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Global Voices | An Arab Israeli Girl Becomes a Karate Champion | PBS

Duration: 01:59
Program: Global Voices #312
Broadcast Date: Jul. 29, 2012

Shadya Zoabi, a charismatic 17-year-old karate world champion, strives to succeed on her own terms within her traditional Muslim village in northern Israel. Shadya takes an intimate look at the evolution of a young Israeli Arab woman with feminist ideas in a male-dominated culture.

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Post Date: May 16, 2012