Let's Talk BLM

Let's Talk BLM

As part of AMP's commitment to racial justice and anti-racist work, we are hosting a monthly webinar to better educate ourselves about the struggle for Black liberation in the United States. 

See below for the archives of previous episodes. 

Episode 5: "Black Voter Suppression and Gerrymandering", October 8, 2020 

#LetsTalkBLM | Episode 5: Black Voter Suppression & Gerrymandering

🔴 Join us LIVE on Facebook this Thursday for our fifth episode of #LetsTalkBLM, AMP's webinar series on the Black struggle in America, for a timely discussion about "Black Voter Suppression & Gerrymandering". 🗣️ Featuring: - Congressman André Carson, Indiana's 7th District. - State Senator Brian Williams, District MO-14. - Rev. William Smart Jr., President & CEO of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) of Southern California. - Bill Fletcher Jr., Racial justice, labor & international activist. ⏰ When: Thursday, Oct 8th @ 7PM EST 💻 Where: LIVE on FB (facebook.com/ampalestine) ➡️ Please share with your family and friends.

Posted by American Muslims for Palestine on Thursday, October 8, 2020

Episode 4: "Racism and Resistance in Professional Sports", September 10, 2020

#LetsTalkBLM | Episode 4: Racism & Resistance in Professional Sports

🏀 Watch the full recording of our 4th episode of #LetsTalkBLM: Racism & Resistance in Professional Sports. Political activist Felicia Eaves hosted former NBA star Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf and award-winning sportswriter Dave Zirin. 🗓️ When: Thursday, Sept 10th @ 7PM EST 💻 Where: [FB LIVE] facebook.com/ampalestine ➡️ Please spread the word and share with your family and friends.

Posted by American Muslims for Palestine on Thursday, September 10, 2020

Episode 3: "Racist Systems and Structures", August 13, 2020

#LetsTalkBLM | Episode 3: Racist Systems & Structures

Check out the full recording of our third episode of #LetsTalkBLM as we discussed racist structural systems that perpetuate poverty and violence on Black Americans, featuring: Edward Ahmed Mitchell | Attorney, former journalist, Deputy Director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR). Ismahan Abdullahi | Advocate, community organizer, motivational public speaker, National Executive Director for the Muslim American Society’s Public Affairs and Civic Engagement Department. Moderated by AMP's very own Mohamad Habehh. #PalestineConnectsUs

Posted by American Muslims for Palestine on Thursday, August 13, 2020

Episode 2: "Resisting Racism in Real Time", July 16, 2020

LetsTalkBLM | Episode 2: Resisting Racism in Real Time

#ICYMI You can watch our 2nd episode of #LetsTalkBLM right here. 🎙️ Episode 2: “Resisting Racism in Real-Time” 🗣️ Featuring: - Imam Makram El-Amin, Imam of Masjid of Annur in Minneapolis and head of Al Maa'un Neighborly Needs Community Outreach Services. - Jennifer Miller, co-chair of the Dallas Alliance Against Racist & Political Repression. - Felicia Eaves, Is a DC-based lifelong advocate and activist on various social, political, and humanitarian issues. Hosted by: Taher Herzallah, AMP's Director of Outreach 👉🏼 Like and share with your family and friends! #PalestineConnectsUs #BlackLivesMatter

Posted by American Muslims for Palestine on Thursday, July 16, 2020

Episode 1: “The Struggle for Black Liberation Beyond the Headlines”, June 18, 2020