Lisa Benson, host of the Lisa Benson Radio for National Security Show, questions the timing of the passage of the pro-Israel bill in congress last week and connects the dots between the challenges facing both Israel and the United States. Are there really jihadi training camps operating today in the United States?
Europeans for Israel, in cooperation with the Zionist Federation, the World Zionist Organization, and Voice of Israel, bring you an exclusive panel debate, hosted by Voice of Israel's Melanie Phillips. The panel features longtime interfaith activists Rabbi Michael Melchior, Chief Rabbi of Norway, and Canon Andrew White, Vicar of Baghdad.
Colonel Dakar Eilat has served as team-leader and intelligence officer in the undercover unit of Israel's border patrol, then as intelligence officer in the police's national elite hostage rescue team. He established the Masada unit, the hostage-rescue unit of the prison service, and was a commander of Israeli maximum security prisons. Today he is a research fellow at the Counter-Terrorism Institute at the IDC and a security consultant. He joins VOI's Yishai Fleisher in-studio to relive some close calls and to discuss strategies for fighting Jihad.
Shoshana and Micah Harrari, a Jerusalem couple who builds, plays and sells unique harps modeled after those in the Bible join VOI's Eve Harow to talk about this endeavor. Shoshana tells Eve about how she teaches health and harmony via harp-playing and herbs.
88-year-old Holocaust survivor Kate Bernath (grandmother of Yishai Fleisher's wife, Malkah) joins Yisahi in-studio to give a testimonial on the atrocities of Auschwitz; what it was like being a Hungarian Jew at the camp; and and how it felt to have her mother separated from her forever by Dr. Mengele.
Ben Wiener tells VOI's Simcha Gluck about how he uses JumpSpeed Ventures as a micro-fund to accelerate Jerusalem initiatives -- and make a difference in the capital of the "Start-Up Nation."
He also introduces us to two cool start-ups: Everminder and Roadshow. Diane Be'ery of Everminder tells VOI how one simple app will enable you to remember to celebrate your family's happy moments. And Cori Widen explains why RoadShows is the perfect way for artists and artisans who sell their works online to meet their customers at retail happenings around the US.
The Face of Israel recently flew ten Miss America winners to Israel to share their experience of the country via social media. Emily Nielson, the Strategic Adviser to The Face of Israel joins Eve Harow to discuss Nielson's work with opinion shapers, government officials and her adventures in upgrading Israel's reputation.
Prime Minister Netanyahu visits northern border with Defense Minister Ya'alon and speaks out against Iranian terrorist proxies.
Hunger-striking terrorist regains consciousness as debate over force-feeding continues.