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JU Israel Teachers Lounge

By Alan Goldman & Michael Unterberg

The Jerusalem U's Teachers Lounge is a weekly Israeli news update with veteran Gap Year teachers Mike Unterberg and Alan Goldman, taking you behind the headlines and to let you know what's really going on in Israeli politics, news and culture.

  1. 1.
    Ep. 102 - Dual Loyalty12/13/2018
    32:37
  2. 2.
    Ep. 101 - Bibi Investigations and Northern Operations - Raoul Wootliff Explains the News12/06/2018
    47:47
  3. 3.
    Ep. 100 - AirBNB Unlists West Bank Jews11/29/2018
    35:37
  4. 4.
    Ep. 99 - Interview with Tani Frank of Ne’emanei Torah Va’Avodah11/22/2018
    39:13
  5. 5.
    Ep. 98 - Gaza Violence Causes Political Shake Up11/15/2018
    39:17
  6. 6.
    Ep. 97 - Discussing Israel Criticism on Campus11/08/2018
    39:52
  7. 7.
    Ep. 96 - Pittsburgh Discussions With Students and Thoughts on Israeli Elections11/01/2018
    39:19
  8. 8.
    Ep. 95 - Where has Oslo left us? 10/25/2018
    36:03
  1. 9.
    Ep. 94 - Gaza Border Clashes and Airport Detentions10/18/2018
    37:45
  2. 10.
    Ep. 93 - The Camp David Peace Accords, and Why They're Relevant 40 Years later10/11/2018
    40:52
  3. 11.
    Ep. 92 - The Yom Kippur War and Why its Relevant 45 Years later10/04/2018
    34:47
  4. 12.
    Ep. 91 - Defunding UNRWA09/06/2018
    37:06
  5. 13.
    Ep. 90 - Democratic AND Jewish08/30/2018
    35:14
  6. 14.
    Ep. 89 - Back to School Advice08/23/2018
    36:12
  7. 15.
    Ep. 88 - Nation State and the Lauder Letter08/16/2018
    32:40
  8. 16.
    Ep. 87 - Thoughts of a Palestinian Israeli08/09/2018
    42:25
  9. 17.
    Ep. 86 - An Age of Protest (with few solutions)08/02/2018
    41:35
  10. 18.
    Ep. 85 - Understanding the Nation State Bill07/19/2018
    42:45
  11. 19.
    Ep. 84 - Reflections on a Quiet Day in Hebron07/12/2018
    32:46
  12. 20.
    Ep. 83 - INN vs. Birthright07/05/2018
    39:15
  13. 21.
    Ep. 37 - Declare Independence! Part 1B (Re-release) 06/28/2018
    33:58
  14. 22.
    Ep. 36 - Declare Independence! Part 1A (Re-release)06/28/2018
    31:30
  15. 23.
    Ep. 32 - People of the Book... Week. (Re-release) 06/21/2018
    49:11
  16. 24.
    Ep. 82 - Talking Politics in a Partisan Age06/14/2018
    37:49
  17. 25.
    Ep. 81 - Trauma and Resilience Under Fire in Southern Israel 06/07/2018
    46:29
  18. 26.
    Ep. 80 - Missiles, Abu Mazen and Oligarchs05/31/2018
    36:24
  19. 27.
    Ep. 79 - When will they give Israel a break?05/24/2018
    30:24
  20. 28.
    Ep. 78 - Battle on the Border, and in the Media05/17/2018
    29:21
  21. 29.
    Ep. 77 - Iran Deal: Before and After05/10/2018
    34:37
  22. 30.
    Ep. 76 - Ambassador Dan Shapiro05/02/2018
    45:49
  23. 31.
    Ep. 75 - Barnard Students Explain the BDS Vote04/26/2018
    41:48
  24. 32.
    Ep. 74 - State of the State at 7004/19/2018
    44:14
  25. 33.
    Ep. 73 - Clashes on the Borders04/12/2018
    36:18
  26. 34.
    Ep. 72 - Bibi, Gaza, Russia & Refugees 03/29/2018
    33:42
  27. 35.
    Ep. 71 - Passover, Food and Israel03/22/2018
    28:49
  28. 36.
    Ep. 70 - Israel Haredi Draft Law and Coalition Crisis03/15/2018
    36:58
  29. 37.
    Ep. 69 - AIPAC Conference and Response to Farrakhan03/08/2018
    28:55
  30. 38.
    Ep. 68 - Case 4000 and Embassy Update02/28/2018
    40:49
  31. 39.
    Ep. 67 - News and Perspective02/22/2018
    35:14
  32. 40.
    Ep. 66 - Behind Enemy (and Head) Lines 02/15/2018
    30:59
  33. 41.
    Ep. 65 - The Poland/Israel Death Camp Controversy02/08/2018
    39:03
  34. 42.
    Ep. 64 - When a Stranger Resides With You...02/01/2018
    35:37
  35. 43.
    Ep. 63 - Why We Need Journalism01/25/2018
    50:07
  36. 44.
    Ep. 62 - What They Don't Know About Israel01/18/2018
    45:24
  37. 45.
    Ep. 61 - TVA Recharge is Back!01/11/2018
    38:07
  38. 46.
    Ep 60 - How to Pronounce "Goethe" (and being a Jewish History teacher)01/04/2018
    32:59
  39. 47.
    Ep. 59 - Conflict and Mediation12/28/2017
    39:00
  40. 48.
