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The Shortwave Report Podcast

The Shortwave Report November 17, 2023

In an interview on The Shortwave Report podcast, Omer Bartov discusses what genocide is, and whether the world is witnessing the first stages of genocide and crimes against humanity on the part of the IDF and Hamas fighters now.
Stephen Kinzer writes for The Boston Globe, "Both warring armies have goals they must achieve before laying down their weapons. The goals are fundamentally incompatible. Neither side is willing to accept even the other’s minimum demands."