Radio Dispatch

Premiere DateSep 13, 2012
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Welcome to Radio Dispatch
00:28 Intro to Yemen & Adnan Latif
07:44 Iona Craig reports from Yemen
36:16 The shameful case of Adnan Latif
52:43 Twitter to be held in contempt?
59:38 “For 12” Other lives / Credits
60:45 Finish

Iona Craig reports from Yemen on the bomb blast that killed 12 people, how Anwar al-Awlaki was perceived in Yemen, and growing anti-American sentiment throughout the country. Also, a letter Adnan Latif, who died on Monday in Guantanamo Bay, sent to his lawyer promising that he would end his own life. All that, plus a New York City judge threatens to hold Twitter in contempt of court.

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Bomb aftermath via Craig

Iona Craig

Protesting US drones via Craig

John and MJ Knefel are journalists, writers, and co-hosts of the political podcast Radio Dispatch. John covers foreign policy, criminal justice, civil liberties, and harm reduction, with bylines at Buzzfeed,…