How to Overcome the Pandemic of Polarization

Micah Goodman discusses the dangers of tribalism in an increasingly uncertain and lonely era, and how community is the traditional Jewish solution.
Dr. Micah Goodman is a Research Fellow of the Kogod Research Center at Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem. Micah was named by the Jerusalem Post as one of the 50 most influential Jews in 2017 and by Liberal Magazine as one of the 100 most influential Israelis in 2019. He is the author of six best-selling books. His first three books – Moses’s Final Speech, The Dream of the Kuzari, and The Secrets of the

Micah Goodman spoke with Times of Israel Deputy Editor Amanda Borschel-Dan about how global political polarization has counterintuitively created only more disconnect in the world.


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