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Those who pass between fleeting words

A group of young Palestinians have been engaged in this project at Lajee Center: Radio Lajee recording the poem “Those Who Pass Between Fleeting Words” written by the famous Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish. Darwish wrote this poem in 1988 during the first intifada and the direct and uncompromising words caused a great stir [...]

 
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Mahmoud Darwish

Mahmoud Darwish was a Palestinian poet who devoted his life fighting for human rights for Palestinians. He suffered much during his life for his commitment to this struggle, including exile and imprisonment. He is well known as the voice of the Palestinian people, but his poems are cherished by people from all over the world. [...]

 
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I Am A Lajee

 
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I am a Lajee is a poem composed by Yahia Da’ajna, who is a resident of
Aida Refugee Camp. The poem reflects the life of a Palestinian
Refugee. Listen to the voices of Lajee Center’s youth; Amal Abu
Srour, Ranya Rumi, Warda Saqir, Mohammad Waleed, Abdul Fattah Da’ajna,
& Kholoud Al Ajarma narrating this poem and give a hand [...]

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