Gaza

9:51am

Tue August 26, 2014
MANAGER'S REPORT 8/26/14

Listen to the latest Manager's Report

On the latest Manager's Report to the Listeners, KALW General Manager Matt Martin talks about some big news at KALW:  After 14 years at the station, News Director Holly Kernan is going to be leaving KALW.  Matt shares his thoughts about Holly's departure, and his appreciation for the visionary work she has done creating and growing Crosscurrents and KALW News.  He also responds to listener e-mails about coverage of Gaza, the station's new fundraising partnership with My Broker Donates, and the pilots of the new music show Liner Notes.

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12:53am

Tue August 12, 2014
Politics

Your Call: What can be done to end the crisis in Gaza?

Families recover belongings from the rubble after returning to their homes in Gaza
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On the August 13th edition of Your Call, we’ll take a long view of the current situation with Israeli historian Tom Segev and Palestinian analyst Mouin Rabbani.  What does the assault on Gaza reveal about the political landscape in Israel and the occupied territories?  What role can the U.S., Egypt, and the international community play in addressing the underlying causes of the violence?  Join the conversation on the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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12:59am

Fri August 1, 2014
Politics

Your Call: Humanitarian crisis in Gaza and offshore tax havens

Palestinians inspect a damaged classroom of the UN school in Jabalia, northern Gaza.
Photograph: Mohammed Saber EPA

On the Agust 1st edition of Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss media coverage of US corporate tax laws and offshore tax havens.  And we’ll talk about reporting the ongoing Israeli assault in Gaza.  As of Thursday morning, more than 1300 Palestinians have been killed, and the conflict has also cost the lives of 56 Israeli soldiers and 3 Israeli civilians. We will be joined by McClatchy’s Kevin Hall, Michael Hudson of The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, and Samer Badawi of +972 Magazine.

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6:31pm

Tue July 22, 2014
Religion

Listen in on a conversation between Bay Area Palestinians and Jews

Melek Nasr-Totah, a Palestinian American, and Michael Bernstein, a Jewish American, were at a recent dialogue.
Judy Silber

The daily news of violence from the Gaza strip is gripping people around the world. Here in the Bay Area, hundreds gathered in downtown San Francisco over the weekend, calling for an end to an Israeli military incursion that has so far killed more than 600 people, most of them civilians.

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12:25am

Fri July 18, 2014
Politics

Your Call: ‪#gazaunderattack

An Israeli airstrike targeting Gaza killed 4 Palestinian children playing on the beach


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