Hip-Hop Track about the Shoah

As promised in the pages of our (upcoming) Summer 2007 issue, here’s a chance to view the music video put out by Israeli rapper Subliminal (Koby Shimoni) and U.S. hip-hop violinist phenom Miri Ben-Ari, via their new collaborative project, the Gedenk Movement.

Watch the video here.

The debate has died down some, but the question remains unanswered–what is this, exactly? Innovative attempt to teach today’s youth about the Holocaust by getting them where their iPods are? Crass and inappropriate “educational” material? Slick and commercial bid for attention? The jury’s may be out, but the conversation’s still on.

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