Archive for July 15th, 2008

15
Jul
08

Talking points 16 July

Will – nice one and thankyou to Bob and Jonathan too for making me smile about the BBC and the language we use.All fair points. And Jonathan, one day you’ll “call” a WHYS – it just takes practice !
here’s how it’ll work today…

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15
Jul
08

On air: The key questions for Zimbabweans

As Simon’s written, we’re broadcasting from a Methodist Church in downtown Johannesburg where hundreds of people have been taking refuge since the xenophohic attacks in South Africa earlier this year. But is time for them to go home and fight the government they say they hate?  
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15
Jul
08

The refugee camp in Africa’s richest city

This is Simon, who’s editing today’s show. We’ve broadcast WHYS from all sorts of places but Tuesday’s show looks like it could be one of the most chaotic venues. It’s the Central Methodist Church in down-town Johannesburg. You can see our pictures of it here, and news stories about it here. This is what I’ve seen of it over the past few days….
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15
Jul
08

Talking Points July 15

Special thanks to Steve in Virginia for the overnight thread handling.

WHYS venue for Tues 15th July

Don’t forget, tonight’s show comes direct from this church in Johannesburg.
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