Muslim Teens Making a Change with Slam Poetry

Muslim teen voices speak out

These four Muslim teens from Vermont have a message for people who fear, misunderstand or stereotype them – “Wake Up, America.” Teen poets Balkisa Abdikadir, Hawa Adam, Kiran Waqar, Lena Ginawi are part of a slam poetry group called Muslim Girls Making Change and they’re using their words to explore their identities, address their experiences & educate people about […]

My Black is Beautiful

My name is Shaleah Sylla. I was born and raised in New York City. Most of the important events in my life took place here in the Big Apple, but a lot of my pain was born here too. A lot has happened in my life but, through it all, I thank God that I […]