Tagged: palestine

With Ashraf in Tyre

ctrp442 Growing Up Palestinian in Lebanon

MP3 Audio [24 MB]DownloadShow URL The name Tyre was one I remembered best from the days of the Israeli invasion of Lebanon in 2006 when the city was bombed and that standard war-map would appear on news reports.  While in...
 

ctrp412 The Voice of Hanna Braun

ctrp412 The Voice of Hanna Braun

MP3 Audio [29 MB]DownloadShow URL “We’ve been here before!” Hanna Braun said to herself back in 1948 as Arab residents were expelled from Haifa. She had been a member of the Hagana before the Israeli army had been formally created...
 

Remembering a Defiant Old Woman

Remembering a Defiant Old Woman

Hanna Braun. In early 2006 this name was recommended to me by an enthusiastic listener who said something to the effect of “you should really interview her.” I did some reading and learned a bit about who Hanna Braun was,...

bmtv95 Wire Comparison 1

bmtv95 Wire Comparison 1

The Wire gives alot of great examples of the type of behavior and power struggles that take place in all levels of life.† In this video, I look at 2 particular Wire characters and who they represent, and juxtapose that...

More War Crimes

More War Crimes

There are many events that take place in this world that we… myself included.. can describe as crimes. Crimes take many forms and have different degrees. Among these forms, one of the most horrendous in my eyes – becuase it...

Gaza on my Screen

Gaza on my Screen

Sitting there eating my tofu-stew, watching BBC News, supposedly about to go to some Amsterdam club to see a band play… and there it is on the screen: Hamas Takes Gaza. On the euronews podcast I watch the video of...