Sunday: Eric Kandel - Nobel Laureate
Eric Kandel, professor of Biochemistry & Biophysics at Columbia University, talks about leaving Austria during World War II, his relationship with Vienna today, and his life’s work studying the brain & the mind as a Nobel Prize-winning neuroscientist.
Today (Sunday) - 12 Noon & 6:00pm (9:00am & 3:00pm PT)
Monday - 3:00pm (Noon PT)
Monday: American Zionism - Herbert Block
Herbert Block, Executive Director of The American Zionist Movement (AZM), discusses the various expressions of pro-Israel activism in the United States and reflects on why some American Jews do not appreciate the nobility of Zionism.
Monday - 9:00pm & 12 Midnight (6:00pm & 9:00pm PT)
Tuesday - 3:00pm (Noon PT)
Tuesday: Kenneth Levin - Oslo Syndrome
Historian and psychiatrist Kenneth Levin suggests why some American Jews are anti- Israel as a means of feeling more comfortable and accepted in a non-Jewish society, similar to the pattern described in his book The Oslo Syndrome.
Tuesday - 9:00pm & 12 Midnight (6:00pm & 9:00pm PT)
Wednesday - 3:00pm (12 Noon PT)
Wednesday: Rabbis Reflect On High Holidays
Rabbis Chaim Steinmetz (Orthodox), Lauren Grabelle Herrmann (Reconstructionist) and Marcelo Kormis (Conservative) discuss the themes they believe are important to address in High Holiday sermons.
Wednesday - 9:00pm & Midnight (6:00pm & 9:00pm PT)
Thursday - 3:00pm (12 Noon PT)
Thursday: Rabbi Daniel Cohen - Jewish Legacy
Orthodox rabbi Daniel Cohen of Agudath Sholom in Stamford, CT, talks about a moment in all of our lives when we experience a wake-up call.
Thursday - 9:00pm & Midnight (6:00pm & 9:00pm PT)
Friday - 3:00pm (12 Noon PT)
Saturday: Rabbis Discuss High Holidays
Rabbis Mitchell Wohlberg (Orthodox), Rachel Ain (Conservative) and Steve Gutow (Reconstructionist) discuss how they feel about the High Holidays and the messages they feel are relevant for the Days of Awe.
Saturday - 6:00pm (3:00pm PT)