The 'Fission Indecision' Edition The Promised Podcast

How should Leftist Israelis react to the framework agreement which limits Iran's military nuclear program, yet leaves the country with lots of uranium and lots of centrifuges to process it at a future date?

At the nuclear talks in Lausanne, Switzerland. April 2, 2015.
At the nuclear talks in Lausanne, Switzerland. April 2, 2015.Credit: AP

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The Times of Israel's Miriam Herschlag, activist Professor Alon Tal, and Noah discuss three topics of incomparable importance, and end with an anecdote each about something in Israel that made them smile this week.

Fission Indecision
How Leftist Israelis ought to react to the framework agreement limiting Iran's military nuclear program, but leaving the country (which, as we speak, is hosting a Holocaust denial cartoon contest) with lots of uranium and lots of centrifuges to process it at a future date.

Trailing off
Is Israel's culture of hiking the land imperiled as the Zionist ethos that gave birth to it is itself waning?

So much to protest, so little protest music?
Is Israeli pop music hopelessly and cluelessly apolitical and navel-gazing, as one music critic has just written?

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