Hip-Hop Hijabis

Hip-hop is a male-dominated arena. In California, a hip-hop collective of Muslim women are challenging stereotypes about being Muslim, and women, through their lyrics.

I think this is absolutely awesome!!! What do you think? Share your thought!

The movie – Hip-Hop Hijabis

A film directed by Mette Reitzel (A Faction Films’ Production for Witness, Al Jazeera English), Muslim converts Sukina and Muneera of Hip Hop duo ‘Poetic Pilgrimage’ goes on a quest to spiritually reconcile their new faith with their feminist sensibilities and Jamaican roots.

Also in celebration of the International Women’s Day on March 8, ‘Poetic Pilgrimage’ provides a candid, and perhaps surprising, snapshot of contemporary Islam, where some believe music and female performance is forbidden while others share their passion.

A universal story about friendship, love and idealism… and two young women finding their place in the world.

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