Episode Detail: Golda Meir - Intimate Portrait
Recalling the life of Golda Meir (1898-1978), who served as Israel's fourth Prime Minister from 1969 to '74. The hour highlights her childhood and education in the United States; her rise to power in Israeli politics after she immigrated to Palestine in 1921. Included: comments from feminist writer Letty Pogrebin and Meir's political advisor, Simcha Dinitz. Narrated by Lynn Sherr.