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This week, tens of thousands of Yazidis were stranded on a mountain in Iraq as they tried to escape militants, the developer Michael Flynn won a bid to have an ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0815/637299-today-with-sean-o-rourke-friday-15-august-2014/?clipid=1651870
Joining Sean for this morning’s Gathering were Vincent Durac, University College Dublin; Sarah Bardon, Irish Daily Mail and Denis Staunton, Irish Times.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0620/625224-today-with-sean-o-rourke-friday-20-june-2014/?clipid=1607138
Three years have now past since the Arab Spring deposed a number of dictators across the Middle East, an uprising of people which inspired hope of a democratic future in countries associated for decades with corruption, rough justice or no justice at all. But that hope has since faded and as we enter a new year, the Middle East remains trapped in a mire of volatility and uncertainty. Here to take a look at the developments that may be expected in the coming months was Dr Vincent Durac who lectures in Middle Eastern politics at UCD.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0114/497701-today-with-sean-o-rourke-tuesday-14-january-2014/?clipid=1393925
The Common Thread - The Bra turns 100 this year. From the ...