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Audio: It is Time That the West Gets Educated About the Middle East


The Western diplomats who make policy have no understanding of the Middle East
8/10/2014, 6:29 PM

A7 Radio's "Open The Week With Jay Shapiro" with Jay Shapiro
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Western diplomats who deal with Middle Eastern problems appear to be totally ignorant of the mind-sets of the people who problems they are attempting to resolve. This leads to extension of the problems with often tragic results.







Jay Shapiro is the author of six books on Israeli politics, the Middle East, Judaism and aliyah. He is a columnist and frequently lectures in Israel and the United States. He was previously a physicist at a major Israeli firm and served as an aliyah shaliach for the Jewish Agency in America. His show has been on Israel National Radio since 1998. The Jay Shapiro Podcast airs every Sunday from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Israel time on Israel National Radio.
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