63 minutes | Jan 20th 2021

68. Isobel Yeung on China's Vanishing Muslims, Syria Censorship, and Life of Danger

Thrilled to bring you this interview with Isobel Yeung. Isobel is an emmy-award winning journalist, currently at VICE, covering some of the most pressing global issues around the world. Notable ones include: Going undercover to cover the re-education camps of Uyghur Muslims in China Being on the frontlines to cover the Syrian and Yemeni Civil War Uncovering the abusement of women in Mexico and more I had the opportunity to chat with Isobel more deeply about the conflicts we mentioned above, what it's really like to go undercover and stand in the frontlines at some of the most dangerous places in the world, the effects it has on her mental health, and what other global issues she wants to shine a spotlight on. I hope you enjoy this conversation as much as I had conducting it. Learn more about Isobel: VICE: https://www.vice.com/en/contributor/isobel-yeung Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/izyeung Twitter: https://twitter.com/isobelyeung Isobel's VICE documentaries mentioned: China's Vanishing Muslims: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v7AYyUqrMuQ&ab_channel=VICENews This is What Life is Like in Assad's Syria: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ESWCzPy7SgQ&ab_channel=VICENews Women Are Being Killed With Impunity in Mexico: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NO3uj81X7O8&ab_channel=VICENews
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