LISTEN: How Netanyahu Poisoned Israel's Vaccination Well

Haaretz Weekly
LISTEN: How Netanyahu poisoned Israel's vaccination well
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LISTEN: How Netanyahu poisoned Israel's vaccination wellCredit: Jack Gues / AFP
Haaretz Weekly

Host Simon Spungin is joined by Haaretz’s Anshel Pfeffer and political scientist and public opinion expert Dahlia Scheindlin to discuss the latest on Israel’s delta wave of the coronavirus.

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We ask: Should Israelis be getting a third shot of the vaccine? What role is former prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu playing in the dangerous anti-vaxx movement? And how will his successor, Naftali Bennett, handle the growing number of infections?

Also: How does the politicization of responses to the pandemic in Israel differ from a similar phenomenon in the United States?