THE SPIN ROOM | With Ami Kaufman | Guest: Public Opinion Analyst, Dahlia Scheindlin | Thursday, February 21st 201943min
On this edition: Part 1 - PM Netanyahu's main competitors Yair Lapid & Benny Gantz team up in hopes of victory Part 2 - Does new Blue & White party merger create real political threat to Netanyahu? - Israelis react to game-changing political merger - Is PM Netanyahu in danger of losing upcoming April 9 vote? - Three former IDF chiefs-of-staff and Yesh Atid party leader Lapid form major alliance - In controversial move, PM Netanyahu encourages right bloc merge with far-right party Part 3 - How can Sanders differentiate himself from crowded 2020 Democratic field? - Sanders talks progressive agenda becoming mainstream - Bernie Sanders 2.0 - Sanders campaign raises record $6 million in 24 hours after launching presidential bid - The main challenges facing Bernie Sanders' 2020 presidential campaign Part 4 - PM Netanyahu courts far-right fringe party accused of racism, anti-Arab sentiments - Yossi Klein Halevi: 'The best of the Poles are among the Jews' most trusted friends' - Reconciling dueling narratives in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict - Friedman: people must invest & work together for peace - Can Israelis and Palestinians live together without a final peace deal?