Michael Oren, formerly Israel’s ambassador to the United States, a member of the Knesset, and a deputy minister in the prime minister’s office, is the author of, most recently, To All Who Call in Truth (Wicked Son, 2021).
The fourth conflict in the last twelve years between Israel and Gaza looks remarkably like the first. What happened?
Historian, ambassador, public servant—Oren’s done it all. Now, after the publication of a new book of fiction, he joins us to talk about his multifaceted career.
What does each one stand for, and what are its baseline responsibilities toward the other?