People of the Pod

By American Jewish Committee (AJC)

People of the Pod is a weekly podcast analyzing global affairs through a Jewish lens, brought to you by American Jewish Committee. Hosts Seffi Kogen and Manya Brachear Pashman examine current events, the people driving them, and what it all means for America, Israel, and the Jewish people.

  1. 1.
    Non-Orthodox Conversion in Israel: Dividing or Uniting the Jewish World?
    26:01
  2. 2.
    Soraya Nadia McDonald on Being Black and Jewish; NBC’s No Good, Very Bad Week
    30:38
  3. 3.
    Israel and the International Criminal Court; The Power of Music
    25:00
  4. 4.
    The Real Danger of QAnon; Telling the Jewish Story in Arabic
    28:07
  5. 5.
    The Problem with California’s Ethnic Studies; Mayors United Against Antisemitism
    24:11
  6. 6.
    International Holocaust Remembrance Day with Mandy Gonzalez; Israel’s COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout and the Palestinians
    49:49
  7. 7.
    The Biden Administration Gets Underway and Post-Inauguration Reflections
    25:08
  8. 8.
    Inside America’s Far Right; Congressman Ritchie Torres
    48:11
  1. 9.
    A Special Conversation with Congressman Ritchie Torres
    16:23
  2. 10.
    Ambassador Daniel Shapiro on Biden's Foreign Policy; Responding to the Attack on the Capitol
    34:18
  3. 11.
    Georgia Runoff Elections and Tackling Hate in America
    31:38
  4. 12.
    UN Mideast Envoy Nickolay Mladenov; Celebrating Hanukkah
    21:04
  5. 13.
    Israeli Political Rumblings; Jersey City Attack: One Year Later
    29:41
  6. 14.
    Intrigue in Iran and the Stories of Mizrahi Jews
    24:42
  7. 15.
    Talking Racial Justice with Eric Ward and Rabbi Angela Buchdahl
    27:24
  8. 16.
    Religion and Politics in the 2020 Election with The Atlantic’s Emma Green
    30:46
  9. 17.
    Election 2020 Analysis: Bethany Mandel, Ron Kampeas
    35:37
  10. 18.
    Election 2020: A Bipartisan Analysis and a Focus on Florida
    38:41
  11. 19.
    Debra Messing; AJC’s Groundbreaking State of Antisemitism in America Report
    44:27
  12. 20.
    COVID-19 in NY's Ultra-Orthodox Community with Jacob Kornbluh; Iran Sanctions with Mark Dubowitz
    50:26
  13. 21.
    Facebook Bans Holocaust Denial Content
    24:28
  14. 22.
    Josh Kraft on Together Beat Hate
    21:40
  15. 23.
    White Supremacy in America and David Duke
    45:16
  16. 24.
    Remembering Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
    29:12
  17. 25.
    Talking Arab-Israeli Peace with Acting Consul General Israel Nitzan
    27:45
  18. 26.
    AJC UAE Office; Reflections on #BlackJewishUnity Week
    22:32
  19. 27.
    Celebrating #BlackJewishUnity Week with the National Urban League
    30:46
  20. 28.
    Election 2020: The Republican National Convention
    24:11
  21. 29.
    Election 2020: The Democratic National Convention
    27:10
  22. 30.
    Election 2020: VP Candidate Kamala Harris; Upheaval in Lebanon
    30:08
  23. 31.
    Election 2020: Biden’s VP Pick
    29:30
  24. 32.
    The George Soros Saga: Antisemitism, Conspiracies, and Influence
    27:21
  25. 33.
    Remembering Congressman John Lewis
    22:57
  26. 34.
    Rep. Deutch on Annexation; Daniel Gordis on Two-State Solution; Rabbi Horvilleur on Antisemitism
    47:31
  27. 35.
    Antisemitic Conspiracy Theories; Coronavirus Resurgence in Israel
    39:07
  28. 36.
    Rabbi Angela Buchdahl on Jews and Race; Election 2020 Debate
    55:31
  29. 37.
    Eric Ward on Racial Justice; A Conversation with Benny Gantz
    43:16
  30. 38.
    Highlights from the First-Ever AJC Virtual Global Forum
    51:44
  31. 39.
    Virtual Global Forum Preview with AJC CEO David Harris, a Conversation with Jeffrey Goldberg
    42:02
  32. 40.
    Lonnie Bunch on Race Relations; Isaac Herzog on Israel and the Diaspora
    42:53
  33. 41.
    A Conversation with Mayor Eric Garcetti and Mayor Betsy Price; Moroccan Jewish Heritage
    46:44
  34. 42.
    Israel's New Government, Facebook’s New Oversight Board
    37:15
  35. 43.
    Changing U.S. Political Landscape; Recovering Nazi-Looted Art
    38:57
  36. 44.
    Colorado Governor on the Coronavirus; 75 Years Since the End of WWII
    38:08
  37. 45.
    Celebrating Israel with Sharansky, Germany’s Hezbollah Ban, New UK Labour Leader
    54:28
  38. 46.
    Israeli Government Agreement, Arabic Video on the Holocaust
    48:10
  39. 47.
    Road to a New Israeli Government; Passover Prep
    43:39
  40. 48.
    Coronavirus in the U.S.; Israeli Political Drama
    37:52
  41. 49.
    Israel’s Response to the Coronavirus; Creatively Quarantined
    41:56
  42. 50.
    Quarantine in Israel, Jews in the UAE
    36:27

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