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Voices of Iraq

Environmental Ruin in Iraq by BN Aziz
Dr. Aliya Sousa
Dr. Aliya Sousa was the daughter and biographer of the remarkable and prolific Iraqi author, researcher, engineer and hydrologist, Dr. Ahmed Sousa (1900-1983).
In this 1999 interview in Baghdad, she recalls his early life. Aliya Sousa perished in the bombing of the UN office in Baghdad, August 19, 2003.
Doni George
Director of Documentation, Iraq National Museum.
Iraqi archeologist resigns, August 2006
BN Aziz
audio documentary-- "Iraq:How Can I Forget?"
sound Sample 'Iraq in the Embargo War 1990-2003'-- a Tahrir audio documentary 17:30
Abbas Jijan
Iraqi Poet Jijan presented this poem "Obama" in a 2009 program on Al-Arabiya TV. (in Arabic). See our July 20 podcast for the translation.
sound Sample 6:00
Suad Al-Radi
Iraqi resident, Baghdad, days before the invasion
sound Sample My country, my family 7:45
Ilham AlMadfaii
Iraqi musician
sound Sample from Al-Madfaii's 1997 interview with BN Aziz, prepared by Manaslu Gurung 4:01
AbdulAmeer Alwan, Iraq2
Kerbala street in my hometown, 2000 (charcoal) and Palm Grove, south Iraq (watercolor)
Mohammed Ghani Hikmat
Iraq sculptor Mohammed Ghani Hikmat, in his studio in Baghdad in 1991, after the US-led bombing against Iraq; speaking to BN Aziz. (Ghani died Sept 12, 2011, in Jordan.)
sound Sample 7:54


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There is really no such thing as 'voiceless'. There are only the deliberately silenced or the preferably unheard.

Arundhati Roy, author and activist

Tahrir Diwan

a poem.. a song..
poem Rumi's "I am You"
by translator and interpreter Shahram Shiva

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poems
poem Talaal Badru Alayna
praises to the Prophet, from Nazira CD, female voices

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Elsa Marston Harik's
The Compassionate Warrior: Abd al-Kader of Algeria
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