The Greed for Ilm Podcast (gfi podcast)

This episode I am joined by Designer and Digital Artist Peter Gould. BBC has been quoted as saying, “Peter is among those young urban global Muslims leading the emergence of a new Muslim cool.” Peter shares his journey into becoming the “go-to” man for Islamic organizations and companies around the world. His unique style has...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 1:01am EDT

I’m joined this episode by Laila Alawa who is the Founder and CEO of Coming of Faith. She talks about her educational background and how she started a leading news and media company. Her team of writers publish content on a daily basis which range from taboo topics to everyday issues minorities face. At the young...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 2:18am EDT

I am extremely excited to have sister Amanda Saab on the podcast this episode. She is the very first Muslim to be on Fox’s MasterChef. A clinical social worker by training, Amanda Saab never gave up on her passion for cooking. At the young age of 5 she would enthusiastically help her mother out in the kitchen....

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 1:08am EDT

Lesley Hazleton is a British-American author whose work focuses on the intersection of politics, religion, and history, especially in the Middle East. I initially heard about her from a Ted Talk that she gave called, “On Reading the Quran” that went viral. I am extremely thankful to host a podcast where I can bring on...

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Dr. Kevin Barrett joins me this episode to shed light on the current situation in Yemen. The mainstream media portrays the issue in Yemen as being a “Shia vs Sunni” war and Iran arming the Shia Yemeni Houthis. Of course, anyone with an iota of a brain knows you can’t trust the same “news” source...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 1:12am EDT

Alan Hart is an author, former Middle East Chief Correspondent for Independent Television News, and former BBC Panorama presenter specializing in the Middle East. Throughout his career he has interviewed great historical figures like King Faisal of Saudi Arabia, Yasser Arafat, President Jimmy Carter, and Golda Meir. For a more in depth look into all...

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

On March 19, 2015, an Afghan woman by the name of Farkhunda Malikzada was brutally murdered outside the “Shrine of the King of Two Swords” in Kabul, Afghanistan. Initially, the mainstream media reported that Farkhunda burned copies of the Quran, and according to her family, was “mentally ill.” As time went by, the facts started to...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 1:08am EDT

April is National Autism Awareness Month and who better to have on the podcast to talk about autism than sister Zeba Khan. Zeba is founder & director of AutismUAE as well as a mother of three children, a special little boy with autism and two special little girls without. She joins us this episode to talk about special...

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Category:GFI Podcast -- posted at: 12:20am EDT

Baba Ali is a comedian, games developer, businessman, actor and founder of HalfOurDeen.com. He is the first Muslim YouTuber (back in 2006) and his youtube channel currently has over 75,000 subscribers with over 16 million views. Most recently, Ali has stepped into the wonderful world of podcasting. He has his own podcast called, “The Baba Ali Show” and...

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Vani Hari is not only the Founder of Food Babe, but a New York Times best-selling author. Her book, “The Food Babe Way” was published on February 10th and it has already garnered over 1600 5-star reviews on Amazon. Time Magazine added her to the list of “The 30 Most Influential People on the Internet.” Vani...

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