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  • ... cultures. This series presents spirited musicians from Iran, Western Sahara, Bangladesh, and Morocco who, whether singing, ... own unique way, breaks through tradition and stereotypes of conformity, using music as a tool for justice and peace. ...
  • ... Songs of Hope explores the life and music of Kayhan Kalhor , a master of the kamancheh, or Persian spike fiddle. ... 2009 election shocked and invigorated the nation and the world , and Kayhan believed in the will of his people. The film ends ...
  • ... could do the same. It was difficult for him to transition from English to Hebrew but he referred to existing Hebrew rap when looking ... spoke for Palestinian Rights, they made their mark on the world by being the first Arab rap artists to discuss women’s rights. The ...
  • ... the month engaging in a physical dry fast every day from dawn to sunset. Traditionally a dry fast means abstaining from food, ... who identify as LGBTQ. It's not a huge crowd that shows up, and that's ok. There are folks who I only see in my home every year ...
  • ... Hope To Die's metal music boxes, hidden all across the world , invite the public to plug in and instantly be surrounded by an ... cinematic music sometimes borrows its bass line from hardcore, samples and mixes like hip hop, and transforms into its own ...
  • ... The 16-minute film Piéce Touchée from 1989 borrows an 18-second shot from a film called The Human ... world and its ritualized behavior. Arnold eloquently shows us the repressed angst underlying our everyday actions. Discussing the ...
  • ... nothing has ever stopped Muslim fashion aficionados from wearing designers outfits beneath their loose-fitting caftans, or abayas ... bright clothes, but I think being modest is beautiful. It shows that I have a strong faith, and I want to wear the scarf because it ...
  • ... groups. 20 years ago, we kept thinking that Asian American rappers were on the verge of "breaking out" (at one point back then, I ... included community festivals and Asian American college shows . Likewise, former Native Guns bandmates Bambu and Kiwi have one ...
  • In 2007, a viral video of 1500 inmates from a detention center in the Philippines dancing to Michael Jackson's ... to date. The video was first uploaded to show the world how dance can be used as a rehabilitation tool to teach prisoners ... segments, for free, on YouTube. The choreography and the songs catchy pop ballads that wouldn't be out of place in a Chris Brown ...
  • ... singers capable of performing a repertoire ranging from traditional choral to contemporary music to a "rap of redemption." ... burglary, rape and murder, the choir teaches valuable real- world lessons about discipline, responsibility and teamwork. These traits, ...

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