The Promised Podcast: BDS and the Dream of Nuance

PART 2: Is the lovely dream of nuance too naive an ambition to truly attain?

BDS activists in Los Angeles, August 22, 2016.
AFP / Robyn Beck

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A major new initiative “Israel and the Academy” aims to help folks think about Israel “in a much more nuanced way” than the BDS wars presently allow. Allison, Noah and Times of Israel Ops & Blogs Editor Miriam Herschlag ask: Is the lovely dream of nuance too naive an ambition to truly attain?

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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.