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4 News & Muslim Views
· Intellectual Tradition
· Search for Truth
· Economic Injustice
4 Public Affairs
· Taking to the Streets
· Writer's Pen
· American Legal System
4 Family Matters
· Saving Muslim Marriages
·
Raising Muslim Youth
·
Financial Stress
4 Mitchell's Minutes
· Being Angry
· You are in Control
· Do Something Positive
4 Desert Reflections
· Far Better Teachers
· Desert Rules
· Native Culture
4 The Bilal's Speak
· An American Lesson
· In God We Trust
· Bloodline
4 Scholars' Views
· Diseases of the heart
· The Islamic Personality
· Journey to Islam
4 Poet's Pen
· Ramadan Sonnets - 1
· Ramadan Sonnets - 2
· Ramadan Sonnets - 3
4 Writer's Pen
· Death In Oklahama
· King Lion & his Rival
· Alauddin & Magic Lamp
4 Life With Ann
· The First Contact
· Role of Internet
· Jesus Enters the picture
4 Listen to Songs!
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Sunday, October 19, 2014
Topic: Undoing ISIS Propaganda: Educating the Muslim on Islam
Guest: Brian J. Murphy, Assistant Special Agent-in-Charge, Chicago FBI Counterterrorism
Guest: Imam Talib Shareef, The Nation's Mosque, Washington, DC
Guest: Sh. Rizwan Ali, Director of Religious Education, Islamic Center of Naperville
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman
Co-Host: Imam Matthew Ramadan

Saturday, October 18, 2014
Topic: Topic: Significance of U.S. Census Classifications
Guest: Khalid Beydoun, Author / Assistant Professor, Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law, Barry University
Guest: Amer Zahr, Arab-American Comedian
Guest: Roberto Ramirez, Chief of the Ethnicity and Ancestry Branch, U.S. Census Bureau
Guest: Maya Berry, Executive Director, Arab American Institute
Host: Maryam Jameel

Friday, October 17, 2014
Topic: Undoing ISIS Propaganda: Educating the Muslim on Islam
Guest: Brian J. Murphy, Assistant Special Agent-in-Charge, Chicago FBI Counterterrorism
Guest: Imam Talib Shareef, The Nation's Mosque, Washington, DC
Guest: Sh. Rizwan Ali, Director of Religious Education, Islamic Center of Naperville
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman
Co-Host: Imam Matthew Ramadan

Thursday, October 16, 2014
Topic: Revisiting Guantanamo, 11 Years and Counting [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Esperanza Spalding, Musician
Guest: Peter Jan Honigsberg, Director, Witness to Guantanamo
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Topic: Accommodating Islam for the Disabled
Guest: Suleiman Alghanem, Executive Director, Baitulmaal / Organizer, Quran in Braille Project
Guest: Najia Kurdi, Sign Language Interpreter
Guest: Maggie Siddiqi, Program Director, EnabledMuslim
Host: Janaan Hashim

Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Topic: Effectively Talking About Islam: How To Do It
Guest: Dr. Sabeel Ahmed, Director, GainPeace Project
Guest: Tahera Shireen Rahman, Producer, Radio Islam
Guest: Franc Nikolla, Converted Muslim
Host: Alma Campos

Monday, October 13, 2014
Topic: What’d We Miss? News Highlights of the Week
Host: Imran Husain
Co-Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, October 12, 2014
Topic: Sunday Night Arts & Culture
Guest: Khalil Ismail, Musician
Guest: Harold Green, Poet
Music: Allah - Khalil Ismail
Pharrell “Happy” (Cover) - Harold Green Ft. Erthe St. James
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, October 11, 2014
Topic: Shaping The Next Generation- Islamic Resources for Children
Guest: Rukhsana Khan, Award-Winning Author and Storyteller
Guest: Dr. Seema Imam, Professor, National-Louis University
Host: Maryam Jameel

Friday, October 10, 2014
Topic: “Why Aren’t Muslims Speaking Out Against ISIS?”
Guest: Nihad Awad, Executive Director & Co-Founder, Council on American Islamic Relations
Guest: Oussama Jammal, Secretary General, US Council of Muslim Organizations
Guest: Kalsoom Bashir, Co-Director, Inspire, UK
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman
Co-Host: Imam Matthew Ramadan

Thursday, October 9, 2014
Topic: How To Get Covered Under ACA / What You Need To Know About Ebola
Guest: Arshia Wajid, Founder & President, American Muslim Health Professionals (AMHP)
Guest: Dr. Mohammed Hasham, Infectious Disease Consultant, Infectious Disease Care, NJ
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Topic: The Muslim Community’s Involvement in Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Guest: Ibtessam Rahima, Breast Cancer Survivor
Guest: Itedal Shalabi, Co-Founder & Executive Director, Arab American Family Services
Guest: Dr. Aasim Padela, Director of the Initiative on Islam and Medicine, University of Chicago
Host: Janaan Hashim

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Topic: Prophetic Healing through ‘Cupping’- About Hijama
Guest: Fahad Ahmed, Hijama practitioner, Chicago Hijama
Guest: Syeda Amina Fatima, Chicago Hijama Customer
Guest: Sheikh Hisham Al-Qaisi, Islamic Foundation
Host: Alma Campos

Monday, October 6, 2014
Topic: The First Muslim Frat in America / News Highlights
Guest: Mohammed Hassan, Founding Father, Alif Laam Meem - Alpha Lambda Mu Fraternity, University of Texas at Dallas
Host: Imran Husain
Co-host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, October 5, 2014
Topic: Eid Al Adha Special [Rebroadcast]
Hosts: Jenan Diab & Samira Said

Saturday, October 4, 2014
Topic: Making Eid Special- Tips, Activities, Recipes
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager, SoundVison.com
Guest: Yvonne Maffei, CEO & Publisher, MyHalalKitchen.com
Guest: Sara Gazi, Mother & Converted Muslim
Host: Maryam Jameel

Friday, October 3, 2014
Topic: China’s Mass Protests / Renewable Energy- Are We Any Closer?
Guest: Eli Friedman, Assistant Professor of International and Comparative Labor, Cornell University
Guest: Haibing Ma, Senior Research Associate & China Program Manager, World Watch Institute
Guest: Doug Arent, Executive Director of the Joint Institute for Strategic Energy Analysis, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman
Co-Host: Imam Matthew Ramadan

Thursday, October 2, 2014
Topic: The Oklahoma City Beheading
Guest: Imam Imad Enchassi, Senior Imam, Islamic Center of Greater Oklahoma
Guest: Adam Soltani, Executive Director, CAIR-Oklahoma
Guest: Shamaila Khan, Clinical Director: Disaster Behavioral Health Training Program, Boston Medical Center
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Topic: Radio Islam- Celebrating 10 Years!
Guest: Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid, Founder & Executive Producer, Radio Islam
Guest: Dr. Amin Nadeem, Supporter
Guest: Hiba Ghalib, Former Intern
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, Former Host & Recurring Guest
Guest: Imran Husain, Host
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Topic: Halal Food- From Niche to Mainstream Markets
Guest: Salman Jahedi, Organizer, Halal Food Festival Chicago
Guest: Iman Kort, President of the Muslim Students Association, DePaul University
Guest: Joseph Kerins, Leader of Zabihah Halal Campaign, DePaul University
Guest: Ibrahim Abed, Managing Director, Crescent Foods
Host: Alma Campos
Co-Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, September 29, 2014
Topic: On Chicago Education and Mayorship- Karen Lewis / What'd We Miss?
Guest: Karen Lewis, President, Chicago Teachers Union
Host: Imran Husain
Co-Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, September 28, 2014
Topic: Making It In Mainstream Comedy/ Music Mix
Guest: Jay Islaam, Award-Winning Comedian, UK
Music: Tinariwen- laILAH ila LAH
Viuex Farka Toure- Slow Jam
Al Sarah and the Nubatones- Soukura
Brother Ali- Mourning in America
Omar Offendum- Destiny
The Reminders - Africa on My Mind
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, September 27, 2014
Topic: The Modesty Movement- Head-to-Toe Humility
Guest: Marwa Atik & Tasneem Sabri, Co-Founders, Vela Scarves
Guest: Mariam Sobh, Founder/Blogger, HijabTrendz.com
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, September 26, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Farah Bader, 16-year-old living in Gaza [Rebroadcast]
Topic: Explaining Islam in America [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Eddie, Host of The Deen Show
Guest: Adel Ghadban, Founder, Chronicles of Faith
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, September 25, 2014
Topic: Study- Recognize Alzheimer’s Earlier/ Starting Dhul Hijjah
Guest: Richard Apple, Senior Manager of Care Navigation, Alzheimer’s Association Greater Illinois Chapter
Guest: Lauren Sergio, Faculty of Health Professor, York University
Host: Janaan Hashim

Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Topic: Burma Updates/ United for Peace & Change
Guest: Shahista Salaam, Operations Manager, Burma Task Force USA
Guest: Alice Sutter, Peace and Justice Activist with Several Organizations, Including Jewish Voice for Peace
Guest: John Dear, Peace and Justice Activist, Christian Pastor
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Topic: Hajj- From the Eyes of the Locals
Guest: Hadeel Barrawi, Former Resident, Saudi Arabia
Guest: Hessah Bubshait, Nurse, Saudi Arabia
Guest: Imam Musa Azam, Indiana
Host: Janaan Hashim
Co-Host: Alma Campos
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Monday, September 22, 2014
Topic: What’d We Miss? News Highlights of the Week
Host: Imran Husain
Co-Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, September 21, 2014
Topic: Sacred Union- Marriage / Inspirational Music Mix [Rebroadcast]
Guests: Rufus & Jenny Triplett, Founders, Dawah International, LLC, Marriage Consultants
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, September 20, 2014
Topic: Making History- The People’s Climate March / Int’l Day of Peace
Guest: Nathan Sheard, CodePink
Guest: Matthew Albracht, Executive Vice President, Programs and Communications Director, The Peace Alliance
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, September 19, 2014
Topic: Drawing The Line- Child Discipline Vs. Abuse
Guest: Laila Muhammad, Community Development Coordinator, Zakat Foundation 

Guest: Imam Matthew Ramadan, Parent of five
Guest: Sheikh Hassan Aly, Imam / Director, Muslim Educational & Cultural Center of America
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Co-host: Imam Matthew Ramadan Thursday, September 18, 2014
Topic: The Road Less Traveled- Nontraditional Career Paths
Guest: Tahera Shireen Rahman, Producer/ Host, Radio Islam
Guest: Mohamed Geraldez, Entrepreneur/ Motivational Speaker/ Investor
Guest: Aman Ali, Digital Products Specialist, NBA/ Writer/ Comedian
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Topic: Resist, Educate, Empower- Combating Forced Marriages
Guest: Yasmin Khan, Director, The Halo Project, UK
Guest: Jeanne Smoot, Senior Counsel for Policy and Strategy, Tahirih Justice Center, USA
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Topic: Bosnia Relief Update / Is Homeschooling Right For Your Kids?
Guest: Vedad Imamovic, Humanitarian Trip Organizer
Guest: Nikia Marie Bilal, Homeschooling Mother
Guest: Fatima Murad, Formerly Homeschooled Student
Guest: Dr. Carl Pickhardt, Psychologist
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, September 15, 2014
Topic: First Term Final- Evaluating Mayor Rahm / What’d We Miss?
Guest: Alden Loury, Senior Policy Analyst, Better Government Association
Host: Imran Husain
Co-Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, September 14, 2014
Topic: Women Turning Passion Into Business
Guest: Dorothy Collins, AKA Sister Habibah, Sisters Nurturing Sisters, Inc.
Guest: Umm Zakiyyah, Independent Author
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakeem

Saturday, September 13, 2014
Topic: Reviving Female Scholarship in Islam
Guest: Tahera Ahmed, Scholar / Chaplain, Northwestern University
Guest: Anse Tamara Gray, Founder / CEO, Rabata
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, September 12, 2014
Topic: ISIS- Why Another War Won’t Fix The Problem / Oil Spills: Are Conglomerates Finally Paying the Price?
Guest: Paul Findley, Former U.S. Representative- Illinois.
Guest: Antonia Juhasz, Oil & Energy Analyst / Journalist / Author
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, September 11, 2014
Topic: 9/11- American Muslims Look Back
Guest: Talat Hamdani, Mother of Mohammad Salman Hamdani, 9/11 Responder who died in the attacks
Guest: Sabrina Siddiqui, Politics Reporter, Huffington Post
Guest: Nihad Awad, Executive Director & Co-Founder, CAIR
Host: Janaan Hashim

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Topic: The ‘Post-9/11’ Generation: Growing up Muslim in America
Guest: Imam Matthew Ramadan
Guest: Shahista Salaam, 20 years old
Guest: Zaeem Zaffar, 24 years old
Guest: Leena Suleiman, 26 years old
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman
Co-Host: Imam Matthew Ramadan

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Topic: Establishing A Masjid in America
Guest: Khaled Zayed, Islamic Community Center of Anchorage Alaska, Alaska’s first Masjid
Guest: Muqthar Ahmed, Novi Tawheed Center, Michigan
Guest: Ali Ahmed, Islamic Foundation, Chicago
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, September 8, 2014
Topic: The Impact of President Jimmy Carter at ISNA 2014 / What’d We Miss?
Guest: Karin Ryan, Senior Project Advisor, The Carter Center
Host: Imran Husain
Co-Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, September 7, 2014
Topic: A Tribute to Tayyibah Taylor, May God have mercy on her soul
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, September 6, 2014
Topic: Rebuilding Gaza
Guest: Christopher Gunness, Spokesperson / Director of Advocacy and Strategic Communications, UNRWA, Jerusalem
Guest: Dr. James Gordon, Founder and Executive Director, The Center for Mind-Body Medicine
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, September 5, 2014
Topic: Remembering Tayyibah Taylor (May God have mercy on her soul)
Guest: Janaan Hashim, Attorney, Amal Law Group / Host, Radio Islam
Guest: Ayesha Mustafaa, Editor-in-Chief, Mississippi Link and Muslim Journal
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, September 4, 2014
Topic: Libya Losing Control?
Guest: Sarah Burshan, Libyan American who aided Libyan Revolution
Guest: Nabeel Khoury, Senior Fellow of Middle East And National Security, Chicago Council on Global Affairs
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Topic: Ferguson’s Legal Challenges
Guest: Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, Missouri State Senator
Guest: Hassane Muhammad, National Spokesperson/ Chief Operations Officer, Black Lawyers for Justice
Host: Imam Matthew Ramadan

Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Topic: Exploring International Adoption
Guest: Sarah Haider, Founder, Pakistan Adoption
Guest: Wajihah Gregor, Adoptive Parent
Guest: Wafaa Bennani, Founder & Foreign Coordinator, New Star Kafala
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, September 1, 2014
Topic: On Location- ISNA 2014 Entertainment
Guest: Faraz Khan, Calligrapher
Guest: Zeshan Bagewadi, Singer
Guest: Abdul Malik, Musician, Native Deen
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman
Music: Bismillah- Native Deen
Border Anthems- Zeshan Bagewadi
Mercy to Mankind- Native Deen

Sunday, August 31, 2014
Topic: Sunday Night Arts & Culture
Guest: Frank Waln, Artist / Producer / Performer
Guest: Amna Kamal, Visual Artist
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, August 30, 2014
Topic: On Location- ISNA 2014
Guests: Convention-goers
Host: Janaan Hashim

Friday, August 29, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Ayed Morrar, Employee at the Palestinian Interior Ministry & Community Organizer in Budrus, Palestine [Rebroadcast]
Topic: How Do We Deal with Peer Pressure?
Guest: Sarah Ather, Senior, Islamic Foundation School
Guest: Aliyah Banister, Counselor, Islamic Foundation School
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, August 28, 2014
Topic: Media Coverage of “Operation Protective Edge”- Making the Grade?
Guest: Lara AbuRamadan, Photojournalist in Gaza
Guest: Deanna Othman, Palestinian American Journalist
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Topic: What’s Next for Ferguson?
Guest: Anthony Shahid, Community Leader in Ferguson
Guest: Namira Islam, Executive Director, Muslim Anti-Racism Collaborative (ARC)
Host: Imam Matthew Ramadan

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Noor Harazeen, Journalist in Gaza
Topic: Truce in Gaza- Its Impact & Sustainability
Guest: Kristin Szremski, Director of Media and Communications, American Muslims for Palestine (AMP)
Guest: Fidaa Elaydi, Palestinian Activist
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, August 25, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Dr. Bassel Abuwarda, Palestinian Doctor in Gaza [Rebroadcast]
Topic: College- Virtual or Traditional?
Guest: John F. Wasik, Writer/Speaker/Journalist
Host: Imran Husain
Co-Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, August 24, 2014
Topic: Artists on the Front Lines in Ferguson
Guest: Kalonji Jama Changa, Founder/National Coordinator, FTP Movement
Guest: Jessica Care Moore, Internationally Renowned Poet/ Playwright/ Performance Artist/ Producer
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, August 23, 2014
Topic: Ecology in Faith
Guest: Ed Foley, Duns Scotus Professor of Spirituality and Professor of Liturgy and Music, Catholic Theological Union
Guest: Rabbi Michael Balinsky, Executive Vice President, Chicago Board of Rabbis
Host: Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, August 22, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Nihaya Jaber, University Graduate and Would-Be Fulbright Scholar in Jabaliya Camp, Northern Gaza [Rebroadcast]
Topic: Creative Community Solutions
Guest: Kim Scott, Co-Founder, Salaam Community Garden 131
Guest: Kristy Tillman, Co-Founder, Detroit Water Project
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, August 21, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Steve Sosebee, President & CEO, Palestine Children’s Relief Fund
Topic: Tomorrow's Pakistan
Guest: Cary McClelland, Director/Producer, “Without Shepherds” Documentary Film
Guest: Navaid Abidi, President, Organization of Pakistani Entrepreneurs of North America
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Ziad Abbas, Program Manager of Cross-Cultural Programs, Middle East Children’s Alliance
Topic: Lessons from Ferguson
Guest: Anthony Shahid, Community Leader in Ferguson, MO
Guest: Mohammed Richardson, Editor, Final Call Newspaper / Activist in Ferguson, MO
Guest: Prof. Vernellia Randall, Professor Emeritus, University of Dayton School of Law
Host: Imam Matthew Ramadan

