Beyond the Surface Ep. 1: A Pakistani-American teen’s journey

Welcome to the first episode of Beyond the Surface, hosted by Inaaya Omer. Throughout this series, new guests will share their experiences and perspectives on being a minority, from an immigrant family, or even just from a different culture or background.

In episode one, Inaaya talks to Inara Ahsan, a Pakistani Muslim born and raised in California, about her journey to find a community she feels supported and comfortable in to represent her culture.

If anyone is interested in sharing their story on Beyond the Surface or providing feedback, email [email protected]