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Posts tagged ‘Edward Stourton’

Sunday: Evangelical voters

this morning (sunday 10th), 7.48-7.54am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by edward stourton) leads with …

Trump, Jerusalem and the Evangelicals:
President Trump‘s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel sparked a mix of protest and praise this week.
• Journalist Allison Kaplan Sommer tells Edward why many believe the move was made to bolster support amongst his Evangelical voters in the US.”



Sunday: Remembering Baghdad

this morning (sunday 3rd), 7.26-7.32am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by edward stourton) includes …

“The story of what happened to the last Jews of Iraq is the subject of a new documentary‘Remember Baghdad’.”

including interview with …
David Dangoor, great grandson of Ezra Dangoor, a former Chief Rabbi of Baghdad. (more…)

Sunday: Orthodox land sales

yesterday morning (sunday 19th), 7.24-7.29am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by edward stourton) includes …

“• Madeline Davies from The Church Times tells why the Greek Orthodox Church is selling its land in Israel.”


Sunday: military exemption

this morning (sunday 17th), 7.31-7.35am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by edward stourton) includes …

“This week, Israel’s Supreme Court decided that ultra-Orthodox Jews are no longer exempt from military service.”

including interview with …
• reporter matthew kalman (more…)

Sunday: Sacks on security

this morning (sunday 25th), 7.22-7.31am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by edward stourton) includes …

“Rabbi Lord Sacks is participating in the Thatcher Conference on Security on 27 June in London.
He talks to Edward about what values he thinks the West should stand for and why he calls the idea of global fragmentation ‘cultural climate change’.”


W@1: Holocaust photographs

yesterday afternoon (friday 27th), 1.31-1.38pm, on bbc radio 4
world at one (presented by edward stourton) includes …

“Today is Holocaust Memorial Day, and to mark it, Martha Kearney has been talking to a photographer who set out to create a record of holocaust survivors and their stories.”

including interviews with …
• photographer harry borden
• survivor bernd koschland, 86 (more…)

Sunday: Mel Gibson

this morning (sunday 22nd), 7.37-7.42am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by edward stourton) includes, without mentioning anti-semitism
, …

“‘Hacksaw Ridge’ follows the conscientious objector-turned-medic Desmond Doss as he heads to the front line of World War II.
Richard Fitzwilliams discusses, with Edward Stourton, whether this will be a redemptive film for Mel Gibson.”


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