Tag Archives: bahrain

Shouting in the dark

Prize-winning Al Jazeera documentary about the protests on Pearl Roundabout in Bahrain in 2011 that were cracked down by the GCC shield force (i.e. Saudi troops). http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/2011/08/201184144547798162.html “The Bahraini people touched the soul of freedom. They won’t go back!”

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Maghreb to the Gulf

Everybody who likes Arab music will probably love this mix as much as I do. Thanks for the recommendation Simon Columbus! Caravan host Rania Arabi joins World Skip the Beat host Parker Mah for a survey of under-rated, under-played gems … Continue reading

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