Ukraine Series: 1. A View From Syria w/ Leila Al-Shami

In light of what’s been happening in Ukraine I am publishing a series of episodes that will, hopefully, bring in perspectives that are usually not platformed.

The first episode is with British-Syrian writer and activist Leila Al-Shami.

The Fire These Times is available on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Anchor, Breaker, Amazon Music, Audible, Stitcher, Radio Public, Pocket Casts, Castro and RSS.

Important note: this is not a news update. For news updates check the podcasts below:

  • Ukraine Without Hype by Romeo Kokriatski and A. Bartaway
  • Popular Front
  • Ukrainecast – BBC
  • The Ex-Worker

Links on how to help Ukrainians:

Relevant reading:

The Fire These Times links:

Twitter + Instagram @ firethesetimes

5 responses to “Ukraine Series: 1. A View From Syria w/ Leila Al-Shami”

  1. Terrific work, Joey. Great to see you’re still carrying the flame and back to your best.

  2. […] □ Ukraine: a view from Syria – podcast with Leila al-Shami and Joey Ayoub […]

  3. […] Al-Shami, Leila w/ Ayoub, Joey. “Ukraine Series 1: A view from Syria w/ Leila Al-Shami.” (Audio) The Fire These Times (7/3/22):  […]

  4. […] A reckoning about Syrian War is necessary…a lot of bitterness coming from Syrians, having been gaslit by the Western left while Syrian cities were being bombed. […]

  5. […] authors of a chapter on the links between White supremacists and tge Assad regime. Both Leila (previous guest of the pod) and Shon are upcoming guests on the […]

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