Haiti

Holiday In Haiti – June 13, 1994

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – June 13, 1994 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection On this particular June 13th, twenty years ago, there was talk of yet another intervention in another country’s political turmoil. In 1994 the subject was Haiti and the...

Dancing In The Streets In Jericho – May 13, 1994

Dancing In The Streets In Jericho – May 13, 1994

  Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – May 13, 1994 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this May 13th in 1994 started off with a celebration. The Israeli occupation of the West Bank town of Jericho had come to an end....

Another Day In Hell – February 5, 1994

Click on the link here for AudioPlayer – CBS World News Roundup – February 5, 1994 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this day, 20 years ago, February 5, 1994 had much to do with the ongoing nightmare called Bosnia where bombing killed some 40 people, with estimates going...

A Photo-Op In Haiti – September 20, 1994

Click on the link here for Audio Player – News For September 20, 1994 – NPR Morning Edition – Gordon Skene Sound Collection For September 20, 1994 the news was about U.S. troops landing in Haiti and the removal of one government, headed up by Military strongman Raoul Cédras and...

Melissa Laveaux – In Session At FIP, Paris – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders Edtion

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Melissa Laveaux, In Session at FIP – Studio 105 – June 6, 2013 Melissa Laveaux (singer-songwriter-guitarist) comes from Haiti via Montreal. She’s been gigging around Canada the past few years. Has two albums out – the latest, Dying Is A Wild Night...

June 25, 1995 – “News You Can Use Week”.

So the world rolled in a rather skewed fashion, this week ending on June 25th in 1995. Starting with news from the Base Closure and Realignment Commission that it had voted to close 90 Military bases, but keep 43 others from being closed. It was up to Congress now. Speaking...