The Jerusalem Post Podcast
Roe v Wade: What is the Jewish take on abortion?

Roe v Wade: What is the Jewish take on abortion?

June 30, 2022

Yaakov and Lahav talk with Rabbi David Wolpe, one of America’s leading pulpit rabbis and Jewish thinkers about the controversial Supreme Court decision. They also discuss Yair Lapid and the type of prime minister he will be for Israel.

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Is Israel ready for another round of elections?

Is Israel ready for another round of elections?

June 23, 2022

The Jerusalem Post Podcast with Yaakov Katz and Lahav Harkov.

Yaakov and Lahav get into why Bennett's diverse government didn't last and what they think lies ahead as Israel enters its fifth election season in three and a half years.

Plus, the podcast says goodbye to longtime JPost Political Reporter Gil Hoffman, who sums up 24 exciting years at the paper.

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Caribbean Paradise: Cuba to Curacao (Jewish style)

Caribbean Paradise: Cuba to Curacao (Jewish style)

June 20, 2022

The Jerusalem Post Podcast - Travel Edition, Episode 36

We're off to the Caribbean islands Cuba and Curacao. We meet those in love with the islands who are also helping retain their Jewish heritage.

We learn of the islands' histories, culture and food and delve into their Jewishness.

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Israel’s government’s collapse as a new energy opportunity arises

Israel’s government’s collapse as a new energy opportunity arises

June 16, 2022

The Jerusalem Post Podcast with Yaakov Katz and Lahav Harkov.

Yaakov and Lahav discuss the ongoing collapse of Israel's government and the appointment of a new chairman of the Jewish Agency. They then talk to energy expert Gabriel Mitchell about the deal being negotiated with Europe which is desperately seeking Israeli gas.

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Why are settlers okay with the Knesset’s vote against Judea and Samaria?

Why are settlers okay with the Knesset’s vote against Judea and Samaria?

June 9, 2022

The Jerusalem Post Podcast with Yaakov Katz and Lahav Harkov.

Lahav and Tamar talk about the seemingly short life expectancy of Iranian nuclear scientists, Lebanon's threats at the new Karish gas reservoir, and US President Joe Biden's postponed visit to Israel. Then, Lahav speaks with Binyamin regional council mayor Israel Ganz about the surprisingly mixed reactions towards the Knesset's vote against Judea and Samaria in the West Bank.

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Wonder at the world’s biggest cruise ship

Wonder at the world’s biggest cruise ship

June 7, 2022

The Jerusalem Post Podcast - Travel Edition, Episode 35

Mark and David sail on Royal Caribbean International's Wonder of the Seas as it makes its European debut. From giant slides and fabulous shows to a veritable Wonderland of taste sensations, they bring the top 20 things to do on board the world's largest cruise ship. Join them on their latest fun-filled adventure.

Mark and David were guests of Royal Caribbean International.

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The Jerusalem Post Podcast - Travel Edition is sponsored by World Jewish Travel.

What Top Gun can teach Israel about Iran

What Top Gun can teach Israel about Iran

June 2, 2022

The Jerusalem Post Podcast with Yaakov Katz and Lahav Harkov.

Yaakov and Lahav talk about whether Top Gun: Maverick has the solutions for Israel's Iran dilemmas, China's anger at JPost for publishing an interview with Taiwan's foreign minister and more. Plus, Yaakov and Jerusalem Post Senior Analyst Herb Keinon about how racist incidents at the Jerusalem Day flag march reflect on Israel.

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Is Israel going to get over the Abu Akleh crisis?

Is Israel going to get over the Abu Akleh crisis?

May 26, 2022

The Jerusalem Post Podcast with Yaakov Katz and Tamar Uriel-Beeri.

Yaakov is joined by Tamar Uriel-Beeri, managing editor of jpost.com, to talk IDF scholarships and hi-tech fashion. Then, former IDF spokesperson to international media, Lt.-Col. (res.) Peter Lerner joins the podcast to talk the Abu Akleh crisis and whether it'll stay with Israel in the long run.

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Mystical Tzfat and Historic Sarajevo

Mystical Tzfat and Historic Sarajevo

May 24, 2022

The Jerusalem Post Podcast - Travel Edition, Episode 34

It's the home of the Kabbalah, great rabbis and modern artists. Learn all about the city with the longest uninterrupted Jewish presence, Safed, in English, or Tzfat, in Hebrew.

Then Mark and David take us to multicultural Sarajevo in Bosnia, where East meets West. It's also home to the famous Sarajevo Haggadah.

Israel old Safed (Credit: Wikimedia Commons)

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The Jerusalem Post Podcast - Travel Edition is sponsored by World Jewish Travel.

Sallam Lekoulam from Morocco!

Sallam Lekoulam from Morocco!

May 19, 2022

The Jerusalem Post Podcast with Yaakov Katz and Lahav Harkov.

Lahav calls in from Casablanca, where she talks to interfaith activist Jeremie Dahan about Jewish life in Morocco. Yaakov and Lahav talk about the death of Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh and how Israel could have handled it better.

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