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إذا الشعب يومًا أراد الحياة If, one day, the people choose life

This poem is a very famous one by the early 20th century Tunisian poet Abu al-Qasim al-Shabbi which inspired so many of chants for freedom during Arab Spring protests in 2011-2012. Here’s a good article on Arablit blog about different … Continue reading

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PalFest 2012

Loads of great videos from PalFest in Gaza earlier this month on their website and youtube. Inspiring stuff.. PalFest Highlights Not sure why such an emphasis on Selma Debbagh speaking in English, but it’s a good overview of what was … Continue reading

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