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Marryum Kahloon

Pakistani, South African, Australian with a 'difficult' name. Recent law graduate, aspiring activist, enjoys freelance writing

Marryum Kahloon is a Pakistani, South African, Australian with a 'difficult' name. She is a recent law graduate, an aspiring activist and enjoys freelance writing. Find her tweets @marryumk
A Victory For Those With Unpronounceable Getty Editorial

A Victory For Those With Unpronounceable Names

This year Australian audiences sent a clear message that they were willing to embrace Waleed Aly despite his 'strange' name. He did not need to simplify his name to 'Wally' or 'Wazza' to be included in the mainstream of Australian media.
09/05/2016 12:28 PM AEST