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Maysoon Zayid and Molly

Maysoon Zayid
Maysoon Zayid
Maysoon Zayid is an actress, comedian and activist. She was born in New Jersey in 1974. She described herself in a BBC interview as "a Palestinian Muslim virgin with cerebral palsy, from New Jersey, who is an actress, comedian and activist". She is considered one of America's first Muslim women comedians to perform standup in Palestine and Jordan. | Photo: AND Magazine | Maysoon Zayid, Comedian, Muslim, Activist,

Maysoon & Molly Knefel talk Occupy, Police, and the Mideast

Matt sky invites comedians and political commentators Maysoon Zayid and Molly Knefel to discuss fair police treatment, the Occupy Wall Street movement, Obama's Presidency, as well as recent conflicts and issues in the Middle-East.

Maysoon Zayid is an accomplished comedian, actor, activist and co-founder of The Arab-American Comedy Festival. As an actor she has appeared on a variety of TV shows, and has been invited as a commentator on political talk shows including Countdown with Keith Olbermann among many others. She has traveled across The The Middle-East for both charitable efforts as well as to perform comedy. See more of latest work at Maysoon.com.

Molly Knefel is an accomplished comedian and political writer for Salon.com, The Huffington Post, and hosts a three time a week radio show, The Radio Dispatch.

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