The Promised Podcast: L’Affair Barghouti: The Times, They Are Retracting

PART 1: On Marwan Barghouti, the hunger strike he’s leading, and the rage over his op-ed in the New York Times

Marwan Barghouti
Jailed senior Fatah leader Marwan Barghouti appears in a Jerusalem court. Jan. 25, 2012 Bernat Armangue/AP

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Allison, Don and Noah discuss the convicted terrorist and likely-future Palestinian President Marwan Barghouti, the hunger strike he’s leading, and the rage over his op-ed in the New York Times.

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The Promised Podcast is an inside view of how Israel can warm your heart and make your blood boil. It’s a radio show by a journalist, a professor and an NGO guy who live in and love Israel even though it drives them crazy, and who each week discuss the latest in Israeli politics, culture and society. The show is hosted by Allison Kaplan Sommer, Don Futterman, and Noah Efron.