The Promised Podcast: Losing Patience, Power, and Dignity

Has Netanyahu lost his grip? Are mainstream Israelis losing patience with settlers? When we swoon over the Stones and Lady Gaga, have we lost our dignity?

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IDF troops inspect a building in the West Bank village of Beit Ola, near Hebron. June 21,2014.
IDF troops inspect a building in the West Bank village of Beit Ola, near Hebron. June 21,2014.Credit: AFP

Have we lost patience with settlers?
Is mainstream Israel losing patience with settlers, as found in a recent poll conducted by an institution that supports the settlements?

Is Netanyahu’s stonewalling beginning to crumble?
How long can Prime Minster Netanyahu go on being the Peace Process’ “obstructionist-in-chief?’ Has he lost his grip?

Why swooning over the Stones just isn’t cool
Is our joy over the Stones, Neil Young, Lady Gaga and other A-List acts coming to Israel just a little pathetic?

All songs by Baladino, singing in the dying language of Ladino, from their new album “Dos Amantes”:
La Kumida La Manyana
Si Veriash A La Rana
A Sinyora Novia
Kuando El Rey Nimrod

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