Identity Politics: A podcast on race, gender and Muslims in America
About This Show
Identity Politics is a podcast that features new stories and perspectives about race, gender and Muslim life in America. From pop culture to politics, each episode co-hosts Ikhlas Saleem and Makkah Ali invite guests to talk about issues impacting their lives as Muslims at the intersection of multiple identities.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 27: This Christmas (ft. Hind Makki)
Dec 24, 2017
It's the last episode of the season! This Christmas we get real about interfaith work with interfaith and anti-racism educator, Hind Makki. Our big question: Is it possible to do interfaith collaboration without centering and appealing to whiteness?
We also share our best and worst of 2017.
Guest: Hind Makki, @HindMakki, is an internationally recognized speaker and educator. She develops and delivers trainings on interfaith action, anti-racism education and youth empowerment. She is the founder of "Side Entrance," an award-winning website that documents women’s prayer experiences in mosques around the world.
(00:00:56) We reflect on the season and THANK YOU for showing us so much love!
(00:07:30) We talk about some of our experiences with and questions about interfaith work.
(00:13:28) Hind Makki joins us and explains how she got engaged with interfaith and anti-racism work.
(00:20:07) What does real interfaith engagement look like beyond the “photo-op”?
(00:30:54) We discuss the need for a diversity of Muslim representation in interfaith circles.
(00:38:08) Is it possible to do interfaith work in this country that de-centers white people?
Intro and Outro Music: RSPN by Blank and Kytt, CC-licensed
Episodes of This Show
Dec 8, 2017
Nov 17, 2017
Nov 13, 2017
Oct 30, 2017
Rated 5 out of
Loved the content!
So fun to hear married couples discuss regular life. Great job!
Date published: 2017-11-22