Poetry and Deen, Struggles of Somali Boys | #NomadicHustle 6 w/ Abu Al Khair, Poet / Youth Activist

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March 1, 2020

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Poetry and Deen, Struggles of Young Somali Boys, How Islam Saved My life | #NomadicHustle 6 w/ Abu Al Khair, Poet, Youth Activist, Entrepreneur Struggles of Young Somali Boys | #NomadicHustle 6 w/ Abu Al Khair, Poet and Youth Activist On the 6th episode of #NomadicHustle - I sit with Abubakr to discuss his journey as a troubled Somali boy growing up in the toughest neighborhoods in the US to his transition into an internationally recognized poet and up-and-coming entrepreneur. We covered several issues including how environments shape young Somali boys struggling with their identity, how islam could transform an individual, using poetry to speak your truth and inspire others — and much more!


Dr. Ahmed Ali

Dr. Ahmed Ali (Pharmacy) Executive Director of Somali Health Board


Mohamed is Somali actor, creative and an author of a comic book for Somali kids.

Ikran Ismail

Ikran Ismail PhD student in Education - University of Washington


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