Roger Waters, Stephan Hawking, the first woman to cross the Marathon line and preparing for Passover with both humor and spiritual awareness.
Guests Ruth Guggenheim, former Executive Director of the East Coast branch of Jews for Judiasm, and Shannon Nuszen, a former missionary who is today an observant Jew explore this explosive topic.
Vashti, Esther and Zeresh. Passionate cast of female characters who helped pave the path - intentional or not.
Powerful insights regarding music, failure, optimism and the beauty of 'silence'.
Will South Africa prosper or plotz with the Zuma resignation? How many cigars can Bibi smoke?
In the "You Gotta Meet" segment, author/activist Zahava Englard Shapiro blows the March of the Living out of the water and tells us why we should NEVER send our precious children on tours of blood-soaked Poland.
This week’s special “You Gotta Meet” guest is Lesley Kaplan, business mentor and founder of L.A.K. Creations & Consulting.
Farmers plant before they reap and we, too, "cultivate" our faith and commitment to God.
Andrea's new segment called “My Jewish Hero”.
What is your reaction to the latest terror attack?
Smarter Israeli Banking.
Why are we still fasting on the 10th of Tevet?
Attitudes about end-of-life treatment.
On todays show we have Medical clown Stacy Fassberg from Simchat HaLev who talks to us about the ‘mitzvah of happiness’ and her within-reach dream of creating a “Clown-mobile” which will enable joy-makers from each corner of Israel’s patchwork society to bring happiness to the elderly, those struggling with illness and children who are living under the constant threat of terror. Also we have Joanna Shebson from " Fun In Jerusalem" who tells us about all the fun and festive activities going in on in Jerusalem during Chanukkah .
The potential ramifications of Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capitol, that will directly impact both Israel and the world.
Andrea speaks with Idele Ross of CHI-Co-Housing Israel about the high housing costs in Israel, creative alternatives to senior housing, and what the government is willing to do in support of this irrefutable trend . . . .
Kay Wilson is an amazing woman who barely survived a ferocious machete attack by Arab terrorists.
Planning a visit to the capital city? Joanna shares up-to-the-minute information about activities, attractions and events along with happenings so new that they have yet to be announced! All this and more on 'Pull Up A Chair' with Host Andrea Simantov!!
Quality theater for and by quality women is the oxygen that keeps Sharon Dobuler Katz on her toes while we hum, tap and wait for more!
Immigrants who have 'reinvented' themselves after coming to Israel.
An eye-opening account of life in Israel,
What the ram’s horn teaches us about the importance of listening!
Andrea is a mom who lives in Jerusalem and shares her almost 'Lucille Ball' antic-filled life.