Renowned actress Raghad al-Makhlouf interviews Helen al-Janabi, Yazan al-Qaq, and Ibraheem Manaem, three actors who left Syria to Sweden.

Interviewed by Raghad al-Makhlouf | Arabic

Direct download: live_helenaljanabi_part_1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Marral Shamshiri-Fard discusses her current research on the Dhofar Revolution and the importance of reframing history to look at grassroots movements in Iran, Oman, and neighboring states of the Persian Gulf during the "long 1960s".

Interviewed by Noah Black | English

Direct download: Noah-Marral_Final.mp3
Category:History -- posted at: 9:00am EST

In an interview with Rashid Khalidi, Noura Erakat speaks about her new book "Justice for Some: Law and the Question of Palestine".


Justice for Some offers a new approach to understanding the Palestinian struggle for freedom, told through the power and control of international law. Focusing on key junctures--from the Balfour Declaration in 1917 to present-day wars in Gaza--Noura Erakat shows how the strategic deployment of law has shaped current conditions. Over the past century, the law has done more to advance Israel's interests than the Palestinians'. But, Erakat argues, this outcome was never inevitable.

Direct download: justiceforsome_Final.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 1:41pm EST