The Young Adult Muslim Association Y.A.M.A. tackle the unholy matrimony of racism and religion using facts of history, scientific evidence, and religious scriptures and doctrines in their potent public speaking and powerful poetry. The focus ranges from the origin of racism to the prevalence of racism in every religion, including the under-reported racism among Muslims. They take the audience to uncharted waters; exploring and uncovering the deepest and darkest emotions. Seat back and enjoy the ride!!!!
1. Dr. Wilder analyzes the imagined importance of our racial divide.
2. Dr. Yusef diagnoses the problem of racism in Muslim communities.
3. Author Ismael Saleem articulates the origin of and the solutions to racism around the world.
4. Muadhin extraordinaire Kasib provides us with the story of Bilal and his breath-taking adhan.
5 & 6. Power couple Millard and Jullanar give soul-stirring spoken word pieces on the issues we face today.
7. Dr. Yusef hits us with a powerful piece on the idea of the "New Black."