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Teller From Jerusalem

Dec 15, 2021

TFJ: Series 1 Episode 40: The Birth of Israel 

 

With fear that Rommel’s conquest of Africa may bring the German Army to Palestine, the Hagana, the prelude to the Israel Defense Forces, created an elite strike force called the Palmach. Menachem Begin assumes the leadership of the Irgun underground militia and becomes...


Dec 8, 2021

TFJ: Series 1 Episode 40: The Birth of Israel

The very week that the British rounded up 2700 suspected Jewish underground members, the Kielce pogrom broke out in Poland. 

Despite the millions and millions murdered and maimed during the Holocaust, over a year after World War II had come to its completion, a medieval...


Dec 1, 2021

TFJ:Series 1: Episode 39

In these fraught times we are honored to be joined by such an prestigous and influential guest.

Former member of Knesset (Israel’s parliament) Rabbi Dov Lipman joins Teller From Jerusalem to share the work that he is doing to enable those from abroad get into the often sealed borders of Israel...


Nov 24, 2021

TFJ Series 1: Episode 38: The Birth of Israel 

 

Just as the British excused their heartless behavior by offering an excuse that no one believed, that spies might have infiltrated among the refugees and then would commit espionage against His Majesty’s Government; the United States State department, with the...


Nov 17, 2021

TFJ Series 1 Episode 37 - The Birth of Israel 

When the British refused to allow 10,000 Jewish children to escape Europe and come to Palestine, it could not be that that they did not understand that barring their entry meant subjecting them to their annihilation. Images from Kristallnacht had been broadcast across...