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Vilification to Exploitation

7/20/2018
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In early June 2018, we appeared on BBC Asian Network’s radio station on the segment called "Big Debate's Little Debate" presented by Qasa Alom. We wanted to discuss the demonisation of the British Mirpuri community by other Asians, particularly British-Pakistanis. In this episode, we will be discussing our experience on the radio show; how the media has been demonising the Mirpuri community for, at least, two decades, unwittingly through the anecdotes and factoids of our gatekeepers from...

Duration:00:47:56

"Mirpuris are not Kashmiris"

6/8/2018
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This is our first episode. We will be talking about how Portmir Foundation came about and the meaning of the name. What are some of the objectives of Portmir Foundation? Who is it aimed at and the kind of participants we are looking for, to contribute to the Portmir Website? Who are Mirpuris and what is their documented history in the UK? Our second important subject is discussing the obsession with pointing out that "Mirpuris are not Kashmiris” - this is the first phrase that pops up in...

Duration:00:59:21