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Audio: Boaz Haetzni Lived the Modern History of Judea & Samaria

From Hevron to Gush Katif to Homesh and Beyond. Boaz Haetzni sheds light on landmark events in Israel's history.
1/30/2014, 12:49 PM

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What was it like to grow up in the shadow of a larger-than-life father?

Why did Ben Gurion agree to allow Gush Etzion to be resettled?

What trick did the Jews returning to Hevron use to get their foot in the door?

Why did Ariel Sharon plan the 2005 Disengagement and why was it a double surprise?

How did the IDF succeed in brainwashing their soldiers to execute the Disengagement from Gush Katif against their own brothers?

Why is Homesh the appropriate place to begin the battle to return to Gaza?

Tune in to meet Boaz Haetzni, son of the famous nationalist lawyer Elyakim Haetzni, who shares some of the landmark events in Israel's history with the eye of an insider.

A fascinating and insightful show! Not to be missed by anyone with a taste for Israeli history!

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Judy Simon is the host of the show Life Lessons and the mother of six children. After almost 20 years of teaching English and special education, Judy now serves as the Beit El Tourism Coordinator, and organizes tours of the site of Jacob's Dream in Beit El. Check out Beit El's website: and "like" the Beit El Heritage Center Facebook page: To "like" the Hebrew page: Life Lessons explores fascinating people from all walks of life and follows their stories of lessons learned along the way. The Life Lessons podcast airs every Thursday from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Israel time on Israel National Radio.
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