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Mashrou’ Leila’s Reply to the Unacceptable Amman Concert Ban

If you haven’t already heard, Mashrou’ Leila‘s license to play their fourth concert in as many years on the Roman steps in Amman, Jordan, was suddenly revoked a few days before the scheduled performance. The Official Reason The official reason was that the band and their music do not “represent” the “authenticity”

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Thrashing vs Satire: The Two Sides of Lebanese Protests to Saudi’s Insolence

What Started This? So, Saudi-owned mouthpiece Alsharq Alawsat published a super lame-ass caricature with the Lebanese flag and the words “April Fool’s Joke” in Arabic above it. This comes as part of the painfully awkward meltdown the Saudis suddenly started having when Lebanon decided to abstain from a Saudi-led anti-Iran

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