JBS Highlights starting 6/21: “The War Of Return,” “Aulcie,” Palestinian Delusion, Muslim-Jewish Dialogue
Posted by Edith Samers on 06/21/2020 @ 08:53 AM
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“The War Of Return”
Israeli activist Einat Wilf & Israeli journalist Adi Schwartz discuss the Palestinian insistence on a “right of return” which a priori makes any peace agreement with Israel impossible – detailed in their book “The War Of Return.” On L’Chayim. Wednesday - 9pm & Midnight; Thursday - 3pm
A symposium on the ways in which Judaism and Islam are similar with Muslim speakers who embrace the State of Israel. With Omer Salem (“Seek The Peace of Jerusalem”), Leora Einleger (Zioness), Joe Potasnik (NY Board of Rabbis) and host Sheikh Musa Drammeh (Executive Producer of Muslim Community Report). From Mercy College in Manhattan. Monday - 7:30pm & 1:30am; Wednesday - 1:30pm; Saturday - 7:30pm
Jewish Cinematheque: “Aulcie”
Israeli Academy Award Winning fiction & documentary filmmaker Dani Menkin discusses his film “Aulcie” about an African American basketball player from Harlem, Aulcie Perry, who led Maccabi Tel Aviv to its first European Championed. With Eric Goldman. Tuesday - 8:30pm & 1:30am; Thursday - 2:30pm
ZOA: The Palestinian Delusion
Author Robert Spencer discusses the Palestinian narrative regarding the land “from the River to the Sea” and how that narrative is an obstacle to piece, which he chronicles in his book “The Palestinian Delusion.” Hosted by the ZOA Book Club (2020). Wednesday - 8pm & 1:30am
The creator, writer and producer of the groundbreaking hit television series “The Wire,” and the series adaptation of Philip Roth’s (z”l) counter-factual novel The Plot Against America, shares his concerns about America and Israel. With Mark S. Golub. Sunday (Today) - 12 Noon; Monday - 3pm
Yossi Klein Halevi
Yossi Klein Halevi, Israeli journalist, author and fellow at the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem, discusses issues confronting contemporary Israel today and his book on the aftermath of the 1973 Yom Kippur War, "Like Dreamers."
Monday - 9pm & 2am; Tuesday - 3pm
UK Soccer Fights Hate
Chairman of the Chelsea Football Club in the UK, Bruce Buck, discusses the Club's initiative "Say No To Antisemitism," and its mission to use the power of sports to help educate fans about the evils of discrimination & antisemitism.
Tuesday - 9pm & Midnight; Wednesday - 3pm
Rabbi Brad Hirschfield, President of CLAL (National Jewish Center for Learning & Leadership), discusses the true meaning of "Jewish" and why it is so hard for many rabbis to fully embrace the Jewish Tradition. Thursday - 9pm & Midnight; Friday - 3pm
Cast of Shtisel
Three stars of the hit Israeli series Shtisel -- Michael Aloni (Kive), Dov Glickman (Shulem) and Neta Riskin (Giti) -- speak about their Jewish backgrounds and how playing Chasidic Jews may have changed their Jewish identities. Saturday - 6pm
92nd Street Y: Fauda (Issacharoff & Raz)
Avi Issacharoff and Lior Raz discuss their Israeli hit TV series “Fauda” which follows a commando unite operating on the West Bank and which airs in the United States on Netflix. With Tatiana Siegel (Hollywood Reporter) at the 92nd Street Y in NYC.
Sunday – 8:30pm & 2am; Monday - 10pm; Wednesday - 10:30am; Friday – 8pm; Saturday – 1am & 3pm
Talmud: Don’t Argue (Korach)
As we read sedra Korach this week, see Rabbi Mordechai Becher of Gateways and Yeshiva University discuss how the Talmud discusses Korach’s rebellion against Moses’ authority in the Wilderness. On the JBS original series “Dimensions of the Daf.” Monday - 4am; Tuesday - 9am & 4:30pm; Thursday - 7pm
In The News: West Bank Annexation?
Major General (ret.) Yaakov Amidror, Prime Minister Netanyahu's former National Security Advisor, shares his insights and perspective about the possibility of Israel extending its sovereignty over parts of the West bank. With Shahar Azani. Sunday - 5:30pm
In The News: Mort Klein (ZOA)
Mort Klein, president of the Zionist Organization of America, responds to charges of racism leveled against him in the Presidents Conference by HIAS and the URJ; and explains his objections to Dianne Lob’s being chosen as Chair of the Conference of Presidents. Sunday - 4:30pm & 11:30pm; Monday - 3:30am, 8:30am & 12:30pm
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