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Suhail Flaifl, Medical Missions Coordinator, Palestine Children’s Relief Fund
Topic: Back to School Prep
Guest: Karen Danielson, Public Affairs, Civic Engagement & Outreach Director, Muslim American Society Chicago
Guest: Abir Othman, Associate Principal, Victor J. Andrew High School
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, August 18, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Ayed Morrar, Employee at the Palestinian Interior Ministry & Community Organizer in Budrus, Palestine
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman
Topic: Is Domestic Racism Connected with Cruelty Abroad?
Guest: Rev. Larry Greenfield, Executive Minister, American Baptist Churches of Metro Chicago
Host: Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, August 17, 2014
Topic: Nelson Mandela: A Musical Inspiration [Rebroadcast]
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakeem

Saturday, August 16, 2014
Topic: Iraq & Gaza Conflicts: Is it about Oil & Gas?
Guest: Dr. Nafeez Ahmed, Author/Journalist/International Security Scholar
Guest: Peter Van Buren, 24-year Veteran of the State Department
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, August 15, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Farah Bader, 16-year-old living in Gaza [Rebroadcast]
Topic: Explaining Islam in America
Guest: Eddie, Host of The Deen Show
Guest: Adel Ghadban, Founder, Chronicles of Faith
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, August 14, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Ahmed Hammad [Rebroadcast]
Topic: Is the BDS Movement Gaining Ground?
Guest: Ramah Kudaimi, Membership and Outreach Coordinator, U.S. Campaign to End the Isreali Occupation
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Painting the Picture-Palestine: Danny Muller, Coordinator of Public Health and Humanitarian Aid Efforts, Middle East Children's Alliance
Topic: Why are Arab Societies Associated with Fanaticism & Violence?
Guest: Anouar Majid, Vice President for Global Affairs and Communications & Director of the Center for Global Humanities, University of New England
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Painting the Picture-Palestine: Monther Shoblak, Director General of Coastal Municipalities Water Utility in Gaza
Topic: Fostering the Relationship between Muslims & Latinos
Guest: Alma Campos, Co-Founder/President, Latino Muslims of Chicago
Guest: Crystal McCormick, Lecturer of Religious Studies, University of Texas-El Paso
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, August 11, 2014
Painting the Picture-Palestine: Dr. Bassel Abuwarda, Palestinian Doctor in Gaza
Topic: Music’s Cultural Influence on American Muslims
Guest: Zain Lodhia, Chicago-Based Singer/Songwriter/Producer & Lead Vocalist, AfterSound
Host: Imran Husain

Sunday, August 10, 2014
Topic: Healing Through the Arts
Guest: Shannon Harris, Producer/CEO of a not for profit
Guest: Tasneem Penn, Artist
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, August 9, 2014
I Found Islam in Prison [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Ameer Tate, IMAN leader, Green ReEntry Project
Guest: Mustafa Davis, Director, “Prison Blues” Documentary
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, August 8, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine-Farah Baker, 16-year-old living in Gaza

Topic: Life After Ramadan
Guest: Naiyerah Kolkailah, President, Islamic Society of San Luis Obispo County
Guest: Hiba Ghalib, Immigration Attorney in Atlanta, Georgia
Guest: Layla Khalid, Student in Dublin, Ohio
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, August 7, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Belal Dabour, Palestinian doctor in Al-Shifa hospital, Gaza

Topic: A Bloody Syria
Guest: Laith Al-Saud, Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, DePaul University
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Fidaa Abuassi, Gazan who is currently studying in the U.S.

Topic: A problem with Human Rights Watch?
Guest: Keane Bhatt, Journalist/Activist
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Topic: Capturing A Massacre: Gaza and Its Photographers
Guest: Anne Paq, Photographer in Gaza, Active Stills Collective
Guest: Oren Ziv, Co-Founder, ActiveStills Collective
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, August 4, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Thaer Ahmad, Member of two humanitarian convoys to Gaza

Topic: Has Hollywood’s Portrayal of Arabs & Muslims Changed in Recent Decades?
Guest:Deana Nassar, Hollywood Liaison to the Muslim Public Affairs Council
Topic: What'd We Miss? Highlights of the Week
Host: Imran Husain
Co-Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, August 3, 2014
Topic: Giving Minorities A Voice [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Saba Chaudhry Barnard, Visual Artist
Guest: Opio Sokoni, President, Poli-Tainment Inc
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakeem

Saturday, August 2, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Mohammed Alqattawi, Gaza, Cousin Salem killed last week

Topic: How to: Get Back into Fitness/ Have Fun in the Sun w/o the Burn
Guest: Nour Zibdeh, Founder/Nutrition Counselor, Nourition, LLC
Guest: Ammar Ahmed, Dermatologist in Austin, Texas
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, August 1, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Yonatan Shapira, Former Israeli Captain and Air Force Pilot, Tel Aviv

Topic: Post-Ramadan: Reflections & Recipes
Guest: Amina Elahi, Founder/ Editor, Paper/Plates Blog
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, July 31, 2014
Painting the Picture: Palestine- Ahmed Hamad, Palestinian Documentary Filmmaker, Emigrated from Gaza in 2010

Topic: The Media’s Portrayal of Palestine
Guest: Mnar Muhawesh, Founder/CEO/Editor-in-Chief, MintPress News
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Blessed Days, Blessed Names

Painting the Picture: Palestine- Mohammed Suliman, Human Rights Worker in Jabaliya, Northern Gaza

Topic: ISIS' Bloody Trail
Guest: Eric Walberg, Canadian Journalist
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Blessed Days, Blessed Names

Topic: Celebrating Diversity on Eid/Eid Nasheeds
Guests: Listeners
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Monday, July 28, 2014
Blessed Days, Blessed Names

Topic: Celebrating Diversity on Eid/Eid Nasheeds
Guests: Listeners
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, July 27, 2014
Blessed Days, Blessed Names

Topic: A Palestinian Experience / Singing for Palestine [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Youssef Kromah, Artist
Music: Checkpoint -Jasiri X
Al Kuffiyah Arabeyyah -Shadia Mansour
Long Live Palestine -Lowkey,
Palestine -786
Philistine David -Brother Ali
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, July 26, 2014
Blessed Days, Blessed Names

Painting the Picture: Palestine- Ziad Bakri, English Teacher in Tel Al Hawa, Gaza City

Topic: Spreading Selflessness
Guest: Mohsin and Sawleh, Raised ~$9,000 for Local Organization
Guest: Ameer Tate, Andre Thomas, Fahmi Jones, Families and Prisoners United
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, July 25, 2014
Blessed Days, Blessed Names

Painting the Picture: Palestine- Mariam Abuamer, Student of Media at the University of Palestine, Lives in Gaza City

Topic: Webcasts, Apps, YouTube Videos: Today’s Islamic Programs
Guest: Taha Ghayyur, Development Manager/Producer, Adam’s World
Guest: Ustadh Nouman Ali Khan, Founder/CEO, Bayyinah Institute
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, July 24, 2014
Blessed Days, Blessed Names

Painting the Picture: Palestine- Hani Abusharia, English teacher who evacuated his neighborhood in Gaza City

Topic: Why Does the FBI Keep Targeting Muslims? / I’m a Jew, and I’m Critical of Israel
Guest: Moustafa Bayoumi, Professor, Brooklyn College / Author, “How Does It Feel to Be a Problem? Being Young and Arab in America”
Guest: Ari Wohlfeiler, Jewish Voice for Peace
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Blessed Days, Blessed Names

Painting the Picture: Palestine- Nihaya Jaber, University Graduate and Would-Be Fulbright Scholar in Jabaliya Camp, Northern Gaza

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Blessed Days, Blessed Names

Painting the Picture: Palestine- Joe Catron, English Teacher in Gaza

Topic: The Final Sprint: Our Blessed Remaining Days of Ramadan
Guest: Martin Currin, Attorney
Guest: Imran Ikram, Coordinator of Community Services, Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America (IFANCA)
Guest: Imam Matthew Ramadan, Former Deputy Executive Director of the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC)
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, July 21, 2014
Topic: Is the U.S. Catching Soccer Fever? / What did We Miss?
Painting a Picture of Palestine: Yousef Al-Helou, Gaza-based correspondent, The Real News
Guest: Rob Randolph, Regional Commissioner, American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO)
Host: Imran Husain
Co-host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, July 20, 2014
Topic: Singing for Palestine
Guest: Francis and Ku, The Sound of Reason
Music: Checkpoint -Jasiri X
Al Kuffiyah Arabeyyah -Shadia Mansour
Long Live Palestine -Lowkey,
Palestine -786
Philistine David -Brother Ali
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, July 19, 2014
Topic: Migrant Children at our Borders and Beyond
Guest: Isabel Anadon, Senior Policy Analyst, Latino Policy Forum
> Guest: Jorge Mujica, Strategic Campaigns Organizer, Arise Chicago
> Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, July 18, 2014
Topic: Cultivating Community Service
> Guest: Sheikh Hisham, Volunteer
> Guest: Riyah Basha, Senior, Hinsdale Central High school
> Guest: Sabina Qadir, Founding Member / Director of Community Service, Muslim Women’s Alliance
> Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman
>

