Aug 14th, 2015 by rayhanania
Ray Hanania talks with callers about the failure of the American Arab community to effectively engage mainstream Americans because of their lack of understanding of strategic communications. Only 15 percent of the Arab community in America is engaged in effective activism, and much of that involves extremist politics that focuses on Middle East issues rather than on American Arab issues.
Broadcast on Friday August 14, 2015 on The Arab Daily News Radio Show (Radio Baladi, US Arab Radio) on 690 AM Radio in Detroit, Michigan, and 700 AM Radio in Washington D.C.
Hanania discusses the recent release of the new animated film "The Prophet" by Salma Hayek, and also touches on presidential politics, Donal Trump, and the process of American election politics during the one hour live radio show.
Palestine, Israel, Arabs, Yemen, Syria, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt.
Jul 17th, 2015 by rayhanania
The Arab Daily News Radio broadcasts a special episode on live Radio in Detroit on AM 690 and Washington DC on AM 700 radio discussing with callers the terrorist attack on Thursday July 16, 2015 by a Kuwait Muslim whose family immigrated to America after living many years in Jordan. The killer has been identified as Mohammed Youssuf Abdulazeez, 24. (Mohammad, Yousef, Youssef) Abdulazeez attacked two military installations, a recruitment center in Chattanooga, Tennessee and seven miles away a Navy Technical Center where he killed four U.S. Marines. Abdulazeez was killed by military police.
Broadcast on Friday July 17, 2015 live on WNZK AM 690 Radio in Detroit and AM 700 Radio in Washington DC, the hour long show features live call-ins from listeners with host Ray Hanania.
Issues discussed include the reaction from racist haters, like Pamela Geller, who have blamed all Muslims, and the notion that Muslims, and Arabs, must apologize for the actions of a criminal.
Do Christians apologize when a Christian murders an innocent person? There were more than 433 killings in Chicago last year committed by Christians, and not a word. But when some maniac "claims" to be a Muslim, and murders anyone, he or she is denounced as an Islamic terrorist and all of Islam is disparaged as a violent religion.
That's unChristian like argues radio host Ray Hanania, who is a Christian from Bethlehem, the birthplace of Jesus, and Jerusalem.
Jul 10th, 2015 by rayhanania
07-10-15 The Arab Daily News Radio Show in Detroit with Ray Hanania
Hi everyone …
I’m Ray Hanania and It’s the SECOND FRIDAY OF THE MONTH, July 10, 2015 and its
8:05 in the morning in Detroit …
This is The Arab Daily News Radio Show live on Radio
Baladi on Laila Al Husinni’s US Arab
Radio Network live in Detroit on 690 AM Radio and live in Washington DC on
700 AM Radio … We’re also and live on WNZK 690’s online website … go to
TheArabDailyNews.com to get that link and listen …
We invite you
to call us to join the discussion and share your views … Dial 248-557-3300 to join the discussion
Make sure to
check out our website at www.TheArabDailyNews.com … and if you like my writings, you can
also read my mainstream syndicated columns at www.IllinoisNewsNetwork.com
So much to
talk about this morning:
I was in Hawaii and found President Barack Obama’s home … but
I am not sure Hawaii likes Obama … it was a year ago that Israel viciously
attacked the Gaza Strip and murdered more than 2,200 civilians including 500
children … now accountability, no responsibility, just more Israeli lies … no
change in Syria, where Daesch, the tyrant Assad and the rebels are battling it
out at the expense of thousands and thousands of innocent civilians … Daesch is
extremely brutal …. And Egypt continues to turn towards repression as a means
of redefining Democracy … there really isn’t Democracy in Egypt … but maybe
that’s the only way to prevent the rise of Islamic extremism in the Arab World
Also later at 8:30 we’ll talk with Fr. Sean McManus of the
Holy Land Principles, the campaign to bring fair employment to the people of
Israel and Palestine … they did it in Ireland they can do it there …
Remember, our phone number is 248-557-3300 … call us and tell us what you think about these and
other topics …
There is a new TV Series that stars some American Arabs … Mr.
Robot with Hollywood actor Christian Slater … have you watched it yet?
