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What's Sex Got To Do With It?

What happens when you get two Political Scientists and an unsuspecting cohost? While this sounds like the beginnings of a bad dad joke, this episode is an important exploration of gender, sexuality and identity in the Afghan diaspora. Political Scientist Dr. Qais Munhazim joins as the featured guest with hosts Weiss Hamid and Nura Sediqe. Qais discusses the different ways we discuss gender, and how war and the repercussions of trauma influence how toxic masculinity emerges within our local community spaces. Finally, we find out the real answer to the question of what he likes better: pie or cake?

Afghan-American Playbook: Funerals & Fatyas

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