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Oct 31, 2013

The Jewish Federations of North America's William Daroff joined Mark Finkelstein and I on Understanding the World today. We talked about social issues like SNAP and ACA as well as Iran, the Israeli-Palestinian Peace Process, the Sharansky proposal for the Holy Basin in Jerusalem and much more.


Oct 24, 2013

Catherine Swoboda and Megan Forgrave from the World Food Prize joined Mark Finkelstein and I in the studio to talk about the World Food Prize, Hunger in Iowa, GMOs and much more.


Oct 17, 2013

Great interview with Dr. Phyllis Chesler.

Phyllis Chesler is an Emerita Professor of Psychology and Women's Studies at City University of New York. She is a best- selling author, a legendary feminist leader, a psychotherapist and an expert courtroom witness. Dr. Chesler has published thousands of articles and, most...


Oct 10, 2013

We talked Syria, Iran, and much more with Jonathan Spyer, columnist for the Jerusalem Post, senior researcher for the GLORIA Center and fellow for the Middle East Forum. If you want to know everything that is going on in Syria and the Middle East, listen to this show!


Oct 3, 2013

Mark Finkelstein and I talked Iran, Rouhani specifically, Netanyahu, Syria, the Peace Process and Israel-Diaspora relations with one of the Jerusalem Post's leading columnists.