Layla Abdel-Rahim brings her very unique perspective and critique to the Occupy movement. Born in Russia, she was then raised in Sudan where she describes her upbringing as being a “magical fairy tale…where different languages, different cultures and different outlooks met at this confluence.” She now lives with her family in Canada where she teaches at the University of Quebec.
Below is the full, extended interview. Click here to hear the edited version.
Artwork by Ljuba Miltsova