    Ep. 58 - A View from Academia12/21/2017
    41:00
  41. 49.
    Ep. 57 - One Week in Jerusalem12/14/2017
    43:08
  42. 50.
    Ep. 56 - The Jerusalem Declaration12/06/2017
    47:39
  43. 51.
    Ep. 55 - Peace or Pessimism?11/30/2017
    38:04
  44. 52.
    Ep. 54 - 242 and Sadat Too11/23/2017
    43:20
  45. 53.
    Ep. 53 - The State of the Region 11/16/2017
    45:41
  46. 54.
    Ep. 52 - November 29th, 1947: The Gil Troy Perspective11/09/2017
    37:49
  47. 55.
    Ep. 51 - The Jewish Renaissance Continues11/02/2017
    44:51
  48. 56.
    Ep. 50 - The Balfour Century10/23/2017
    40:17
  49. 57.
    Ep. 49 - Stop Pro-Israel Education!10/20/2017
    35:26
  50. 58.
    Ep. 48 - Peel at 8010/04/2017
    48:25
  51. 59.
    Ep. 47 - National Repentance 09/28/2017
    39:25
  52. 60.
    Ep. 46 - Advocacy or Education?09/14/2017
    35:22
  53. 61.
    Ep. 45 - Hollywood and Holy Land09/08/2017
    36:33
  54. 62.
    Ep. 44 - 120 Years of Zionism08/31/2017
    41:32
  55. 63.
    Ep. 43 - The New Old Hate08/24/2017
    48:56
  56. 64.
    Ep. 42 - Demystifying Antisemitism08/17/2017
    33:08
  57. 65.
    Ep. 41 - Culture Clash08/11/2017
    43:41
  58. 66.
    Ep. 40 - Those Who Do Not Remember...08/03/2017
    42:45
  59. 67.
    Ep. 39 - Jerusalem Syndrome07/27/2017
    42:16
  60. 68.
    Ep. 38 - Temple Mount: Beyond the Headlines07/23/2017
    47:00
  61. 69.
    Ep. 37 - Declare Independence! Part 1B07/13/2017
    33:58
  62. 70.
    Ep. 36 - Declare Independence! Part 1A07/13/2017
    31:30
  63. 71.
    Ep. 35 - Manifest Destiny07/06/2017
    44:46
  64. 72.
    Ep. 34 - Sharing Spaces06/29/2017
    50:31
  65. 73.
    Ep. 33 - The Future is Back06/22/2017
    47:12
  66. 74.
    Ep. 32 - People of the Book... Week. 06/16/2017
    49:11
  67. 75.
    Ep. 31 - Not About the Six Day War. Honest!06/09/2017
    37:01
  68. 76.
    Ep. 30 - Midreshet HaRova Speaks! 06/02/2017
    53:50
  69. 77.
    Ep. 29 - Make the Middle East Great Again05/25/2017
    44:21
  70. 78.
    Ep. 28 - Hummus: The Movie Premiere05/18/2017
    32:56
  71. 79.
    Ep. 27 - What's So Funny About Ethno-National Democracies? 05/11/2017
    25:51
  72. 80.
    Ep. 27 - What's So Funny About Ethno-National Democracies? 05/11/2017
    25:51
  73. 81.
    Ep. 26 - Meanwhile in Gaza...05/05/2017
    43:50
  74. 82.
    Ep. 25 - One Nation, Many Identities04/27/2017
    37:25
  75. 83.
    Ep. 24 - What's a Jew to You?04/20/2017
    46:35
  76. 84.
    Ep. 23.5 - Bonus mini-episode for Yom Aliya04/06/2017
    11:41
  77. 85.
    Ep. 23 - Who Knew? Aliya Updates04/03/2017
    53:01
  78. 86.
    Ep. 22 - BBTV03/23/2017
    52:23
  79. 87.
    Ep. 21 - How Quo is the Status? 03/01/2017
    37:53
  80. 88.
    Ep. 20 - Elor, Bibi, Donald & Nikki02/22/2017
    43:40
  81. 89.
    Ep. 19 - Two States or what?02/16/2017
    49:21
  82. 90.
    Ep. 18 - Occupied? Disputed? Confusing!01/27/2017
    49:18
  83. 91.
    Ep. 17 - Media Meta-Musings01/20/2017
    41:06
  84. 92.
    Ep. 16 - MTVA Speaks Out!01/10/2017
    57:06
  85. 93.
    Ep. 15 - Really?! Again?!12/29/2016
    36:03
  86. 94.
    Ep. 14 - New Year's Resolution? 12/26/2016
    50:43
  87. 95.
    Ep. 13 Ch-Ch-Changes12/22/2016
    30:27
  88. 96.
    Ep. 12 - Settlement Crisis Alert!12/08/2016
    41:09
  89. 97.
    Ep. 11 - From Forest Fires to OSU11/30/2016
    38:01
  90. 98.
    Ep. 10 - Zio... whaaaaaa? 11/24/2016
    37:03
  91. 99.
    Ep. 9 - Nu... so what now? 11/09/2016
    36:03
  92. 100.
    Ep. 8 - Bagels and Balfour11/02/2016
    49:38
  93. 101.
    Ep. 7 - Judea, Samaria and the Truth10/14/2016
    36:52
  94. 102.
    Ep. 6 - Lessons Learned from the Legacy of a Founding Father09/28/2016
    36:24
  95. 103.
    Ep. 5 - Who is Bibi convincing?09/22/2016
    45:36
  96. 104.
    Ep. 4 - Rule of Three - Jewish Style09/01/2016
    41:35
  97. 105.
    Ep. 2 - Jewish Lives Matter08/23/2016
    34:06
  98. 106.
    Ep. 3 - Behind the Scenes08/19/2016
    28:40
  99. 107.
    Episode 1 - #activism08/02/2016
    22:12

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