1654, Section: Variety
Published on 15 July 2014 by Ussama Al-Khalil in Variety
Contrary to what the name might suggest, this simple, healthy and wonderfully tasty Syrian dish does not appear to have much Indian influence and is not heavily spiced. Like Damascene cuisine more generally, the key to this dish is its delicately balanced, fresh flavor. It is the ideal dish for breaking one’s fast with friends and family and can easily be cooked in large quantity.
Published on 29 May 2014 by Ramzy Alawi in Variety
Published on 20 May 2014 by Yemen Times Staff in Variety
In the final episode of the Article 19 radio show, callers were asked what they thought of the show and what they wanted the programs to address in the future?
Published on 13 May 2014 by Yemen Times Staf in Variety
Article 19 Radio Show this week discussed the issue of whether people with disabilities enjoy their rights, particularly freedom of expression.
Published on 24 April 2014 by in Variety
Article 19 radio show this week discussed freedom of expression for members of a tribe and the importance of individual members expressing their opinions, instead of simply following orders of the tribe’s sheikkh.
Ahmed Mujahed Abu Ghanem, a leading sheikh of Arhab from one of the strongest tribes in the north of Yemen, and Mohammed Al-Salahi, a writer who has been writing extensively on tribes and tribal issues, spoke on the matter.
Published on 17 April 2014 by in Variety
Article 19 radio show this week discussed the freedom of expression and respect for religious and cultural diversity.
Published on 10 April 2014 by in Variety
Article 19 radio show this week discussed the influence of freedom of expression on economic development and community participation in economic issues.
Abdulelah Taqi, a journalist who has written extensively on economics, spoke about this issue.
Published on 3 April 2014 by in Variety
Article 19 radio show this week discussed the diversity of religious sects in Yemen, freedom of religious expression, freedom to perform religious rituals in light of sectarian disagreements, as well as accusations of blasphemy.
Lawyer and journalist Ali Al-Bukhaiti, Nabeel Al-Bukairi, a writer and thinker and lawyer, Ali Al-Serari, were interviewed in this week’s program.
Published on 1 April 2014 by in Variety
The Article 19 radio show this week discussed freedom of expression and its relation to social media.
Published on 20 March 2014 by in Variety
This episode focuses on women and their freedom of speech during the revolution and their participation in this pivotal moment of Yemen’s modern history. It also touches on the quota for female representation and whether it serves women, as well as Yemeni women’s presence in the media. The following is an interview with Zafran Al-Mahna, a journalist and the head of Enma Al-Sharq Center for Human Development, and Samr Al-Jarbani, an activist and the head of Nataj Foundation for Community Development.