On today’s edition of “A Public Affair,” Karma talks with Ghadir Shafie, a Palestinian activist and citizen of the state of Israel, to discuss the Palestinian campaign of boycotts, divestment and sanctions (BDS) against Israel. Palestinians appealed to people around the globe to pressure their respective states to impose embargoes and sanctions against Israel. They […]
Today Allen talks with Madison’s Cassandra Dixon, who just returned from two months in the southern end of the occupied West Bank where she was a volunteer with Operation Dove, an Italian humanitarian organization that “provides protective presence and international accompaniment to residents of the South Hebron Hills.” Later he talks with Samir Hill from […]
Today Esty Dinur talks to Leila Abdelrazaq, author of the newly released “Baddawi.” Her new book tells the story of a young boy raised in a refugee camp, trying to find his way in the world after fleeing his homeland after the war in 1948 established the state of Israel. Leila Abdelrazaq is a Palestinian […]
What are current issues regarding the Israeli-Palestine conflict? What does the future of Palestine look like? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to find our more!
Are you familiar with Israel’s 2008–9 “Operation Cast Lead” assault on the Palestinians of Gaza? What kind of student movement emerged on US campuses for justice in Palestine? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!
Ali Abunimah is author The Battle for Justice in Palestine and One Country: A Bold Proposal to End the Israeli-Palestinian Impasse. He is a contributor to The Goldstone Report: The Legacy of the Landmark Investigation of the Gaza Conflict (Nation Books). He has contributed to several other books and written hundreds of articles on the question of Palestine in a wide array of publications. Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to hear Allen’s interview with Mr. Abunimah!