BhTV

23 August 2014

bloggingheads.tv

Sarah Posner (sarahposner.com, God's Profits) and Natan Sachs (Brookings Institute Saban Center)

On The Posner Show, Sarah speaks with Natan about increasing “price tag” terrorism perpetrated against Palestinians in the Israeli occupied territories. What’s fueling these attacks? And why haven’t the Israeli Defense Forces stopped them? Natan thinks the violent extremists may have sparked a backlash. But can the settlement establishment do anything about the attacks? Finally, Natan argues that Israeli apathy is one reason the peace process isn’t moving forward.

Recorded:Sep 10    Posted:Sep 11, 2012
Download:   wmv | mp4 | mp3 | fast mp3
The Posner Show | Sep 11, 2012 | Sarah Posner & Natan Sachs

Rational Actors

Obstructing Obama

playBhTV video

Even though Obamacare is law, Obama’s Republican opposition was successful, in a way. Kevin Glass and Mike Grunwald discuss.   Play entire video

Worldwise

“Imitated suicide” in Ukraine

playBhTV video

Robert Wright speaks with Kiev-based journalist Volodymyr Yermolenko about Vladimir Putin’s strategy in Ukraine. Plus: Who is really leading the Ukrainian rebels?   Play entire video

The newest “next Sarah Palin”

playBhTV video

Betsy Woodruff and Daniel Strauss discuss Iowa GOP Senate candidate Joni Ernst, and how Democrats want to portray female Republicans. Plus: What’s keeping the Ferguson protests going?   Play entire video

The Wright Show

Is China a ticking time bomb?

playBhTV video

Richard Vague, author of The Next Economic Disaster, says China is exhibiting some of the symptoms that preceded the 2008 US economic collapse. Plus: The case for more debt relief.   Play entire video

Post-empirical science

playBhTV video

Physicists been working on string theory for a few decades, but they don’t have much to show for it. Dan Kaufman and Massimo Pigliucci discuss where science can go from here. Plus: Physicists vs. philosophers.   Play entire video

The Wright Show

Keeping the peace in Gaza

playBhTV video

Yousef Munayyer argues that Hamas deserves more credit than it’s gotten for maintaining the 2012 ceasefire. Plus: Does Hamas mean what it says?   Play entire video

The politics of Clinton’s hawkishness

playBhTV video

Daniel Larison and Zack Beauchamp discuss Hillary Clinton’s controversial Atlantic interview. Plus: Should we fear mission creep in Iraq?   Play entire video

The DMZ

Why the GOP should tank the midterms

playBhTV video

Bill Scher and Justin Green debate Bill’s controversial advice for Senate Republicans. Plus: Is Bernie Sanders a threat to Clinton?   Play entire video

The Glenn Show

Why there’s more criticism of Israel in Israel than in America

playBhTV video

Glenn Loury and Rajiv Sethi discuss the differences between debates within a group and debates in “mixed company.” Plus: The hidden importance of “tokenism.”   Play entire video