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The Real Reasons America Hates ‘Octomom’

In Politics on February 22, 2014 at 12:00 am

The Real Reasons America Hates ‘Octomom’

I find Nadya Suleman to be an interesting figure. She embodies what both sides of our political spectrum hate. My article was published on the Feminism and Religion blog. Read here.

My chaplaincy experience in Azizah Magazine

In Politics on February 20, 2014 at 10:02 pm

My chaplaincy experience in Azizah Magazine

I have been featured in the latest issue of Azizah magazine, entitled “Muslim Women Chaplains in America: The Risks & Rewards” by Rachelle Fawcett. 

“While no longer new, Islamic chaplaincy in America is still a growing field in which women are only a small percentage; however, as the landscape of Islam in America is slowly changing, those women are filling a big role.”

To read the full text article, get your hands on a copy or subscribe here.

The Civil Muslim Talks to Journalist Max Blumenthal on American Islamic Congress Expose’

In Politics on November 5, 2013 at 7:03 pm

Like many Muslims who watched the Boston bombing memorial service so many months ago, I was flabbergasted at the last minute replacement of the famous American Muslim leader Suhaib Webb, with a little-known Mauritanian-American activist named Nasser Wedaddy.

Then, Jewish-American journalist Max Blumenthal released an expose on the NGO’s financial roots in anti-Islamic, pro-Israel funders. Suddenly, it all made sense.

I have been conflicted on how to respond to this intervention of politicians into the matter of who should represent a faith community. I am not sure the American Muslim community has responded at all on this dangerous precedent. I decided to ask Blumenthal what he thought:

VIDEO: The Civil Muslim Talks to Max Blumenthal


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