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“I began to fear that Mos Def was being treated as a product, not a person, so I’ve been going by Yasiin since ’99,” he said. The World Service Authority (WSA), which issues the documents, claims that some African nations accept the world passport.
Anyone can do their research about the world passport, it’s not a fictitious document, it’s not meant to deceive or to rob unlawful innocents from any nation state.
In fact, the world passport has been accepted here on numerous occasions. I don’t live in America and I have a right to domicile wherever I please without fear or interference.” Bey’s growth from musician to political activist has not been without controversy and criticism.
Rapper Yasiin Bey — formally known as Mos Def — was arrested at an airport in Cape Town in January on suspicion of using an unrecognized world passport, and charged with violating immigration laws, as well as for illegally helping his family to stay in South Africa.
Yasiin had to remain in the country and face trial while his wife, mother, and four children were ordered to leave immediately.
But he tried to leave using a “World Government of World Citizens” passport, which is not recognized by the country.Mos Def had reportedly recruited Kanye West to help defend him, and posted a 10-minute freestyle and message on West’s website, which also included his announcement of retirement from show business.