JBS-Jewish Broadcasting Service Highlights July 22-28 on Atlantic Broadband CH 168, DIRECTV CH 388, Hotwire CH 269, the Roku streaming player under "Educational", and at www.jbstv.org
Posted by Edith Samers on 07/21/2018 @ 10:22 PM
Go to the JBS website to see the complete schedule and other ways you can see JBS.
Israel Under Siege: Halevi & Gregory
Yossi Klein Halevi, author of "Letters To My Palestinian Neighbors," and TV journalist David Gregory discuss the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in the 21st Century with Rabbi Angela Buchdahl. A program of The Jewish Week with UJA-Fed of New York & Central Synagogue of NYC. Monday - 8pm & 1am; Wednesday - 2pm; Thursday - 10pm & 2am; Saturday - 8pm & 1:30am
25 Years Post Oslo-What's next?
Dennis Ross (Washington Institute), Tal Becker (Israeli Foreign Ministry's Legal Adviser) and Nickolay Mladenov and Fernando Gentilini (of the EU), discuss the Israeli-Palestinian peace process. With AJC's Melanie Maron Pell at the 2018 AJC Global Forum in Jerusalem. Tuesday - 7:30pm & 1:30am; Wednesday - 1:30pm; Saturday - 7pm & 4am
Filmmaker Ofir Raul Graizer
Israeli director Ofir Raul Graizer discusses the meaning of his first feature film "The Cakemaker" and explains how the dramatic story parallels his personal life. With Jewish cinema scholar Eric Goldman on the JBS series "New Jewish Cinematheque." Monday - 7:30pm & 2:30am; Wednesday - 1:30pm; Saturday - 10:30pm & 2:30am
Talmud: Fasting & 15th of Av (Tu B'Av)
For the fast day of Tisha B'Av (9th of Av), which commemorates the destruction of both the First and Second Temples in Jerusalem, Rabbi Mordechai Becher (senior lecturer of the Gateways Organization and author of "Gateways To Judaism") discusses the concept of "fasting" in the Talmud.
And for the 15th of Av (which this year falls on Friday, July 27), Mordechai Becher discusses "Tu B'Av," the joyous day known for love and matchmaking for unmarried women. On JBS's "Dimensions of the Daf." Sunday (Tisha B'Av) - 9am; Tuesday - 9am & 4:30pm; Thursday - 7pm & 4am; Friday (Tu B'Av) - 9am
Stars of "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel"
Conversations with cast members from Amy Sherman-Palladino's hit Amazon television series "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel," including Emmy Award Winner Rachel Brosnahan (Marvelous Midge Maisel), Alex Borstein (Susie), Michael Zegen (Joel) and Marin Hinkle (Rose). Thursday - 9pm & Midnight; Friday - 3pm
L'Chayim: Jewish and Arab Children
Amir Shlomian, founder of Ein Bustan, a school in the Galilee where Jewish and Arab Israeli children study together, describes his own Jewishness as the child of a father who is a Survivor, and the philosophy behind his school. Monday - 9pm & Midnight; Tuesday - 3pm
In The News: Israel Jewish Nation Law - Part 1
Haviv Rettig Gur, political analyst for The Times of Israel, discusses Israeli reaction to the controversial "Basic Law" defining Israel as "The Nation-State of the Jewish People." (The program begins with a presentation of the complete text of the law.) Monday - 6:30pm; Tuesday - 8:30am & 12:30pm
In The News: Israel Jewish Nation Law - Part 2
In part 2 of a discussion of Israel's new "Basic Law," defining Israel as "The Nation-State of the Jewish People," Haviv Rettig Gur analyses three articles of the law which have evoked the most controversy. Tonight (Sunday) - 11:30pm, 3:30am (8:30pm & 12:30am PT) Monday - 8:30am, 12:30pm, 7pm, 11:30pm;
In The News: Israel Jewish Nation Law - Part 2
In part 2 of a discussion of Israel's new "Basic Law," defining Israel as "The Nation-State of the Jewish People," Haviv Rettig Gur analyses three articles of the law which have evoked the most controversy.
Tonight (Sunday) - 11:30pm, 3:30am Monday - 8:30am, 12:30pm, 7pm, 11:30pm;
Tuesday - 3:30am & 1pm
In The News: Israel Jewish Nation Law - Parts 1 & 2
Monday - 6:30-7:30pm; Tuesday - 12:30-1:30pm
L'Chayim: Yossi Beilin
One of Israel's most creative career diplomats, Yossi Beilin (the architect of the Oslo Peace Process and Accords), discusses his participation in the Six Day War and the Yom Kippur War; and explains the rise and fall of Oslo. Tuesday - 9pm & Midnight; Wednesday - 3pm
L'Chayim: Steven Israel a Democrat Congressman from NY for 16 years and now chairman of the LIU Global Institute and a Distinguished Writer-in-Residence, discusses anti-Semitism in America and the evil of money in politics. **Wednesday - 9pm & Midnight; Thursday - 3pm
L'Chayim: Israeli Baseball
Peter Kurz (Pres, Israel Association of Baseball) and filmmaker Jeremy Newberger discuss their film showing Team Israel's success in the 2017 World Baseball Classic ("Heading Home: The Tale of Team Israel"), and the experience of the American Jews on the team. Saturday - 6pm
Film: The Law
The powerful story of Simone Viel, who survived Auschwitz to become a champion of women's rights in post-war France, serving as Minister of Health and helping to legalize abortion in the 1970's. Starring Emmanuelle Devos, Directed by Christian Faure. (90 minutes) Tuesday - 1:30pm; Saturday - 9pm & Midnight
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