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The Mondoweiss Podcast

Sep 11, 2023

Earlier this summer, we announced that Mohammed El-Kurd, the Palestinian poet, journalist, and activist, was joining our staff as the Culture Editor. This is the first podcast episode Mohammed has produced for us, and we're excited to share it with you. He is joined by the playwright Raeda Taha.

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Aug 28, 2023

Today we’re excited to share an episode from the Latitude Adjustment Podcast looking at the role Christian Zionism plays in continuing persecution of Palestinians.

Eric Maddox completed his graduate research in Conflict Transformation from Dheisheh Refugee Camp in the Occupied West Bank, collecting oral histories from...

Aug 11, 2023

Today we have two interviews from our US correspondent, Michael Arria. 

First he speaks with Josh Ruebner about the shifting politics around U.S. aid to Israel, and later, he checks in with the victim of an anti-Palestinian smear campaign at Florida State University.

We begin with U.S. aid to Israel. The fight...

Jul 16, 2023

Mondoweiss was founded by Phil Weiss, a career journalist, while he was on staff at The New York Observer.

In 2006 a wealthy young man named Jared Kushner bought the Observer. After tolerating Phil’s writing on Israel for a brief period, Phil was forced out by Kushner, but he was allowed to keep his blog.

Phil is a...

Jul 7, 2023

Israel’s military invasion of the Jenin Refugee Camp, dubbed “Operation Home and Garden” came to an end late Tuesday night. It left at least 12 Palestinians dead, and one Israeli soldier.

Israel has, predictably, declared the operation a success. They say 120 Palestinians were arrested and weapons caches...