18 Muslim Women to Watch in 2018

11) Ikhlaas Saleem

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Image/Ikhlaas Saleem

Ikhlaas Saleem (right) is a Buzzfeed contributor and is making waves as the creator and co-host of “Identity Politics,” a podcast centered on race, gender and Muslims in the United States that gained traction in 2017. In one of our favorite articles she has written, Ikhlas talks how there’s nothing regular about being Black and Muslim in America.