How Hip is Hitler?


When is it ok to laugh at a madman from our not-too-distant past? What does it mean when we use fascist imagery in pop-culture? Niki Minaj just did it and so do many others. Erin Corber contemplates the trend.

Recently heard on Shtetl

Sayed Kashua on Shtetl


Arab-Israeli author Sayed Kashua is on today’s episode of Shtetl on the Shortwave. Kashua writes the story of being Arab and Palestinian and trying to get by in a Jewish state.

Cannabis Matzo Balls

Tripping with Shtetl

Cannabis cookies and pot Shabbat, plus, an art pilgrimage to Israel and Palestine…a Paris.

Yiddish Fight Club & Joni Mitchell


Yiddish Fight Club?! and Joni Mitchell love fest today on Shtetl.

A-WA! It’s Passover!


Meet A-WA, the 3 sisters of a hot Yemeni electro-hip hop band and free yo mind with a selection of alternative tunes from the Shtetl bondage and slavery Passover playlist. The rest…will follow.

Amr & Lucy

Amr and Lucy

In a field beyond where the politicians are…meet Lucy and Amr. An Israeli and Palestinian share their take on living in this little spot of earth together.