Hear The New York Times Jerusalem Bureau Chief Steven Erlanger and rock critic Ken Tucker, on this edition of Fresh Air.
Steven Erlanger will discuss the Palestinian power struggle and the fighting between Hamas and Fatah. And he'll tell us how it's affecting life in the West Bank and Gaza. Erlanger has reported from all over the world, serving in Moscow, Bangkok, Prague, and other cities. Prior to his tenure at the Times, he wrote for the Boston Globe.
Then, Ken Tucker reviews Up Front and Down Low, the new album from Teddy Thompson. His parents are the folk-rock duo Richard and Linda Thompson. [Broadcast Date: July 18, 2007]