SOAS University of London

SOAS in the Media – 23 January

23 January 2018

Broadcast

BBC News Channel, CNN, BBC One show “The Big Questions”, Bloomberg TV, BBC World Service (World Update): Leslie Vinjamuri discussed US politics and Trump’s first year

International Business News, Radio Scotland, Talk Radio, LBC, BBC News: James Hoare discussed the upcoming Winter Olympics and the latest situation in North Korea

Today Programme BBC Radio 4: President of the SOAS Marxist Society dicusses capitalism with the President of Reading University's Conservative Society [from 2:54:38]

Nationals

Times Higher Education: Alison Scott-Baumann quoted giving evidence on the government’s anti-extremism programme Prevent to the Joint Committee on Human Rights

International
Jerusalem Post:  Colin Shindler published a review of Ian Black’s ‘Enemies and Neighbours’

Taiwan Sentinel: Dafydd Fell published an article entitled ‘Cycles of Optimism and Pessimism in Taiwan’
Online

Al Jazeera: Massoumeh Torfeh published an op-ed entitled ‘Protests in Iran should be taken seriously’

Today online, Tolerance.ca:  Steve Tsang quoted in an article on reports of alleged Chinese interference in domestic politics of other countries, and in an article on North Korea

Jewish Chronicle: Colin Shindler wrote an obituary for the Yiddishist, Barry Davis

BBC Russian: Keith Howard published a blog entitled ‘"The Sea of ​​Blood": how the DPRK's opera helps understand the country’

NPR: John Parker discussed Ghanian leader Kwame Nkrumah