Shows featuring Nicholas Blanford

  • Death Toll Reaches 80 in Lebanon as Troops Shell Palestinian Refugee Camp in Battle with Fatah al-Islam Lebanoncamp20070522
    Christian Science Monitor reporter Nicholas Blanford reports from outside the Nahr al-Bared camp on the deadliest internal violence in Lebanon since the civil war ended in 1990. We also speak with journalist Zaki Chehab, who grew up in a Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon. [includes rush transcript]
    May 22, 2007 | Story
  • Potato Famine Was Genocide
    Irish activists, human rights groups, and lawyers are organizing to
    win official recognition that the Irish potato famine of the
    mid-19th century was genocide. Already some public schools are now
    teaching that the Irish potato famine which claimed an estimated
    million lives was a deliberate act of genocide by the British
    government. And activists are even planning to stage an
    international tribunal...
    March 17, 1997 | Story