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This is a higher level of commitment than for nonblack Muslims (62%). Most prominent among the groups saying this was the Nation of Islam, which was originally founded in 1930 and is currently led by Minister Louis Farrakhan.
Black Muslims are also more likely than other Muslims in the U. Today, just two of every 100 black Muslims surveyed say they currently identify with the Nation of Islam.
Views on race relations and the geographical distribution of U. For instance, about nine-in-ten black Muslims (92%) say there is a lot of discrimination against black people, compared with 78% of black Christians and 66% of nonblack Muslims.Geographically, black American Muslims are more likely than black Christians to live in the Northeast, while black Christians are more densely clustered in the South. In addition, black Muslims are much more likely than nonblack Muslims to have been born in the United States (69% vs.36%), though less likely than black Christians (90%). S., many black Muslims come from sub-Saharan Africa, including countries such as Somalia and Ethiopia.Many imagine a Christian-Muslim marriage to be like in the Mahmoudy-book "Not Without My Daughter". As far as legality goes, our marriage was officially recognised through the state ceremony but we also had another ceremony in the mosque so he could be married before God.But things can be quite different: Alexandra and her Egyptian husband Khaled talk about their relationship. It was very important to him and I had no problem with it.
Instead, most black Muslims say they are either Sunni Muslims (52%) or identify with no particular Islamic denomination (27%).