The Promised Podcast: The Art of Politics

PART 3: A Tel Aviv area design college's president threatened to ban a student painting unless the nude subject's face was blacked out, because the subject happened to be Ayelet Shaked. Is this censorship or just good feminist values?

Yam Amrani's painting of Ayelet Shaked, after it was censored.
Arnon Ben Dor / TimeOut

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The president of a Tel Aviv area design college threatened to ban a student painting unless the nude subject's face was blacked out, because the subject happened to be Minister of Justice Ayelet Shaked. Allison, Don and Noah ask: Is this censorship or just good feminist values?

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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.