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  • POV

P.O.V. | New Muslim Cool | PBS

Duration: 03:37
Program: POV #2201
Broadcast Date: Jun. 23, 2009

Puerto Rican-American rapper Hamza Pérez pulled himself out of drug dealing and street life 12 years ago and became a Muslim. Now he's moved to Pittsburgh's tough North Side to start a new religious community, rebuild his shattered family and take his message of faith to other young people through hard-hitting hip-hop music.

When the FBI raids his mosque, Hamza must confront the realities of the post-9/11 world, and himself.

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Post Date: June 18, 2009