• 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 ...

Friday, January 26, 2007

Iraq - Lebanon

Middle East Panorama show on Resonance FM 104.4
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Iraq: The Logic of Withdrawal, a new book by Anthony Arnove, editor of Iraq Under Siege: The Deadly Impact of Sanctions and War and, with Howard Zinn, of Voices of a People's History of the United States. Arnove joins Middle East Panorama online from New York. >> Listen to the interview

Lebanon: General strike, violent clashes and more threats from the Lebanese opposition to carry on its protests untill the resignation of the government. So far, six people have been killed and more than 100 injured.

Friday, January 19, 2007

'Perdition' - Guantanamo - Saddam's Execution

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'Perdition'. The announcement by the Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign that it will stage January performances of Jim Allen's celebrated 1987 anti-Zionist play, "Perdition," triggered off enraged response by the British Jewish establishment. Interviews with: David Cesarani, Research professor at Holloway University, London, Roland Rance (Jews Against Zionism, UK) and Lenni Brenner, author of 51 Documents - Zionist Collaboration with the Nazis.

On the 11th of January 2007 Human Rights activists gathered outside the US embassy in London as part of an international day of protest marking the 5th anniversary of the opening of Guantanamo Bay concentration camp.

The execution of Saddam Hussein. Was the trial a 'Kangoroo trial' as Stephen Lendman calls is? Why is it that the manner in which Saddam was executed is 'unaceptable' (Tony Blair), but the 'execution' of hundreds of thousands of Iraqis because of the invasion and occupation is 'regretable and the price is worth it'? >> Listen to the interview here

The cause is almost entirely "human activities" after the industrial revolution . What are these human activities? Who carried ...