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Archive for July, 2018

BH/Twtw: Tamimi released

today (sunday 29th), 9.05-9.06am, 1.00-1.01pm, 1.02pm, and 1.05-1.26pm, on bbc radio 4
broadcasting house (presented by paddy oconnell) and the world this weekend (presented by jonny dymond) include …

A Palestinian teenager who was jailed for 8 months for assaulting an Israeli soldier has been released. The attack, by Ahed Tamimi, which was filmed by her family, attracted worldwide attention.”

including reports from …
tom bateman

Wtw: Syria & Iran

this morning (sunday 29th), 1.11-1.16am (repeated from 9.11am yesterday), on bbc world service radio
the world this week (presented by shaun ley) includes…

Israel shoots down a Syrian jet fighter – but it’s Iran that’s really in its sights

including interview with …
• bbc reporter martin patience

Marr: Labour anti-semitism

last sunday morning (22nd july), 9.34-9.37am, on bbc 1 tv
the andrew marr show includes an interview with • rebecca long-bailey mp, partly about anti-semitism in the Labour Party

”Big meeting of the Parliamentary Labour Party tomorrow, talking amongst other things about anti-semitism. The Jewish Labour Party is talking about taking the Party to court over all of this. You could resolve this as a party by simply accepting the international definition of anti-semitism, and all the examples which everybody else accepts. Why dont you?”


W@1: Gaza children

BBC bias: The BBC gives an impliedly fair summary of the Gaza border violence, comparing the ’David and Goliath’ rocks tyres and balloons from Gaza with Israeli firepower, but deliberately omitting the grenades explosives and firebombs being thrown, or of concealed grenades etc, and knives and other weapons.

this afternoon (friday 27th), 1.23-1.30pm, on bbc radio 4 (repeated 1.36pm and 9.36pm saturday on newshour on bbc world service radio)
world at one (presented by jonny dymond) includes …

For 18 consecutive weekends now, Palestinians, many of them children, have gathered to protest at the fence that separates Gaza from Israel, protests with rocks and burning tyres, and balloons carrying flaming strips of cloth designed to set fire to nearby Israeli farmland, They have been confronted with live fire from the most sophisticated military in the region, at least 150 Palestinians have been killed in the protests since March, and one Israeli soldier has been shot dead by Gaza-based militants. Amongst the Palestinians, 19 children have been killed, and hundreds more injured.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter tom bateman
rami hilles, father of othman hilles, “14” (though reuters and others say 15), shot dead on 13th july
• idf spokesman lt col jonathan conricus
attal afayumi, 17, amputee
• hamas deputy foreign minister ghazi hamad

P4t: Goldberg 24/7/2018

last tuesday morning (24th july), 5.45-5.48am, on bbc radio 2
pause for thought by jewish chaplain alex goldberg

If you draw someone, you humanise them.”


P4t: Rubinstein 23/7/2018

last monday morning (23rd july), 5.45-5.48am, on bbc radio 2
pause for thought, by rabbi yy rubinstein

Art can surprise you.”


P4t: Belovski 23/7/2018

last monday morning (23rd july), 9.22-9.25am, on bbc radio 2
pause for thought by rabbi dr harvey belovski

“Dance in the vineyards, plan the next generation and celebrate the wonder of simply being alive!


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