Step into the unfamiliar for a moment. How do you feel? Are you exhilarated, anxious, curious or intimidated? Or do you feel strong and fearless? Are your senses confused, or are they signalling a peculiar sense of comfort? What is your body telling you?
In 2017 I had an incredible experience backpacking for one month throughout Iran. Not only did my time dispell myths about how Western media portray's an extremist culture, but it turned it completely on its head. This video captures what I consider a true feeling of what Everyday Life in Iran feels like.
Interview with Gwen Lister, an award-winning journalist and activist based in Windhoek, Namibia. She has dedicated her life's work to fighting apartheid and defending human rights as the creator and editor of the Namibian.