Politics & Current Affairs

Only after fleeing Iran have I been able to perceive my home clearly, and what disturbs me the most are not the political or economic issues there but the social and sexual ones.

May 13 2020 12:27AM

What the headline-making rabbinic showdown over online seders reveals about Jewish law and its limits.

May 4 2020 12:01AM

Ultra-Orthodox Jews have been one of the hardest-hit groups in Israel and elsewhere. Why?

April 23 2020 12:01AM

Those with greater ability to help are called upon to bear greater risk.

April 2 2020 12:01AM

The foreign-policy expert joins us to talk about how things there have got so bad, what the regime is thinking, and what it means for tensions with America.

April 2 2020 12:01AM

The foreign-policy expert joins us to talk about how to slow down Iran’s march toward nuclear weapons—without getting entangled in a military confrontation.

Tikvah Podcast at Mosaic and Richard Goldberg
March 19 2020 12:01AM

The rabbi joins us to talk about the great theologian Eliezer Berkovits and his distinct vision of Jewish sexual ethics.

Tikvah Podcast at Mosaic and Mark Gottlieb
Feb. 27 2020 12:01AM

The expert on religious law joins us to talk about the importance of Espinoza v. Montana Department of Revenue.

Tikvah Podcast at Mosaic and Michael Avi Helfand
Feb. 20 2020 12:01AM

The co-author of a worrisome new report on the quickening secularization of American young people joins us to talk about his findings.

Jan. 30 2020 12:01AM

A bomb scare during the film about the murderer of Yitzḥak Rabin prompts musings on behavior private and public.

Jan. 29 2020 12:01AM

In a world without a creator God Who actually cares about us and about what we do, reducing pain becomes the primary thing that matters. And that leads to all sorts of deformities.

Jan. 27 2020 12:01AM

The author of A Time to Build joins us to talk about why institutions matter and what communities of faith can do to contribute to American renewal.

Jan. 24 2020 12:01AM

A visit with an imam and a rabbi who together are attempting the impossible in Sweden’s most notoriously anti-Semitic city.

Jan. 21 2020 12:01AM