Rashid Qasim, author of “The Wrong Kind of Muslim”, joins us this episode to talk about the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community and the persecution it faces.
About Qasim Rashid
Qasim Rashid, Esq. was born in Rawalpindi, Pakistan on July 21, 1982. He migrated with his family to the United States in 1987. After a short stint in Washington, D.C., Qasim and his family moved to the Chicago area in 1988. In Chicago, Qasim completed his grammar, high school, and undergraduate studies. He ran Cross Country and Track & Field in high school and college and is an avid runner to this day. Qasim received his Bachelor’s of Science in Marketing from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2007. After working since the early 2000s in the telecommunications and education sectors, Qasim pursued and received his juris doctorate from the University of Richmond School of Law in 2012. Upon graduation, the Richmond Law faculty recognized Qasim with the prestigious Nina Kestin Service award for most significant contribution to the University, community, and legal profession.*