Home - WERU FM 89.9 Community Radio, Blue Hill, Maine

WERU 89.9 FM Blue Hill, Maine Local News and Public Affairs Archives

Audio archives of spoken word broadcasts from Community Radio WERU 89.9 FM Blue Hill (weru.org)

Donate to WERU Donate Now

Archives

E-mail Notifications

Get an e-mail when we update our archives (several times a week)
Enter your Email
Powered by FeedBlitz
  • WERU News Report 7/17/12

    Host: Amy Browne
    Producer: Carolyn Coe
    Part 2 of 2 (Part 1 aired on 7/11/12)
    Program Topic: Palestinian nonviolent struggle in the occupied West Bank
    *Palestinians paint on the separation Wall and take photographs of daily life to tell their own stories about living under Israeli occupation.
    *Weekly demonstrations against the Israeli occupation continue in the form of street protests; the Israeli Defense Force responds with tear gas and bullets.
    *Israeli demolitions of Palestinian homes and other structures increased in 2011; Palestinians continue to rebuild.
    *Women have taken on a greater income-generating role for their families, while preserving the Palestinian tradition of embroidery, by organizing a women’s embroidery cooperative.
    Guests:
    Khitam Edelbi, expressive art therapist, raising funds for an art bus
    Nasser Hamamreh, school counselor and social worker
    Basseem Al-Tamimi, community leader in A-Nabi Saleh
    Teresa, Italian volunteer with Operation Dove in At-Tuwani
    “Sami,” volunteer from the Czech Republic
    Buthayna Farajallah, administrative worker for the women’s cooperative in Idna (Women in Hebron)
    Call In Program: no
    Websites:
    www.womeninhebron.com
    www.operationdove.org
    www.electronicintifada.org
    www.btselem.org
    www.peacenow.org

    Be Sociable, Share!
    Published on July 17, 2012 · Filed under: WERU News Report; Tagged as: ,
    No Comments

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.