Ukraine

One of the greatest Jewish historians on the clash of civilizations that played out within the psyches of young Odessan Jews.

July 27 2022 12:01AM

A native of Odessa, the Jewish thinker needed no convincing that Ukrainians were a distinct nation. He understood that if they were subdued, no other nation would stand a chance.

April 25 2022 12:01AM

Indignation at Israel’s response to Russia’s invasion has intensified while becoming ever more untethered from the facts.

March 28 2022 12:01AM

Why was a random Polish shtetl singled out in the 19th century to become the home of fools in dozens of Jewish fables?

March 23 2022 12:01AM

Putin sends his pet neo-Nazis to assassinate a Jewish president.

Oved Lobel
March 11 2022 12:01AM

The name is comical and magical at once, designating a city of broad boulevards and fancy shop windows known to Sholem Aleichem’s Tevye the dairyman and others.

March 9 2022 12:01AM

The Jewish state has been criticized this week for not standing up for Ukraine against Russia. It would probably like to, but its hands have been tied by its own closest ally.

Feb. 28 2022 12:01AM

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has begun. To explain how it came about and what can be done, a top foreign-policy scholar joins the podcast this week.

Feb. 25 2022 12:01AM

Faith is what you struggle with when you do not have the crutch of easy graving.

Elliot Jager
Sept. 2 2020 12:01AM

Putin visits Yad Vashem.

Izabella Taborovsky
Jan. 28 2020 12:01AM

A former comedian discusses the 20th century’s great tragedies.

David Horovitz and Volodymyr Zelensky
Jan. 23 2020 12:01AM

Caught in the middle of Russia’s hybrid war on their country, they need serious help—and nobody is listening.

Jan. 7 2020 12:01AM

The idea that the USSR ever constituted any kind of “homeland” for any Jewish person is an infamy.

Oct. 30 2019 12:01AM

A land without opportunity.

Cnaan Lipshiz
Sept. 24 2019 12:01AM