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Ai was arrested at Beijing’s airport in April 2011 and held for 81 days without explanation during a wider crackdown on dissent that coincided with the international ferment of the Arab Spring.
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The Sheikh and Zainab force the Hassan family to face their own ingrained biases of what a Muslim looks like, and for viewers to constantly be aware and internalize that there is no one black, Muslim, or Arab experience in America.
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