An interview with legendary Iranian-American journalist, Homa Sarshar. Homa joins Jian to reflect on her 55 years as a writer, reporter, producer and broadcaster. She details her early years growing up as a Jewish girl in Tehran, the heartbreaking tale of her firing from Kayhan newspaper in 1978, her drive to rebuild in the U.S., her pioneering role as a female Iranian journalist, and reflections on the Iranian community in the era of Trump.
Roqe Moment. 49 – Homa Sarshar on rejecting an ‘exilic’ mindset and embracing life as an Iranian outside of Iran… – Instagram