The Election of 2019 will be long remembered. Not only for Prime Minister Netanyahu's fifth term in the job, but also that the Central Election Committee under Judge Hanan Melcer have not yet learned how to control and supervise the voting and how to conduct the count. It is a 'shameful shambles'. Even Tomorrow Wednesday, there will be ANOTHER final result !
How: Walter views those who now insult their former colleagues as a tool to get votes.
Hear: An Astronaut tell how for 197 days he experienced a sunrise and sunset every 90 minutes and about his work, leisure and spirituality while 408km above the earth. Warning: Don't drive while you listen, because it will make your imagination wonder. Also: More thoughts about American politics. And: Our expert travel consultant talks about news for travellers and about planes to Israel and our hotels.
Hear: The well known writer and commentator Caroline Glick as you never heard her - or read about her before; her early years - and why she decided to put aside her pen and paper to enter politics in the New Right Party.
Hear: All about the mammoth logistics involved and the materials required in preparing for a list of 46 parties to be voted for by more than 6 1/2 million eligible citizens, at 1200 locations.
Hear: The well known writer and commentator Caroline Glick as you never heard her - or have read about her before; her early years - and why she decided to put aside her pen and paper to enter politics in the New Right Party.
Hear: Bennett and Ya'alon Also: A report from the annual meeting in Jerusalem of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organisations.
Prior to our General election, we bring you a series of Broadcasts explaining our political Parties and the complicated election system, with leaders or representative personalities from the Parties. Today you'll hear a general introduction and overview by two very well known and respected political TV and radio commentators.
And : Rabbi Shmulie Boteach arranged a meeting to discuss 'The Global Battle For Israel's Good Name' with several famous personalities including Rosanne Barr and Uri Geller. Unfortunately both had few positive ideas to contribute. Also on the platform were the ex-spokesperson of the Pentagon Dana Whyte who quit with US Defense Secretary John Mathis - and Seth Franzman the Op-Ed editor of the Jerusalem Post, who both saved the day!
Hear: Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion's plans for Israel's Capital City, outlined in his keynote speech at his Municipality's New Years Reception for the leaders of the city's religious communities and members of the Diplomatic Corps. And: All about the very beginnings of B'nei Akiva, the religious Zionist youth movement - and how their members who came from all over the world got high, as they celebrated their 90'th anniversary year in Jerusalem. Plus: An update on last week's report from 2009 about 'Crossroads' that commendable organisation that cares for Jerusalem's youth at risk It's enlightening.
This memorable sentence of the late Prime Minister, David Ben-Gurion, is unfortunately being realized today.
Today's total programme is a self profile of Donald Trump in his own words, seen through the prism of how he presents his Presidency and policies. It is a revealing insight into his psyche, how he sees himself in the context of the Presidency.
Netanyahu: Talks at length about Israel's response to Hisbollah's attack tunnels and the UN's and UNIFIL's failed responsibility.
In a Democracy should a Prime Minister hold five ministerial portfolios, or does this amount to abuse of power?
Walter presents to you how two distinguished commentators try to make sense of Israeli politics.
The South of Israel burns and Bibi looks on. If he cannot or will not defeat the enemy, he must make way for someone who can.
The Holocaust, Kristallnacht, and harrowing reports of conditions in concentration camps, as described by a British Senior doctor during his visit just after liberation.
Walter reports on a serious attempt to achieve interfaith cooperation, tolerance and respect for other religions. Sometimes however there are cases when politics can get in the way. Also: As this week's Torah reading is Lech Lecha, Gods command to Abraham to leave his father's house and go to a place he will show him; so you'll hear a true and very moving modern Lech Lecha story. Not to be missed.
How this programme sets the record straight about the falsified Palestinian Arab claim about the 'catastrophe', the Nakba, of their story of the forceful expulsion from this land in 1948. Walter and his guest tell you who created the Nakba.
This week the cinema film "Operation Finale", about the capture of Eichman, opens all over Israel with Ben Kingsley as Eichman and Oscar Isaak as Peter Malkin who captured him. It's a production with lots of artistic license. . .
After: The defeat of Nazi Germany 73 years ago at great cost to the Allied forces and after the murder of 6 million Jews the world thought that the scourge of anti-Semitism has been eradicated.
Hear: The new Basic Nation State Law fully explained. Why: I can no longer support Benyamin Netanyahu as Prime Minister. And: One Kosher step too far !
Hear: How a lifelong Labour Party supporter, - the editor of a Major UK Jewish newspaper - describes his divorce from the British Labour Party. It's all due to the institutional anti-Semitism in the Party, covertly supported by their leader Jeremy Corbyn, or at best not actively stopped. Also: A report - by painting pictures in sound, - from the largest Synagogue in the world.
Many of my age contemporaries carry the words "Place of Birth: Palestine" in their passports. They are Jews. They - are the real Palestinians. Arabs who claim a long history in this land as 'Palestinians' are either ignorant of the facts or political charlatans.