Apr 13, 2017
Colonialism! Hip-hop! Appropriation! It’s a bit of all of the above
in this episode. Ahmed talks to Mona Haydar about the
video for her song Hijabi, what it means for a
Syrian-American to rap, and dealing with microaggressions. Then,
Ahmed plays a game of “Did the English Steal This Word From Your
People?” with real-life meme, college freshman, and artist of
bitterness Kiren Rizvi.
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Watch Mona's video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XOX9O_kVPeo
Learn why Kiren is so bitter here: https://twitter.com/gothistani/status/692686175602151424?lang=en
Play "Did The English Steal This Word" yourself here: https://www.buzzfeed.com/ahmedaliakbar/jungli
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