Thu April 23, 2015
Arts & Culture

Putting an earring in my ear: the centennial of the Armenian Genocide

A lone sailboat flying the Armenian flag to commemorate the centennial as marchers cross Golden Gate Bridge above

On top of the highest hill in San Francisco is the Mount Davidson Cross -- a monument to the Armenian Genocide. Friday, April 24th marks 100 years since the Ottoman Empire began to kill what would eventually be 1.5 million Armenians. Waves of Armenians immigrated to the Bay Area, fleeing the killing. Today, 30,000 people of Armenian descent live here. 

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Mon November 10, 2014

Noam Chomsky on Alternative Radio

Noam Chomsky

On this week's Alternative Radio, David Barsamian celebrates the 30 year relationship between AR and Noam Chomsky, acclaimed linguist and foremost critic of American foreign policy. 

On the program, Chomsky offers his critique of the current U.S. intervention in the Middle East in a talk entitled "ISIS, the Kurds & Turkey."  Monday at 1pm. 


Fri March 14, 2014


Sun June 16, 2013

Today on Your Call: What’s behind the recent protests in Turkey?

Thanassis Stavrakis AP Photo

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Fri June 14, 2013

Today on Your Call:Friday Media Roundtable

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