No. 76: The Conflict About the Conflict

The Jewish community is being pulled apart by the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Are the positions of the new Jewish left still compatible with liberal Zionism?

The Jewish community is being pulled apart by the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Both the left and the right are driving the debate to extremes, pushing the majority of Jews in the center to disengage. Yehuda Kurtzer and Dov Waxman (UCLA Nazarian Center for Israel Studies) examine this shift, and ask if the positions of the new Jewish left are still compatible with liberal Zionism.

Identity/Crisis: The Ideas Behind the News is a podcast of the Shalom Hartman Institute.

A transcript of this episode is available here.

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Launched in early 2020, Identity/Crisis is a weekly roundtable podcast that explores the ideas behind the news hosted by Shalom Hartman Institute of North America President Yehuda Kurtzer. Episodes cover a wide range of topics and feature experts and content related to news and current events.

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