The Grande Mosquée of Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso

Naima's (militant atheist) mother at an anti-Muslim Ban rally in central London.

S1E4: The Call

Naima Sakande

Islam is at war with the West. Apparently. In this episode, Naima examines her experience growing up Muslim and tries to make sense of why Islam has become such a demonised religion. How do you stop yourself from becoming prejudiced against Muslims when everything around you links Islam with fear?

This is the first of a mini series featuring the stories of Third Culture people from the 7 Muslim majority countries targeted by Donald Trump’s recent executive orders.


Special thanks to Ned Downie for his help with this episode.
Episode art by Jacqi Lee.
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