The beginning of a new series investigating how the Israeli Declaration of Independence came about, and what the text reveals about the country it brought into being.
The historian Martin Kramer interviews the former American ambassador to Israel in order to discover how the historic Middle East deals came together.
Israel famously has no constitution. It turns out that’s no accident but rather the will of its first prime minister, who explains his thinking here.
The Israeli researcher joins us to talk about his blockbuster essay in Mosaic.
The Jewish state is leading the world in vaccinations, a welcome fact that almost nobody properly understands.
The coronavirus has dramatized the tensions in Israeli society. This week, a ḥaredi communal leader joins us to chart a path forward.
The author of a new book about Israel’s diplomatic history joins us to discuss the enduring lessons he’s learned from surveying 3,000 years of Jewish history.