Posts Tagged ‘Israel’
save the children Photo courtesy of andlun1 under the Creative Commons License. Dostoevsky said something to the effect that a society should be judged by how it treats the children. Right now, in Gaza and in the USA, the judgment must be most harsh. Israel defends itself by bombing that entails killing scores of children, including [...]
“The Situation” on “Culture of Protest” – Israeli/Palestinian Relations Explored with Guest Rand Clark (Tonight, Thursday, October 13)
Of tonight's broadcast (Thursday, October 13), "Culture of Protest" host Dick Flacks writes: "This week's program will be a conversation with Rand Clark, recently returned from Israel and the West Bank. Rand Clark has committed himself to challenging some prevailing understandings of the situation there, and wants to talk about some largely [...]
At 8:30 Shayana Kadidal, senior attorney at the Center for Constitutional Rights joins Avery Gordon and Elizabeth Robinson to discuss the state of our civil liberties and surveillance in the post 9/11 US. At 9:15 Professors Hilal Elver and Richard Falk with comment on the recent announcement by the Turkish government it is suspending trade, [...]
At 8:30 Ali Abunimah of the Electronic Intifada will join Elizabeth Robinson to comment on recent speech by Barack Obama on Palestine and reactions to it. In the second hour Susan Burton founder and director of 'A New Way of Life Reentry Project' talks about the social, personal, and political realities for women upon their release from prison. [...]
Journalist Daoud Kuttab has been a journalist and advocate for communication rights for many years in the Occupied Territories, Jordan and internationally, and he is the founder of Ammannet, an internet and broadcast radio station in Jordan. He was interviewed on January 7 by Avery Gordon and Elizabeth Robinson concerning the current situation in [...]
Omer Goldman is an Israeli student who has been imprisoned for refusing to serve in the Israeli military that she argues is offensive rather than defensive. Elizabeth Robinson interviewed her on January 6, 2009 regarding her actions and the current situation in Gaza. She was speaking from Tel Aviv, Israel.