Why Your Identity is Nothing to Be Ashamed Of — Uncovering Racism and Discovering Dignity

I did not want to be Fatima

My speech at Taitaja — Global Dignity 2017

You deserve to be who you are

Your culture and background is not a deficiency but an asset

Bloom where you are planted

I love supporting people to not run away from who they are

Antiracism is the work of becoming a better human to other humans

What can you do?

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I’m a keynote speaker and entrepreneur with a passion for diversity and inclusion and all things cross-sectoral.

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