The Greed for Ilm Podcast

With 2015 right around the corner and resolutions being created, what better way to end 2014 than with an episode on setting goals? Psychologist Haleh Banani joins us this episode to talk about achieving goals. From the importance of setting goals to dealing with procrastination, Sister Haleh answers all the crucial questions that help better...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 1:58am EST

Cynthia McKinney joins us this episode to give us an update on her latest teaching endeavor, as well as, teaching us the historical background behind why the West invaded Libya, Africa, Latin America and Asia. Purchasing Cynthia’s Book: “Illegal War in Libya” can be purchased on Amazon Paperback About Cynthia McKinney Cynthia McKinney is an American politician and activist....

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:05am EST

I am grateful to have spoken to Dr. Yasir Qadhi on the podcast. With the mainstream incessant publicizing of extremist groups, Dr. Qadhi takes time to discuss “Islamic” radical groups, such as ISIS. Recent tragedies of beheadings or murdering of innocent school children, leave many questioning the true nature of Islam.  Dr. Qadhi enlightens listeners to...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 12:05am EST

The humble and talented international musician, Sami Yusuf, is back on the podcast to talk about his recent musical masterpiece, The Centre. Listen in as he shares the meaning and explains the symbolism in his new songs. This is his second time on the podcast and he generously shares exclusive mentions of Andante’s upcoming projects....

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 3:08am EST

This episode of the Greed for Ilm Podcast, author Dr Timothy Sharp, aka Dr. Happy, joins us to talk about his book “100 Ways to Happiness.” Dr. Timothy Sharp holds a masters degree in clinical psychology. In 2003, he established The Happiness Institute, which is devoted to enhancing happiness in as many individuals, families, and organizations as...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:00am EST

Gilad Atzmon is an Israeli-born British jazz saxophonist, novelist, political activist and writer. Atzmon joins us this episode to share his thoughts on the latest between Palestine and Israel, jewish identity politics, and his latest book that is due in 2015. Atzmon also shares his upcoming Europe Jazz tour information. Gilad Atzmon can be reached via his website. Follow...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 3:25am EST

Over the past ninety-nine episodes, I have interviewed many intriguing guests on the Greed for Ilm podcast. The beginning was especially difficult and every podcast has been challenging in its own way. Doing a podcast while having a family and full time job is complicated to say the least. I thank God for the multitude of...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:00am EST

Dr. Barbara Oakley intrigues us as she talks about her book, “A Mind for Numbers.” What better person to have on the Greed for Ilm podcast than a self proclaimed “confused in math” queen whom has transitioned into a current Professor of Engineering. I am so glad to have spoken to Barbara about many different...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:00am EST

Ryan Dawson, of the ANCReport.com, joins us this episode to talk 911 truth. With all the wacko conspiracy theories out there regarding what really happened on September 11, 2001, Ryan helps dispel and debunk them. Ryan talks about the Neocons who planned it, who all were involved and who benefits from this ongoing war on terror....

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 2:12am EST

John Moyer is the Senior Manager of Southeast Asia for Water.org. He recently moved to Jakarta, Indonesia to expand Water.org’s efforts in water and sanitation services in that region. In this episode, Moyer talks about the positive impact Water.org has made since the organization’s beginning as well its future goals. You can follow Water.org on Twitter...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:00am EST

Kenan Trebincevic, author of “The Bosnia List”, joins us this episode to talk about his memoir. With the help of his client, Susan Shapiro, he decided to dive deep into his past and start a journey that would end up being, “The Bosnia List.” You can follow Kenan on Facebook as well as contact him via...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 2:00am EST

Miko Peled joins us this episode to talk about the recent news of British Parliament voting to recognize the “State of Palestine.” Miko shares his thoughts on why this vote is nothing more than “lip service.” Real change is done at the “root” level and anything short of that is bound to fail. You can follow Miko...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 2:00am EST

Dr. Rowley recently came back from a trip to Myanmar and joins us this episode to share her experience and the current tragic situation the Muslims face in Myanmar. She talks about the 10 Stages of Genocide and how it is being applied to the Myanmar Muslims. Recently, the government of Myanmar enacted a “Citizenship Verification”...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 1:42am EST

The Generous Deed The morning after I posted episode 92 (The Day I Met Sami Yusuf), I received a call from Katherine who is with the Foundation for Traditional Studies. She complimented me on the episode and then asked me whether I heard how the blind Afghan boy got his VIP ticket. I told her that I...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 2:22am EST

On September 26th of 2014, International Artist Sami Yusuf held a benefit concert at the Strathmore in Maryland. My wife and I were given complimentary concert tickets by Sami’s record label, Andante Records. It was our first time attending a music concert so we were both very excited. It was truly a memorable evening. One...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 11:00am EST

