February 26, 2005 Saturday 3PM CT
Coming to a television near you: Al-Jazeera. The Arab network is planning to launch an English-language broadcast in the United States. After three, on Here on Earth, join Jean Feraca and her guest for a conversation about Al-Jazeera and the impact it could have on the way Americans get their news.
- Hugh Miles, author, "Al-Jazeera: The Inside Story of the Arab News Channel That is Challenging the West."
Soundbites and Music Used in the Program
- Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan with State of Bengal - "Shadow Remix" - From the album Star Rise: Remixes - Caroline Records
- Rachid Taha - "Zaama" - From the album Ole Ole - Mango Records
- DJ Spooky with Blend - "Dementia Absentia (Remix)" - From the album Dubtometry - Thirsty Ear Records