Nights for Tuesday 29 April 2014
7:10 Our Own Odysseys - Our Anzac Days
How attitudes to the First World War have changed – with media commentator Phil Wallington, who has an abiding passion for military history.
7:30 The Sampler
A weekly review and analysis of new CD releases.
8:15 Windows on the World
International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.
8:40 Global Neighbours - Israel
Editor of The International Jerusalem Post and a Jerusalem Post columnist, Liat Collins reports from the State of Israel, pop. 8,051,200 (est. 2013). The traditions of Passover, the marking of Holocaust Day (Yom Hashoah), and will anything come about from proposed peace talks initiated by US Secretary of State John Kerry.
9:06 The Tuesday Feature: All That Stands in the Way
There is no country in the world where men and women and boys and girls are equal. Yet you will struggle to find anyone who says they don't believe in equality. The BBC's Ros Atkins has two young daughters and in an effort to understand why gender inequality remains pervasive, he's recorded the lives of four 15-year-old girls in Lesotho, Iceland, Jordan and near his home in south London (BBC)
10:00 Late Edition
11:06 Global Village
Featuring the great Cajun band Beausoleil; a new "Afrosoul" compilation and another collection featuring Afrobeat giant Fela; Lorraine Klassen's tribute to South African great Miriam Makeba; the Creole Choir of Cuba; Bassekou Kouyate and Ngoni Ba; music from Festival in the Desert; and a final album from "the barefoot diva of Cape Verde" Cesaria Evora (4 of 12, KMUW)