The New Arab Voice

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A podcast from The New Arab, a leading English-language website based in London covering the Middle East, North Africa, Asia, and Arab and Muslim affairs around the world, bringing you news, culture, and lifestyle from these regions and beyond. Mirroring our diverse coverage, the podcast combines storytelling and news analysis to bring our listeners something familiar yet new. Visit our website for more quality journalism:

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Episode Date
Making the Gaza Crisis Even Worse: The suspension of UNRWA funding and the humanitarian catastrophe
Feb 09, 2024
Provisionally Stopping Genocide: The ICJ measures for Gaza and the response by Israel and its allies
Feb 02, 2024
Protesting in a Time of War: Civil rights in Israel, the Supreme Court, and Netanyahu
Jan 26, 2024
Pirating for Palestine: Houthi attacks in the Red Sea and the US/UK response
Jan 19, 2024
Violence Spreading from Gaza and Hopes at The Hague: The risks of a regional war and genocide calls at the ICJ
Jan 12, 2024
2023 in Review Part 2: The good, the bad, and the horror of Gaza
Dec 22, 2023
2023 in Review Part 1: The good, the bad, and the horror of Gaza
Dec 15, 2023
Two Months Later : Israel's war in Gaza and Netanyahu's political prospects
Dec 08, 2023
Barely Catching Breath: Inside Gaza’s short pause and the deal for hostages
Dec 01, 2023
Trouble with the 51st State: US policy on Gaza and its relationship with Israel
Nov 24, 2023
Fear Spreads from Gaza to the West Bank: Israel expands its crackdown on Palestinians as settler attacks multiply
Nov 10, 2023
Nowhere to go, and Nowhere is Safe: The massacres of Gaza and the war between Hamas and Israel
Nov 03, 2023
Israel Attacked: Hamas breaks out, the indiscriminate Israeli response, and the dehumanisation of Palestinians
Oct 27, 2023
Libya’s Unnatural Disaster: How Derna was left to drown
Oct 13, 2023
Ar-abnormal Negotiations: What does Israel-Saudi normalisation mean for Palestine?
Oct 06, 2023
Forcing the Hijab Back On: The anniversary of Mahsa Amini's death and the tightening grip of Iran's state
Sep 29, 2023
Syria’s South Dares Again: Suweida protests living standards, Assad, and the continuing instability
Sep 15, 2023
Control+Alt+Suppress: Jordan's cybercrime bill and the growth of state censorship
Sep 08, 2023
An Issue of Survival: Heatwaves in Iraq and dwindling water supplies
Aug 11, 2023
The Casino Manager Cashes Out: The departure of Riad Salameh from Lebanon's Central Bank
Aug 04, 2023
The Political Prisoners Dilemma: The pardoning of Patrick Zaki and Egypt's National Dialogue
Jul 28, 2023
Negotiating Aid and Diplomacy: Syria's cross border aid at the UN Security Council
Jul 21, 2023
The Struggle for Palestine in Britain: Echoes of the Anti-Apartheid Movement
Jul 14, 2023
Searching for Justice at Guantanamo: Tainted evidence and the fight for accountability
Jun 23, 2023
Finding the Rough on the Gulf Course: Sportswashing with LIV Golf and the Saudi PIF
Jun 16, 2023
Nowhere to Apart-hide: Israel's chilling surveillance of Palestinians
Jun 09, 2023
Erdo-won: Turkey’s election and the next term
Jun 02, 2023
The Injustice League: Assad's return to the Arab fold
May 26, 2023
The Theatre of Investigations: The killing of Shireen Abu Akleh one year on
May 12, 2023
Votes for Drones: Turkey's election and the future of drone diplomacy
May 05, 2023
Sudan Shattered: Rival generals unleash violence on Khartoum
Apr 28, 2023
Netanya-boooooo: The Israeli protests against judicial reforms
Apr 21, 2023
Iran and Saudi Arabia Set Sail on the Relation-Ship: The normalisation deal and the impacts for region
Apr 14, 2023
Saied's Scapegoats: Oppressive tactics return to Tunisia as autocracy takes hold
Mar 24, 2023
Apartheid and Seek: Why the US establishment is sticking with Israel, for now
Mar 17, 2023
Stuck Between Crisis and Emergency: Pakistan flounders six months on from devastating floods
Mar 10, 2023
Cracks Appear in Erdogan’s Government: The response to Turkey’s earthquake and the looming election
Mar 03, 2023
An UN-helpful International Response: Syria assess what the earthquake left behind
Feb 24, 2023
A Race Against Time: A devastating earthquake lays waste to Turkey and Syria
Feb 10, 2023
Business Secrets of the Pharaohs: Egypt’s economy, the military, and the IMF loan
Feb 03, 2023
The Taliban Tallys Up Business With China
Jan 27, 2023
Human Rights on Trial: Aid workers in the dock and Greek-Turkish relations
Jan 20, 2023
Israel's Far-Right is Al-Aqsa-ing for Trouble: Ben-Gvir's incursion and assaults to the status quo
Jan 13, 2023
Et tu, 2022? Taking stock 12 months on
Dec 23, 2022
MENA-ingful Representation: Stereotypes, survival and shaking-up the TV and film industry
Dec 16, 2022
Qatar 2022 World Cup: It's Comin' Home and Free Palestine!
