The Lines We Cross
Michael's parents are leaders of a new anti-immigrant political party called Aussie Values which is trying to halt the flood of refugees from the Middle East; Mina fled Afghanistan with her family ten years ago, and just wants to concentrate on fitting in and getting into college--but the mutual attraction they feel demands that they come to terms with their family's concerns and decide where they stand in the ugly anti-Muslim politics of the time.
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Culture/Ethnicity; Step parent; Interracial; Race discrimination; Bicultural; step father; interracial friendship; interracial relationship; racism; prejudice; bicultural child
boy and girl
Afghanistani / Australian
mother and step father mother and father
refugees; Muslim families; Islam; families; Australia; Afghanistan; immigration; boats; politics; restaurants
Abdel-Fattah, Randa, "The Lines We Cross" (2017). DIVerse Families. 934.