Martin Fletcher on Walking Israel

Thursday, November 25, 2010

Martin Fletcher, longtime chief of NBC’s Tel Aviv news bureau, discusses walking along the entire coast of Israel, from Lebanon to Gaza, observing facets of the country that are ignored in news reports. His book Walking Israel: A Personal Search for the Soul of a Nation is packed with humor, historical insights, emotion, and true-life tales.


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Comments [3]

michael Lazarovic from NY NY

I just saw you on MSMBC. My Grandparents are holocuast survivers and I'd like to share their story. Please contact me at the email address sent or on my cell# 646-262-2379

Nov. 02 2011 01:56 PM
jgarbuz from Queens

Didn't say anything I didn't already know after having lived in Israel for a decade. Except for one thing. He didn't mention all the Jewish refugees from the Arab countries, or what happened to their lands and properties. A typical oversight.

Nov. 25 2010 01:51 PM
Judith from New York City

Thank you for replaying this. It was a truly wonderful interview!

Nov. 25 2010 01:26 PM

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