Host Hassan Abdellah announces Muslim political campaign in DC, Esseghir reports on student information campaign. (starting at 27:53) Jordanian author and journalist Rana Husseini, interviewed in Amman, Jordan talks about research on honor killings/suicides reported in her book “Murder in The Name of Honor”. And at 48:22, a short radio production by Syrian student Ibrahim Fayad based on his radio workshop with BN Aziz in Damascus.
at 6:35 Guests Ms. Abdul Rahman and Ms. K. Abba review 34 year-long Shahrawi people‘s struggle for sovereignty and freedom from Moroccan occupation; starting at 36:10, Rami Nasir reviews his organization’s plans for a new American student exchange program with Syrian students. Poetry by Dima Hillal, vocals by Souad Massi, and Qur’anic recitation from the CD Namira.
(at 1:25 a solo by visiting student Maria Papadakis; starting at 10:16, project coordinator Rami Nasir and five visiting students from Syria gather in our NY studio to speak about their exchange program in the US; at 35:10 we open the phone to listeners with questions for guests.