Peacemindedly

by Sara Jamshidi

A podcast show focusing on uplifting stories and ideas that promote world peace. Our guests are Peaceful Bridge Makers, filling gaps between nations, cultures and ideas. Sara Jamshidi, an award winning Iranian-American peace journalist, hosts the show. During the conversation. Sara explores peace, kindness and compassion with her peace activists, peace makers and peace-game-changers guests.  

Podcast episodes

  • Season 3

  • S03 E41 - Recipe for Refuge: Culinary Journeys to America

    S03 E41 - Recipe for Refuge: Culinary Journeys to America

    Recipes for Refuge is a delicious and unique collection offering readers an experience that transcends mere cookery. First, the food. These are the recipes that are passed down from mother to daughter, father to son, recipes that ...

    Apr 15 2021
    Apr 15 2021
    51:54
  • S03 E40 - The Dangers of Poetry: How the Middle East Poets Fight for Freedom

    S03 E40 - The Dangers of Poetry: How the Middle East Poets Fight for Freedom

    Kevin Jones is Assistant Professor of History at the University of Georgia, and author of The Dangers of Poetry: Culture, Politics, and Revolution in Iraq. Levi Thompson is Assistant Professor of Arabic at the University of Colora...

    Apr 08 2021
    Apr 08 2021
    50:56
  • S03 E39 - Behind the Kingdom’s Veil: Inside the New Saudi Arabia Under Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman

    S03 E39 - Behind the Kingdom’s Veil: Inside the New Saudi Arabia Under Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman

    Susanne Koelbl is an award-winning journalist and foreign correspondent for the German news magazine DER SPIEGEL. In her recent book Behind the Kingdom’s Veil: Inside the New Saudi Arabia Under Mohammed Bin Salman, she chronicles ...

    Apr 01 2021
    Apr 01 2021
    49:59
  • S03 E38 - Spring: A Captivating Novel About Egypt Revolution

    S03 E38 - Spring: A Captivating Novel About Egypt Revolution

    Leila Rafei, author of the Spring, a daring beautiful novel about Egypt and Arab Spring, studied Middle East Studies at the American University in Cairo. Originally born to Iranian-American parents, Leila knows a great deal about ...

    Mar 25 2021
    Mar 25 2021
    38:03
  • S03 E37 - Terror and Hope: The Science of Resilience, A Movie About How Syrian Kids in Refugee Camps Develop Happiness

    S03 E37 - Terror and Hope: The Science of Resilience, A Movie About How Syrian Kids in Refugee Camps Develop Happiness

    Ron Bourke, filmmaker exploring issues of displacement, education, and healthcare directed Terror and Hope: The Science of Resilience. He features Rana Dajani, scientist, world expert in genetics and founder of We Love Reading Pro...

    Mar 18 2021
    Mar 18 2021
    48:30