Human Dignity & Compassion

Meet the Hostages' Parents

Hersh Goldberg-Polin and Alon Ohel were among those taken hostage from the Nova music festival on October 7. How can the voices of their parents inspire us to political and spiritual action for their release?

Using moving and powerful clips from two episodes of Israel Story’s Wartime Diaries podcast series, we will meet the parents of two hostages—Hersh Goldberg-Polin and Alon Ohel, both of whom were abducted from the Nova music festival on October 7—and hear about the different ways in which they take action toward the release of their sons.

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Liri Albag 18

Liri had just started military training at an army lookout near the Gaza border when Hamas attacked and kidnapped her from her base.

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