Meron Medzini is a senior professor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where he teaches modern Japanese history and Israeli foreign policy. He also teaches Israeli foreign policy at the Rothberg International School of the Hebrew University. His book Golda – A Political Biography won the 2010 Prime Minister’s Prize.
Our Voice of the Week is Ms. Iraq 2017 who travelled to Israel last week to speak at the AJC Global Forum 2018 about her hopes for the future of the Middle East. Sarah Idan’s family was forced to flee Iraq after an Instagram photo with Israel’s contestant Adar Gandelsman went viral last year.