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Palestinian electricity company workers drag a power line many of which were destroyed following an earlier Israeli air strike in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip. (Credit: SAID KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images)

Temple Professor Aims To Solve Middle East Problems

Solving problems in the Middle East has never been a simple prospect, but that’s the goal for a Temple University professor who’s heading to Gaza and the West Bank.

06/04/2015

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Ex-Ambassador To The UN: Iran Won’t Uphold Its End Of The Nuclear Bargain

Dom Giordano spoke with former Ambassador to the United Nations, John Bolton, on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about the nuclear agreement reached between Iran and the western nuclear powers.

04/03/2015

US President Barack Obama signs a Memorandum of Disapproval regarding S.J. Res. 8, a joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures, at the White House in Washington, DC, March 31, 2015. AFP PHOTO/JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Professor On Iranian Nuclear Agreement: ‘Better Deal Than People Thought The Administration Would Get’

Gary R’Nel talked with Dr. Michael Boyle Associate Professor of Political Science at La Salle University on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about agreement the Western nuclear powers have reached with Iran.

04/03/2015

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Rich Zeoli Talks To La Salle Foreign Policy Analyst About Iranian Nuclear Agreement

Rich Zeoli talked to Ed Turzanski, the John Templeton Fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute and La Salle University’s Assistant Vice-President for Government and Community Relations, on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about the nuclear agreement reached between Iran and the western powers.

04/02/2015

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Rich Zeoli Talks To David Harsanyi About Democracy In The Middle East

Harsanyi said democracy has not succeeded in that region because it is not what the people want.

02/20/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 18:  U.S. President Barack Obama delivers closing remarks at the conclusion of the White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building February 18, 2015 in Washington, DC. In light of recent attacks in Paris, Ottawa and Sydney, the White House called the summit to 'highlight domestic and international efforts to prevent violent extremists and their supporters from radicalizing, recruiting, or inspiring individuals or groups in the United States and abroad.'  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Gary R’Nel Talks To La Salle Professor About White House Summit

Gary R’Nel spoke with La Salle Professor of Political Science, Dr. Michael Boyle on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about the wide ranging summit in Washington DC focused on countering violent extremism both in the Middle East and at home in the United States.

02/18/2015

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Water Ice Oasis: Philadelphia-based Rita’s Expanding To The Middle East

The suburban Philadelphia-based chain says Wednesday it’s contracting with a Middle East food executive to open 46 stores in the next decade in Turkey, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and five other Arab nations.

01/28/2015

Zeoli Show Log 1.23.15

Rich explained his opposition to President Obama being interviewed on YouTube, the latest in the takeover of Atlantic City, and McDonald’s continued financial struggles. He also talked with foreign policy analyst Paul Bonicelli about the death of the King of Saudi Arabia.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/23/2015

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Student From Philadelphia Area Stopped At Airport Over Arabic Flashcards Wins $25K

A college student detained at an airport for five hours in 2009 over Arabic language flashcards in his pocket that included the words “bomb” and “to kill” has won a $25,000 settlement from the Justice Department.

01/23/2015

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Peace Players International Bringing Neighbors At Odds Together

In places where prejudice and intolerance are part of the environment, Peace Players International bridges social divides.

12/09/2014

In a picture taken from the Israel-Gaza border, smoke rises from the coastal side of the Gaza Strip following an Israeli controlled explosion of a tunnel, on August 1, 2014 after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced the previous day that the army will continue working to destroy tunnels used by Gaza militants for cross-border attacks with or without a ceasefire. Even as troops have worked to destroy the tunnels, some of which have been booby trapped, militants have managed to use them to infiltrate southern Israel five times, Haaretz newspaper reported.  (Photo credit JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Concerns Of Local Residents With Loved Ones In The Middle East Grow As Conflict Escalates

An Allentown resident says his mother, father, aunts and uncles, in-laws and friends are all on the ground in Gaza.

08/01/2014

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Christie Blames Obama In Part For Mideast Unrest

Gov. Chris Christie said Saturday that Obama has not spoken firmly and forcefully on Israel’s behalf.

07/12/2014

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Nova Scholar Weighs In On Trouble In Middle East

KYW’s Larry Kane talked with Dr. Katherine Warrick, the Islamic Scholar At Villanova, about the problems in the Middle East.

08/25/2013

July 3, 2013 in Cairo, Egypt. (Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Local Experts Weigh In On Ousting Of Egyptian President

A local expert on Middle East affairs says former Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi was doomed from the start.

07/03/2013

Liberal pundit Rachel Maddow (Photo by Ron Hoskins/Getty Images)

Opinion: Why Do The Liberals Keep Complaining?

Liberals and their ilk obviously won the executive branch of the United States government for another four years with the reelection of President Barack Obama, but they still pick fights as much as they did before the election – if not more.

11/21/2012

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