Dr Mordechai Kedar is an Israeli scholar of Arabic literature and the political discourse of Arab countries. He is a lecturer at Bar-Ilan University and was previously a Lieutenant Colonel in the Israel Defence Forces, serving for 25 years in IDF Military Intelligence.
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.