Thursday, July 17, 2014
Topic: Gaza Under Fire
> Guest: Elizabeth Murray, Former Deputy National Intelligence Officer for the Near East, National Intelligence Council
> Guest: Robert Naiman, Policy Director, Just Foreign Policy
> Host: Salahuddin Khan

> Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Topic: Theories of the Origins of Language
> Guest: Prof. Suzanne Kemmer, Associate Professor of Linguistics, Rice University/ Visiting Researcher, University of Colorado-Boulder
> Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi
>

> Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Top Places to Travel this Summer
> Guest: Manal Mashal, Noor Travel Agency
> Guest: Ammar Ahmed, Dermatologist, Texas
> Guest: Rana Darvesh, Mother, Georgia
> Guest: Madiha Ahmed, Senior, Islamic Foundation School
> Host: Janaan Hashim
>

> Monday, July 14, 2014
Topic: What’d We Miss?
> Host: Imran Husain
? Co-Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman
>

> Sunday, July 13, 2014
Topic: Sunday Night Music Mix
> Songs:
> We're Already Royal -Maimouna Youssef
> Amazing Grace Album -Kumasi
> Beautiful Devotion -Zain Lodhia
> Call to Prayer -Baaba Maal
> #Syria -Omar Offendum
> Hamdulilah (Gaza Remix) -The Narcicyst Ft. Shadia Mansour
> This World -Quadeer Latif
> Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim
>

> Saturday, July 12, 2014
Topic: Tips for First-Time Fasters & Convert Care
> Guest: Mike Swies, Convert Care Coordinator, Ta'leef Chicago
> Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi
>

> Friday, July 11, 2014
Topic: Fighting ISIS from the West
> Guest: Fuad Jawad, Former Chief Judge in Iraq
> Guest: Hamid Habib, British Iraqi
> Guest: Enaas, Iraqi PhD Student at Cardiff University, UK
> Guest: Sadiq Al-Turfi, Iraqi Graduate Student, Manchester City, UK
> Guest: Ilham Kain, Lebanese Muslim, Brighton, UK
> Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman
>

> Thursday, July 10, 2014
Topic: Muslim Immigrants: Harder to Receive U.S. Benefits? / New Wave of Assaults on Gaza
Guest: Jennie Pasquarella, Staff Attorney, ACLU
Host: Salahuddin Khan
Guest: Ali Abunimah, Palestinian American Journalist/Author
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Topic: Putting ISIS into Historical Context
Guest: Fred. M Donner, Professor of Near Eastern History, University of Chicago
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Topic: Healthy Fasting During the Summertime Ramadan
Guest: Yumnah Saifullah, 11-year-old Faster
Guest: Rasmiya Ahmed, Elderly Faster
Guest: Dr. Luma Ghalib, Endocrinologist, Ohio State University
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, July 7, 2014
Topic: How to Prepare for Chicagos Extreme Weather/ Whatd We Miss?
Guest: Jonathon E. Monken, Director, Illinois Emergency Management Agency
Host: Imran Husain
Co-host: Tahera Shireen Rahman
[This show is not yet available. Please check back soon!] Sunday, July 6, 2014
Topic: Sun., July 6: Muslim Voices of Philadelphia
Guest: Zein Nakhoda, Project Director, Muslim Voices of Philadelphia
Guest: Wajeeha Choudhary, Lajna Imaillah (womens auxiliary of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community)
Guest: Mushiyrah Fuller, Masjidullah Masjid
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, July 5, 2014
Topic: Thomas Jefferson's Quran [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Denise Spellberg, Associate Professor of History, University of Texas at Austin / Author, Thomas Jeffersons Quran: Islam and the Founders
Topic: Does America Need A Revolution?
Guest: Sean McElwee, Writer
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, July 4, 2014
Topic: Independence Day Special
Topic: Is Our Right to Privacy Being Undermined?
Guest: Mike Paus, Social media editor/Legislative Committee member, Restore the Fourth Chicago
Topic: Muslim in America
Guest: Ashley Wolford
Guest: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, July 3, 2014
Topic: The Palestinian Experience from A Jewish Perspective / Being Muslim in Hollywood
Guest: Dr. Steven Feldman, Professor of Dermatology, Pathology, and Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University / Author, A Jewish Americans Evolving View of Israel
Guest: Faran Tahir, Actor/Producer
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Topic: Hanafi, Shafi, Hanbali, etc.: What's the Difference in Islamic Methodologies? [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Ustadh Ubaydullah Evans, Instructor, Taleef Collective / Scholar-in-Residence, Inner-City Muslim Action Network (IMAN)
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Topic: How Does Zakat Work?
Guest: Itedal Shalabi, Executive Director, Arab American Family Services (AAFS)
Guest: Quadir Khan, Chairman, Zakat Chicago
Guest: Sh. Kifah Mustapha, Imam, Mosque Foundation Chicago
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, June 30, 2014
Topic: Top Foods to Eat During Ramadan / Whatd We Miss?
Guest: Nour Zibdeh, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist & Founder, Nourition LLC
Host: Imran Husain
Co-host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, June 29, 2014
Topic: Activism & the Arts
Guest: Janice Bond, Director of Arts & Culture, Inner-City Muslim Action Network
Guest: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi, Founder, the Skalalitabs
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, June 28, 2014
Topic: Ramadan: Social, Economic and Political Aspects [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Dr. Sulayman S. Nyang, Professor of African Studies, Howard University
Host: Frederick al-Deen

Friday, June 27, 2014
Topic: Hanafi, Shafi, Hanbali, etc.: What's the Difference in Islamic Methodologies?
Guest: Ustadh Ubaydullah Evans, Instructor, Taleef Collective / Scholar-in-Residence, Inner-City Muslim Action Network (IMAN)
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, June 26, 2014
Topic: The Muslims are Coming!
Guest: Arun Kundnani, Writer / Author, The Muslims are Coming! Islamophobia, Extremism, and the Domestic War on Terror
Host: Salahuddin Khan
[This show is currently unavailable. Please check back soon!]

Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Topic: Ramadan 101 / Top 10 Ways to Prep. for Ramadan
Guest: Omer Mozaffar, Professor of Religion, Literature, History and Film, Chicago-Area Universities
Guest: Karen Danielson, Secretary, CIOGC / MAS PACE & Outreach Director Chicago
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Topic: Top Apps: Ramadan & Beyond
Guest: Abdul Fattah Abu Ghuddah, Tech Guru
Guest: Wasif Huda, Co-Founder, IhsaanFusion
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, June 23, 2014
Topic: FIFA: Outside Stadium Walls
Guest: Maria Luisa Mendoca, Director, Brazil's Network for Social Justice & Human Rights / Professor of International Relations, University of Rio De Janeiro
Topic: What'd We Miss
Host: Imran Husain
Co-Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Sunday, June 22, 2014
Topic: Sacred Union - Marriage / Inspirational Music Mix
Guest: Rufus & Jenny Triplett, Founders, Dawah International, LLC, Marriage Consultants
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, June 21, 2014
Topic: What's On Your Ramadan Bucket List?
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager, SoundVision.com
Guest: Martin Curran, Attorney
Guest: Fetheya Ismael, Recent Graduate, Saint Xavier University
Guest: Imran Ikram, Coordinator of Community Services, Islamic Food & Nutrition Council of America (IFANCA)
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, June 20, 2014
Topic: ISIS Violence in Iraq
Guest: Joe Lombardo, Co-Coordinator, United National Antiwar Coalition (UNAC)
Guest: Sami Rasouli, Founder, Muslim Peacemaker Teams in Iraq
Host: Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, June 19, 2014
Topic: Climate Change, the EPA and the President
Guest: Adil Najam, Dean, The Pardee School of Global Studeis, Boston University
Guest: Amy Ridenour, Chairman, The National Center for Public Policy
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Topic: NSA & TSA: Tax Dollars Well Spent?
Guest: Shahid Buttar, Executive Director, Bill of Rights Defense Committee
Guest: Zaid Jilani, Former Writer for Think Progress, United Republic, and Bold Progressives
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Topic: Summertime Conferences
Guest: Hazel Gomez, Convention-Goer
Guest: Sariya Cheruvallil-Contractor, Postdoctoral Researcher at the Centre for Society, Religion & Belief / Faculty of Education, Health and Sciences at the University of Derby
Guest: Basharat Saleem, Director of Convention, Conferences, & Marketing, Islamic Society of North America (ISNA)
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, June 16, 2014
Topic: What'd We Miss? News Highlights
Guest: Pezhman Tarassoly
Hosts: Tahera Shireen Rahman & Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Sunday, June 15, 2014
Topic: Arts: A Fathers Day Special [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Elder George
Host: Chuck Ruby

