A7 Radio's "News & Call-In with Tamar Yonah" with Tamar Yonah
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An inside look at what is going on in Egypt with the dissolving of the Egyptian Palriment and Egyptian elections. Egyptian blogger & peace activist, Ahmed Meligy, says that there is no one to vote for in their national elections, and with the results - who ever wins, 'there will be blood'. The choice is between a strict military regime or a religious Muslim Brotherhood candidate whom he terms as a 'spare tire' for the Muslim Brotherhood. With no one to vote for, young Egyptians are in despair. Ahmed Meligy wrote a blog piece on the subject, and joins Tamar and give us all the low down on what is happening on the ground regarding the 'Arab Spring' that is turning into a frigid winter. Meligy also shares his views on the Israeli-Egyptian peace treaty, and the future relationship of the two nations.
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Tamar Yonah is the daughter of a Holocaust survivor. Her father survived the Nazi brutalities and after liberation, made his way to the shores of the British Palestine Mandate, where again fighting for his survival, fought in Israel's war of Independence. This made a great impression on her life and she too has been fighting for Israel by serving in the Israeli army & air force, and afterwards by becoming an activist for Israel and the Jewish nation. She has been a vocal beacon of light since beginning a prolific career in radio. She hosts The Tamar Yonah Show - Israel's most popular English language radio talk show. She also writes a biting and sometimes humorous, award winning blog that discusses current events, religion and politics. www.israelnationalnews.com/Blogs/Blog.aspx/3#
You can email Tamar at: Tamar@IsraelNationalRadio.com