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Talib Kweli stands in solidarity with Palestinians, refuses to perform in Israel | Waging Nonviolence

Last Tuesday, Brooklyn-based rapper Talib Kweli joined a host of other artists, including Jello Biafra, Stevie Wonder, Danny Glover and several others in canceling a planned concert in Tel Aviv, Israel, to honor the Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement.

“As much as I want to play Israel, I have decided not to in solidarity with Palestinians who will not have access to my show,” he tweeted.

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