Just so yu know a little bit about what i am involved in.
ibrahim… is a connector dude making sure the progressive youth movement is “mapped” aka, finding out who is doing what, where, and when … then creating spaces for them to be able to network with similar folks nationwide. Often working, he studies Arabic, creatively writes and is somewhat rude but smiles a lot.
In 2001 he was the research coordinator and editor of the Future 500, the precursor to the Future 5000. Since then he has worked with wenited, and written for various publications including WireTap Magazine, Left Turn and Islamic Horizons.
In the past he has been an Outward Bound instructor, a scholarship football player, coffee shop barrister, a mover, Public Enemy listener, and special event promoter, host and MC in the tradition of his mother and Brooklyn’s own, the International African Arts Festival.
He currently serves as the Technology Organizer with the Movement Strategy Center in Oakland, CA charged with developing the Web 3.0 site www.mybloc.net, for the Building Leadership organizing Communities, (BLOC) national network.