Harper Watters is a viral video star known for strutting in stilettos on a treadmill. He's also the queen bee of the Houston Ballet. Here's The Advocate People story of The Man Behind The Heels.
Directed by Allison Tate
Videographers: Monica Rodman, Ashley Jiang
Editor: Ashley Jiang
Story Editor and Colorist: Allison Tate
WHAT TO WATCH NEXT
From Submarines to School Buses: Trans Veteran's Story http://bit.ly/2ANrGSw
This Gay, Black Ballet Dancer Busts Stereotypes http://bit.ly/2D7aMjn
What Is Gender Expression? http://bit.ly/2D3HEJM
Harper Watters: http://twitter.com/Harper_Watters
WHERE TO FIND US
Find Harper on YouTube: https://bit.ly/2noucqL
and Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/theharperwatters/
marsdiep1976 How Dare You! He identifies as a “WOMAN” stuck in a Queer man’s body!! If you were in Canada? I could report you and have you arrested and jailed for up to 2 years and a $250.000 Fine!!!!!! You have been warned!
Marin Community Foundation and Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy.
Overall, US-born Muslims make up the largest percentage at 34% of all Muslims in the Bay Area, followed by 14% born in Pakistan, 11% in Afghanistan, 10% in India, 3% in Egypt and 2% each in Iran, Jordan, Palestine and Yemen.
Silicon Valley Pakistani-American by the Numbers:
There are 35,000 Pakistani-born Muslims in San Francisco Bay Area, or 14% of the 250,000 Muslims who call the Bay Area home, according to the study. Bay Area Muslim community constitutes 3.5 percent of the area’s total population and is one of the highest concentrations of Muslims in the country.
As of 2013, South Asian Muslims, including Pakistanis, have the highest income levels, with nearly half (49%) of them having a household income above $100,000. In comparison, those groups with the lowest proportion of household incomes above $100,000 were Hispanic Muslims (15%), Afghans (10%), and African American Muslims (10%).
The Bay Area Muslim community is very diverse in terms of race and ethnicity:
South Asians (30%)
African Americans (9%)
Asian/Pacific Islanders (7%)
Based on the survey findings, the majority of Muslims live in the following three counties:
and Contra Costa (12%)
Thousands of Pakistan-born techies are working at Apple, Cisco, Google, Intel, Oracle and hundreds of other high-tech companies from small start-ups to large Fortune 500 corporations. Pakistani-Americans are contributing to what Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee describe as "The Second Machine Age" in a recent book with the same title.