The Alien Chronicles Podcast Episode 16 Preview
Suzie Afridi is a Palestinian American stand up comedian. She was born and raised in Jericho, in the West Bank. Her dad was a welder and her mom was well according to Suzie, a reluctant farmer. When she was fourteen her family immigrated to San Jose, California. She attended San Jose State University..Suzie is an accountant by profession but she realized she sucked at it and decided to pursue another career. She lives in Manhattan with her husband and kid.
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Tahmina Watson is a nationally acclaimed immigration attorney and the founder of Watson Immigration Law, in Seattle, Washington. She was a barrister in London before immigrating to America. Tahmina is also the author of “The Startup Visa: Key to Job Growth & Economic Prosperity in America”. In addition to appearing on CNN, Forbes and other media platforms, she is the host of “Tahmina Talks Immigration” a radio show turned podcast available on iTunes. Recently, Tahmina helped cofound a non-profit, the Washington Immigrant Defense Network- WIDEN as a result of the current administration’s ‘zero tolerance’ policy. WIDEN, funds and facilitates legal representation in the immigration courtroom. . She is a frequent speaker, blogger and a author. She often advises organizations and non-profits on immigration policy issues, sometimes even law and policymakers.
In her spare time, Tahmina likes to volunteer in the community, listen to audio books and spend time with her family. She is the designer and owner of Pinky’s Shoebags, a novel storage solution for the woman who can never have too many shoes.