I am so very honored and thrilled to announce that my interview with Ali Noorani will air on Seattle’s only 24/7 South Asian radio station Desi 1250am tomorrow July 18th 2017 at 10am PST!
Ali Noorani is the Executive Director of the National Immigration Forum. His recently released book “There Goes The Neighborhood” is currently a best seller. i was lucky enough to see him while he was visiting Seattle recently. We will talk about his book, the state of immigration and much much more!
Ali Noorani is the Executive Director of the National Immigration Forum, an advocacy organization promoting the value of immigrants and immigration. Growing up in California as the son of Pakistani immigrants, Ali quickly learned how to forge alliances among people of wide-ranging backgrounds, a skill that has served him extraordinarily well as one of the nation’s most innovative coalition builders.
Prior to joining the Forum, Ali was executive director of the Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition, and he has served in leadership roles within public health and environmental organizations.
In 2015, Ali was named a lifetime member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He holds a Master’s in Public Health from Boston University and is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley. Ali lives in Washington, D.C. and is the author of There Goes the Neighborhood: How Communities Overcome Prejudice and Meet the Challenge of American Immigration, (Prometheus, April 2017).
Ali Noorani will be on my talk show “Tahmina Talks Immigration” at 10am PST on Tuesday July 18th at Desi 1250am
A huge thank you to Ali Noorani for taking time out of his busy schedule during his short visit to Seattle for joining me to talk Immigration!