London, Ontario

In the wake of grief, I found the words to write about my traumatizing experiences growing up in London and managing a municipal campaign.

Director, Cinematographer, Editor: Hasan Barzak
Writer & Orator: Sarah Barzak
Click here to watch “Alhamdullilah, i left london” ORAL STORYTELLING. 

This piece covers:

  • Racism
  • Islamophobia
  • Sexual Harassment
    • Sexual Racism (Asianess = Infantilization)
  • Leadership and Systemic Failures

READ Original essay below.

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Media Coverage

CBC Journalist, Rebecca Zandbergen, covered this story for the CBC London Morning show after reading my piece.

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Included in this article is the radio segment.