intifada=shaking off - oppression/silence
Voices from Kolkata to Casablanca
Voices of struggle, Voices for change
Thursday, July 10, 2008 3-4pm PDT
KPFK/Pacifica Radio 90.7 fm, Los Angeles
Streaming at kpfk.org
available on audio archive for 90 days
SPEAKING OF STRUGGLE -
Parvez Sharma is a gay Indian Muslim filmmaker whose documentary A Jihad for Love looks into the lives of gay and lesbian Muslims living in different parts of the world. The documentary has been filmed in 12 countries and will be coming to Los Angeles at the Outfest on July 17th. It will also be playing at the Leamle theater from August 1st to the 7th.
Sahar Shafqat is an Associate Professor of Political Science at St. Mary’s College of Maryland. She is a passionate supporter and an active member of the movement for a free judiciary in Pakistan.