The soundtrack of the Arab uprisings in 10 songs

From the US civil rights movement’s “Freedom Songs” to the Italian partisans’ “Bella Ciao”, revolutionaries throughout history have always rallied around an anthem.The demonstrators who took to the streets in Tunisia in late 2010 and in other countries since took up that tradition, producing rousing hymns of protests packed with the anger, humour and creativity that their regimes had silenced for too long.Here is a playlist of 10 of the most striking anthems of the so-called Arab Spring:TUNISIA – “Rais Lebled”Tunisia was the original revolution and in some respects, “Rais Lebled (President of …

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