Podcasts

JE Podcast: Tree of Life Survivor Stephen Weiss Talks Synagogue Security

Stephen Weiss survived the Tree of Life synagogue shooting in Pittsburgh in 2018. Ever since, he has talked publicly about what synagogues can do...

JE Podcast: Emmy Winning Producer Todd Shotz

Todd Shotz, who grew up in the Philadelphia area, is the founder and executive director of Hebrew Helpers, which helps children train for their...

JE Podcast: Holocaust Educator Tova Rosenberg Discusses How to Remember

Tova Rosenberg is the founder of the Names, Not Numbers Holocaust oral history film project. It’s an educational program that connects K-12 students with...

JE Podcast: AG Candidate Jared Solomon Pledges to Fight Antisemitism

State Rep. Jared Solomon (District 202, Northeast Philadelphia) is running for attorney general of Pennsylvania. And in a December Pennsylvania Cable Network forum, he...

JE Podcast: U.S. Senator Bob Casey Discusses His Support for the Jewish Community

Bob Casey, the senior U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, has put himself out there in the Jewish community since Oct. 7. He attended the March for...

JE Podcast: West Philadelphia Rabbi Alissa Wise Continues to Speak Out Against Israel

Rabbi Alissa Wise spoke at the Palestinian Day of Solidarity on the Philadelphia Museum of Art steps on Nov. 29. The West Philadelphia-based organizer...

JE Podcast: Abigail Salisbury is the Only Jewish Woman in the PA House

Late in the fall legislative session, Abigail Salisbury was working tirelessly to move the Pennsylvania primary off the first full day of Passover. The...
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JE Podcast: Capital Reporter Carter Walker Discusses PA’s Failure to Move the Primary

Carter Walker is a journalist for Votebeat based in the Pennsylvania state capital of Harrisburg. He has been covering the General Assembly’s now-failed effort...

JE Podcast: Rue Landau, Philadelphia’s Only Jewish City Council Member

At 54, Rue Landau will be taking public office for the first time in January. The longtime housing attorney and tenants’ rights advocate will...