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From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards

Blair Imani

Nominated in Activism

About Blair Imani

Black, queer, Muslim activist and author Blair Imani supports, advocates and engenders through the power of media. From the immense spotlight following her 2017 coming-out appearance on Tucker Carlson, Blair has fostered a strong advocacy and storytelling platform on social media. Speaking out against the executive order “Muslim ban” and empowering through #ErasetheHate and #GLAAD to a combined 80K+ following across Instagram, Facebook and Twitter, Ambassador with Muslims for Progressive Values, and 2018 Modern HERstory: Stories of Women and Nonbinary People Rewriting History author is rapidly finding herself altering history, working to change bias both on and offline.

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