Egyptian American Hollywood actor Rami Malek stars
in a new hit series “Mr. Robot” on high tech computer warfare and hacking
broadcast on the USA Network on Cable Television. Malek joins a small exclusive
club of American Arabs who have made it to Hollywood movie and television
May 8th, 2015 by rayhanania
Ray Hanania hosts TheArabDailyNews.com radio show every 2nd Friday of the month on 690 AM Radio in Detroit and 700 AM Radio in Washington DC from 8 until 9 am EST.
In this episode, Hanania takes phone calls from listeners on every topic that includes: the racism of Charlie Hebdo Magazine and why are Israelis trying to defend its attacks against Islam and the Prophet Mohammed; the racist hatred of American Jewish activist Pamela Gellar who funds campaigns attacking Muslims and Arabs; why are Israelis hypocrites when it comes to defending free speech but denying free speech to Arabs and Muslims; the chemical war fare in Assad's assault on Syria; relations between Chaldeans and Muslims in Detroit and the Middle East; a discussion about the new Lebanese cookbook by American Arab author Maureen Abood "Rose Water & Orange Blossoms;" and many more topics.
The show is hosted by TheArabDailyNews.com
the online newspaper and Radio Baladi hosted by the US Arab Radio Newtwork and journalist Laila alHusinni.
Apr 17th, 2015 by rayhanania
At the top of the hour on The Arab Daily News radio show in Detroit and Washington DC, we talk with Fr. Sean McManus the head of the Holy Land Principles organization (www.HolyLandPrinciples.org) discusses his campaign to force all corporations and businesses working in Israel and Palestine to treat all employees equally, regardless of their race or religion. McManus used the same principles years ago as the Mac Bride Principles to help improve the situation for the people of occupied Northern Ireland. McManus discusses the principles, which are outlined on his website, and also how they can work.
At the half hour, we speak with radio talk show host Rush Darwish (www.RiseUpShow.com
) about the presidential elections and the challenges facing the American Arab community. Darwish talks about some of the projects he is involved in and how they helped Americans better understand the Middle East and Palestine issues. Which candidate is better Hillary Clinton, Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, Marco Rubio or any of the other dozen that might also announce. Read Ray Hanania's column on the topic by clicking here
The Arab Daily News radio show hosted by Ray Hanania is broadcast on the 2nd Friday of every month at 8 am EST (Detroit time). The show is broadcast line on 690 AM in Detroit and 700 AM in Washington DC, and also live on the WNZK Radio website at:
Visit The Arab Daily News website at www.TheArabDailyNews.com
Apr 10th, 2015 by rayhanania
Ricky Ben David, News Editor and Videographer for the Times of Israel news website which also features blogs, joins Ray Hanania on his monthly Detroit radio show The Arab Daily News/Radio Baladi to discuss issues in the Palestine-Israel conflict on Friday April 10, 2015.
Ben David, a former Op-Ed editor at the Jerusalem Post where Hanania previously wrote a weekly column, talks about the change of Hagai Amir, the brother of Yigal Amir who murdered Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin in 1995 and helped undermine peace and prolonged the death-driven violence for another two decades. Ben David, who interviewed Hagai Amir, said that the murder accomplice who served a prison term for his role in the 1995 assassination, spent much time meeting imprisoned Palestinians and today believes that there should be one state where Jews and non-Jews, Arabs and Israelis, live together in peace.
Ben David also talks about extremism in Israel, the reality of the relationship between the Israeli right and the Christian Evangelical Movement, the re-election of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, and how Israelis view, peace Two-States and President Barack Obama.
It's rare that Israelis and Palestinians discuss major issues but the discussion offers an insight into how the conflict can be stopped and how Palestinians and Israelis can achieve peace.
The show was broadcast in Detroit on WNZK AM 690 Radio and in Washington DC on AM 700 radio, and was rebroadcast in edited form (minus ad breaks) on Talk of the Town Radio on 1450 AM Radio and YahalaVoice.com radio Friday April 10, 2015 at 3:30 pm in Chicago CST. For more information visit www.TheArabDailyNews.com.
