The Promised Podcast: Not Our Holocaust Day?

PART 3: On why Ultra-Orthodox Israelis ignore, and sometimes mock, Holocaust and Heroism Remembrance Day

An Ultra Orthodox Jewish man visits the Hall of Names at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial in Jerusalem
An Ultra Orthodox Jewish man visits the Hall of Names at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial in Jerusalem AP

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Allison, Don and Noah ask why Ultra-Orthodox Israelis ignore, and sometimes mock, Holocaust and Heroism Remembrance Day.

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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.