Revolution & Arab Hip-Hop: Music, Politics & the Art of Resistance

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Yassin Alsalman, aka hip-hop artist The Narcicyst speaks to Democracy Now on how political rap, communication and media can be used to turn the message into the medium and the medium into the message.

The true essence of rap has always been as an art form of resistance, the recent revolutions across the Middle East have confirmed this in a visceral manner like never before.

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