M.I.A. Drops Graphic New Video for “Born Free”

[27 April 2010]

By Alistair Dickinson

PopMatters Associate Interviews Editor

The always politically-outspoken M.I.A. has apparently decided to join Copper Cab and South Park by wading into the choppy waters of the “gingers” debate. Her extremely NSFW, nine-minute video for new track “Born Free” is directed by Romain Gavras and follows a group of red-headed folks as they get rounded up and forced to endure some pretty awful things by a gang of black-attired goons.

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