September 2006 archive

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This show includes a cultural special highlighting the music of progressive American singer-songwriter David Rovics who was in concert in Vancouver on September 22 Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_Sept26_2006_8kbps.mp3 (8 kbps encoding, ~3.5MB) VOP_Sept26_2006_16kbps.mp3 (16 kbps encoding, ~7.0MB)

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News Highlights: UN envoy John Dugard says Israel has turned Gaza into a prison for Palestinians where life is “intolerable…tragic”; he adds that the international community must take action. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas cancels unity meetings with Palestinian PM. Sept. 25th – Bilin villagers announce they will build a hotel on village land occupied by …

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This includes a live interview with Stefan Christoff, a social activist from Montreal, recently returned from Lebanon. Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_Sept19_2006_8kbps.mp3 (8 kbps encoding, ~3.5MB) VOP_Sept19_2006_16kbps.mp3 (16 kbps encoding, ~7.0MB)

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News Highlights: Palestinian farmers will hold a market in Tulkarem on Sept. 20th to support the growing movement to boycott Israeli goods; Irish support groups are stepping up boycott actions, including picketing major supermarkets in Dublin and Belfast. Sept. 18th – World Bank says its trust fund will finance non-salary budgets for Palestinian ministries of …

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This includes an edition of Eyewitness Gaza – Palestine, that highlighted two reports on the devastating crisis developing in the Gaza Strip due to the U.S. and Israeli-led siege. Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_Sept12_2006_8kbps.mp3 (8 kbps encoding, ~3.5MB) VOP_Sept12_2006_16kbps.mp3 (16 kbps encoding, ~7.0MB)

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News Highlights: Palestinian leaders urge the international community to accept their new unity government; Israel and the U.S. have reacted negatively to the coalition government. UN agency says Palestinian economy is declining to a level not seen in a generation; per capita income not expected to exceed 1000 dollars next year. 13-year-old Palestinian boy killed …

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This is a special anniversary show, as Voice of Palestine marks the 19th year of being on the air at Coop Radio with a look back at what first motivated the show to start and what is different now. Download an audio file of today’s entire show to listen at home on your computer: VOP_Sept05_2006_8kbps.mp3 …

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News Highlights: Sep 3th – World Bank report recommends Palestinian Authority use Rafah border crossing for its exports, due to Israeli closures on Karni. Jan Egeland, UN humanitarian representative, warns of economic disaster in Gaza and says it’s a “ticking time bomb”. Dr. Mustafa Bargouthi holds Israel responsible for the economic crisis in the occupied …

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