LISTEN: Bibi’s Bonanza, Arresting Activists and the Death of God TV

Despite a spike in coronavirus cases and the threat of another lockdown, Israelis continue to protest their 'crime minister.' LISTEN FREE to Aluf Benn and Judy Maltz.

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Host Simon Spungin is joined by Haaretz editor-in-chief Aluf Benn and correspondent Judy Maltz.

In Part One, Aluf discusses the 'crime minister' protests against Benjamin Netanyahu, the optics of the PM's million-shekel tax refund, the arrest of a decorated Air Force commander, Benny Gantz's defection from the anti-Netanyahu camp, and why Bibi isn't to blame for the spike in new coronavirus cases in Israel.

LISTEN: Bibi's bonanza, arresting activists and the death of God TVCredit: Haaretz

In Part Two, Judy comments on an unprecedented decision to take a proselytizing evangelical television channel off the air, the chaotic state of Nefesh B'Nefesh and how Israel is still importing coronavirus cases.

Recommended related reading:

Israel Pulls Plug on God TV, Evangelical Channel 'Spreading Gospel of Jesus' to Jews / Judy Maltz

Nefesh B’Nefesh Failed to Comply With Legal Requirements, Report Reveals, Risks Loss of State Funding / Judy Maltz

Israeli Court Orders Leader of Protest Against Netanyahu Released From Police Custody / Josh Breiner and Nir Hasson

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