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S2018 E4: Black Muslim Woman

From the first line, “I feel like I’m on fire,” Mikel Aki’leh Jones delivers a powerful poem on beauty and blackness. Against a rhythmic score, Aki’leh enumerates the ways in which she’s been told that her black skin is “a sign of dirt” to others - and how she ultimately finds strength and confidence through her faith.
Aired: 5/4/2018 | 0:01:56 | Expires: 7/12/2020
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