Tag: Middle East
elkikhia2
Blog: Staff & Guest Blog
March 7th, 2011

Should the United States lead the way in imposing a no-fly zone over Libya? Libyan dissident and University of Texas political science department chair Mansour El-Kikhia says that if the U.S. doesn’t push for a no-fly zone, at the very least, it should give the Libyan people a chance to level the playing field by [...]

mansour-el-kikhia-2011-03-07
Interview
Airdate: March 7, 2011

Exiled Libyan dissident and University of Texas political science department chair discusses what he calls the hypocrisy of U.S. presidents concerning Qaddafi.

benjamin-barber-2011-02-17
Interview
Airdate: February 17, 2011

CivWorld at Demos president-director discusses what it will take to bring true democracy to Egypt.

tarek-masoud-2011-02-14
Interview
Airdate: February 14, 2011

Middle East specialist assesses post-Mubarak Egypt and offers his thoughts on whether the military will actually hand over power to a civilian authority.

reza-aslan-2010-12-10
Interview
Airdate: December 10, 2010

Comparative religions scholar and author of Tablet & Pen discusses U.S. relations with Iran and explains why—on the Iran question—President Obama has ‘played it perfectly.’

JuanWilliams-RS
October 22nd, 2010

Should we be suspicious of a woman who gets on a plane wearing a burka because she is identifying herself “first and foremost” as Muslim, as NPR senior news analyst Juan Williams put it? Join the discussion.

ethan-bronner-2010-09-29
Interview
Airdate: September 29, 2010

Tavis: U.S. special envoy George Mitchell is in the Middle East tonight on an emergency mission to rescue the latest efforts for peace in the region. For more tonight I’m joined from Jerusalem by Ethan Bronner, Jerusalem bureau chief for “The New York Times.” Ethan, thanks for your time. Good to have you on the [...]

david-kilcullen-2010-07-15
Interview
Airdate: July 15, 2010

Tavis talks with counterinsurgency specialist and one of the architects of the U.S. surge in Iraq.

isobel-coleman-2010-06-16
Interview
Airdate: June 16, 2010

Paradise Beneath Her Feet author assesses the role of women in changing the Middle East.

mavis-leno-2010-05-11
Interview
Airdate: May 11, 2010

Chair of the Feminist Majority Foundation’s Campaign to Help Afghan Women and Girls explains the connection between the Taliban and women in Afghanistan.

Page 4 of 512345