Yasmin Mogahed received her B.S. Degree in Psychology and her Masters in Journalism and Mass Communications from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. After completing her graduate work, she taught Islamic Studies and worked as a writing instructor for Cardinal Stritch University, and a staff columnist for the Islam section of InFocus News. Currently she’s a freelance...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 5:02am EST

Frank Lindh joins us this episode to talk about his son John Walker Lindh. Mr. Lindh gives a chronological breakdown of what happened with his son John. How John went from a young curious boy who accepted Islam to being unjustly imprisoned by the US Government. About John Walker Lindh John was only 20 years...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 1:44am EST

Dr. Kevin Barrett is back on the podcast to give us an update on the complicated situation of ISIS, ISIL and the neocons behind them. About Dr. Kevin Barrett Dr. Kevin Barrett, a Ph.D. Arabist-Islamologist, is one of America’s best-known critics of the War on Terror. Dr. Barrett has appeared many times on Fox, CNN, PBS and...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 1:00am EST

With the school year just starting and coupled with stress at an all time high, Psychologist Haleh Banani joins us this episode to talk about parenting. From the obstacles in the way of raising kids with good ethics to protecting them from sexual exploits and abuse, we discuss crucial issues that unfortunately are lacking discussion in...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 1:00am EST

Gilad Atzmon is an Israeli-born British jazz saxophonist, novelist, political activist and writer. Atzmon joins us this episode to share his thoughts on the latest between Palestine and Israel. Atzmon also shares his upcoming US Jazz tour dates. You can find more details about his upcoming Jazz music tour by going here. Gilad Atzmon can be...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 1:04am EST

This episode of the Greed for Ilm Podcast, I talk about the upcoming Sami Yusuf concert on September 26th, 2014 at the Strathmore in Maryland. It will be his first time performing in the Washington DC area. Sami Yusuf’s management company, ETM International, generously has given me two “personal guest” tickets to this special event....

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 1:00am EST

This episode of the Greed for Ilm podcast, I speak personally about the full-face veil ban in Europe, Mr. Rachid Nekkaz, and what I believe is the deeper long term negative impact of such useless bans. Mr. Nekkaz is a French business man who has vowed to pay all European burqa fines. In Europe, France was the...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 5:30am EST

This episode of the Greed for Ilm Podcast, I talk about the unfortunate and tragic killing of unarmed African American, Michael Brown Jr, in Ferguson, Missouri by Darren Wilson, a white police officer. This event sparked massive protests which in turn has lead to cases of police brutality. I discuss the abuse of power, how...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:30am EST

Dan Johnson, Founder of People Against the NDAA (PANDA), joins me this episode to talk about the NDAA. Johnson founded PANDA in January 2012, grew it to the largest Anti-NDAA organization in America, pushing over 18 pieces of state and numerous pieces of local anti-NDAA legislation, then decentralized and created the NDAA Resistance, now a movement thousands...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:30am EST

Psychologist Haleh Banani join us this episode to talk about marital issues, and divorce in the American Muslim community. Banani also talks about tools to revive your marriage and how to avoid pitfalls that lead to divorce. For more of Banani’s amazing work, check out her website and follow her on Twitter @IslamPsychology About Haleh Banani Haleh Banani...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:30am EST

Professor Daron Acemoglu join us this episode to talk about his book, “Why Nations Fail” in relation to modern-day Muslims “Nations.” You can find more by visiting the book’s website. Purchasing Acemoglu’s Books: “Why Nations Fail” (2012), can be purchased on Amazon as Paperback. About Daron Acemoglu Daron Acemoglu is a Turkish and American economist. Acemoglu is the Killian...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:30am EST

About Molly Crabapple Molly Crabapple is an artist and writer in New York. Called “An emblem of the way art can break out of the gilded gallery” by the New Republic, she has drawn in Guantanamo Bay, Abu Dhabi’s migrant labor camps, and with rebels in Syria. Crabapple is a columnist for VICE, and has written for...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:30am EST

Independent Journalist Rania Khalek joins this episode to talk about the latest horrific situation in Gaza. So far, over 80 percent of the more than 1,300 Palestinians killed are civilians, including 251 children. Rania talks about her recent blog post, “Stocks rise for Israeli drone-maker as Gaza slaughter continues”, which can be found on her...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:30am EST

Criminal Defense Attorney by profession, Political Activist by morals,  Stanley Cohen joins me this episode to passionately talk about the latest in Gaza, misconceptions related to Hamas and Zionism. His knowledge and experience surpasses many others. From traveling to the Occupied territories of Palestine to defending muslims in America, Stanley has shown unwavering defense of...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 10:10am EST

This episode I talk about the negative impact created by companies that supports Gay Rights, or any other social issue. I want to make it clear that I don’t care either way if someone is gay or straight. My issue is with companies, whether small or large, that take a stand on social issues. Companies like...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:30am EST

