdote about something in Israel that made them smile this week.   —(Qui Est-Ce Que)...


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 2021-05-06  1h33m
 
 

episode 34: The “There’s Something About Romi!” Edition


Why are parts of the center-left hoping to see the head of the Yamina party as our next PM? What and who are behind the violence and demonstrations in Jaffa? Why does Hebrew touch us in the most intimate ways in the most intimate places?


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 2021-04-29  1h33m
 
 

episode 33: The “Unity is the Thing We Seek” Edition


Is a government that includes the right, left and center what Israel needs right now? How much attention should we pay Kahanist MK, Itamar Ben Gvir? Does what we Israelis wear tell us something about who we are?


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 2021-04-22  1h24m
 
 

episode 32: The “73!” Edition


Seventy-three years in the making, a podcastilogical celebration of Israeli Independence Day!


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 2021-04-14  1h0m
 
 

episode 31: The “Fit for the Job?” Edition


Was the President right to ask the PM to form the next government? Is it hypocritical of Netanyahu to form a coalition with the support of the Islamist Ra’am Party? What do we need in our new president?


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 2021-04-08  1h26m