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As a girl, I was told that Muslims should marry from their “own people.” I realized early that I would not find a husband in that community but thankfully was able to disassociate my negative experiences with my understanding of Islam.
But the question still remains: who is accountable for the horror stories involved with being a Black Muslim in certain communities? Muslims are notorious for sweeping serious issues under the carpet, turning a blind eye, and pretending as though problems such as racism do not exist.
With that being said, I firmly believe that Black women get the shorter end of the stick. Muslims like to boast about how Islam is such an accepting religion.
We refer to the Prophet’s (pbuh) Black companions, such as Bilal, all the time.