That Got Weird

Everyday Racism as a Somali Teacher

Episode 10 | 5m 19s | Video has closed captioning.

Moallin talks about what it's like to deal with racism as a Somali-American teacher; not just from the students but from her colleagues as well. She shares her fears about how she comes across as a Black woman and how she wishes people would be more active listeners to better absorb what others are saying.

Aired: 05/19/22

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

That Got Weird is a local public television program presented by TPT.