Black and Muslim in Britain

Black and Muslim in Britain

11 Episodes

A series exploring stories and dialogue around being Black and Muslim in Britain. ‘Black and Muslim in Britain’ was initiated in October 2016 with the intention of addressing the lack of faith representation during Black History Month in the UK, on its 30th anniversary.

The series is a collection of stories and dialogue from influential Black Muslims in the UK in the arts, sports, academia, etc. The collection is light- hearted, informative, but also manages to address sensitive issues that apply both to the Black Muslim Community as well as the wider community.

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Black and Muslim in Britain
  • Black and Muslim in Britain | Should faith be pivotal in Black History Month

    Episode 1

    This episode explores the question of how faith can play its’ part in discussions during Black History Month? 'Black and Muslim in Britain', a series of five videos exploring stories and dialogue around being Black and Muslim in Britain, celebrating Black History Month UK’s 30th Anniversary.

  • Black and Muslim in Britain | The strangest thing about being Black and Muslim?

    Episode 2

    This episode explores some of the strangest things experienced for being Black and Muslim. 'Black and Muslim in Britain', a series of five videos exploring stories and dialogue around being Black and Muslim in Britain, celebrating Black History Month UK’s 30th Anniversary.

  • Black and Muslim in Britain | Being Black and Finding Love

    Episode 3

    This episode explores the topic of finding love, when Black and Muslim. 'Black and Muslim in Britain', a series of five videos exploring stories and dialogue around being Black and Muslim in Britain, celebrating Black History Month UK’s 30th Anniversary.

  • Black and Muslim in Britain | Who are some of your Black Role Models?

    Episode 4

    This episode explores the topic of famous Black role models 'Black and Muslim in Britain', a series of five videos exploring stories and dialogue around being Black and Muslim in Britain, celebrating Black History Month UK’s 30th Anniversary.

  • Black and Muslim in Britain | Being Black and Muslim in Britain?

    Episode 5

    This episode explores the intersection of being Black and Muslim in Britain today. 'Black and Muslim in Britain', a series of five videos exploring stories and dialogue around being Black and Muslim in Britain. Celebrating Black History Month UK’s 30th Anniversary.

  • Black and Muslim in Britain | "But Bilal (RAH) was Black"

    Episode 6

    This episode explores a common comment non-black Muslims make to deny that Muslims cannot be racist “But Bilal was Black.” 'Black and Muslim in Britain' season two, a series of five videos exploring stories and dialogue around being Black and Muslim in Britain.

  • Black and Muslim in Britain | Growing up Black and Muslim

    Episode 7

    This episode sees participants share stories of them growing up Black and Muslim. 'Black and Muslim in Britain' season two, a series of five videos exploring stories and dialogue around being Black and Muslim in Britain.

  • Black and Muslim in Britain | Do Black Lives Matter?

    Episode 8

    This episodes sees participants respond to a famous Islamic scholar’s tweet about the ‘ruling’ on #BlackLivesMatter. 'Black and Muslim in Britain', a series of five videos exploring stories and dialogue around being Black and Muslim in Britain.

  • Black and Muslim in Britain | Reflections on Love and Marriage

    Episode 9

    This episode follows on from our popular 'Being Black and finding love' episode from season 1, where season 2 continues the discussion and participants reflect on love, marriage and Muslim "pick-up" lines. 'Black and Muslim in Britain', a series of five videos exploring stories and dialogue aroun...

  • Black and Muslim in Britain |What is Blackness?

    Episode 10

    This episode sees participants define what Blackness means to them. 'Black and Muslim in Britain', a series of five videos exploring stories and dialogue around being Black and Muslim in Britain.

  • Black and Muslim in Britain | Black Muslims on Islamophobia

    Episode 11

    Following the end of Islamophobia Awareness Month and the release of the Islamophobia report by ‘All Party Parliamentary Group for British Muslims’ in the UK, this special episode explores how Islamophobia affects those who are Black and Muslim. 'Black and Muslim in Britain' ask Black Muslims of ...