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Sep 25, 2020

Imani Bashir is a Muslimah and a fellow Sagittarian who has over 10 years of experience as a Writer and Journalist. She started in sports broadcasting. She currently is the Deputy Editor at Travel Noire. She has been featured in almost all the major outlets that you can think of.

As a World Traveler. Imani is also an Expat (relocated internationally) to Mexico and England, China, Poland, and Egypt! She’s a wife and Mom to a beautiful black baby boy. She’s from the D.C. area and has lived in Maryland. She also lived in New Jersey, and Delaware and Atlanta, Georgia

She talks about:

  • How her parents met at Howard University
  • Self Discovery after an Identity Crisis as a Youth
  • Meeting Her husband in Cairo Egypt
  • Getting her dad’s approval for Marriage
  • Giving Birth at her home in Poland 
  • Generational Trauma of birth inside the United States
  • Her experiences with racism, sexism, pay wage inequality and religious discrimination in the media industry

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Episodes mentioned:

Neymat (Episode 11), Aizya (Episode 20) and My Mom Episodes 36/37 two parts) and Episode 5 my dad

Movies Mentioned

  • 13th
  • To Kill a Mockingbird
  • When They See Us

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