Dec 09, 2022
Doubling Down on Defiance: Iran's protests continue to challenge Islamic regime
Dec 02, 2022
Blue Checks and Balances: Elon’s Twitter takeover and rising hate speech
Nov 25, 2022
Wild Namibian elephants illegally sold into captivity in UAE
Nov 18, 2022
Egypt's COP27: Climate injustice in a restricted civic space
Nov 11, 2022
Israel's Terminal Case of Election Fever: The far-right rises as illegal settlers lead violence
Nov 04, 2022
Over a Barrel: Saudi/US strains and OPEC+ cuts
Oct 28, 2022
The Killing of Mahsa Amini: Iran's growing protest movement and a challenge to the regime
Sep 30, 2022
Making Friends with a Murderer: Normalising with the Assad regime
Sep 23, 2022
Hey Google! Target Palestinian Activists: Project Nimbus and the attempted silencing of critics
Sep 16, 2022
Liz al-Britaini: UK foreign policy in the MENA
Sep 09, 2022
Al-Qaeda’s Next Top Terrorist: The jihadist movement after Zawahiri
Sep 02, 2022
Graining Ground: Six months of conflict in Ukraine
Aug 26, 2022
Losing Lebanon: In limbo and longing for hope
Aug 12, 2022
Losing Lebanon: The Beirut blast and the deafening silence of accountability
Aug 05, 2022
Losing Lebanon: The revolution, collapse and revenge of the state
Jul 29, 2022
Putin on the Diplomacy: Assessing Russian-Iranian relations
Jul 22, 2022
States of Journalism: A growing demand in a shrinking space
Jul 15, 2022
A Sadr Prospect for Iraq's Parliament: Examining the resignation fallout
Jul 08, 2022
Mohammed bin Normalising Relations: The Saudi diplomatic summer offensive
Jul 01, 2022
A Big Dog on the World Stage: Turkey's incursion in northern Syria and its NATO disruption
Jun 10, 2022
A Royal Inspection: How MENA monarchies survive
Jun 03, 2022
Grief and Anger: The killing of Shireen Abu Akleh and the Israeli assault on Palestinian press freedoms
May 27, 2022
Beirut-ing for Change: Assessing Lebanon's elections
May 20, 2022
Lessons in Equality: The fight for women's education in Afghanistan
May 13, 2022
Taking two steps back, and one step back in Gaza: Reconstruction challenges after Israeli attacks
May 06, 2022
A spark of light in the dark: Yemen's Civil War spies a chance for peace
Apr 29, 2022
Anoosheh Ashoori and Evin University: Surviving the Iranian dungeon
Apr 22, 2022
Special Announcement
Apr 15, 2022
Genocidal Friends: How Arab states chose China over the Uyghurs
Apr 08, 2022
Mud-slinging and dangerous denouncements: Israeli pushbacks against Amnesty’s apartheid report
Mar 25, 2022
A MENA-ingful look at Russia's invasion of Ukraine
Mar 11, 2022
Algeria's Hirak and Beyond Bouteflika
Feb 25, 2022
The Second Battle: Securing justice in a post-conflict scenario
Feb 11, 2022
Champion-Sheikh Manager: The Consequences of the Saudi's Newcastle Takeover
Jan 28, 2022
Erdoganomically Speaking: The Woes of the Turkish Lira
Jan 14, 2022
2021: Remembering a Year to Forget
Dec 17, 2021
A Sudan Twist of Fate: The military coup and the search for democracy
Dec 03, 2021
The £400 Million Question: The cruelty of the hostage diplomacy game
Nov 19, 2021
Webinar: In the Eye of the Storm - Why Climate Change Should be a Top Priority for MENA
Nov 12, 2021
Hot stuff! The climate crisis in MENA
Nov 05, 2021
Halfway there? Libya on a Prayer: The future of Libya, ten years after Gaddafi's death
Oct 22, 2021
Abraham Actually: One year on from the normalisation agreements and the betrayal of Palestine
Oct 08, 2021
Islamophobia on TikTok and the guideline enforcement gap
Sep 24, 2021
That's what he Saied: Tunisia's constitutional conundrums
Sep 10, 2021
Oh dam! Water is all this about? The GERD dispute and the future of the Nile River
Aug 27, 2021
Moved, abused, and forgotten: Human Trafficking in the Middle East
Aug 06, 2021
Exploring Lebanon's economic quagmire and remembering artist Ali Omar Ermes
Jul 23, 2021
