Tag Archives: Somalia

INSPIRED BY ABDI

December 22, 2015

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How one man changed the way I think about identity. He writes in big, blue scrawl—teacher’s handwriting—on the whiteboard, one word after the other. Somali. Survivor. Refugee. Australian. The classroom is musty, as most classrooms are, and the fluorescent lights are a little too bright for first thing on a Tuesday morning. However, we’re not […]

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BANYULE 100 – MAHAD ABDIRAHMAN

December 17, 2015

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‘Every day is an opportunity’ – Is the mantra that Mahad takes into his work and his life in general. He is driven to make the mostof any opportunities that arise and he encourages young people to do the same, especially when opportunities can be few and far between. Mahad grew up and lives in […]

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