Dr Martin Jander is an instructor at the Freie Universität Berlin. He specialises in West-German and East-German politics in the 1970s and 1980s. Since 2001, Dr Jander has worked as author and journalist in Berlin and teaches German and European history in the Berlin programs of New York University and Stanford University, and carried our research German left-wing terrorism in a project of the Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung.
Our Voice of the Week is The Jerusalem Report interview with Yohanan Plesner, the President of the Israel Democracy Institute and a contributor to our upcoming edition of Fathom Journal: Israel at 70. The interview also features Dorit Beinisch, the former President of the Supreme Court of Israel. They discuss their belief that Israel can strike the right balance between being a strong democracy and a Jewish state.