Singing for Change

The uprising of women in the Arab world انتفاضة المرأة في العالم العربي

Singing for Change
Women Musicians United to Overturn Algeria’s Family Code in the summer of 2003, twenty female musicians from Algeria, France and Argentina gathered in a recording studio in Paris, France. Their mission: to overturn Algeria’s Family Code — a set of laws that, for over 20 years, has relegated women to second-class citizenship. Their instrument: a song.

Ouech dek yal qadi

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