Michael Medved, a popular radio talk show host from the United States is in Israel on the annual Keshet Michael Medved Israel Tour. The trip takes Americans to see the well-known important sites in the country but is also visiting such locations as E1, the tract of land in Maale Adumim that gained international attention for the proposed building projects. Keshet is an educational tourism facilitator based in Jerusalem. Medved's popular talk show is syndicated nationally and discuss both politics and pop culture. This week the show is being broadcast live at various locations in Israel in front of the tour group audience. Medved is a Jewish-American and the author of many books including Right Turns: Unconventional Lessons from a Controversial Life.