News and Commentary on Arab Women, Palestine, Cultural Politics, and Everything in Between
Monday, October 30, 2006
It's been three years since Tunisian singer Thekra's voice was silenced by the bullets of her husband, who shot her then went on to kill himself and two other friends. She was one of the most respected and promising popular female singers in the Arab world. This song is called "Allah Ghalib" (God is mighty). No, it's not about jihad.