Podcast: Yossi Shain on the Israeli Century

The author of a new book arguing that Israel is the lodestar of Jewish life even for Jews in the Diaspora joins us to talk about his argument.

The cover of Yossi Shain’s new book, The Israeli Century: How the Zionist Revolution Changed History and Reinvented by Judaism. 

The cover of Yossi Shain’s new book, The Israeli Century: How the Zionist Revolution Changed History and Reinvented by Judaism. 

Observation
Feb. 11 2022
About the authors

Yossi Shain, a member of Israel’s Knesset, is Romulo Betancourt professor of political science at Tel Aviv University and founding director of the Center for Jewish Civilization at Georgetown University.

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