What fuels atrocity after atrocity in the Middle East? Today, our guest will provide the answers to that question as he explains what motivates extremist groups throughout the Middle East. A former Muslim and a onetime sniper with Yasser Arafat’s Fatah organization, our guest has lived it himself. At age 42, he steered his life in a radical new direction, committing it to Jesus. He will not only describe the motivations and aspirations of those who live in the Middle East, but he will also outline a peaceful solution. Join us to hear the real story behind the headlines.
Today we delve into the world of information technology and the war that’s being waged in digital space. Though America is seen as a force for good in our world, we may soon lose our position as a forerunner for safety and security if we do not put a real wall of protection around our digital platforms. Tune in for an informative hour with our security expert on today’s broadcast.
Tass Saada is a former Muslim and the founder of Hope for Ishmael, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to reconcile Arabs and Jews. Born in 1951 in the Gaza Strip, Saada grew up in Saudi Arabia and Qatar. He worked under Yasser Arafat as a Fatah fighter and sniper. Years after immigrating to America, he became a Christian. He and his wife, Karen, now spend much of each year in the Middle East guiding a ministry to children.
Bill Gertz is Senior Editor of The Washington Free Beacon and National Security Columnist for The Washington Times. Bill is an expert on China, the CIA and U.S. Defense and is the author of six books, four of which were national bestsellers. Bill has written numerous articles for journals and magazines, including National Review, The Weekly Standard, and Air Force Magazine. He has lectured on defense, national security, and media issues at the Defense Department’s National Security Leadership Program, Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Va., the National Defense University in Washington, DC, and at the CIA in Virginia.
In the Market with Janet Parshall, challenges listeners to examine major news stories and issues being debated in the marketplace of ideas and speaks to them with the Word of God. In this fast-paced, caller-driven program, Janet evaluates newsworthy topics with guests and listeners using the Bible as a framework for discussion. This daily program addresses relevant issues important to Christians, with an engaging mix of listener interaction and commentary from highly respected guests.