Voices of the Middle East and North Africa

Voices of the Middle East and North Africa – August 8, 2007

In tonight’s program, we will bring you an update on the suppression of dissent and the worsening human rights violations in Iran with Elise Auerbach of Amnesty International and Paris-based Hajar Smouni of Reporters without Borders.

Later in the program, Palestinian labor activist Monadel Herzellah and the co-founder of Break the Silence Mural and Arts Project in Palestine Susan Green will talk about "MexicoPalestine; unspoken borders," an evening of Arts and activism at SOMARTS in San Francisco.

Also in the program, Nadine Gammache will speak with members of the Bay Area-based members of North African Groves band, the DUNES, about their upcoming concert at the La Pena Community and cultural center in Berkeley.

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