Promised Podcast headphones The “The Valley of the Shadow of Deif” Edition 18 Jul
Allison Kaplan Sommer and Noah Efron delve into the ethical considerations and implications of assassinating a figure responsible for Israeli deaths, as well...
18 Jul
Promised Podcast headphones The “Comfort Where You Find It” Edition 11 Jul
Miriam Herschlag and Noah Efron discuss two significant topics, including the IDF allowing "God will avenge his blood" on military gravestones for the first ...
11 Jul
Promised Podcast headphones The “U.S. and Us” Edition 4 Jul
In a podcast episode paying tribute to America, members of the band Liquid Plumr discuss the influence of the U.S. on Israeli culture and politics, with topi...
4 Jul
Promised Podcast headphones The “New Day Dawning?” Edition 27 Jun
In a discussion by Linda Gradstein, Allison Kaplan Somer, and Noah Efron, two key topics are covered: a Supreme Court ruling requiring Haredi men to enlist i...
27 Jun
Promised Podcast headphones The “Down and Out” Edition 20 Jun
In this discussion by Linda Gradstein, Don Futterman, and Noah Efron, they cover the escalating tensions with Hezbollah in the north, raising concerns about ...
20 Jun
Promised Podcast headphones The “Free At Last” Edition 13 Jun
In this episode, Linda Gradstein, Allison Kaplan Sommer, and Noah Efron discuss the rescue of hostages from Gaza, Benny Gantz's departure from the government...
13 Jun
Promised Podcast headphones The “Dilemmas, Prisoner & Other” Edition 6 Jun
In this podcast discussion led by Linda Gradstein, Allison Kaplan Sommer, and Noah Efron, two key topics are covered: a new Israeli proposal to negotiate the...
6 Jun
Promised Podcast headphones The “More Things Change” Edition 30 May
Allison Kaplan Sommer, Miriam Herschlag, and Noah Efron discuss the recent victory of IDF Reserve Major-General Yair Golan in the Labor leadership primary, p...
30 May
Promised Podcast headphones The “Passing Judgments” Edition 23 May
Allison Kaplan Sommer, Don Futterman, and Noah Efron discuss critical topics such as Israel's War Cabinet members pressing Prime Minister Netanyahu on Gaza's...
23 May
Promised Podcast headphones The “Calamities, Past and Not” Edition 16 May
Allison Kaplan Sommer and Noah Efron discuss two significant topics focusing on Israel's incursion into Rafah and a new film about rape and sexual assault of...
16 May
Promised Podcast headphones The “Days Like These” Edition 9 May
Allison Kaplan Sommer, Miriam Herschlag, and Noah Efron discuss the significance of Yom Ha-Zikaron (Memorial Day) and Yom Ha-Atzmaut (Independence Day) in li...
9 May
Promised Podcast headphones The “Ashes & Dust” Edition 2 May
In honor of Yom Ha-Shoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day), the text discusses Israel's journey towards grappling with the Holocaust over decades, culminating in a...
2 May
Promised Podcast headphones The “Missing” Edition 25 Apr
During Passover Seders, a place setting was symbolically arranged for one of the 133 hostages in Gaza, highlighting the anguish and uncertainty faced during ...
25 Apr
Promised Podcast headphones The “Unsmote, but Smitten Nonetheless” Edition 18 Apr
Linda Gradstein and Noah Efron discuss the recent missile and drone attack on Israel, reflecting on its implications for the past and future with the support...
18 Apr
Promised Podcast headphones The “Here and There” Edition 11 Apr
Miriam Herschlag and Noah Efron reflect on how Israelis and Jews worldwide may have changed in response to recent massacres and war events, pondering if ther...
11 Apr
Promised Podcast headphones The “Sidelocks & Sidearms?” Edition 4 Apr
In a recent discussion on the podcast, Allison Kaplan Sommer, Don Futterman, and Noah Efron touch on two significant topics - the shifting strategies of host...
