The question of identity with South Asian-Canadian Alex Sangha

November 24, 2021

By Canadian Immigrant Magazine

Episode 4 of the Canadian Immigrant podcast First Generation features LGBTQ+ activist, documentary film maker and social worker of South Asian heritage Alex Sangha

In this episode, we unpack Alex’s journey from changing his Punjabi birth name to fit into Canada to facing the challenges in finding his identity as a gay South Asian man to setting up Sher Vancouver to help others like himself. Alex shares his experiences, learnings and inspiration for those looking for courage to make those non-traditional life choices. Host Farah Mohamed also discusses helpful resources for those on the immigrant journey with Canadian Immigrant editor Ramya Ramanathan.

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