When war in Ukraine equals domestic violence at home

When war in Ukraine equals domestic violence at home

Thanks goes to RFE/RL reporter Claire Bigg for this interview – (WNN/Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty/Lady Liberty) KYIV, UKRAINE: A Ukrainian group helping victims of domestic abuse says the conflict in eastern Ukraine has led to a dramatic upsurge in violence against women across the country. Aliona Zubchenko, the spokeswoman for the Kyiv-based International Women’s Rights […]

U.N. Tribunal weighs in on atrocity against Bosnian women & the Radovan Karadžić Conviction

Jessica Buchleitner with International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia Editor: Lys Anzia WNN Interviews Global Footage of the March 24, 2016 judgement against former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadžić via International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia. ICTY/United Nations (WNN) The Hague, Netherlands – For the last 20 years, former Bosnian Serb army leader Radovan […]

Child migrants continue to face discrimination inside U.S.

Child migrants continue to face discrimination inside U.S.

Amy Goodman & Nermeen Shaikh for Democracy Now! – WNN Interviews (WNN/DN) New York, U.S., AMERICAS: What is now considered a “humanitarian crisis” by U.S. President Barack Obama as well as other local and global immigrant advocates, has brought over 50 thousand plus migrant children to the United States within the last year. It is […]

Ukrainian-American author Maria Lewytzkyj opens our eyes toward Russia & Ukraine

Ukrainian-American author Maria Lewytzkyj opens our eyes toward Russia & Ukraine

Maria Lewytzkyj with Lys Anzia – WNN Interview (WNN) San Francisco, California, U.S., AMERICAS: Exploring the current situation for Ukranians who want to prevent what they call a Russian ‘invasion’ of their country, ex-CIA analyst and foreign policy writer Maria Lewytzkyj brings the issues covering the recent political struggles in Ukraine to the public in […]

All Eyes On Gaza: An Interview with legal expert Noura Erakat

All Eyes On Gaza: An Interview with legal expert Noura Erakat

Bahar Mirhosseini – WNN Interviews (WNN) New York, U.S., AMERICAS: Since July 8 2014, increased military aggression against occupied Gaza by aerial attacks and a ground invasion from Israel has placed the world’s breath on hold. Through the lens of photographers and journalists the world has witnessed images of maimed and murdered Palestinians in the […]

Barrier-free Storytelling

Barrier-free Storytelling

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty – WNN Interviews (WNN/RFE/RL) Istanbul, TURKEY, WESTERN ASIA: Elif Shafak is an award-winning Turkish novelist, who writes in both English and Turkish. She has published 13 books, including “The Bastard of Istanbul,” “The Forty Rules of Love,” “Honor,” and her nonfiction memoir “Black Milk,” an account of her struggle with post-partum […]

Lebanese advocates ABAAD partner with men for gender equality

Lebanese advocates ABAAD partner with men for gender equality

Elahe Amani – WNN Interviews (WNN) Beirut, LEBANON: A new Lebanon based human rights and equality initiative is now partnering with men to reach the goal as advocates for equality of the sexes in the Middle East region and beyond. To do this ABAAD – Resource Center for Gender Equality in Beirut has partnered with […]