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Notes from a global diaspora
(May 2014)

eep driving! I yelled as the car continued to tailgate us. It was a late May night in Irving, Texas, and we planned to go home and sleep after some jokes and laughs at the local Starbucks. But some joker forced us to run for our lives.

I arrived in Dallas in early September to attend the Bayyinah Dream programme as a researcher. I would spend…