The Promised Podcast: The 'G' Word

PART 3: Do we care what our lawmakers believe? Should we?

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Haaretz polled Knesset members, asking whether or not each of the 120 lawmakers believes in God. Allison, Don and Noah discuss the results, which differed from a similar survey taken in 1996, but not how you might expect.

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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.