WUM PRESENTS TRUTH SERIES : STRUGGLING WITH FINDING YOUR IDENTITY : ALIYA

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Women’s Unity Movement presents the second of our TRUTH Series; the focus of the second segment being the struggles we face with finding our identity. In this segment we will hear from 5 diverse women who will each share their own personal stories on the struggles they faced and how they overcame this, in a world where we are heavily influenced by society and social media. I pray this segment is not only relatable to so many but that it also helps give strength to those facing the same obstacle and in turn helps them on their own journey of discovering their truest self.

My intentions for all various segments of the TRUTH series is to educate others who may not be aware of such issues, whether it’s because it has never been a challenge they themselves have faced, to educate those whom are aware but choose to ignore the issue/s and lastly to help encourage others in being brave in speaking out. As we know, knowledge is key.

Today we will be hearing from Aliya. Aliya is a Muslim Puerto Rican / African American New York native. She is also a Medical Assistant, an Author, Wife and Mother.

View the video below to hear Aliya’s story on how she came to terms with her diverse Identity.

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