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Immigrant Dilemma

Immigrant Dilemma

By Annick Bissainthe
The goal is to talk about all the reasons why immigrants come to a new country and understand better their integration and fears.
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Passion & Financial Talk with Abbas Wahab_Episode 16_Season 4

Immigrant Dilemma

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Passion & Financial Talk with Abbas Wahab_Episode 16_Season 4
In this episode, we are talking about how we have not received financial education in this school and how to be aware of savings. As an immigrant, this podcast is to help you avoid financial mistakes we made in the Canadian system
24:04
July 5, 2021
Being exhausted after immigrating_Episode 15_ Season 3
In this episode, we are going through a few reasons why you might feel exhausted because of all the changes you had to go through from immigrating to a new country even after 10 to 15 years. We invite you to listen to this podcast to get some tips.
11:40
July 2, 2021
The Common Immigrant Parent's Dream for Immigrant Children with Abbas Wahab_Episode 14
In the episode 14, we spoke with the Canadian-Sudanese comedian & podcaster, Abbas Wahab about the common immigrant success model which did not work for him. The pandemic is now switching the narrative about this traditional success model. He also gave us details on how he decided to go from the career his parents wanted for him to follow his passion as a comedian after a tragic event in his life.
49:48
March 29, 2021
Épisode 13_ Accepter sa nouvelle identité Québécoise : Un choix personnel ou un fait acquis?
Nous discutons avec Frédéric Boisrond, d'origine Haïtienne, sociologue, auteur et Conseiller stratégique indépendant auprès du SPVM (Police) à Montréal, Québec, Canada, de son intégration dans sa nouvelle société.
26:21
March 1, 2021
Comedy, Mental Health & Immigration with Steven Baboun_Episode 12_ Season 3
We spent some time with Steven Baboun known under Marie-Claude Bebi, a comedian and performer who open up to us by talking about their immigration experience and their diverse backgrounds from Haiti & Syria. We adressed topics such as the development of your identity when immigrating, funny jokes on the cultural clashes, mental health, queer, religion and many more...
37:33
February 20, 2021
How to get into the Canadian Job Market when immigrating- Episode 12 Season 2: Immigrant Dilemma
Things we wished our parents knew we are sharing them with you today in order to get into the Canadian market when immigrating. We believe informing yourself first and always is key to your success in a new country. 
10:59
January 30, 2021
Positive Affirmations for Undocumented Immigrants- Episode 11- Season 2: Immigrant Dilemma
We are providing here great tips we learned that helped us go through difficult times during our immigration and adaptation to a new country and environment. We want to share these tips with undocumented immigrants to know how to feel safe and to stay positive.
06:46
January 30, 2021
Féminisme, militantisme & immigration-Épisode 10-Saison 2: Dilemme de l'immigrant
Écoutez ce balado avec Sacha Lubin sur le féminisme, militantisme et l'immigration. Nous cherchons à comprendre pourquoi les pays du Nord surtout ont la réputation d'être les plus ouverts d'esprit quand on sent encore le besoin de militer pour nos droits.
32:16
January 30, 2021
Épisode 9: Identité complexe & Immigration- Le dilemme de l'immigrant
Nous discutons avec Sacha Lubin d'origine Marocaine & Polonaise Française de confession juive sur la question de l'identité. Nous faisons référence au livre d'Amin Maalouf, Identités meurtrières qui explique comment la question d'identité est complexe.
08:02
October 28, 2020
Communication Tips & Immigration : Season 2- episode 8
We talked about the importance of communication when being in a new environment 🌿✨ and how we can communicate better about our culture and values to members of the welcoming country & our families and personal surroundings. Finally, we explained the importance of having the "conversation" with the others.
22:24
September 17, 2020
Season 2-Episode 7: How do you adjust in a new country?
In this episode, we talk about how people adjust to a new country differently. From our perspective, there are two different types of people; the ones who wish to create a home away from home and the ones who want to learn about anything different from their roots.
18:53
August 20, 2020
Season 2-Episode 6: Positive Affirmations for Immigrants
In this episode, I explained how affirmations help me have a positive vibe in my environment. I also quickly provided ways to create affirmations when moving into a new country.
09:24
August 20, 2020
Surprise Episode: _Part 2_ Immigration & Natural hair
In this episode we compared the natural hair movement in the 21st century to the Civil Rights Movement in the 70s. Besides, we took some time to ask questions and try inf to understand the mentality of African American vs Caribbeans towards natural hair.
26:34
June 8, 2020
Épisode 5 :Partage d'expérience d'immigrante de Gloria Mandel & Mickaelle Archer
Gloria & Micka ont immigré dès le jeune âge à Montréal. Elle nous partage dans ce podcast leur expérience d'immigrante tout en nous expliquant leur parcours d'adaptation & d'intégration dans la culture québécoise.
54:08
April 22, 2020
Episode 4.2: S'intégrer pendant sa période d'immigration
Nous discutons du concept d'intégration dans le processus d'immigration comme choix public.
40:48
April 13, 2020
Surprise Episode: _PART 1_ Immigration & Natural Hair INTRO
In this episode, we will be talking about the history of hair in African civilizations. We will explain the relationship between the meaning of hair before and how it changed throughout time because of slavery & immigration. More details to come in PART 2.
11:50
March 19, 2020
Épisode 4.1: S'adapter pendant sa période d'immigration
Dans cette épisode, nous parlons des enjeux auxquels l'immigrant peut faire face pendant son processus d'adaptation. Nous définissons aussi le mot "adaptation" avec l'auteur du livre "Rhapsodie Québécoise" & d'origine Hongroise, Akos Verboczy.
20:23
February 28, 2020
Episode 3: Nowhere is Home or Now Here is Home
Understanding your identity journey as an immigrant & realizing how your environment has an important impact of who you are becoming.
17:42
February 13, 2020
Episode 2: Les relations et l'immigration
Nous parlons des défis de tous types de relations à cause de l'immigration.
53:04
January 19, 2020
Episode 1: The definition of the word "Immigrant"
This podcast portrays the social issues and different perceptions when using the word Immigrant. In reality, socially speaking the word is not often used with its authentic definition by many people and still today in our digital era.
14:09
January 6, 2020
Immigrant Dilemma Trailer
The goal is to talk about all the reasons why immigrants come to a new country and understand better their integration and fears...
00:37
December 31, 2019