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Shows featuring Thea Gardellin

  • Women Leading Grassroots Movement in Italy to Oppose U.S. Military Base Travel to Washington, D.C. Vicenzaprotest5-2
    One of the largest protests against the U.S. military this year wasn’t where you’d normally expect it. In February, more than 100,000 people marched against a plan to double the size of a U.S. base in the northern Italian city of Vicenza. A group of women leading the protests have traveled from Italy to bring their case directly to Capitol Hill. [includes rush transcript]
    May 02, 2007 | Story
  • Arafat Addresses United Nations
    Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat goes to the United Nations today to drum up opposition to a new Jewish housing development slated for construction in Jerusalem. Palestinians launched a general strike earlier this week to protest the building of 6,500 homes on a hill on the southeastern outskirts of Jerusalem. Israeli officials also confirmed this week the construction of 1,500 more Jewish...
    March 05, 1997 | Story