The Future of Jewish Peoplehood with Rabbi Daniel Greyber (podcast)

Rabbi Daniel Greyber

Rabbi Daniel Greyber Rabbi Daniel Greyber joins Peter Reitzes on the Voice4Israel podcast to discuss Together and Apart: The Future of Jewish Peoplehood, a ten part virtual course which runs from October 22, 2020 through April 15, 2021. This course is taught by Rabbi Greyber, presented by the Shalom Hartman Institute, and has been subsidized by …

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Historic UAE Peace Agreement and its Meaning to Israel and Region

Nachman Shai

On August 13, 2020, the United States announced having brokered a historic deal establishing formal relations between Israel and the United Arab Emirates. The next day, Voice4Israel featured two experts on Zoom discussing the meaning of this extraordinary event followed by Q & A. This event featured visiting Duke Professor and former Knesset member Dr. …

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Reject Peter Beinart’s Prescription for Violence

Peter Reitzes

Reject Peter Beinart’s Prescription for Violence By Peter Reitzes In a widely read New York Times op-ed titled I No Longer Believe in a Jewish State, Peter Beinart recently called for the elimination of Israel as a Jewish state. Beinart’s arguments to eliminate Israel have been easily refuted by luminaries such as Rabbi Daniel Gordis …

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Daniel Gordis: The Treason of Peter Beinart

Daniel Gordis

Rabbi Daniel Gordis Rabbi Daniel Gordis Refutes Beinart Peter Beinart recently wrote a column in the New York Times calling for the end of Israel as a Jewish state. Our friend Rabbi Daniel Gordis has taken to various media platforms to explain why Beinart’s argument is treasonous to the Jewish people. In his detailed column …

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“You don’t have to choose between Black Lives Matter and Israel”

Carly Pildis, Voice4Israel

Carly Pildis joins Peter Reitzes on the Voice4Israel podcast to discuss her column You don’t have to choose between Black Lives Matter and Israel. Pildis details the importance of standing in solidarity with black lives while reminding the Jewish community “if you aren’t at the table, you’re on the menu.” Ms. Pildis is asked how …

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How to Talk to Children about the Holocaust

Fred Guttman, Voice4Israel

Rabbi Fred Guttman joins Peter Reitzes on the Voice4Israel podcast to discuss how to talk to children about the Holocaust. Rabbi Guttman starts the conversation by sharing that Holocaust education for Jewish children begins with learning about Judaism and being proud of your religion and who you are.  Fred Guttman is the rabbi of Temple …

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#NCJewishClergyAgainstSystemicRacism

#NCJewishClergyAgainstSystemicRacism Voice4Israel endorses the statement below signed by Rabbis and Cantors from across #NorthCarolina. Please share widely. #NCJewishClergyAgainstSystemicRacism We, the undersigned Rabbis and Cantors of North Carolina, join together to express our outrage at the flagrant, systemic racism that consistently devalues the lives of our Black and Brown siblings. In particular, we express our indignation …

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Synagogues, Red Lines, and Free Speech with Rabbi Eric H. Yoffie

Rabbi Yoffie

Rabbi Eric H. Yoffie, President Emeritus of the Union for Reform Judaism Rabbi Eric H. Yoffie, President Emeritus of the Union for Reform Judaism, joins Peter Reitzes on the Voice4Israel podcast to discuss his love of Israel, the dangers of BDS, and maintaining red lines in synagogues. Rabbi Yoffie is asked about his seminal articles …

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A Major Victory Against Anti-Israel Discrimination with the Lawfare Project

Ben Ryberg

Benjamin Ryberg, Chief Operating Officer and Director of Research at The Lawfare Project, joins Peter Reitzes to discuss its impressive victory against anti-Israel discrimination. Mr. Ryberg served as lead council on the Lawfare Project’s victory and settlement against the National Lawyers Guild (NLG), an organization in the United States that initially refused to sell advertising space …

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