Islam On The South Side

In Chicago, young Palestinian American sociologist Rami Nashabishi is examining the impact that Islam is having in his South Side neighbourhood.

The call to faith is not coming from the minarets and mosques, but from hip hop artists and the gangs who in some areas control the streets.

Tony Phillips makes a spiritual journey of sorts through Chicago's South Side.

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In Chicago, young Palestinian American sociologist Rami Nashabishi is examining the impact that Islam is having in his South Side neighbourhood.

The call to faith is not coming from the minarets and mosques, but from hip hop artists and the gangs who in some areas control the streets.

Tony Phillips makes a spiritual journey of sorts through Chicago's South Side.