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a group of militant Black Americans who profess Islamic religious beliefs and advocate independence for Black Americans

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African American Muslims represent the largest single ethnic group of American Muslims--about one third of the American Muslim Community" (p.
Almost all African American Muslims are mainstream Sunnis (Melton, 1999; Smith).
However, more documents from African American Muslims, Jews, and others who represent religious alternatives to Christianity would have resulted in a more balanced and appealing volume.
There are African American Muslims as well as Muslims who immigrated to the U.
The peculiarities of black life in America have historically distinguished the lived experiences of African American Muslims from other practitioners of Islam regardless of their nationality or citizenship.
You have Muslims from Bosnia, sub-Saharan Africa, North Africa, Turkey, Iran, Pakistan, Palestine, Indonesia, and more, as well as African American Muslims.
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