Today’s Woman will be dedicated to voices from Iran featuring pre-recorded viewer phone calls, e-mails and a blog segment.
News and Views updates on the elections in Israel, with live reports from the region. There’s also coverage of reports that Mohammad Khatami will run for President in the upcoming elections, and coverage of government protests in Madagascar. NaV continues its reporting of the anniversary of the Revolution with guest Abdolreza Karimi, Ethnic Historian based in Paris, to discuss the status of ethnic and religious minorities thirty years after the Revolution. From inside Iran there’s an interview regarding the monthly report from the Committee Against Illegal Arrests in Iran.
Roundtable features Mr. Mehdi Sameh, a proponent of the Islamic Revolution in Iran, and Dr. Dariush Homayoun, Information Minister in the Iranian government prior to the revolution who will debate the promises of revolution, as well as a 30 year review of those promises.
Late Edition reports on the young voters in Israel’s elections. There’s also highlights from the Grammy music awards, the British Academy of Film Awards, and coverage of the Iranian film “About Elly” at the Berlin Film Festival.
Newstalk discusses human rights in Iran and around the world.