Pak-Cord: a Pakistani Podcast

#41 - Sea View in Miami

Episode Summary

24 year old Hamza Farooq from Miami is our guest today. Born and raised in the U.S., Hamza brings us a purely Pakistani American perspective. Timestamps of Conversation 1:28 - Introduction 2:00 - Hamza discusses his time going to a Catholic high school 6:18 - Growing up in Miami, and the Pakistani demographics of the U.S. 10:03 - Hurricanes and weather related disasters in the U.S. 18:44 - Hamza's connection to Pakistan 25:20 - Hamza shares the importance of knowing Urdu even when being born and raised abroad 28:00 - Issues with Pakistani American crowds in the U.S. 37:21 - Impact of 9/11 and gun violence

Episode Notes

24 year old Hamza Farooq from Miami is our guest today. Born and raised in the U.S., Hamza brings us a purely Pakistani American perspective.

Timestamps of Conversation

1:28 - Introduction

2:00 - Hamza discusses his time going to a Catholic high school

6:18 - Growing up in Miami, and the Pakistani demographics of the U.S.

10:03 - Hurricanes and weather related disasters in the U.S.

18:44 - Hamza's connection to Pakistan

25:20 - Hamza shares the importance of knowing Urdu even when being born and raised abroad

28:00 - Issues with Pakistani American crowds in the U.S.

37:21 - Impact of 9/11 and gun violence