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Looking at NbA Muslim Women Writers: Muslim Girl

Inaya must try to cement her identity while leading a double life.  NbA Muslims book review of “Muslim Girl” by Umm Zakiyyah.

October 5, 2015 · 1 Comment

Looking at NbA Muslim Women Writers: Areebah’s Dilemma Love or Deen

Areebah’s Dilemma Love or Deen by Karimah Grayson is a romance that follows a Muslim woman who must decide between her faith and the man she loves.  Check out NbA … Continue reading

September 16, 2015 · 1 Comment

Looking at NbA Muslim Women Writers: The Azurean Trilogy

In F. A. Ibrahim’s The Azurean Trilogy, readers follow five young people on a quest to acquire justice for their tribes on a new planet colonized by humans.

September 4, 2015 · 1 Comment

#nbamuslims 500: Laughing while Black – Stripping Black Americans of their Liberties and Dignity

Recently, a story about a group of women kicked off a wine train began circulating through social media. They were members of a book club, comprising mainly of Black women,  … Continue reading

August 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

NbA Muslimah Shares her Experiences with Erasure

In her Alt Muslimah article, educator and activist Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow describes the erasure of her African-American Muslimah identity by her fellow non-African-American Muslims and the broader society. It is very … Continue reading

August 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

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