Identity Politics is a podcast that features new stories and perspectives about race, gender and Muslim life in America. From pop culture to politics, each episode co-hosts Ikhlas Saleem and Makkah Ali invite guests to talk about issues impacting their lives as Muslims at the intersection of multiple identities.

Ikhlas Saleem
Makkah Ali
Makkah Ali

Ikhlas is an Atlanta-based aspiring DJ and video producer. Makkah is a DC-based karaoke enthusiast and amateur life coach. They are both native ATLiens and graduates of Wellesley College.

In addition to co-hosting the podcast, Ikhlas and Makkah are actually friends in real life.

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