Master Mimz, working on a master's from the LSE in London, born in Casablanca, did what right now is my favorite solidarity rap for the Egyptian revolution, "Back Down, Mubarak!" I posted on it earlier, but now I've found the lyrics, in this post from Davy D, on February 4th. Old school sound, timeless sentiments.
Welcome to the 3rd world streets Where the heart beats in times like these Days of our lives – we feel alive Get outta here – it’s our time to shine.
Professor of Anthropology, University of Arkansas. Author of Memories of Revolt: The 1936-39 Rebellion and the Palestinian National Past. Co-editor of Palestine, Israel and the Politics of Popular Culture and of Displacement, Diaspora, and Geographies of Identity.