JU:Israel Teachers Lounge
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JU:Israel The Teachers Lounge brings you into our conversation. With analysis of big events, headlines and issues, Alan, Mike and their team zoom out for big picture. Join us to stay in the loop. Don’t feel disconnected from Israel. We've got your back.
Most Recent Episode
Ep. 29 - Make the Middle East Great Again
1 day ago
Now that the roads are back open and life has gone back to (what passes for) normal in Israel, Alan and Mike unpack President Trump's trip to the Middle East. Will there be changes to the status quo? Or is this all sound and fury signifying nothing?
You can read and watch the Saudi Arabia speech here: http://time.com/4787609/donald-trump-saudi-arabia-speech-2/
The Israel speech: http://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/1.791340
Trump denying that he mentioned the word "Israel" to the Russians, despite the fact that nobody claimed that he did. For many, this is him NOT denying leaking sensitive Israeli information. http://www.timesofisrael.com/trump-says-he-never-mentioned-israel-in-leak-to-russians/
Dennis Ross: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dennis_Ross
Mike on Jews and Presidents: http://juisrael.jerusalemu.org/blog/fail-to-the-chief
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