Allah is God. In the religion of Islam, the proper name for God is Allah. He is The Creator of the heavens and the earth. He has no associates, no partners and no rivals. There is none like Him. He is The Beneficent, The Merciful.
Since we cannot get along with them (our former slave masters) in peace and equality, after giving them 400 years of our sweat and blood and receiving in return some of the worst treatment human beings have ever experienced, we believe our contributions to this land and the suffering forced upon us by white America, justifies our demand for complete separation in a state or territory of our own.
Charity, in its broadest sense, gives us a spirit out of the self-centered child-like mentality of an individual that only thinks for self, or a nation that is only concerned with itself, or a tribe that is only concerned with itself.