Chris Gunness

EP 132 – Chris Gunness

I am honored to have Chris Gunness as my guest this episode. He is the spokesman for the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees (UNWRA). I contacted Chris out of respect for his Al-Jazeera interview during which he was visually heartbroken. When describing the tragic Israeli bombing of a UN school in which 15 people…

Peter Gould

EP 130 – Peter Gould

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…

Farkhunda Malikzada

EP 124 – Woman On Fire

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…

Baba Ali

EP 122 – Baba Ali

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…

Andreas Antonopoulos

EP 116 – Andreas Antonopoulos Talks Bitcoin

Technologist and Serial Entrepreneur Andreas Antonopoulos joins me this episode to clarify bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. You can follow Andreas Antonopoulos on Twitter via @aantonop and reach out to him via his website here. Topics & Links Mentioned In This Episode: What is Bitcoin? Blockchain.info Bitcoin White Paper (by Satoshi Nakamoto) Airbits (Bitcoin Wallet) Breadwallet (Bitcoint Wallet) Bitcoin Average Bitcoin…