[act-ma] 3/10 Radio conversation re: Saudi Arabia/Yemen with MIT Professor Jonathan King (Sun)

David Goodman david at ibisradio.org
Thu Mar 7 08:36:01 PST 2019

WMBR's "RADIO with a VIEW" hosts MIT Biology Professor and peace activist
JONATHAN KING on Sunday morning March 10 from 10-11am.

88.1 FM and www.wmbr.org

RADIO with a VIEW host Marc Stern along with WMBR News Director Linda
Pinkow and reporter Dave Goodman interview Prof. Jonathon King about MIT's
relationship with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Following reports that the
government of Saudi Arabia and Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman were involved
in the murder of Saudi -American journalist Jamal Kashoggi, Institute
President L. Rafael Reif declared that MIT would maintain it's extensive
academic, financial and philanthropic relationships with the Kingdom. Prof.
Jonathan King is an active leader with the organization MA Peace Action,
which argues that MIT should sever ties with Saudi Arabia. MIT Prof.
Richard Lester, a proponent of keeping the status quo, was invited but
declined to join us on the program.

Free and Open to all - listen on the radio (88.1 FM), stream live at
wmbr.org, or listen to an archive of the program at

Need more information: Contact Dave Goodman: ibisradio at gmail.com

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