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How Arab women are changing journalism in the Middle East

Clip: 08/26/2019 | 8m 3s Video has closed captioning.

A new book called “Our Women on the Ground: Arab Women Reporting from the Arab World” shares the stories of female journalists working in the Middle East. The editor, Zahra Hankir, and NPR correspondent Hannah Allam, who wrote one of the chapters, sat down with Amna Nawaz recently to discuss how Arab women reporting in the Middle East are both unusually limited and uniquely empowered.

Aired: 08/26/19

Rating: NR

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