In this episode, Donniel Hartman and Yossi Klein Halevi discuss Prime Minister Netanyahu’s leadership failure, the role of criticizing one’s society and leadership even during a moment of crisis, why leaders must take responsibility for what they didn’t prevent, and the power of Israeli civil society taking up the slack in this leadership vacuum.
Mentioned in this episode:
- The Eglah Arufah (ritual for an unsolved murder): Deuteronomy 21:1-4
- Reference to this ritual in the Kahan Report, 1985.
A transcript of this episode is available here.