May 21, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Golda Meir was a world figure unlike any other, leading the nation of Israel as its first woman prime minister from 1969 to 1974. As Israel celebrates its 70th anniversary, we learn more about this founding “mother” of the nation with the author of the new biography “Lioness: Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel.”

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