Alya Mooro: The Greater Freedom


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In this episode our co-host Yasmine Kenawi speaks to Alya Mooro an Egyptian born, London raised freelance journalist and author of the bestselling non-fiction book The Greater Freedom: Life as a Middle Eastern Woman Outside the Stereotypes. Alya is the co-host of the podcast Bootleg Magic, and, with over 20,000 followers on social media, has guested on numerous national radio stations, spoken on panels across the UK, US and Middle East and worked with brands the likes of Keds, Nike and Absolut. In 2019, Glamour Magazine called her one of 20 Nu-Gen Feminists to know. Alya and Yasmine speak about cultural stereotypes in the Arab world, feminism, and the art of being unapologetically yourself.
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