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Audio: The Becoming of a New Member To Knesset!

The transformation from a private citizen into a Member of Knesset!
1/29/2013, 3:01 PM

A7 Radio's "News & Call-In with Tamar Yonah" with Tamar Yonah
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Israel's National Elections are over, and the results are surprising! 2013 brings Israel's Knesset more religious members, more women, more never-before Knesset members! Tamar talks about these developments with weekly guest, 'Dan, the Guy Who Works With Leftists'.
Also, what's it like to go from being an ordinary private citizen, to a new Knesset member, all in less than one years time? Tamar speaks with American born Rabbi Dov Lipman, number 17 on the Yesh Atid list, and who is now a new Knesset member. Find out how he got involved in politics, how he got into the Yesh Atid party, and how he got to be in a realistic place on the list, which landed him a seat in the Knesset! An interesting look on how one's life can suddenly change, and how one copes with these new and exciting challenges.

Tamar Yonah is the daughter of a Holocaust survivor.  Her father survived the Nazi brutalities and after liberation, made his way to the shores of the British Palestine Mandate, where again fighting for his survival, fought in Israel's war of Independence. This made a great impression on her life and she too has been fighting for Israel by serving in the Israeli army & air force, and afterwards by becoming an activist for Israel and the Jewish nation.  She has been a vocal beacon of light since beginning a prolific career in radio. She hosts The Tamar Yonah Show - Israel's most popular English language radio talk show.  She also writes a biting and sometimes humorous, award winning blog that discusses current events, religion and politics. www.israelnationalnews.com/Blogs/Blog.aspx/3#   You can email Tamar at:  Tamar@IsraelNationalRadio.com
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