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March 7, 2022 58 min

S4E3: Reuel Marc Gerecht

In this episode, Reuel Marc Gerecht, a former Iranian-targets officer in the Central Intelligence Agency and a senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies discusses his contribution to SAPIR, which examines how Iran’s path toward nuclear weapons might ultimately be stopped (and whether Israeli military action may be necessary).

February 28, 2022 60 min

S4E2: Natan Sharansky and Gil Troy

In this episode, SAPIR Editor-in-Chief Bret Stephens interviews Natan Sharansky and Gil Troy, taking a deeper dive into their SAPIR contribution on reimagining a gap year program in Israel for every young Jew.

February 15, 2022 62 min

S4E1: Dara Horn

In this episode, Dara Horn and Bret Stephens discuss Horn’s contribution to our fourth issue – “Dreams for Living Jews.”

January 11, 2022 42 min

Identity/Crisis Podcast: Yehuda Kurtzer and Bret Stephens

In this episode of the Shalom Hartman Institute’s Identity/Crisis podcast, Yehuda Kurtzer chats with SAPIR Journal Editor-in-Chief Bret Stephens about the power of ideas to spark change. They examine topics in the US public discourse: meritocracy, wokeness, cancel culture, and antisemitism.

December 16, 2021 55 Min

S3E4: Jonathan Rosenblum

In this episode, Jonathan Rosenblum and Bret Stephens discuss Rosenblum’s contribution to our third issue – “More Unites Us Than Divides Us: A Haredi Perspective.” We explore ideas that are already bringing Jews from a wide variety of backgrounds together in Israel, and whether some of those lessons might translate in America.

November 18, 2021 58 min

S3E2: Howard Jacobson

In this episode, SAPIR Editor-in-Chief Bret Stephens interviews Howard Jacobson about his SAPIR article, “Advice to a Jewish Freshman.”

October 19, 2021 60 min

Jewish Funders Network Program : Felicia Herman, Einat Wilf, Leah Soibel, and Rabbi Mike Uram

This program, hosted by our friends at the Jewish Funders Network and facilitated by SAPIR Managing Editor Felicia Herman, explores the perils of looking at the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a purely Western lens, particularly in the media and on college campuses. Speakers include author and former Knesset Member Einat Wilf, Leah Soibel of Fuente Latina, and Rabbi Mike Uram of Pardes Institute for Jewish Studies.

August 24, 2021 60 min

S2E3: Thane Rosenbaum

In this episode, SAPIR Editor-in-Chief Bret Stephens interviews Thane Rosenbaum about his article and the role of Jews in American culture.