The World Today With Tariq Ali - Pakistan: Setting an Example
For a special edition of The World Today, Tariq speaks to a Pakistani doctor that is trying to create a National Health Service in his home country. At a time when pharmaceutical companies and private ...
The World Today With Tariq Ali - No War in Venezuela
Tariq spoke at a public meeting in London, where many attended to express their solidarity with the people of Venezuela, and to reject the coup attempt by the United States and their allies.
The World Today With Tariq Ali - Black Politics in the USA
This week Tariq is in conversation with the American essayist, political organiser, and professor of political science Adolph Reed. In this interview Reed takes us through his involvement and analysis of the defining moments in ...
The World Today With Tariq Ali - EU Eyesores #3: Hungary
Hungary is a landlocked country positioned on the EU’s eastern border. Today, it is also a major route for migrants and refugees travelling to Western Europe. The Hungarian government has responded by building a large ...
The World Today With Tariq Ali - EU Eyesores #2: Austria
For our second EU eyesore, we take a look at Austria. The first country in Europe to recognise Islam as a religion is now reneging on its progressive values, and Islamophobia and anti-migrant sentiment are ...
The World Today With Tariq Ali - 10 Years After the Crash
The fall of Lehman Brothers bank in September 2008 was the defining moment of the 07/08 financial crash. To commemorate the 10 years since this moment, Tariq sat down with left-wing economists Ann Pettifor and ...
The World Today With Tariq Ali - Jewish Arabs and Cultural Cleansing
This week Tariq speaks to New York University scholar Ella Shohat about the history of Jewish people in the Middle East and North Africa, using her Baghdadi heritage as a starting point. Ella tackles the ...
The World Today With Tariq Ali - Democratic Socialism in the USA?
Socialism has been a dirty word in the United States’ politics since time immemorial. However, a new generation of politicians and activists, emboldened by Bernie Sanders’ 2016 presidential campaign, are willing to call themselves Democratic ...
The World Today With Tariq Ali - Berta Vive
This week we remember the land rights activist Berta Cáceres with a special English-subtitled version of the documentary Berta Vive. She was murdered at her home in March 2016, after a long campaign to prevent ...
The World Today With Tariq Ali - The Movement of Peoples
This week, Tariq presents a series of clips showing how recent migration - namely African and Middle Eastern peoples coming to Europe - has resulted in a particularly nasty racist backlash among politicians of all ...