Shows featuring Mahmood Mamdani

  • Mahmood Mamdani on Libya, an African Union in "Crisis" & the Outlook for South Sudan Splash_image20110914-10509-iji9fs-0
    As the African Union meets today, Columbia University professor and Africa scholar Mahmood Mamdani joins us to give his take on the regional and global implications of NATO’s intervention in Libya, which he says threatens to increase the militarization of the African continent. Mamdani is the author of several books, including...
    September 14, 2011 | Story
  • GOP Candidate Ron Paul: "We’re Under Great Threat Because We Occupy So Many Countries" Splash_image20110914-8140-1tbvp44-0
    Near the end of Monday’s Republican presidential debate, Republican Rep. Ron Paul of Texas drew boos from the crowd and a rebuke from other candidates on the podium when he criticized U.S. foreign policy in discussing the roots of the 9/11 attacks. "We’re under great threat because we occupy so many countries,"...
    September 14, 2011 | Story
  • New US Strategy for Sudan Rejects Hawkish Approach Mamdani-web
    After months of deliberation, the Obama administration unveiled a new strategy for Sudan on Monday. The White House plans to offer the Sudanese government a mix of incentives and pressure to urge Khartoum to end the crisis in Darfur and implement the 2005 peace deal between the north and the south. We get analysis from Columbia...
    October 23, 2009 | Story
  • President-Elect Obama and the Future of US Foreign Policy: A Roundtable Discussion Obamaforeignpolicywebnew
    Congratulations pour in from around the world for President-elect Barack Obama after his historic victory Tuesday night. But what are Obama’s foreign policy positions, and what are the concerns for those living in countries at the target end of US foreign policy? We host a roundtable discussion with filmmaker and investigative journalist John Pilger in Britain, Columbia University professor...
    November 06, 2008 | Story
  • Mahmood Mamdani on Darfur: "The Politics of Naming: Genocide, Civil War, Insurgency" Sudan5
    As President Bush orders news sanctions to be placed on the Sudanese government, Columbia professor Mahmood Mamdani discusses how the media and the Save Darfur Coalition has been misrepresenting the situation in Darfur. [includes rush transcript]
    June 04, 2007 | Story
  • Women’s History Month Interview with Evy Dubrow
    On the 86th anniversary of the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire, Evy Dubrow, former legislative director for the Union of Needle Trades, Industrial, and Textile Employees, UNITE (formerly the International Ladies’ Garment Workers’ Union) shares her 40 years of experiences as an activist, trade unionist and lobbyist.

    Segment Subjects (keywords for the segment): Dubrow, ILG, unions,...

    March 27, 1997 | Story