The Mottle Wolfe Show on Voice of Israel
With friends like this who needs anti-Semites? British Member of Parliament Sir Richard Ottaway claims, “The annexation of the nine hundred and fifty acres of the West Bank just a few months ago has outraged me more than anything else in my political life.” Voice of Israel political corespondent tries in vain to defend the statement.
Jonathan Rosenblum is the most influential English language columnist in the Haredi world. He weighs in on the El Al controversy. When is religion in Israel allowed to spill over into the public sphere.
Ben Affleck attacks Sam Harris on Real Time with Bill Maher. Mottle is joined by VOI show host Molly Livingstone to analyze this controversial clip while they create some controversy of their own!
Elana Sztokman, former head of JOFA (Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance) was flying back to Israel after a tour promoting her new book, “The War on Women in Israel: A Story of Religious Radicalism and the Women Fighting for Freedom”, when an Ultra Orthodox man refused to be seated next to her because she was a woman. Mottle is joined in the studio by Voice of Israel show host Eve Harrow to discuss this incident and the larger implications of religious freedom in public spaces.
What happens when the holiest moment, meets the holiest place with people trying to be holy? Apples, honey and pure joy! Reb Mottle recaps the holiday weekend from the Hills of Judea!