Apr 8th, 2015 by rayhanania
RiseUp Radio hosts Rush Darwish and Naperville Bob discuss the mayoral election contest between Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Cook County Commissioner Jesus Garcia with Ray Hanania. RiseUp Radio broadcasts every Wednesday from 3:30 until 5 pm on YahalaVoice.com Radio and on 1450 AM in Chicago. Hanania is the editor of The Arab Daily News and The Illinois News Network news sites. RiseUp Radio is online also at www.riseupshow.com. Hanania, Rush and Bob discuss why Emanuel was re-elected and why Garcia lost. Wednesday April 8, 2015.
Apr 3rd, 2015 by rayhanania
Talk of the Town Radio with host Ray Hanania on YahalaVoice.com Friday 3:30 PM CST Chicago time, on www.YahalaVoice.com (and second half broadcast on 1450 AM Radio (4-4:30 PM CST)
At the top of the show, we speak with guest Salman Aftab, an influential Muslim American activist in Chicago politics describes why he supports Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel. Aftab and Hanania discuss the different challenges faced by Muslim Americans and Arab Americans and why two Muslim Arab Americans were tapped by Mayor Emanuel not as Arabs but as Muslims. Hanania argues Emanuel needs to recognize the rights of Muslims. Aftab discusses why Emanuel deserves to be re-elected over challenger Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia.
After the half hour break, we interview Sonia Khalil in the studio. Sonia is a young candidate running for alderman in the 3rd Ward in Palos Hills. Sonia discusses the issues she is hearing from voters as she campaigns in the ward which has more than 900 voters representing nearly half of the city's voter constituency.
Her father, Samir Khalil, president of the Arab American Democratic Club, discusses why he supports Jesus Garcia over Rahm Emanuel, and why he is proud that his daughter is seeking election as a public servant in Palos Hills where they live.
At the top of the show, host Ray Hanania offers best wishes to mainstream Christians as they celebrate Good Friday and also Easter this weekend (April 5, 2015) and to Orthodox Christians who celebrate Palm Sunday this week and Easter one week after mainstream Easter on April 12. And, Hanania offers best wishes to the American Jewish community in celebration of Passover which is tonight Friday April 3, 2015.
For more information on the show, visit www.TheArabDailyNews.com
Mar 31st, 2015 by rayhanania
Seth Frantzman, Op-Ed Editor of the Jerusalem Post, engages in a candid conversation analyzing the March 17 Israeli election results, challenges facing Israeli-Palestinian peace, and the reality of the hard right Likud party of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the Centrist Zionist Union led by Isaac Herzog and Tzipi Livni. Frantzman points out that most hardcore religious Jews in Israel live in Israel and only a few are involved in the settler movement, which Palestinians and the world declare as illegal. He notes that a difference between the hardright and the centrist Zionists is that the Centrists do want two-states in a large part to separate themselves from the Palestinians and preserve the Jewish State, while the Likud rejects the Two-State Solution and seeks to annex the occupied lands without annexing more Palestinian non-Jews. Frantzman also agrees that the real significant story that was played down in the media was the performance of the Joint Arab List headed by Ayman Odeh which won the 3rd largest number of seats in the Knesset (13) behind the Likud (30) and the Zionist Union (24). Click here for election result details.
Frantzman was the guest on the Talk of the Town Radio show hosted by Ray Hanania, editor of TheArabDailyNews.com
. The show is broadcast live every Friday beginning at 3:30 pm (new time as of April 2015) until 4:30 pm CST Chicago time live online at www.YahalaVoice.com and on 1450 AM Radio.
Mar 30th, 2015 by rayhanania
Journalist Mohammed Najib based in Ramallah, Palestine, discusses the Israeli election results and the strong performance of the Arab Israeli candidates who took 13 seats in the Knesset and is the 3rd largest party in the Israeli government. Netanyahu's rightwing Likud Party took 30 seats and the centrist Zionist Union took the 2nd highest performance with 24 seats.
Najib was interviewed by Ray Hanania on "Talk of the Town" Radio on 1450 AM in Chicago and online at YahalaVoice.com Friday March 20, 2015 (broadcast at 4 pm CST Chicago time).