This episode I had the privilege to speak with Indonesian Actress and Model Dewi Sandra. A listener of this podcast suggested I get her on the podcast so I reached out to Dewi Sandra on Twitter and she was kind enough to accept my invitation. As you will hear, Dewi Sandra is extremely busy with shooting a TV...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:30am EST

This episode Dr. Kevin Barrett talks about Boko Haram, ISIS, ISIL and the so-called new caliphate of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Dr. Barrett addresses key points on who are they, who funds them, their objective and more. About Dr. Kevin Barrett Dr. Kevin Barrett, a Ph.D. Arabist-Islamologist, is one of America’s best-known critics of the War on...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:30am EST

I was surprised to find out that over 50% of Medjool dates are produced in ILLEGAL settlements in Israel. Being that it is Ramadan, I felt it a duty to make this podcast to talk about some facts that I found astonishing. The BDS movement can seem complicated to the average working citizen but boycotting...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 4:30am EST

This episode was inspired by my outspoken teenage daughter. During my daughter’s civics class, the Supreme Court case Tinker vs. Des Moines (1965) was discussed. Mary Beth Tinker was just 13 years old when she protested against the Vietnam War. War has always found opposition from citizens but one would think that someone so young...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:30am EST

This episode of the Greed for Ilm Podcast, I talk about the recent news of China restricting fasting during Ramadan in the Muslim Xinjiang province, also known as Uyghur region. The article, by Quartz Asia Correspondent Heather Timmons, is titled: “China has banned Ramadan for many Muslims in Xinjiang.” I address a couple misleading points. One...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 4:30am EST

I came across this NBC article so I decided to do a quick solo podcast. The article is written by Amna Nawaz and is titled: “Ramadan Forces Muslim World Cup Players to Decide: Religion or Sports?” Should Muslim football players fast during Ramadan is not the question here. There are two points I discuss in this episode....

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 4:30am EST

This episode Abdikadir Omar talks about his life growing up in the world’s largest refugee camp in Dadaab, Kenya. According to UNHCR (as of May 2014), the Dadaab refugee camp has 339,000 registered refugees. Abdikadir estimates that the combined number of registered and non-registered refugees is closer to 500,000. This episode we talk about what...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:21am EST

Filmmaker and Author Tariq Jalil joins us this episode to talk about his recent book, “Islam Plain and Simple.” Jalil addresses modern day misconceptions facing Islam in the West. His book offers valuable insight into some of Islam’s most controversial topics such as the Prophet’s life, hijab, polygamy, women’s’ rights and terrorism. Jalil stresses that in...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:45am EST

Dale Stephens, author of “Hacking Your Education” and Founder of Uncollege.org joins us this episode. Stephens is what one would call a “hackademic.” He left traditional schooling at the age of 12 but has been acquiring knowledge through unconventional ways ever since. Surprisingly, his college educated parents were, and continue to be, very supportive. Stephens shares...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:45am EST

John Robbins, author of numerous books related to health, environment, and conscious eating, joins us this episode. He shares his premise on how to be a compassionate consumer.  Robbins walked away from the financial security of the Baskin Robbins ice cream empire. “Money is not God,” he states. He is a man of utmost integrity,...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:45am EST

Halal Food Entrepreneur Yvonne Maffei, founder of MyHalalKitchen.com, joins us to talk about the inspiration behind My Halal Kitchen. She shares her thoughts on benefits of organic food along with healthy recipes listed on her website. Yvonne hopes to educate audiences with the true meaning of halal food and halal living. Surprisingly, a few Walmart...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:30am EST

Dr. Asim Yousafzai joins us this episode to talk about his recent book, “Afghanistan: From Cold War to Gold War.” About Dr. Yousafzai Dr. Yousafzai is a geoscience professional and has worked in the South and Central Asian regions for the past 20 years. He received his B.S. degree from University of Peshawar in 1993 and a Ph.D. degree...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:12am EST

Musician and Artist Huelya joins us this episode to talk about her background and music career. She was recently signed to Sami Yusuf’s Andante Records and released her album EGO. I have interviewed many talented artists under Andante and I’m extremely glad to share yet another one with you. Huelya is truly an inspiration, especially...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:52am EST

The creators of the viral “Afghan Style” video has over 1.3 MILLION views. Brothers Shukran and Roshan of SR Bros Entertainment join us this episode to talk about their viral YouTube hit. Their unique brand of Afghan comedy really hits home with the Afghan American community. Out of all the millions of videos on YouTube,...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:30am EST

Listen in as Mr. Augustin, Founder of @BringGirlsBack, discusses the global response and reaction to the abducted Nigerian schoolgirls by Boko Haram. He mentions to that religion and terrorism are not to be compared. Mr. Augustin created a wiki page to allow community members to share and update on the crisis. Time is of the essence and he...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:36am EST

