The Promised Podcast: From Zion Shall Come Forth... Dodgy Diaspora Funding?

PART 2: Should Israel be funding Jewish culture in the Diaspora through Orthodox organizations targeting U.S. campuses?

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Brown University Campus, June 2, 2015.
Brown University Campus, June 2, 2015.Credit: Facebook

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The Israeli state is funding organizations that strengthen Jewish identity on U.S. campuses, and most of the money is going to Orthodox organizations. Allison, Don and Noah discuss whether Israel should be funding Jewish culture in the Diaspora, and whether it should be doing so in this way.

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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.