Podcast 178 The Forgotten War

Podcast 178 The Forgotten War

Memorial to The Fallen in the Helicopter Tragedy


Suzanne Singer joins Alan and Mike to discuss Israel’s forgotten war. They invited her after her recent Times of Israel blog post. Why did the IDF control southern Lebanon for 18 years? Why did they leave? Why was this long war so forgotten? How are the veterans trying to reclaim their honor? How does the legacy of Suzanne’s son Alex, who died in combat in Lebanon, still inspire the Singer family and countless others? Join us!

Suzanne’s Blog post

The Alex Singer Project

Alex Singer Book

Pumpkin Flowers by Matti Friedman

This episode was recorded on Zoom, and then sent to the amazing Ben Wallick Studios for editing. Ben is the best!

Makom Israel Teachers Lounge is a weekly podcast produced by Matt Lipman, and hosted by Michael Unterberg and Alan Goldman.

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