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publié le 08/06/2010
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This document is a videoclip called Post 9/11 Blue which has been written and performed by Riz Mc, a British Muslim with Asian roots. He is both an actor and a singer: he played in a TV drama called Britz about the problem of disaffection of young Muslims. He is also highly educated; he went to one of the best public schools in Britain and then got an Oxford degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics. This song is dealing with the paranoia after 9/11 events, using comedy to bring out the absurd situation we are all living in since the terrorist attack occurred in the US. Then, the purpose of the song is, to denounce the global war on terror, launched right after the incidents of the 9/11.
Secondly, the song makes some references to the adoption of anti-terrorist laws like the Prevention of Terrorism Act adopted in 2005, for example with the statement : the “MI6 (Majesty Intelligence it is the UK secret services) will trick or treat you to a week in Belmarsh (a high security prison where more dangerous prisoners of the country are)”. This law, between other things, stands that a person could be detained under presumption of terrorism which establishes the primacy of suspicion over facts. For some people this law is a big mistake of politicians as it seems to be totally opposed to the Habeas Corpus. (...)
I) The climate of panic among the population
II) The role of politics that were pressured to act quickly
Docs en anglais publié le 08/06/2010
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