Thursday, February 17, 2011

Richard Engel reports from Bahrain

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Rachel, I love you, but the "h" in Bahrain is not silent. I've heard many western journalists pronounce it as if the "h" is silent. It's not. Richard Engel, an excellent reporter who speaks Arabic, pronounced it correctly.

Also read Lessons for the new age of protest by Will Femia


C.H. said...
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Don Cox said...

Also read the Wikipedia entry on "Revolutions of 1848". The parallels with 2011 are striking.