4 Apr
Promised Podcast headphones The “(Feels Like) Sumpin’ Gonna Give” Edition 28 Mar
Allison Kaplan Sommer, Noah Efron, and Gilad Halpern discuss the declining US-Israel relations following the US abstention on a UN Security Council resolutio...
28 Mar
Promised Podcast headphones The “The P Word?” Edition 21 Mar
Allison Kaplan Sommer, Noah Efron, and Bradley Burston discuss the topics of peace and Amalek, ending with a heartwarming anecdote from Israel. The conversat...
21 Mar
Promised Podcast headphones The “You Know, I Read It in a Magazine” Edition 14 Mar
In a discussion by Miriam Herschlag, Allison Kaplan Sommer, and Noah Efron, two significant topics are covered, including the idea that the Golden Age for Am...
14 Mar
Promised Podcast headphones The “Reckonings” Edition 7 Mar
Allison Kaplan Sommer, Linda Gradstein, and Noah Efron engage in a discussion on two significant topics: the election of a majority of ultra-Orthodox men to ...
7 Mar
Promised Podcast headphones The “Local Yokels” Edition 29 Feb
In this podcast episode titled "The Local Yokels Edition," Miriam Herschlag, Allison Kaplan Sommer, and Noah Efron cover the topics of the ease of getting el...
29 Feb
Promised Podcast headphones The “138 Days” Edition 22 Feb
The Promised Podcast reflects on 138 days by discussing key topics like Premonition City, City of Slaughter, Sally, The Wheat Grows Again, The Battalions, an...
22 Feb
Promised Podcast headphones The “Yesterday’s Politics, Today!” Edition 15 Feb
Allison Kaplan Sommer, Linda Gradstein, and Noah Efron discuss the push for new elections in Israel and question if it is a good idea. They also delve into t...
15 Feb
Promised Podcast headphones The “Negotiating With Terrorists” Edition 8 Feb
In this episode, Miriam Herschlag and Noah Efron discuss Hamas setting out demands for the release of Israeli hostages in Gaza and the implications of negoti...
8 Feb
Promised Podcast headphones The “Gaza of Good & Evil” Edition 1 Feb
In a discussion titled "The Gaza of Good & Evil Edition," Allison Kaplan Sommer, Don Futterman, and Noah Efron address two crucial topics - the killing, rape...
1 Feb
Promised Podcast headphones The “Generals and Genocides” Edition 25 Jan
Allison Kaplan Sommer, Miriam Herschlag, and Noah Efron focus on two major topics in this discussion. They touch on the lack of transparency and appropriate ...
25 Jan
Promised Podcast headphones The “IDF: Inspiring Despite Failing?” Edition 18 Jan
Linda Gradstein, Allison Kaplan Sommer, and Noah Efron discuss the IDF's failures and its enduring trust despite setbacks and casualties, questioning why bel...
18 Jan
Promised Podcast headphones The “South Africa v. Israel” Edition 11 Jan
Miriam Herschlag, Allison Kaplan Sommer, and Noah Efron engage in a discussion covering the last phase of the Israel-Hamas conflict, the comparison of South ...
11 Jan
Promised Podcast headphones The “Days of Future Past” Edition 4 Jan
Allison Kaplan Sommer, Linda Gradstein, and Noah Efron discuss Israel's Supreme Court overturning an amendment to a Basic Law passed by the Knesset, question...
4 Jan
Promised Podcast headphones The “End of Consensus?” Edition 28 Dec 2023
Allison Kaplan Sommer, Linda Gradstein, and Noah Efron discuss important topics related to current events in Israel, questioning the leadership of Prime Mini...
28 Dec 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “Opinions, Opinions, Opinions!” Edition 21 Dec 2023
Allison Kaplan Sommer, Don Futterman, and Noah Efron engage in a discussion covering various topics including American students' opinions on Israel, Palestin...
21 Dec 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “Dogs of War” Edition 14 Dec 2023
In a podcast episode titled "The Dogs of War Edition," the host, Noah, discusses observing the current troubled world through modern means like a WhatsApp th...
