Voices of the Middle East and North Africa

Voices of the Middle East and North Africa – April 5, 2006

Listen Download | podcast

In this week’s program, Shahram Aghamir will talk to Dr. Isam Al Khafaji about the Shiite Community in Iraq as well as the political groups that form the United Iraqi Alliance, a coalition of groups from that community. Dr. Al Khafaji teaches political economy at the University of Amsterdam and is the author of "Tormented Births: Passages to Modernity in Europe and the Middle East." He is also a contributing editor of the Middle East Report.

Later in the program, Nadine Ghammache will talk to Rami Khalife and Kinan Azmeh, two exceptional musicians who are scheduled to perform at Lapena Cultural Center in Berkeley at 8 PM on Friday, April 7.

Support KPFA Today

Community Powered Radio for the Bay Area and Beyond

Founded in 1949 by Lewis Hill, a pacifist, poet, and journalist, KPFA was the first community supported radio station in the USA. Keep us going another 50 years!

Secure Online Donations