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Recent posts include two excerpts from our interview with South African Muslim scholar, professor Farid Esack. Listen to Iraqi journalist Nermin Al-Mufti's brief account of Kirkuk City history. Your comments on our blogs are always welcome.
- February 26, 2015
Death anniversaries can be inspiring— called “teaching moments” here—so bring them on. Should we welcome news of the passing of women writers? Last month we learned of “The Thorn Birds” author Colleen McCullough’s death. I admit it; I read “Thorn Birds” only recently, then excitedly called friends to discuss this gripping family epic set in Australia. Ahh yes, they said. They knew it:--not the book but the film adaptation...
Voices of Iraq
- Suad Al-Radi
- Iraqi resident, Baghdad, days before the invasion
Sample My country, my family 7:45
- Nisrin Elamin
- Sudan activist Elamin, working with Sudanese women worldwide to support self-help work in Darfur, came into our studio to tell us about her country. Go to our Dec 8, 2009 podcast for the full interview. Sample 6:17
Radio Tahrir calligraphic logo design by
...women are agents of their own destiny
author Phillipa Gregory
- a poem.. a song..
Lawrence Joseph reading Flash
AbdalHayy Moore reads from 'Ramadan Sonnets' --www.danielmoorepoetry.com
- Book review
- Khaled Hosseini's
And The Mountains Echoed
reviewed by BN Aziz.
- Tahrir Team
Aisha AlAdawiya and Hassen Abdellah
- Read about Aisha AlAdawiya and Hassen Abdellah in the team page.