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Young Lebanese activist joins us on Facebook

Ryan and Noor are best friends. In Lebanon, they are an unlikely match. Ryan belongs to a religious sect called the Druze, and Noor is a Sunni Muslim. Wednesday, Noor joins us in on Facebook to answer your questions about her work imagining a better future for her country.

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Hip Deep Lebanon Video: Yasmine Hamdan Interviewed

As a companion piece to Afropop Worldwide&#8217;s three episode Hip Deep investigation of the music, culture, and history of Lebanon, Senior Editor Banning Eyre interviewed alt-pop superstar Yasmine Hamdan about her career, her life, and her musical inspiration. Check it ...<a class="meta-nav" href="http://www.afropop.org/wp/17590/hip-deep-lebanon-video-yasmine-hamdan-interviewed/"> Read more &#187;</a>

Ya Nass

Yasmine Hamdan&#8217;s music has never been tied down by time or place. Soapkills, the band she led with her then-husband, built from the blueprint of American and British alternative music of the &#8217;90s to create a unique style that was well ...<a class="meta-nav" href="http://www.afropop.org/wp/17631/ya-nass/"> Read more &#187;</a>

Conflict

Young Lebanese activist joins us on Facebook

Ryan and Noor are best friends. In Lebanon, they are an unlikely match. Ryan belongs to a religious sect called the Druze, and Noor is a Sunni Muslim. Wednesday, Noor joins us in on Facebook to answer your questions about her work imagining a better future for her country.