PRI's The World Edit this Published by PRI's The World How one Muslim American in Tennessee fought prejudice head-on Listen Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/393978/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend A lone immigrant candidate in rural Tennessee faced a rough political ride. But there were a few unexpected turns too.