Amina Iro and Hannah Halpern (from DC’s Youth Slam Poetry Team) performed together at the Common Ground Awards with their slam poetry.

“We both love Hummus,” they proclaim, moving from dark humor to shared tragedy to rattling off names for God.

The Common Ground Awards are produced by Search for Common Ground, an international peacebuilding organization working to end violent conflict in 35 countries around the world.

Watch it and let us know what you think.