Palestinian hip hop grows inside the territories and beyond

May 25, 2011

Produced by World Vision Report

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(World Vision Report/Don Duncan)
Hip hop music has become another way in which Palestinians have expressed their resistance.

Palestinians have a long history of cultural resistance, from lyrical ballads to graffiti and cartoons. Now, it’s expanding to hip hop. Artists are emerging from within the Palestinian territories and beyond. Their lyrics showcase the diversity of the Palestinian experience. 

Reporter Don Duncan brings us the story.

This story originally aired on the World Vision Report. We got it from the Public Radio Exchange.