Listen in as Ali Faruk encourages civic engagement in local and state government issues. Mr. Faruk, of Virginia, is the Special Assistant for Policy and Communications at Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services. His work expands into health care, housing, community development, economic development, state/local budget, public policy research & analysis and communications. He sheds light...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 4:39am EST

Arab Muslim Comedian Aron Kader joins us this episode to talk about his favorite subjects; comedy, sports and politics. Kader chimes in on the recent decision by the NBA to ban L.A. Clipper’s Owner Donald Sterling for life, as well as fining him 2.5 million dollars, for his recent racists remarks. According to a recent...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 9:17am EST

Isabella Cullen, a convert to Islam, joins us this episode to talk about her journey to the religion. Cullen has spent some time traveling the world and as a result speaks numerous languages such as French, Spanish, Portuguese, English and Arabic. As a child, Cullen started having dreams that eventually lead her to Islam. The most amazing of these dreams...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 9:03am EST

This episode investigative journalist Greg Palast joins us. Palast has been on the podcast before to talk about his book, “Billionaires and Ballot Bandits.” He joins us this episode to talk about what really happened with the Exxon Valdez oil spill, as well as the Deep Horizon oil spill that happened four years ago. Palast was part...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 9:15am EST

Lauren Booth joins us this episode to talk about her background, her path to accepting Islam and more. Booth is an English broadcaster, journalist and pro-Palestinian activist. She currently works as a freelance writer and Media Consultant. In 2012 she co-founded the UK charity Peace Trail. Activism In August 2008 she traveled to Gaza by ship...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 9:31am EST

This episode Hafiz and Qari Fatih Seferagic joins us. What intrigued me about Fatih was not only is he a young Hafiz, but he is the only Hafiz that wears red Timberland boots. With his contemporary fashion, he resonates with the Muslim youth in ways that older religious teachers do not. Despite having a combined...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:10am EST

Authors, Hunter Maats and Katie O’Brien, join us this episode to talk about their book, “The Straight A Conspiracy.”  They explain their take on why students fail and share their strategy on how to help them succeed. About Katie O’Brien A native New Englander, Katie graduated first in her class from Pinkerton Academy, a New...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:31am EST

Amber Lyon joins us this episode to talk about her recent trip to Peru and her encounter with natural medicines, including psychedelics. Over the past year, Amber has made a switch in career focus. She’s been traveling the world researching natural medicines. She is also founder of the natural medicine news site Reset.Me. Amber is a three-time...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:21am EST

Medea Benjamin, co-founder of CODEPINK, talks about her recent encounter with Egyptian police while trying to enter Gaza as well as her recent book, “Drone Warfare.” Medea is not only co-founder of both CODEPINK and the international human rights organization Global Exchange she is also the author of eight books. Her latest book is Drone...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:41am EST

American Political Theorist and Author Benjamin Barber joins us this episode to talk about his recent book, “If Mayors Ruled the World.” About Benjamin Barber: Benjamin R. Barber is a Senior Research Scholar at The Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society of The Graduate Center, The City University of New York, the President and Founder...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 7:08am EST

After countless interviews, I decided to venture back to a solo podcast starting with an episode on Arabic words in English. This episode is based on my reading of “Europe speaks Arabic” by Dr. V. Abdur Rahim. Dr. Abdur Rahim has authored five books solely on the derivatives of Arabic words into other cultures. If...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 2:13am EST

Online Human Rights Activist Jamila Hanan talks about the Rohingya genocide in Myanmar.  Jamila was on the podcast before and she joins us this episode to give us an update on the latest news coming out of Burma. Jamila Hanan is based in the UK who is working alongside other concerned individuals primarily through the...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:22am EST

Hind Makki, co-Founder of MuslimARC (Muslim Anti-Racism Collaborative) joins us this episode to talk about her background and racism within the American Muslim community. Even though Islam preaches equality for all, unfortunately a vast amount of ignorance still exists within the Muslim communities all across America. MuslimARC was created to provide education, outreach and advocacy...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:43am EST

Bryan Callen joins me this episode to talk about a myriad of topics including Afghanistan, the Middle East, politics and Comedy. I was surprised to find out that Bryan speaks a little Arabic as well as had tea with desert Arab Bedouins in the sand dunes of Saudi Arabia when he was a young boy....

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:38am EST

Dr. Neustaedter, author of “The Vaccine Guide: Risks and Benefits for Children and Adults”, joins us this episode to talk about vaccinations, toxic ingredients of vaccines and more. The Vaccine Guide gives consumers the information they need to make wise decisions when it comes to vaccinating their children and themselves. It can be purchased on Amazon Paperback About...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 8:56am EST

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