The Case for More African American Muslim Scientists and Physicians

By Dr. Khalil Marcus Lambert I recently had the pleasure of having an intimate conversation with Dr. Louis Wade Sullivan, Secretary of Health and Human Services under President George H. W. Bush and founding Dean of Morehouse School of Medicine. Dr. Sullivan shared some of his thoughts on the scarcity of […]

Elegy for the Khimar: A Community Poem*

But, for real, remember when we just wore khimars?

To Muslims Who Do Not Say, “Salaam”

A Poem and Interview with Aisha Sharif To Muslims Who Do Not Say, Salaam All your life, you’ve tried to muffle the sound of your father trumpeting the adhan in your ear every day, five times a day. You’ve hung your mother in the closet of your mind, ashamed of her habit.  […]

An Introduction: America’s Islamic Heritage

By Narjis Nichole Abdul-Majid In this brief video from America’s Islamic Heritage Museum viewers are presented with a timeline of significant historical events in America that highlight Muslim figures such as Yarrow Mamout. This video is short, 6 minutes in its entirety, and is by no means a thorough investigation […]