Saturday, June 14, 2014
Topic: Lessons Learned from Dad
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager, SoundVision.com
Guest: Imam Matthew Ramadan
Guest: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi
Guest: Ehsan Noor Ur Rahman
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, June 13, 2014
Topic: On the Road to Ground the Drones
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Co-Coordinator, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman
Topic: On the Ground in Afghanistan [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Co-Coordinator, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, June 12, 2014
Topic: Is the War in Afghanistan Really Ending?
Guest: Graham Clumpner, Former Ranger in Afghanistan / Organizer, Iraq Veterans Against the War
Guest: Anand Gopal, Writer/Journalist, No Good Men Among the Living: America, the Taliban, and the War Through Afghan Eyes
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Topic: Would FIFA Suspend Israel?
Guest: Dr. Jonathan Kuttab, Human Rights Lawyer in Israel and Palestine
Topic: Money & Politics in America [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Mansur Gidfar, Communications Director, Represent.Us
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Topic: The Win-Win of Giving
Guest: Donna Demir, Volunteer, Zakat Foundation
Guest: Imam Musa Azam, Chicago
Guest: Chris Abdur-Rahman Blauvelt, Founder, LaunchGood
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, June 9, 2014
Topic: FIFA Fan Picks / Highlights of the Week
Caller: Abdurrahman Darvesh, 21 years old
Caller: Nabiha Quadri, 21 years old
Caller: Pezhman Tarassoly, 23 years old
Hosts: Imran Husain & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, June 8, 2014
Topic: Giving Minorities A Voice
Guest: Saba Chaudhry Barnard, Visual Artist
Guest: Opio Sokoni, President, Poli-Tainment Inc
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakeem

Saturday, June 7, 2014
Topic: History of Gender, Marriage and Family in India
Guest: Prof. Rochona Majumdar, Associate Professor of South Asian Languages and Civilizations, The University of Chicago
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, June 6, 2014
Topic: Whatd We Miss? Highlights of the Week
Guest: Zaeem Zaffar, Midwest Outreach Coordinator, Burma Task Force
Hosts: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, June 5, 2014
Topic: Elections or Parodies? Syria & Egypt
Guest: Prof. Stephen Zunes, Professor of Politics & Coordinator of Middle Eastern Studies, University of San Francisco
Guest: Emad Mekay, Reporter, America in Arabic News Agency
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Topic: Origins of the English Language
Guest: Suzanne Kemmer, Associate Professor of Linguistics, Rice University
Host: Matthew Niemi

Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Topic: Bosnia: Hard-Hit by Nature and How to Help
Guest: Vedad Imamovic, Organizing his own humanitarian trip
Guest: Imam Senad, American Islamic Center
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, June 2, 2014
Topic: American Muslims in the Film Industry
[Rebroadcast] Guest: Ayman Samman, Actor/Comedian, Los Angeles
Guest: Lena Khan, Writer/Director, Los Angeles
Guest: Sayeed Khan, Writer/Executive Producer, Hot Chai Productions, Chicago
Host: Imran Husain

Sunday, June 1, 2014
Topic: Honoring Recent Ancestors: Sam Greenlee & Maya Angelou
Guest: DiscoPoet Khari B.
Guest: Pemon Rami, Director of Educational Services and Public Programs, DuSable Museum
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, May 31, 2014
Topic: The Theology of Food & Feasting
Guest: Ed Foley, Duns Scotus Professor of Spirituality and Professor of Liturgy and Music, Catholic Theological Union
Guest: Rabbi Michael Balinsky, Executive Vice President, Chicago Board of Rabbis
Host: Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, May 30, 2014
Topic: Migrant Workers in the Middle East: Modern-Day Slaves?
Guest: Nicholas McGeehan, Middle East Researcher, Human Rights Watch
Guest: Rima Kalush, Editor & Head Researcher, Migrant-Rights.org
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, May 29, 2014
Topic: #FreeHamidHayat
Guest: Layli Shirani, Attorney, Riordan & Horgan
Guest: Usama Ismail, Cousin of Hamid Hayat
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Topic: Has Bigotry Gone Viral?
Guest: Madihha Ahussain, Staff Attorney, Muslim Advocates / Lead Author, Click Here to End Hate Report
Guest: Nadia Tonova, Director, Take on Hate
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Topic: #DPU Divests Followup / Summertime Plans: Ideas from Our Listeners
Guest: Hanna Alshaikh, Treasurer, Students for Justice in Palestine- DePaul Chapter
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager, Sound Vision
Guest: Bilal Zahoor, Highschool Graduate
Guest: Bisma Mirza, Student, Benedictine University
Guest: Maryem Tangoren, Mother
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, May 26, 2014
Topic: Honoring Our Vets [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Abdul Rashid Abdullah, Deputy Executive Director of the American Muslim Armed Forces and Veteran Affairs Council
Guest: Anthony Vaughn, Supervisor, Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs
Host: Janaan Hashim

Sunday, May 25, 2014
Topic: Legality in the Arts/ An Interview with the Narcicyst
Guest: Marci Rolnik, Legal Director, Lawyers for the Creative Arts
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim
Guest: Yassin "The Narcicyst" Alsalman, Arab Musician/ Actor/ Multimedia Artist
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Saturday, May 24, 2014
Topic: Cancer Survivors on Faith & Family
Guest: Ambreen Maan
Guest: Mehmooda Ahmed
Guest: Syed Zaheer Hassan
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, May 23, 2014
Topic: Highlights of the Week with Imran & Shireen
Hosts: Imran Husain & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, May 22, 2014
Topic: #DePaulDivests/ Are Legal Rights Improving for Muslim Americans?
Guest: Hanna Alshaikh, Treasurer, Students for Justice in Palestine- DePaul Chapter
Guest: Khalil Meek, Executive Director, Muslim Legal Fund of America
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Topic: Muslim Americas Youth: An Identity Crisis?
Guest: Edina Lekovic, Director of Policy & Programming, Muslim Public Affairs Council
Guest: Nour Zein, Youth Development Fellow, CAIR-Chicago
Guest: Ammaar Mirza, Assistant Director of Outreach, Straightway Ethical Advisory
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Topic: Boko Haram: No Justification
Guest: Mustapha Oluwa, Nigerian Islamic Association
Guest: Imam Ousman Drame, Imam, Masjid Al Farooq
Guest: Michael Kortlander, Coordinator, #BringBackOurGirls Social Media Campaign, U.S
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, May 19, 2014
Topic: The Rise of Fascism in India
Guest: John Dayal, Indian Journalist/ Author/ Occasional Documentary Filmmaker/ Educationist/ Human Rights and Peace Activist
Guest: Prof. Robert A. Kahn, Associate Professor, School of Law, University of St. Thomas
Host: Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, May 18, 2014
Topic: Empowering Women and Youth
Guest: Samina Ali, Curator, "Muslima: Muslim Womens Art & Voices," International Museum of Women
Guest: Kendria K-Love Harris, L.Y.R.I.C Organization
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, May 17, 2014
Topic: A Pioneer Educator of the American Muslim Community
Guest: A.S. Hashim, MD
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, May 16, 2014
Topic: Relief in Afghanistan
Guest: Hamayoun Jamali, Development Coordinator, Northwest Office, Islamic Relief USA
Guest: Connie Duckworth, Founder/ CEO, Arzu Studio Hope
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, May 15, 2014
Topic: How Hate is Dealt with in America and Europe
Guest: Prof. Robert A. Kahn, Associate Professor, School of Law, University of St. Thomas
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Topic: The Stress of Being an Imam / The State of Islamic Spiritual Infrastructure in the West
Guest: Sh. Rizwan Ali, Director of Religious Education, Islamic Center of Naperville
Guest: Hooman Keshavarzi, Director/Therapist, Khalil Center
Host: Maurice Mukhtar

Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Topic: Human Rights & Humanitarian Aid in Bangladesh
Guest: John Sifton, Asia Advocacy Director, Human Rights Watch
Guest: Tasmiha Khan, Founder & CIO, Brighter Dawns
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Monday, May 12, 2014
Topic: Muslims or Non-Muslims: Who Has Done More to Publicize Islam in America?
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, Executive Director, CAIR-Chicago
Host: Imran Husain
Topic: News Highlights
Hosts: Imran Husain & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, May 11, 2014
Topic: Chicago Happenings / Mother's Day Music Mix
Guest: Corrina Lesser, Associate Director of Programming & Education, Chicago Humanities Festival
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, May 10, 2014
Topic: A Tribute to Mom
Guest: Janaan Hashim, Host, Radio Islam
Guest: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi, Host, Radio Islam
Guest: Salahuddin Khan, Host, Radio Islam
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, May 9, 2014
Topic: Is America Islamophobic?
Guest: Louise Cainkar, Associate Professor, Dept. of Social and Cultural Sciences, Marquette University
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, May 8, 2014
Topic: Commemorating the Nakba
Guest: Prof. Ghada Talhami, Emeritus Professor, Department of Politics, Lake Forest College
Guest: Nida Sahouri, Vice Chair, American Muslims for Palestine, Chicago Chapter
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Topic: Ihsan: Spiritual Excellence / Mothers in Islam
Guest: Tahir Abdullah, Assistant Director of Spiritual Life & Advisor for Muslim Affairs, University of Chicago
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Topic: E-Cigarettes vs. Conventional Cigarettes
Guest: Lauren Dutra, Center for Tobacco Control Research & Education
Guest: Sheikh Kifah Mustapha, Imam, Mosque Foundation
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Monday, May 5, 2014
Topic: Burma Updates: Humanitarian Aid & Legislative Action
Guest: Dr. Wakar Uddin, Chairman, The Burmese Rohingya Association of North America
Guest: Adem Caroll, Member, Burma Task Force, New York Chapter
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, May 4, 2014
Topic: Continuing the Legacy
Guest: Yahdna Yisrael, Poet/ Playwright/ Producer/ Activist
Guest: Egbuna Obi Jr., Founding Member, Pan African Collective for Advocacy and Action
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, May 3, 2014
Topic: Girls in Danger: Child Brides and Acid Attacks
Guest: Carol Boender, Project Director, Tipping Point, CARE USA
Guest: Suneet Shukla, Campaigner, Stop Acid Attacks
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, May 2, 2014
Topic: Unionizing College Football / News Highlights
Guest: Alex Putterman, Sports Editor, The Daily Northwestern
Hosts: Imran Husain & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, May 1, 2014
Topic: The Crisis in the Central African Republic: Notes from the Ground
Guest: Maurice Mukhtar, President & CEO, Mukhtar Enterprises Inc., Recently returned from a trip to the Central African Republic
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Topic: Muslim Reformers in Iraq and Turkey
Guest: Gunes Murat Tezcur, Associate Professor
Political Science, International Studies, Peace Studies, Islamic World Studies, Loyola University Chicago
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Topic: Chicagos Happy Muslims
Guest: Rayyan Najeeb, Director/Producer of Music Video, Pharrell- Happy Chicago Muslims!
Guest: Yomna Elsiddig, Participant in Music Video, Pharrell- Happy Chicago Muslims!
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, April 28, 2014
Topic: Controversy in Indias Elections
Guest: Dr. John Dayal, Indian Journalist/ Author/ Occasional Documentary Filmmaker/ Educationist/ Human Rights and Peace Activist
Host: Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, April 27, 2014
Topic: Headwrap Expo / National Poetry Month
Guest: Zarinah El-Amin Naeem, Founder, The Headwrap Expo & Fashion Show
Guest: Don Share, Editor, Poetry Magazine
Host: Tasleem Jamila El-Hakim

Saturday, April 26, 2014
Topic: Children of the World: How Can We Help Refugee Children?
Guest: Lina Segie Attar, President, Karam Foundation
Guest: Alexandra Fung, Teaching Fellow at the Civitas ChildLaw Clinic, Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Guest: Katherine Kaufka Watts, Director, Center for the Human Rights of Children, Loyola University Chicago
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, April 25, 2014
Topic: How Do We Define Todays Star Muslim Scholars? / News Highlights
Guest: John (Yahya) Ederer, Imam, Muslim American Society, South Florida
Host: Imran Husain
Topic: News Highlights of the Week
Hosts: Imran Husain & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, April 24, 2014
Topic: The Palestinian Narrative Comes to Chicago
Guest: Khaled Taha, Co-founder, Chicago Palestine Film Festival
Guest: Susan Koscis, Under the Same Sun
Guest: Tim Schwab, Director, Cinema Palestine
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Topic: Do You Believe in Climate Change?
Guest: Janet Redman, Director of the Climate Policy Program, Institute for Policy Studies
Topic: How is Crime Portrayed in the Media?
Guest: Dr. Scott Bonn, Professor of Criminology, Drew University
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Topic: Improving Alzheimers Cost & Care
Guest: Nancy Rainwater, Vice President of Communications, Alzheimers Association
Guest: Dr. Malaz Boustani, Associate professor at the Center for Aging Research, Indiana University
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, April 21, 2014
Topic: Tales from Syria: Qusai Zakaryas Survival Story
Guest: Qusai Zakarya, Syrian, Former Spokesman for Syrian Town of Moadamiya
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, April 20, 2014
Topic: Women Beyond Boundaries
Guest: Dr. Jamillah Karim, Assistant Professor of Religion, Spelman College / Blogger, Race + Gender + Faith
Guest: Mariam Sobh, News Anchor/ Host/ Reporter/ Producer, WBEZ 91.5 FM Chicago & Founder, Hijabtrendz.com
Host: Tasleem Jameela El-Hakim

Saturday, April 19, 2014
Topic: The Middle Way in Islam & Buddhism
Guest: Reza Shah-Kazemi, Insitute of Ismaili Studies / Author, Common Ground Between Islam and Buddhism
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Friday, April 18, 2014
Topic: The Rise of Right Wing Militias
Guest: Devin Burghart, Vice President, Institute for Research and Education on Human Rights
Host: Imran Husain
Topic: News Highlights
Hosts: Imran Husain & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, April 17, 2014
Topic: The Challenges and Politics of Refugees
Guest: Grace Swanson, Student, Loyola University Chicago, Conducted research in Jordan on challenges Syrian women face as refugees
Guest: Nabeel Khoury, Senior Fellow of Middle East And National Security, Chicago Council on Global Affairs
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Topic: Money and Politics in America
Guest: Mansur Gidfar, Communications Director, Represent.Us
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Topic: Is Hate Still A Part of Our Daily Lives?
Guest: Dr. Ossama Mohamed Bahloul, Sheikh, Islamic Center of Murfreesboro
Guest: Sheikh Nazir Chahin, Imam, Orland Park Prayer Center
Guest: Molly Horan, Senior Communications Associate, Council for a Parliament of the World's Religions
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, April 14, 2014
Topic: Strip-Searches, Slave Wages & Socialism [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Ashley Smith, Editor, International Socialist Review (ISR); Organizer, International Socialist Organization
Host: Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, April 13, 2014
Topic: Media with Meaning
Guest: Mohammed Big Mo Alkhadher, HipHop Artist
Guest: Atif Mahmud, Producer, UnMosqued Documentary
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Saturday, April 12, 2014
Topic: Thomas Jeffersons Quran
Guest: Denise Spellberg, Associate Professor of History, University of Texas at Austin / Author, Thomas Jeffersons Quran: Islam and the Founders
Topic: Does America Need A Revolution?
Guest: Sean McElwee, Writer
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, April 11, 2014
Topic: The Psychology of Selfies
Guest: Dr. Eleazar Eusebio, Assistant Professor, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Host: Imran Husain
Topic: News Highlights
Hosts: Imran Husain & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, April 10, 2014
Topic: Islam 101: Business Ethics
Guest: Mohamad Nasir, General Manager, Allied Asset Advisors
Guest: Amjad Quadri, VP, Community Relations & Islamic Finance Training, Guidance Residential
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Topic: Iraq War Anniversary [REBROADCAST]
Guest: Ann Wright, US Army/Army Reserves Veteran who retired as a Colonel and a Former U.S. Diplomat who resigned in March 2003 in Opposition to the War in Iraq
Guest: John Laesch, Military Veteran, Served as Intelligence Analyst in the Middle East, 2008 Candidate for 14th Congressional District in Illinois
Host: Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Topic: Weird News of the Week
Hosts: Janaan Hashim & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Monday, April 7, 2014
Topic: FBI Agent turned ACLU Advocate: Can Privacy and Security Both be Achieved?
Guest: Michael German, Senior Policy Counsel, American Civil Liberties Union
Guest: Kathryn Callaghan, Restore the Fourth Chicago
Host: Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, April 6, 2014
Topic: Classic Poetry, Contemporary Twist
Guest: Shadab Zeest Hashmi, Pakistani-American Poet
Host: Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid
Guest: Mo Sabri, Hip-Hop Nasheed Artist
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Saturday, April 5, 2014
Topic: Embracing Islam in Youth: A Heart-to-Heart Discussion [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Abdul-Malik Ryan, Muslim Chaplain at DePaul University
Guest: Saadia Gaziuddin, Interfaith Coordinator for Loyola University Chicago's Muslim Students Association
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, April 4, 2014
Topic: To be or not to be? Involvement in the Muslim American Community / News Highlights
Guest: K. Rizwan Kadir, Senior Management Consultant / Treasurer, Islamic Schools League of America
Host: Imran Husain
Topic: News Highlights