14 Dec 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “Kids Out, Kids In” Edition 7 Dec 2023
Journalist Linda Gradstein and Noah Efron discuss the importance of two topics - the influx and sudden halt of hostages leaving Gaza, and the heartwarming mo...
7 Dec 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “Women & Other Living Things” Edition 30 Nov 2023
In a podcast discussion, Miriam Herschlag, Gilad Halpern, and Noah Efron explore the topics of gender dynamics during wartime and the inspiration behind crea...
30 Nov 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “Song of War” Edition 23 Nov 2023
Noah reflects on the abundance of music produced during the current war, noting that it surpasses the music created in all of Israel's previous wars combined...
23 Nov 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “First Fifty” Edition 23 Nov 2023
In "The First Fifty Edition," Miriam and Noah discuss a pact brokered between Israel and Hamas, facilitated by Qatar and the United States, which involves re...
23 Nov 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “Moral and Immoral Dilemmas” Edition 16 Nov 2023
Allison Kaplan Sommer, Don Futterman, and Noah Efron engage in discussions regarding moral and immoral dilemmas, focusing on topics like the challenges Israe...
16 Nov 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “Our Tragedy & Theirs” Edition 9 Nov 2023
Allison Kaplan Sommer, Linda Gradstein, and Noah Efron discuss whether Israeli media should cover the suffering of Gazans along with Israel's own challenges,...
9 Nov 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “Things Change” Edition 2 Nov 2023
Allison Kaplan Sommer, Don Futterman, and Noah Efron discuss the lessons Israelis can learn from recent events regarding peace with Palestinians and whether ...
2 Nov 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “Jangled Nerves” Edition 26 Oct 2023
Allison Kaplan Sommer, Miriam Herschlag, and Noah Efron discuss the prolonged waiting for Israel to respond to Hamas, comparing it to historical conflicts, a...
26 Oct 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “Together, But Not Together-Together” Edition 19 Oct 2023
In this episode, Allison Kaplan Sommer, Linda Gradstein, and Noah Efron discuss various important topics, including the decision of opposition leaders in Isr...
19 Oct 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “These Last Awful Days Through the Eyes of a Palestinian” Edition 17 Oct 2023
In this interview, Sally Abed, an Israeli Arab peace activist, shares her perspective on the recent days of grief, anger, and fear. She discusses the challen...
17 Oct 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “Cities of Slaughter” Edition 12 Oct 2023
The discussion focuses on a moment of tragedy and mourning, highlighting how journalists acted when the government did not during the first 24 hours of the t...
12 Oct 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “Days of Awful” Edition 5 Oct 2023
Allison Kaplan Sommer, Miriam Herschlag, and Noah Efron engage in discussing two significant topics, including a religious conflict in Tel Aviv on Yom Kippur...
5 Oct 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “A Song for Peace” Edition 28 Sep 2023
In this text, the discussion revolves around the idea that there is a song that represents both the story of Noah and the story of Israel. The song is seen a...
28 Sep 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “Atone Home” Edition 21 Sep 2023
This episode of sustainably recycled stuff explores the significance of Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, through discussions on the evolution of the piyyut ...
21 Sep 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “Noah is What?!?!?” Edition 14 Sep 2023
Allison conducted an interview with Noah and Inbal Orpaz for the Haaretz Weekly podcast, discussing their reasons for running for city council and their poli...
14 Sep 2023
Promised Podcast headphones New Year's Wish from the Promised Podcast 14 Sep 2023
The Promised Podcast extends New Year wishes for a year filled with positivity and good things after a momentous period in the Jewish community.
14 Sep 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “The Memory & the Blessing” Edition 7 Sep 2023
Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz, who passed away in 2020 at the age of 83, is seen as a significant figure in the changing landscape of Israel. His contributions and t...
7 Sep 2023
Promised Podcast headphones The “Contrition” Edition 31 Aug 2023
In this discussion by Allison Kaplan Sommer, Don Futterman, and Noah Efron, they explore two significant topics related to Israel's expensive cost of living ...
31 Aug 2023