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Audio Archive:

October 20th, 2008: - Listen | Download

We speak with Lavala Supuwood, one of the lawyers defending Liberia's former President Charles Taylor against charges of war crimes.

Featured Guest(s):
Lavala Supuwood




June 11th, 2007: - Listen | Download

Featured Guest(s):
Sharon Taylor, Thelma Taylor Saye, Paul Rusesabagina

Sharon Taylor, daughter of former Liberian President Charles Taylor and his sister, Thelma Taylor Saye, called on people to rally to his defence against the special UN court for Sierra Leone.

Paul Rusesabagina, the real-life hero portrayed in the film Hotel Rwanda, called on the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda to end the culture of impunity and to charge the President of Rwanda with shooting down the plane of the former President and other crimes against humanity.

Links:
The Association for the Legal Defense of Charles G. Taylor
AllAfrica.com - Liberia: Family Tears

Other Liberia-related shows @ taylor-report.com
Other Rwanda-related shows @ taylor-report.com




June 4th, 2007: - Listen | Download

Featured Guest(s):
Zafar Bangash, Paget Henry

Links:
Muslimedia International




May 22nd, 2006: - Listen | Download

Behind the veil of 'justice for Africa' - a more honest take on the arrest and trial of Charles Taylor. Canada is not a nice place to visit if you're a francophone diplomat.

Featured Guest(s):
Baffour Ankomah - the arrest and trial of Charles Taylor, Robin Philpot - customs officials insult foreign dignitaries.

"Let it not be said that they dragged Taylor to court because they wanted justice for Africans." Baffour Ankomah, editor of New African, analyses Western abuse of UN tribunal.

Canada should apologize for the frisk search on former Senegalese President - Robin Philpot comments on a story Canada's media has buried.




July 28th, 2003: - Listen | Download

Charles Taylor at the height of Liberia's crisis

Featured Guest(s):
President Charles Taylor




July 21st, 2003: - Listen | Download

Featured Guest(s):
Liberian Senator Tom Wuweiu, Robin Philpot

Links:
The US and Liberia: History Doesn't Repeat Itself, It Stutters! - By Robin Philpot




July 14th, 2003: - Listen | Download

Featured Guest(s):
Liberian Senator Tom Wuweiu, Zafar Bangash

Links:
Muslimedia International




July 7th, 2003: - Listen | Download

Charles Taylor at the height of Liberia's crisis

Featured Guest(s):
President Charles Taylor, David Jacobs




July 2nd, 2003: - Listen | Download

Featured Guest(s):
Senator Wuweiu, David Jacobs, President Charles Taylor

Phil speaks to a Liberian senator about the civil war in Liberia, the ceasefire, the involvement of outside forces in the conflict, and the possibility of President Taylor stepping down from his position before the end of his term. This recording also features our first interview with the Liberian President - Charles Taylor.




June 30th, 2003 : mp3 file not currently online

Featured Guest(s):
Zafar Bangash, Sharon Taylor, Mick Lowe

Phil speaks with Zafar Bangash about the current situation in the Middle East, their discussion mainly focusses on Iran.

Phil conducts a telephone interview with Sharon Taylor, daughter of the President of Liberia Charles Taylor, about the current situation in her country, and about her father. (audio quality is poor, lots of feedback)

In the last part of the program, Phil and Mick Lowe remember Sam Andrew, a labour activist from Sudbury.

Links:
Muslimedia International




Article Archive:

Surprise Turn of Events at Taylor Verdict
Kirsty Sutherland

Today former Liberian president Charles Taylor has been unanimously convicted of 11 counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity by the Special Court for Sierra Leone (SCSL) sitting at The Hague. The verdict, which convicted Taylor for aiding and abetting rather than joint criminal enterprise, was followed by an impromptu dissent by the Trial Chamber's alternate judge, Justice Sow of Senegal.

In an unexpected turn of events, as Justice Lussick (Presiding), Justice Doherty and Justice Sebutinde rose to leave the courtroom after delivering the verdict, Justice Sow addressed the Court:

"The only moment where a Judge can express his opinion is during the deliberations or in the courtroom, and, pursuant to the Rules, when there are no serious deliberations, the...
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