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Brief /brēf/ (verb) · to inform thoroughly in preparation for a task. With hosts Nora Barrows-Friedman and Jon Elmer.

The Brief Podcast Jon Elmer, Nora Barrows-Friedman, Pierre Loiselle

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Brief /brēf/ (verb) · to inform thoroughly in preparation for a task. With hosts Nora Barrows-Friedman and Jon Elmer.

    Gaza siege: A history

    Gaza siege: A history

    The siege on Gaza and the role of the Palestinian Authority are critical context for the Israel's assault on Gaza. On this episode we take a look at the history of the blockade and how Israel has ghettoized the Palestinian population.

    • 1 hr 19 min
    Ceasefire proposals

    Ceasefire proposals

    We take a look at the Gaza ceasefire and prisoner exchange proposal that Hamas and the Qassam Brigades responded with after a proposal put forth by Mossad, Shabak, CIA, and Egypt intelligence chiefs in Paris.
    You can watch this episode on the Anti-Empire Project's Sit Rep series: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XyG87r_48a4 
     

    • 45 min
    October 7th

    October 7th

    On this episode, the October 7th military raid by the Qassam Brigades that collapsed the Israeli military's Gaza Division. We take a look at the events of October 7th on the heels of an Israeli media report that detailed the raid in a minute-by-minute timeline from Israeli military and intelligence sources who participated in the battle.
     
    Episode: 041 October 7th
    Date: 20 January 2024 | Length: 52:57
     
    This is a podcast version of an episode of the Anti-Empire Project's Gaza War Sit Rep series.

    • 52 min
    Remembering the Second Intifada

    Remembering the Second Intifada

    We are joined from the West Bank by Abdaljawad Omar to discuss the formations of Palestinian resistance during the intifadas of the 1980s and 2000s and how that trajectory led us to 7 October and the current war on Gaza.

    • 1 hr 34 min
    039 War on Gaza IV

    039 War on Gaza IV

    Nora and Jon are joined by Justin Podur to discuss the war on Gaza, now 72 days on.
    You can follow Jon and Nora's twice-a-week Gaza livestreams at: https://www.youtube.com/@TheElectronicIntifada/streams

    • 1 hr 7 min
    War on Gaza III

    War on Gaza III

    Nora, Jon and Justin are joined by Matteo Capasso to discuss the defence of Gaza and the implications of the battle for Israel and the Empire.
     
    This episode is a joint operations room production with The East is a Podcast, The Anti-Empire Project and The Brief Podcast.

    • 1 hr 13 min

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