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I'd also like to point out the American Black Muslims - born and raised here since being dragged to this country in chains during slavery - ARE A THING.

Have YOU EVER HEARD OF ATLANTA.

Ibtihaj Muhammad. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf. Keith Ellison.
Shareef Abdur-Rahim. Charles Bilal. André Carson. Malcolm X. Jamilah Nasheed.
Larry Shaw.

THE GOAT MUHAMMAD ALI.

Black American Muslims exist. STOP IT with the "foreignizing" (& whitening) of Islam.
Black Muslims (American or "foreign") are already erased enough within the global Muslim community - and in the States, the marginalization is even harsher, with the legacy of slavery and institutional racism mapping on to American Islamophobia.

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