"Becoming American” with Wajahat Ali, Pt. 2

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In the second part of his interview with Ray, author Wajahat Ali discusses how the war on terror shaped attitudes towards Muslims in the United States, and how the Muslim-American political identity evolved in its aftermath. And despite his family’s American Dream being destroyed by US law enforcement, Ali manages to find optimism in a story of our country that is still being written.

Guest:

Wajahat Ali, author of Go Back to Where You Came From: And Other Helpful Recommendations on How to Become American

Host:

Ray Suarez, host of World Affairs

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