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Here's Why You Should Listen To This Podcast About Being Muslim In America

From Mahershala Ali to airport security...and of course, chai.

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In Season 1 of See Something Say Something, BuzzFeed's Ahmed Ali Akbar invited writers, teachers, comedians, musicians — and even his own dad — onto the podcast to share stories about being Muslim in America.

People shared stories about engaging (or not) with stereotypes...

Lil mini-episode for @seesomething this week! I talked to @daniyasaur about being a meme. TLDR: THEY ARE IMPORTANT.…

...searched for the best cup of chai...

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...and spent some time processing their feelings about Mahershala Ali.

Here's @tabir talking about the halalness of #MahershalaAli during a game of Halal Or Not? on our live show…


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Catch up with Season 1, and stay tuned for new episodes every Thursday!


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Meg Cramer is an audio producer for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

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