That Got Weird

A True Story of a Racist Doctor

Episode 1 | 5m 35s | Video has closed captioning.

Safiya called this the "worst possible situation for a microaggresion," a subtle act of discrimination. As an Arab American woman, she's been othered by a teacher, been asked to pass as another race while at work and has watched her kids navigate racist situations too. She shares her candid experiences and explains when she pushes back and when she just puts up with microaggressions.

Aired: 01/25/22

Rating: NR

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