Powerful Music Video - Naima Shalhoub Sings The Ferguson-Gaza Blues

"I wrote this song in August for the people in Ferguson, Gaza and elsewhere rising up against horrific racial injustice, and for those that continue to grieve, rage and rise. As an artist I'd like to make it clear that the tragedies in Ferguson and Gaza are not isolated nor limited to these regions, but are parts of a greater evolution of racism that continues to isolate, confine and destroy lives and communities. Resistance and resilience of the people are not new either, but are hopefully making an impact that is is received differently today because of the daily struggle that has been happening for years prior." Naima Shalhoub Q&A via Electronic Intifada Ali Abunimah: What inspired you to make this song? Naima Shalhoub: I’ve learned, seen and felt the systemic connections... read more
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Powerful Music Video - Naima Shalhoub Sings The Ferguson-Gaza Blues