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Mavi Marmara 2nd anniversary interview with passenger Iara Lee

Tuesday, May 29th, 11 a.m. to noon Central (9-10 Pacific) on (archived here a few hours after broadcast). Guest: Brazilian native Iara Lee, Director of Cultures Of Resistance has been a Middle-East-based activist since 2003. In May 2010,  Iara was a passenger on the MV Mavi Marmara,  a passenger vessel in the Gaza Freedom Flotilla which was attacked in international waters by the Israeli navy,  leading to the murder of nine humanitarian aid workers. Among the many people who recorded the events on that ship,  her crew was able to successfully hide and retain most of the raid footage, …


American Professor Charges Israel with Genocide — Publisher Censors Title!

William A. Cook, professor of English at the University of La Verne in southern California, has charged the state of Israel with genocide — but his publisher won’t let him use the G word in the title of his new book! Discussing the brand-new The Plight of the Palestinians: A Long History of Destruction on the Kevin Barrett show yesterday, Dr. Cook said that the publishers, Palgrave-McMillan, told him: “‘We can’t use the original title As the World Watches: Genocide in Palestine.’” Dr. Cook added that the book’s contents, which provide ample proof that Israel is committing genocide against the…