Episode#1: Prologue

In Episode #1: Prologue, I talk about how I struggled to find meaningful connections after realizing that I might be living in exile for the rest of life. I also talk about how I chose a different path from my parents’ to blend in with my community. I also share how my liberal views are […]

Trailer

Hallo – This is Somaye Dehban, a Dutchified Iranian – I have a dream – call it a vision if you will – I want to live in a world with true personal freedom of choice, equality of opportunity and the ability for people to thrive, and this is balanced with a personal responsibility to contribute to […]

Episode#1: Prologue

In Episode #1: Prologue, I talk about how I got to live in exile after 2009 Iranian Presidential Election, how depiction of Qasim Soleimani in Western Media has been quite misleading, and how as a liberal I follow the Declaration of Human Duties and Responsibilities that was proposed in 1999. Available on Transcript Welcome to […]

Episode#1: Prologue

In Episode #1: Prologue, I talk about my mother’s activities as a legendary community-based fundraiser and why we need to focus on community-based fundraising to bring about sustainable change. I also talk about why I am advocating for defining an “exit point” for development aid. Available on Transcript I believe we can achieve a truly […]