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Ein mit Wasserfarben gemaltes Bild ist zu sehen. Darauf sind vier spitze Türme zu erkennen. Alle sind in bräunlicher Farbe und in einem alten Baustil gehalten. Oben im Hintergrund sind Berge und der blaue Himmel zu sehen.


Manchmal ist mein Leben so schwer, weil ich nicht Nein sagen kann

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Tuba is a 42-year-old single mother of two teenagers. She attended school in Turkey until the fifth grade. She has lived in Germany for 20 years and, despite many of her own hurdles in life, is committed to better educational opportunities for children.

The interview was conducted by Sadaf Farahani, illustrations: Shabnam Sarmadi, audio editing: Ramin Parvin, transcript: Julia Michael, Happy Scribe

The story of Tuba will be performed as a vocal performance by Mizgina Rengin on September 24, 2021 as part of “10+1 Life Stories in Urban Space” at the main train station in Berlin-Mitte.

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