Jeremy Scahill, investigative reporter and author of BLACKWATER: THE RISE OF THE WORLD’S MOST POWERFUL MERCENARY ARMY spoke in Portland on June15th at Powell's City of Books. His talk was recorded by Will Seaman.
Investigative journalist, Jeremy Scahill, author of BLACKWATER: THE RISE OF THE WORLD'S MOST POWERFUL MERCENARY ARMY, spoke at Powell's City of Books in Portland on June 15th. In Part 2 he answers questions from the audience. Recorded by Will Seaman
Focus on Palestine-Israel - Dan Fleshler: Transforming the Israel Lobby: The Limits of Its Power and the Potential for Change. Host Will Seaman interviews Dan Fleshler, a media and public affairs strategist, who spends much of his free time trying to convince the American Jewish community to support Israel’s peace camp and an end to Israeli settlement expansion. He is the author of Transforming America's Israel Lobby --The Limits Of its Power and the Potential For Change.
This week we talk about the plans for UN recognition of an independent Palestinian
State, expected this coming fall at the United Nations. Will and Wael will be
talking with Palestinian Economy Minister, Mohammad Shtayyeh, about the move by
the Palestinian Authority to have Palestine recognized as an independent state at
the United Nations. Following the discussion, Electronic Intifada founder, Ali
Abunimah, provides his perspective on the move towards internationally recognized