The Greed for Ilm Podcast

This interview is with dedicated author, Asmaa Hussein. Her book, “A Temporary Gift: Reflections on Love, Loss, and Healing” journals the tragic loss of her beloved husband Amr Kassem. On Friday, August 16, 2013, Asmaa’s husband Amr attended a peaceful protest in Egypt. An Egyptian army sniper shot and killed him, leaving a woman widowed...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 3:03pm EDT

Poet and Activist Mona Haydar joins me this episode to talk about her background, “Ask a Muslim“, recent viral video and future projects. Prior to the release of her viral hit video, “Hijabi” (currently over 1.1M views on YouTube), her husband Sebastian and her decided to setup a stand in Cambridge, Massachusetts with signs that...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 1:11am EDT