Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research

Series: Collection: Muslim Black History Month

As Black History Month comes to a close, we’ve collected some content to help us celebrate and put in perspective the various ways in which Black history as a whole and Muslim history as a whole have frequently intersected. That starts with fully acquainting ourselves with the contributions of Black Muslims to our past and present, being self reflective about how we eliminate racism in our own communities, and offering frameworks on how we can fully benefit from the richness of the entirety of Black history.

Margarita Rosa’s “Du’as of the Enslaved: The Malê Slave Rebellion in Bahía, Brazil” was featured in TeenVogue’s “The Essential Black Muslim Reading List”