articles tagged "United Nations"

Syrian Unrest Stirs Deep Emotions

Sunday, 8 September 2013 | Salamat
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This week your host Sabi Atteyih celebrates Syrian poet Nizar Qabbani’s theme of love for country and reports on Syrian issues, UN Security Council actions, international law violations, and the Americans For Democracy in Egypt demonstrations in Michigan. Also, news from Tunisia, Turkey, Lebanon, and the Syrian village of Ma’loula. With music from Iraqi American oud musician Rahim AlHaj.     Photo by Kunal Palkar more »

Alfred W. McCoy (Wednesday, July 11)

Wednesday, 11 July 2012 | buzz

Wednesday, July 11 our host Jan Miyasaki played a recording of a talk by Doctor Alfred McCoy, author of several books such as The Politics of Heroin in Southeast Asian, The Politics of Heroin: CIA Complicity of the Global Drug Trade, and Torture and Impunity (Critical Human Rights). Also the J.R.W. Smail Professor of History at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Dr. McCoy speaks about the April meeting of the United Nations Association. For more information on Alfred McCoy visit this website: http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/JFKmccoyA.htm   For more information on the United Nations April meeting, visit this website: http://unispal.un.org/databases/dprtest/ngoweb.nsf/ViewTemplate%20for%20v_Cal more »

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