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Kikar

Aug 27, 2018

As Summer turns to Fall, Jewish students are arriving on college campuses across the United States. On this week’s Kikar, Elliot Kaufman of the Wall Street Journal joins Jonathan Silver to discuss the student politics at the most prominent colleges and universities, where a strategy of political organizing known...


Aug 17, 2018

"The conflict in the north is a matter of when, not if.” That’s what Federation for Defense of Democracies Senior Vice President Jonathan Schanzer says about the Iranian military threat to Israel. Over the last several years, Iran has built up sophisticated missile and drone bases throughout Syria, and the threat of...


Aug 8, 2018

This week, we look at the intellectual foundations of Jewish social justice. Where did Tikkun Olam come from and how did this obscure Kabbalistic precept take over American Judaism? This week’s guest, Jonathan Neumann, is the author of To Heal the World?: How the Jewish Left Corrupts Judaism and Endangers Israel....


Jul 31, 2018

On July 19, 2018, the Knesset amended the Basic Laws, Israel’s fundamental law that serves as its de facto constitution. This addition strengthens Israel’s Jewish identity and legally codifies long-standing Israeli customs. Shabbat is to be a national day of rest. Hebrew is to be Israel’s official language....


Jul 25, 2018

There is no more dangerous military threat to the State of Israel than Iran, whose government regularly issues calls for Israel’s destruction, funds terrorist activity against Israel, and supports militant organizations throughout the region. Israeli intelligence has recently uncovered a trove of evidence...