Thursday, April 3, 2014
Topic: Egypt: Death Sentences and Elections
Guest: Prof. M. Cherif Bassiouni, Emeritus Distinguished Research Professor of Law, DePaul University
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Topic: The Concept of Atonement and Salvation in Islam
Guest: Mohammad Hassan Khalil, Professor of Religion, Michigan State University
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Topic: History of April Fools Day
Guest: Joseph Boskin, Professor Emeritus of History, Boston University
Topic: Hummus News Roundup
Guest: Baba, Co-founder/Editor, The Hummus News
Guest: Jiddo, Co-founder/Editor, The Hummus News
Guest: Kamal, Co-founder/Editor, The Hummus News
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Monday, March 31, 2014
Topic: Technology in the Hands of Children
Guest: Cris Rowan, Pediatric Occupational Therapist / CEO, Zonein Programs Inc.
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi
Topic: Interfaith Cooperation in the Central African Republic
Guest: Imam Oumar Layama, President, Central African Republic Muslim Community
Guest: Dieudonne Nzapalainga, Archbishop of Bangui
Guest: Djeneba Diakite, Justice for All
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, March 30, 2014
Topic: Syrian American Voices on the War
Guest: Lema Safadi, College Student/ Syrian Activist, Benedictine University
Guest: Noor Hamadeh, Recent Alumna, Loyola University Chicago
Guest: Abdullah Shahin, Chairman, Syrian Expatriates Organization
Guest: Linda Mahairi Hamadeh, High School Teacher, Universal School
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Saturday, March 29, 2014
Topic: Fasting in Faith
Guest: Ed Foley, Duns Scotus Professor of Spirituality and Professor of Liturgy and Music, Catholic Theological Union
Guest: Rabbi Michael Balinsky, Executive Vice President, Chicago Board of Rabbis
Host: Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, March 28, 2014
Topic: What is Ska Music?
Guest: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi, Ska Musician
Topic: News Highlights
Hosts: Tahera Shireen Rahman & Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, March 27, 2014
Topic: Politics, Economics, Religion and Unrest / Obamacare Answered
Guest: Holly Shissler, Associate Professor of Middle Eastern History, University of Chicago
Guest: Fatema Mirza, Board Member, Compassionate Care Network / Consultant, Worry Free Health
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Topic: Islam 101: Covering the Basics
Guest: Tahir Abdullah, Assistant Director of Spiritual Life & Advisor for Muslim Affairs, University of Chicago
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Topic: Amazing Women Making Amazing Societal Impact
Guest: Patricia Scherer, President and Founder, International Center of Deafness and the Arts
Guest: Gihad Ali, Youth Organizing Program Coordinator, Arab American Action Network
Guest: Noorain Khan, Attorney, NYC
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, March 24, 2014
Topic: The Battle for Justice in Palestine
Guest: Nasser Abufarha, Founder, Palestine Fair Trade Association and Canaan Fair Trade company
Guest: Ali Abunimah, Palestinian-American journalist/ Author, The Battle for Justice in Palestine
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, March 23, 2014
Topic: Women's History Month Series- Portraits of American Muslim Women
Guest: Zaineb Abdul-Nabi, University of Michigan Student/ Winner of Team Oscar Competition
Guest: Asma Khan, Vice President of Operations for Crescent Foods
Guest: Laura Bowers, 22, Converted Muslim
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Saturday, March 22, 2014
Topic: Mipsterz: 'Somewhere in America,' There's a Much-Needed Discussion [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Abbas Rattani, Co-Creator, "Somewhere in America" Mipsterz Video
Guest: Habib Yazdi, Co-Creator, "Somewhere in America" Mipsterz Video
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, March 21, 2014
Topic: Meet Mo Khan
Guest: Mo Khan, Democratic candidate for State Representative, Illinois, 20th House District
Topic: News Highlights
Hosts: Imran Husain & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, March 20, 2014
Topic: Exploring Saudi Arabia's Cultural and Political Reach
Guest: Prof. Khalil Marrar, Political Science, Governors State University
Guest: Ainee Fatima, Spoken Word Artist / Social Activist / Blogger
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Topic: Who are the Crimean Tatars?
Guest: Prof. Oxana Shevel, Political Science, Tufts University
Topic: Illinois Primary Results
Guest: Mick Dumke, Reporter, Chicago Reader
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Topic: The Importance of Understanding Jihad
Guest: Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid, President, Sound Vision Foundation / Executive Producer, Radio Islam
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Monday, March 17, 2014
Topic: How Muslim Brothers Can Talk about "Women in Islam"
Guest: Rabia Chaudry, Attorney / Writer / President, Safe Nation Collaborative
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager, SoundVision.com
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, March 16, 2014
Topic: World Music Variety Show [Rebroadcast]
Host: Tasleem Jamila

Saturday, March 15, 2014
Topic: Reflecting Back & Looking Forward- 10 Years of Radio Islam
Guest: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Hosts: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, March 14, 2014
Topic: The GOPs Position for Illinois Elections
Guest: Rick Pearson, Reporter, Chicago Tribune
Host: Imran Husain
Topic: News Highlights
Hosts: Imran Husain & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, March 13, 2014
Topic: Why is Media Critical for Muslims?
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, Executive Director, CAIR-Chicago
Guest: Rummana Hussain, Criminal Courts Reporter, Chicago Sun-Times
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Topic: Connecting the Dots: Where do We Draw the Line with Conspiracy Theories?
Guest: Greg Palast, Award-Winning Author / Investigative Journalist
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Topic: Islam 101- Preserving the Planet the Islamic Way
Guest: Inamul Haqq, Program Coordinator of Niebuhr Center for Faith & Action, Elmhurst College
Guest: Tesneem Alkiek, Founding Co-Chair, Green Muslims, University of Michigan Muslim Students Association
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, March 10, 2014
Topic: Muslim Ethnic Cleansing in the Central African Republic
Guest: Alie Kabba, Executive Director, United African Organization
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, March 9, 2014
Topic: On Love and Revolution
Guest: Nura Maznavi, Co-Editor, Salaam, Love
Guest: Leila Ahmed, Author, A Quiet Revolution
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Saturday, March 8, 2014
Topic: March 8: Human Rights in Burma
Guest: Matthew Smith, Executive Director, Fortify Rights
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, March 7, 2014
Topic: The State of Education in Illinois
Guest: Noreen Ahmed-Ullah, Reporter, Chicago Tribune
Host: Imran Husain
Topic: News Highlights
Hosts: Imran Husain & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, March 6, 2014
Topic: Is Spying on Muslims Legal?
Guest: Arjun Sethi, Attorney/Social Justice Commentator
Guest: Ryan Mahoney, Board President, CAIR-New York
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Topic: Whats to be Done about Ukraines Crisis?
Guest: John Quigley, Professor emeritus of international law at Ohio State University
Topic: The Intersection of Islam and Medicine
Guest: Dr. Aasim Padela, Director, Initiative on Islam and Medicine, University of Chicago
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Topic: Understanding Palestine From the Field
Guest: Shelley Donaldson, Masters student, McCormick Theological Seminary in Interfaith Dialogue
Guest: Ed Kucarek, Director, "Partners for Peace" Documentary
Guest: Nick Angotti, Executive Director, Transcendence Global Media, NFP Co-Founder and Executive Director, Peace On Earth Film Festival
Guest: Diane Adkin, US Outreach Coordinator, Canaan Fair Trade
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, March 3, 2014
Topic: Should Islamic Studies Include Culture and Heritage?
Guest: Firas Al Khateeb, Historian/ Creator, Lost Islamic History Website
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, March 2, 2014
Topic: Untold Stories- A Conversation with Documentary Filmmaker Greg Barker
Guest: Greg Barker, Former War Correspondent-Turned Filmmaker
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Saturday, March 1, 2014
Topic: How do we Encourage Modesty Among Young Muslims?
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager, Sound Vision Foundation
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, February 28, 2014
Topic: A Tribute to Harold Ramis
Guest: Ayman Samman, Actor/Comedian
Guest: Ray Hanania, Journalist/Comedian
Host: Imran Husain
Topic: News Highlights
Hosts: Imran Husain & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, February 27, 2014
Topic: Libya- Between Chaos and Control
Guest: Prof. Horace Campbell, African American Studies and Political Science, Syracuse University / Author, Global Nato and the Catastrophic Failure in Libya
Guest: Mickey Grant, Documentary Filmmaker, Burning Green
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Topic: Why don't Americans Care about Palestine? (Israeli Apartheid Week)
Guest: Peter Miller, President, Americans United for Palestinian Human Rights / Co-chair, US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation
Guest: Ayman Abu-Nimer, Students for Justice in Palestine, American University
Guest: Alex Rothfelder, Students for Justice in Palestine, Clark University
Guest: Peter Lippman, Palestine Solidarity Committee- Seattle/ Seattle Mideast Awareness Campaign
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Topic: Kids and Foster Care- An Unsolved Dilemma and A Creative Solution
Guest: Ashley Wolford, Grew up in Chicagos Foster Care System
Guest: Dr. Derenda Schubert, Executive Director, Bridge Meadows Housing Community
Guest: Kathy Ledesma, National Project Director, AdoptUSKids
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, February 24, 2014
Topic: Egypt- Democracy at the Militarys Mercy
Guest: M. Cherif Bassiouni, Emeritus Distinguished Research Professor of Law, DePaul University
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, February 23, 2014
Topic: Todays Inspiring YouthSharing Islam through Entertainment
Guest: Adam Saleh, Actor/Comedian, True Story ASA
Guest: Sheikh Akbar, Actor/Comedian, True Story ASA
Guest: Malik Hassan, Islamic Singer & Recording/Performing Artist
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman
**Producer's note: The host refers to a guest as Sheikh Hasan. The correct name is Sheikh Akbar. Radio Islam regrets this error.

