Galatz army radio
Time to take Army out of Radio

What does endless current-event news and talk shows have to do with defending the homeland?

Howard Stern under fire, video resurfaces of shock jock donning blackface

The video was featured in Stern's New Year’s Rotten Eve Pageant, which aired on pay-per-view in 1993.

62nd Grammy Awards – Arrivals – Los Angeles, California, U.S., January 26, 2020 – Dua Lipa
Drop Dua Lipa songs from Israeli radio, petition demands

'It is not fitting that a radio station affiliated with the IDF continue to broadcast her songs'

Former Vice President Joe Biden speaks on the second night of the second U.S. 2020 presidential Demo
Joe Biden: You ain't black if you can't choose between me and Trump

Biden said on the the US broadcaster Fox News to an African-American co-host that ‘If you have a problem figuring out whether you’re for me or Trump, then you ain't black.'

Israel Radio, Army Radio
Grapevine May 8, 2020: Broadcast woes

In the midst of the coronavirus crisis, Likud MK Dr. Shlomo Karai on Monday of this week submitted two bills calling for the privatization or closure of Army Radio and KAN Public Broadcasting.

Israeli actor, director, playwright, and acting teacher, Hagai Luber, speaks during an artists' conf
Grapevine: David Ehrlich & Yaron Enosh

It was the last time that he and many of the 100 guests saw Ehrlich. No one knew at the time that Ehrlich would die in his sleep on March 22.

Home is where the radio is

Judging by the current output of the likes of Gilad Kahana and Yoav Kutner, it is how you do your job, rather than where you do it, that makes the all-important difference.

How radio is used as a tool in Israeli prisons to promote rehabilitation

Radio Focus was launched in 2016 and is located in the Ayalon Prison.

Mickey Gurdus in his Tel Aviv studio in 1990
A man whose talents the military relied on for eavesdropping and more

How much they leaned on his information, and how much it contributed to their efforts, we’ll probably never know.

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