• 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 ...

Wednesday, February 27, 2008

27 February & 03 March 2008

Wednesday between 9pm and 10pm (GMT)
Sunday between noon and 1pm 104.4 FM (London)
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"The $3 Trillion War": The cost of the Iraq War. Joseph Stiglitz, former Chief Economist at the World Bank and winner of the 2001 Nobel Prize for Economics, speaks at the Jewish Book Week, London, 26th of February 2008.

The Pakistani Parliamentary Elections: Was it "The Mother of all Frauds"? Is a coalition a solution?

Related:
Review of Stiglitz's "Globalization and its Discontents"
Pakistan: article 1, article 2 , article 3

Sunday, February 24, 2008

20 & 24 February 2008

Wednesday between 9pm and 10pm (GMT)
Sunday between noon and 1pm 104.4 FM (London)
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"Can Hamas Liberate Palestine?". Views from the President of the British Muslim Initiative, the Jewish Socialist Group, Azzam Tamimi (historian and supporter of Hamas ), Gilbert Achcar, professor at the School of Oriental and African Studies, London...

"If Stones Could Talk" by James Petras

The Jewish Book Week: Spinoza and Secular Jewish Culture by Yirmiyahu Yovel, The $3 Trillion War by Joseph Stiglitz, The 1948 War by Benny Morris

Women's Cinema from Tangiers to Tehran: Persepolis and Dunia




Related:
Bringing down the new Berlin Walls
11 Theses on the Resurgence of Islamic Fundamentalism
Persepolis: "Bombs and Stars"
Eastern Eyes

Wednesday, February 13, 2008

13 & 17 February 2008

Wednesday between 9pm and 10pm (GMT)
Sunday between noon and 1pm 104.4 FM (London)
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Repeat of 30 January show (see below).

Friday, February 01, 2008

06 & 10 February 2008

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Sunday between noon and 1pm 104.4 FM (London)
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A forgotten struggle. A stolen nation: Western Sahara, occupied by Morrocco for 30 years. Music by Saharawi band Tiris, who recently played the Musicport Fetstival in Whitby... a chat to Malainin Lakhal, Secretary General of the Saharawi Journalists and Writers Union... and some thought from Eduardo Galeano on the Wall that Morocco has built in Western Sahara.

Pervez Musharraf, President of Pakistan, on a European tour, and an interview with Lal Khan from the Pakistan Trade Union Defense Campaign by Antwerp, a local radio in Belgium.

The Iranian regime tortures arrested students, according to various students sources.
Iranian Regimes Tortures Arrested Students

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Related:
Students' Protest (09 December 2007, video)
Eduardo Galeano on Western Shara
The Struggle of the Saharawis, History and Perspectives

Japan Precarity and freedom?