Egypt's stars of social media feel the wrath of Sisi's state and Jordanian author Madian Al-Jazerah discusses his new book
Jul 09, 2021
Grenfell: A tragedy that changed everything, feat. Lowkey, Paul O’Connell & Fatima El-Guenuni -- Bonus (Webinar recording)
Jul 02, 2021
The road ahead for Israel's Naftali Bennett and Archiving the Middle East's Queer Heritage
Jun 25, 2021
Time runs out for Netanyahu, Iranians prepare to vote in stacked election
Jun 11, 2021
The United States, Israel, and the history behind the ethnic cleansing of Palestine
May 28, 2021
Under siege and occupation, Palestinians resist Israel's ongoing Nakba
May 14, 2021
The price of freedom: Syrians fight displacement and poverty after a decade of war
Mar 22, 2021
Covid-19 Vaccine in MENA: Questions of Politics, Public health, and Access (Webinar recording)
Jan 28, 2021
Dreams of a Revolution: The Arab Spring, Ten Years On (Part 2: Egypt, Yemen, Syria)
Dec 18, 2020
Dreams of a Revolution: The Arab Spring, Ten Years On (Part 1: Tunisia and Libya)
Dec 17, 2020
The fight against Islamophobia: Macron's targets, a young Imam calls for peace, and the teenagers fighting for diverse libraries
Nov 27, 2020
Biden Beats Trump: How Arab & Muslim Americans helped kick the Donald out of office
Nov 13, 2020
Who will Arab Americans vote for this US election 2020?
Oct 30, 2020
Bonus episode: The New Arab Webinar Series: US Election 2020
Oct 23, 2020
Saudi Arabia two years on since Khashoggi murder, Tunisia battles with homophobia
Oct 09, 2020
Bahrain joins UAE-Israeli normalisation deal, Europe's largest refugee camp ravaged by fire
Sep 25, 2020
Is Disney's Mulan remake complicit in China's erasure of minority identities?
Sep 11, 2020
Bonus: Lebanon's Explosion: Can community-led recovery efforts help Build Beirut Back Better?
Sep 04, 2020
News Digest: Assassination of Female Activist Reham Yacoub in Basra Exposes Iran-backed Militias' Reign of Terror in Iraq
Aug 28, 2020
News Digest: Throwing Palestine under a bus, the UAE goes all-in for Israel
Aug 21, 2020
News Digest: The world scrambles to aid Lebanon in the aftermath of Beirut Explosion
Aug 14, 2020
Biden woos Muslim Americans, China’s forcible sterilisation of Uighur women, and Egypt’s #MeToo moment (Plus: a tribute to the victims of Beirut Explosion)
Aug 07, 2020
Bonus: Beyond Minneapolis, #BlackLivesMatter shines a light on global racism and police brutality
Jul 10, 2020
Bonus: The Saudi-led Blockade of Qatar 3 Years On: The geopolitical and media landscape
Jun 16, 2020
#BlackLivesMatter: How art is inspiring solidarity from the streets of America to the Middle East
Jun 05, 2020
Bonus: Israeli annexation 72 years after the Nakba: The Palestinian and international landscape
May 25, 2020
From Cox's Bazar to Calais: Covid-19 bears down hard on refugees and migrants
May 15, 2020
Bonus: The Gendered Impact of Covid-19: Cases from Lebanon, Syria and Palestine
May 12, 2020
Ramadan under lockdown: How vulnerable Arabs and Muslims are fighting more than one pandemic
May 01, 2020
Ramadan 2020 and the Coronavirus pandemic: Keeping the faith in times of adversity
Apr 24, 2020
Queerness under Quarantine: How the LGBT+ community is coping with the Coronavirus
Apr 16, 2020
Hope, strength, and creativity: How Middle Easterners are taking the battle with the coronavirus into their own hands
Apr 06, 2020
Paranoia, conflict, and resilience: The Middle East at war with the coronavirus
Mar 23, 2020
Coronavirus plagues the Middle East, the Arab Vote in Israel's election, and the Death of a Pharaoh in Egypt
Mar 03, 2020
Trump's 'Steal of the Century' in Palestine, Putin's bloodbath in Idlib, and Lebanon's new ' feminist' cabinet
Feb 11, 2020
Silencing love: How the religious police controls the most intimate moments of life in Malaysia
Jan 16, 2020