Monday, February 15, 2010
February 15 show: Destroying Afghanistan; and Using Music to Teach Black History
Malihe Razzazan interviews Afghan feminist activist Orzala Ashraf Nemat about the U.S. and NATO attack on the Taliban in Helmand Province in Afghanistan, the largest escalation since the invasion in 2001, what women have to say about this major attack and its effect on women. Download clip or Listen here:
And Kate Raphael talks to the amazing and versatile local African American musician Mary Watkins, about her recent opera, Dark River, which documents the life of Civil Rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer. Download or Listen
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