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EP 83 – Dan Johnson, Founder of People Against the NDAA (PANDA)

Dan Johnson PANDA NDAA

Podcast: Play in new window | Download 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 […]

EP 82 – Psychologist Haleh Banani

Haleh Banani

Podcast: Play in new window | Download 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 […]

EP 81 – Daron Acemoglu co-author of “Why Nations Fail”

Daron Acemoglu

Podcast: Play in new window | Download 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 […]

EP 80 – Artist Molly Crabapple

Molly Crabapple

Podcast: Play in new window | Download 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 […]

EP 78 – Attorney Stanley Cohen on Gaza, Hamas & Zionism

Stanley Cohen

Podcast: Play in new window | Download 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 […]

EP 69 – Tariq Jalil author of “Islam Plain and Simple”

Tariq Jalil

Podcast: Play in new window | Download 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’ […]

EP 68 – Dale Stephens, founder of Uncollege.org

Dale Stephens Founder of Uncollege

Podcast: Play in new window | Download 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 […]