Weaponizing Lieberman; Keeping Up With the Shalits; Juicing Jews

In a special mid-week Backward podcast, host Josh Nathan-Kazis talks with Dan Friedman and Tony Weiss about Israel’s recent threat to launch Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman into Iranian airspace. Then, the group turns to reported familial strife in the Shalit household, just months after imprisoned IDF soldier Gilad Shalit was released by Hamas. Finally, now that slugger Ryan Braun has beaten a substance abuse ban what other famous Jews are facing doping charges?

Subscribe to Forward podcasts on iTunes

[]: http://forward.com/backward-purim/

Your Comments

The Forward welcomes reader comments in order to promote thoughtful discussion on issues of importance to the Jewish community. In the interest of maintaining a civil forum, The Forward requires that all commenters be appropriately respectful toward our writers, other commenters and the subjects of the articles. Vigorous debate and reasoned critique are welcome; name-calling and personal invective are not and will be deleted. Egregious commenters will be banned from commenting. While we generally do not seek to edit or actively moderate comments, our spam filter prevents most links and certain key words from being posted and the Forward reserves the right to remove comments for any reason.

Recommend this article

Weaponizing Lieberman; Keeping Up With the Shalits; Juicing Jews

Thank you!

This article has been sent!