Scouring through my Pakistan footage, I kept seeing hands: hands writing, hands working, dancing hands, hands reaching for an embrace. With all these hands, I could only see potential — potential in a country that has been deemed a failure by so many.
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Nushmia Khan is a video and photojournalist based out of Chicago. She received her Bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communication from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has had a range of experience through working for newspapers, such as the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, political campaigns and a documentary film company. View her portfolio.