Yasmin Alibhai-Brown

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Birthday
10, 1949
Birthplace
Kampala, Uganda
Birth Sign
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Birthday
10, 1949 (age 69)
Birthplace
Kampala, Uganda

About

Ugandan-born British journalist who has been a vocal proponent of minority rights in general and of British Muslims in particular.

Before Fame

She began writing in her 30s, with pieces in the New Statesman, which then brought the most influential papers of Britain and the United States.

Trivia

She has received many journalistic awards and was appointed a Member of the British Empire for her works exploring multiculturalism, racial attitudes, and patriotism.

Family Life

Her father was a British Indian and her mother a native East African.

Associated With

She was criticized for her opinion that Osama bin Laden should have been given a proper burial.