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text The Shortwave Report 10/28/16 Listen Globally! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. NHK World Radio Japan, Sputnik Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, and Spanish National Radio....
Posted: Thu Oct 27, 2016 5:24PM
text Mosul offensive stirs a cauldron of conflicts by WSWS
Iraqi Army units and troops of the autonomous Kurdish Regional Government (KRG), backed by US and allied air power, special forces and “advisors,” continue to push toward the Islamic State (ISIS)-held northern city of Mosul and the estimated 1.5 million civilians trapped within its confines. In the past 24 hours, Kurdish forces claimed to have captured villages and towns to the city’s north and east, while Iraqi Army units advanced from the south...
Posted: Sat Oct 22, 2016 3:31AM
text Children fleeing ISIS-held area in Iraq face dire conditions by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
Children fleeing the jihadist-held Hawijah area in north Iraq are dying of thirst and being killed by makeshift bombs, Save the Children said on Thursday....
Posted: Fri Oct 14, 2016 2:21AM
text The Shortwave Report 10/14/16 Listen Globally! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. NHK World Radio Japan, Spanish National Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, and Sputnik Radio....
Posted: Thu Oct 13, 2016 3:42PM
text Karrada Anti-Terror Call in Iraqi Film by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
After the repeated bomb attacks against Iraqi civilians in Karrada, Baghdad, the Iraqi community of Canada is using the art of film, to issue a global warning against terrorism....
Posted: Wed Sep 7, 2016 4:11AM
text The Shortwave Report 07/08/16 Listen Globally! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. Radio Deutsche-Welle, Radio Havana Cuba, NHK World Radio Japan, and Sputnik Radio....
Posted: Thu Jul 7, 2016 4:53PM
text Class War 03/2016: IRAQ 1991 – Class war and bourgeois containment by CLASS WAR
It was a quarter of a century ago, on March 7th, 1991, when the proletarian uprising in Iraq against war showed to the world proletariat the only way forward to eliminate wars forever. As always, on the other side of the social barricade, all the global forces of Capital acted as one body to liquidate the autonomy of our class....
Posted: Tue May 17, 2016 8:49AM
text ‘I Escaped Isis Rapists, But Was Forced To Leave My Baby Behind’ by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
An estimated 5,000 women and girls have been kidnapped by Isis fighters, with many bought and sold into sexual slavery in markets....
Posted: Thu Mar 17, 2016 2:07AM
text Iraq risks losing generation due to lack of schools, healthcare by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
More than 2 million children in Iraq are out of school, up to 3 million more have had their education disrupted by the war, and nearly one in five schools have been damaged, destroyed or used for other purposes, the U.N. children's fund UNICEF says....
Posted: Sun Jan 3, 2016 3:28AM
text Emotional funeral for drowned Iraqi family by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
Tragedy struck one Iraqi family, who forced to flee from war and ethnic cleansing in Iraq, found the journey to safety was their biggest killer....
Posted: Fri Dec 4, 2015 1:32AM
text The Shortwave Report 11/27/15 Listen Globally! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. NHK World Radio Japan, Radio Deutsche-Welle, Radio Havana Cuba, Spanish National Radio, and Sputnik Radio....
Posted: Thu Nov 26, 2015 4:02PM
text Unraveled the region completely by Ted Rudow III, MA
Islam has made great advances in the last 42 years. Muslims around the world have become much more powerful, more united in their faith, more radical and militant, and Muslim communities....
Posted: Tue Nov 17, 2015 3:55PM
text Peace could have been given by Ted Rudow III, MA
Assyria in Iraq, of course part of Syria today is part of that. Also Northern Iraq was a part of Assyria, and it was always fighting with its neighbours. First was Assyria, then Babylon, where did the Medes and Persians originate. Persia, they changed the name to Iran. I think it was only after World War 2 that they started to change the names of all these countries....
Posted: Thu Nov 12, 2015 2:12PM
text Iraqi Minorities in Peril by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
The plight of Iraqi minorities was the subject of a deeply thoughtful and insightful debate at the US based Holocaust Memorial Museum....
Posted: Thu Nov 12, 2015 6:52AM
text Support is flooding in for an Assyrian church's reopening in Baghdad by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
Some good news emerged from inside of Baghdad this week, as the St George's Church re-opened its doors to Iraq's persecuted Christian community, after a decade from being attacked in the wake of the US/UK invasion of Iraq....
Posted: Fri Nov 6, 2015 10:19AM
text The Shortwave Report 10/02/15 Listen Globally! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. NHK World Radio Japan, Spanish National Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, Radio Deutsche-Welle, and Sputnik Radio....
Posted: Thu Oct 1, 2015 5:01PM
text The Shortwave Report 07/24/15 Listen Globally! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. Radio Deutsche-Welle, China Radio International, NHK World Radio Japan, Radio Havana Cuba, and Sputnik Radio....
Posted: Thu Jul 23, 2015 5:27PM
text Pandora’s box by Ted Rudow III, MA
The Obama administration is considering a plan to increase the U.S. presence in Iraq by sending up to 500 more military personnel and establishing a new military base in Anbar Province. The United States already has about 3,000 troops, including trainers and advisers, in Iraq. The new forces would help train Iraqi forces in retaking the city of Ramadi, which fell to the self-described Islamic State last month....
Posted: Wed Jun 10, 2015 11:18AM
text American firepower by Ted Rudow III, MA
The U.S. also imposes murderous sanctions upon Iraq, killing thousands of people every month and condemning most of the rest of the population to a miserable, disease-ridden, poverty-stricken. Although they profit, it possible for them to sell billions of dollars of weapons to the Saudis and the Kuwaitis, and station U.S. troops in the Mideast to “protect” them....
Posted: Fri Apr 3, 2015 12:38PM
text The Shortwave Report 12/19/14 Listen Globally! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. Radio Deutsche-Welle, NHK World Radio Japan, Radio Havana Cuba, and Sputnik Radio....
Posted: Thu Dec 18, 2014 5:04PM