In the days since US President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, on Dec. 6, 2017, Shalom Hartman Institute commentators have been interviewed and written their thoughts in the media. Below the latest commentary, see classic articles and video from Hartman about Jerusalem.
Yehuda Kurtzer: " What Does The Jerusalem Decision Mean For U.S. Jews? " All Things Considered, NPR, Dec. 10, 2017
Tomer Persico: What Trump said in his Jerusalem address that should appeal to Muslims , Washington Post, Dec. 7, 2017
Haroon Moghul: " Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital is cruel. It may also hasten peace ," NBC, December 6, 2017
Shaul Magid: " Gold-Plated Jerusalem ," Contending Modernities, Dec. 14, 2017