• Books: Bury the Chains by Adam Hochschild, Endless War: Hidden Functions of the "war on terror" by David Keen, Capital Vol. 1, Tin Drum by Günter Grass, What is Islam? by Shahab Ahmed, Desiring Arabs by Joseph Massad, Spies, Soldiers and Statesmen by Hazem Kandil, La Condition Humaine by André Malraux, Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck, Imagined Community by Benedict Anderson, Culture and Imperialism by Edward Said, The Wretched of the Earth by Frantz Fanon, The Richness of Life by Stephen Jay Gould, Children of the Alley by Naguib Mahfouz, The Mass Psychology of Fascism by Wilhelm Reich, Brave New World by Aldous Huxley, 1984 by George Orwell, Noli me Tangere by José Rizal, Age of Extremes by Eric Hobsbawm, ذهنية التحريم لصادق جلال العظم, Karl Marx by Francis Wheen, وليمة لأعشاب البحر لحيدر حيدر, Candide by Voltaire, النزعات المادية في الفلسفة العربية الإسلامية لحسين مروة, Listen Little Man by Wilhelm Reich ..
  • Films: Alexanderplatz by Rainer Fassbinder, Clockwork Orange, Apocalypse Now, The Battle of Algiers, films by P. P. Passolini, Persepolis, Midnight Express, 1984, Papillion, Gangs of New York, Sophie Scholl, Life of Brian, Ivan the Terrble, Battleship Potemkine ...

Saturday, December 31, 2005

DAM

Middle East Panorama radio show on Resonance FM 104.4
www.resonancefm.com worldwide
Every Friday 3.30pm - 4.30pm London time (GMT)

"Our message is one of humanity - but it's also political - we make protest music." Tamer Nafer, lead rapper of the first Palestinian hip-hop group, DAM.

Saturday, December 24, 2005

'Dangerous Ideas': Profile Intermedia 8

Middle East Panorama radio show on Resonance FM 104.4
www.resonancefm.com worldwide
Every Friday 3.30pm - 4.30pm London time (GMT)

'Dangerous Ideas': interviews with some Lebanese attending Profile Intermedia 8, 'Achtung!', Graphics and design, 'Protest Workshop', Lebanon, Christmas in Lebanon, sounds from Bremen, including Christmas market sounds.

Saturday, December 17, 2005

The Muslim Prayer - Individual Terrorism

Middle East Panorama radio show on Resonance FM 104.4
www.resonancefm.com
Every Friday 3.30pm - 4.30pm London time (GMT)
Repeated on Monday 7.00am to 8.00am

The origin of the Muslim prayer; why the Muslims pray five times a day. A short discussion between a Muslim and a non-Muslim and others.

Conducting an interview: making the controversial more controversial
. Part of Middle East Panorama workshop at Profile Intermedia 8, 'Achtung!', in Bremen, Germany; a discussion on terrorism with attendants from Denmark, Germany, and Lebanon. Sunday 10 of December 2005.

Individual terrorism. A discussion among members of a socialist organisation,
Socialist Appeal.

Saturday, December 10, 2005

Beyond Chutzpah by Norman G. Finkelstein

Middle East Panorama radio show on Resonance FM 104.4
www.resonancefm.com
Every Friday 3.30pm - 4.30pm London time (GMT)
Repeated on Monday 7.00am to 8.00am
Beyond Chutzpah - On the misuse of anti-semitism and the abuse of history - by Norman G. Finkelstein (Part 2). A talk by the professor of political science at DePaul University, and author of The Holocaust Industry and Image and Reality of the Israel/Palestine Conflict, followed by Q & A.
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Saturday, December 03, 2005

Beyond Chutzpah by Norman G. Finkelstein Part 1 - The Veil Debate

Middle East Panorama radio show on Resonance FM 104.4
www.resonancefm.com
Every Friday 3.30pm - 4.30pm London time (GMT)
Repeated on Monday 7.00am to 8.00am

Beyond Chutzpah - On the misuse of anti-semitism and the abuse of history - by Norman G. Finkelstein (Part 01). The professor of political science at DePaul University, and author of The Holocaust Industry and Image and Reality of the Israel/Palestine Conflict, Finkelstein gave a talk followed by Q & A.

"Imperial College's recent decision to impose a new dress code on the college campus in the interests of security has given rise to calls of discrimination against Muslim women who wear the veil. The new code prohibits any item of clothing which partially or completely covers the face." A live debate.

The American origin of the United Nations