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About Ibn Thabit
Although Ibn Thabit is largely unknown by the Western media, he's almost universally known among the Libyan diaspora. Since 2008, he has wage an underground rap struggle to overthrow Muammar al-Gaddafi; and when Gaddafi finally fell, Ibn Thabit abruptly announced his retirement.
Ibn Thabit has always distributed his music for free.
Articles by Ibn Thabit
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En Liang Khong is openDemocracy’s assistant editor.