BBC Radio 1Xtra – Hip Hop Mix with Charlie Sloth.

15 05 2011

Palestine.

Is that offensive?
Is it a curse word?
Is it a racist word?
Is it a degrading word?

No, it’s none of those. It’s a Country! A country that is denied its existance, a country whose people live in prisons in their own homes, a country whose people die everyday, a country which is occupied by Israel.

So why was it censored out of a song on BBC Radio 1Xtra?

During the Hip Hop Mix show with Charlie Sloth, Mic Righteous sang the words ‘Free Palestine’ they were filered out 3 mins into the song.

(Please right click the links and open in new window, my HTML is not working when I post links)

You can hear it here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00f15g4 the edit is 3 minutes in.

The show was on 11th February. Please make a complaint to http://www.bbc.co.uk/complaints/ then click on make a complaint in the left handside bar.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2011/may/13/bbc-palestine-lyric-mic-righteous

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Viva Palestina – The album

21 03 2009

Viva Palestina – The album featuring Drew McConnell from Babyshambles, Lowkey, Celt Islam and more . . .
On sale from March 30th 2009.
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including postage and packing
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click on the link for more info! and there is an option for oversea sales to

http://www.vivapalestina.org/thealbum.htm