Saturday, February 22, 2014
Topic: "I Found Islam in Prison"
Guest: Br. Ameer Tate, IMAN leader, Green ReEntry Project
Guest: Mustafa Davis, Director, Prison Blues Documentary
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, February 21, 2014
Topic: Profile of A Serial Killer
Guest: Dr. Katherine Ramsland, Professor of Forensic Psychology, DeSales University/ Author of 48 books
Host: Imran Husain
Topic: News Highlights
Hosts: Imran Husain, Jeff Frizzle & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, February 20, 2014
Topic: Captive in Syria: A Journalist's Experience
Guest: Jonathan Alpeyrie, Photojournalist, Abducted in Syria for 81 Days
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Topic: Black History Month Series- Preserving the History
Guest: Prof. Kim Searcy, Associate Professor, African Studies & Islamic Studies, Loyola University Chicago
Guest: Nikia Marie Bilal, African American Muslim
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Topic: Black History Month Series- Amazing Black Thinkers
Guest: Imam Matthew Ramadan, Deputy Executive Director, Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago
Guest: Callers
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, February 17, 2014
Topic: Citizens Against Drone Strikes
Guest: Medea Benjamin, Cofounder, CODEPINK and Global Exchange
Guest: Toby Blome, Organizer, CODEPINK San Francisco Chapter
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, February 16, 2014
Topic: Hip Hop's Muslim Poets
Guest: Omar Offendum, Syrian American HipHop Artist
Guest: Khaled M., Libyan American HipHop Artist
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Saturday, February 15, 2014
Topic: Struggling for SpaceFemale Voices in the Masjid
Guest: Asma Uddin, Founder & Editor-in-Chief, altmuslimah.com
Guest: Hind Makki, Community Leader / Curator, SideEntrance.tumblr.com
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, February 14, 2014
Topic: Islamic Banking & FinanceHow Does it Work?
Topic: Islamic Banking & FinanceHow Does it Work?
Guest: Dr. Ozgur Arslan-Ayaydin, Professer, University of Illinois at Chicago
Guest: Aijaz Hussain, Vice President of National Sales, University Islamic Financial (UIF)
Topic: A Valentine's Day History
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, February 13, 2014
Topic: Love & Marriage in Islam
Guest: Syed Sulayman Ali, Dean of Religion Department, Bait Ul Ilm Academy
Guest: Arif Khan, Founder, Nikkah Explorer
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Topic: The Development of Muslim Communities in America
Guest: Prof. Seema Imam, National-Louis University
Guest: Aymen Abdel Halim, Communications Director, Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago
Guest: Sheikh Taha Tawil, The Mother Mosque of America, Iowa
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Black History Month Series--African Americans and the Prison System
Guest: John Maki, Executive Director, John Howard Association of Illinois (JHA)
Guest: Charles Farmer, IMAN Leader, Green ReEntry Project / Formerly Incarcerated
Guest:Naomi Milstein, Executive Director, Chicago Freedom School
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, February 10, 2014
Topic: Is Gandhi Thriving More in India or America?
Guest: Arunji Gandhi, Speaker/ Author/ Activist, Grandson of Mahatma Gandhi
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, February 9, 2014
Topic: Sunday Night Arts & Culture Combating Stereotypes through Multimedia
Guest: Sabina Khan-Ibarra, Founder, Muslimah Montage Website
Guest: Ridwan Adhami, Founder, RidzDesign
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Saturday, February 8, 2014
Topic: Are Muslims in Canada Thriving?
Guest: Taha Ghayyur, CEO, Word Matters/Development Manager, Sound Vision Canada
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, February 7, 2014
Topic: Is Involving Your Kids in Football Safe?
Guest: Dr. Neil Patel, Traumatic Brain Injury Fellow, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Guest: Rhys Williams, Chair, Loyola University Chicagos department of Sociology Host: Imran Husain
Topic: News/Sports highlights
Hosts: Imran Husain & Jeff Frizzle

Thursday, February 6, 2014
Topic: The Palestinian StruggleAt Home and Abroad
Guest: Ramah Kudaimi, Membership and Outreach Coordinator, US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation
Guest: Hatem Abudayyeh, Executive Director of the Arab American Action Network
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Topic: How do Grads of Islamic Schools Fare in A College Atmosphere?
Guest: Tammie Ismael, Principal, AQSA School
Guest: Sohad Murrar, PhD Student, University of Chicago/ Alumna, Universal School
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Topic: Black History Month Series--The Future of the African American
Guest: Kevin L. Peterman, Executive Vice-President, College of Arts & Sciences Student Council, Howard University
Guest: Bilaal (Anthony) Evans, Public Safety Coordinator, Inner-City Muslim Action Network
Guest: Ayesha Mustafaa, Editor, The Mississippi Link
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, February 3, 2014
Topic: Syria in Crisis
Guest: Dr. Zaher Sahloul, President, Syrian American Medical Society
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, February 2, 2014
Topic: Top 10 Oscar-Nominated Movies You Should Watch
Guest: Omer Mozaffar, Film Critic, RogerEbert.com
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Saturday, February 1, 2014
Topic: Challenges Facing Muslim Women on Campus
Guest: Nadiah Mohajir, Co-Founder & Executive Director, HEART Women & Girls
Guest: Nashiha Alam, Loyola University Chicago
Guest: Imtisal Khokhar, Northwestern University
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, January 31, 2014
Topic: Ghosts, Spirits and the Supernatural--Between Science and Religion
Guest: Dr. Christopher French, Professor, Psychology / Coordinator, Anomalistic Psychology Research Unit, Goldsmiths, University of London
Guest: Sheikh Kifah Mustapha, Imam and Associate Director, Mosque Foundation Host: Imran Husain

Thursday, January 30, 2014
Topic: The Future of Afghanistan & PakistanChaos Vs. Control
Guest: Dr. Adil Najam, Professor of International Relations at Boston University
Guest: Mariam Atash , attorney, social entrepreneur and journalist who is a member of the US-Afghan Womens Council
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Topic: 10 Cultural Influences on the West
Guest: Imran Ikram, Masters in Divinity, University of Chicago
Topic: Reactions to the State of the Union Address
Guest: Carlos Arango, Executive Director, Casa Aztlan
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Topic: On the Ground in Afghanistan
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Co-Coordinator, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, January 27, 2014
Topic: A Conversation About India, Faith & Interfaith
Guest: Kareem Irfan, Past President, Council of Religious Leaders of Metropolitan Chicago/ Community Leader
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, January 26, 2014
Topic: Challenges Facing Jewish Students on Campus
Guest: Rabbi Michael Balinsky, Executive Vice President, Chicago Board of Rabbis/ Former Hillel Director for 22 years
Guest: Guest: Jonathan Kamel, Student, Northwestern University
Guest: Ava Ginsburg, Student, Columbia College Chicago
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Saturday, January 25, 2014
Topic: Living In Burma
Guest: "Mike," Burmese American
Guest: "Ahmed," Burmese American
Guest: Sarah Murad, Office Manager and Volunteer Coordinator, Burma Task Force
Guest: Urooj Shuaib, Human Rights Intern, Burma Task Force
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, January 24, 2014
Topic: How Do Young, American Muslims Feel about the State of Unity in Islam?/News Highlights
Guest: Nadia Ahmed, 22 Years Old
Guest: Zaeem Zaffer, 24 Years Old
Guest: Noha Mohammed, 22 Years Old
Host: Imran Husain
Topic: News Highlights of the Week
Hosts: Imran Husain & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, January 23, 2014
Topic: Exploring the Intricacies of Iran--Syrian, American, and Middle Eastern Relations
Guest: Muhammad Sahimi, Professor, University of Southern California Los Angeles/ Editor and Publisher, Iran News and Middle East Reports Website
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Topic: Is 'Family Time' a Thing of the Past?
Guest: Judith Bootcheck, Sociology Professor, DePaul University
Guest: Rev. Paul Rutgers, Executive Director, Council of Religious Leaders of Metropolitan Chicago
Guest: Sh. Rizwan Ali, Director of Religious Education, Islamic Center of Naperville
Host: Matthew Abdul Haqq Niemi

Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Topic: Expressions Through Art
Guest: Aamina Aslam, Pianist/Classical Musician
Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Weird News Highlights
Hosts: Janaan Hashim & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Monday, January 20, 2014
Topic: How Racism Affects Poverty
Guest: Professor Jill Quadagno, Florida State University/ Author, "The Color of Welfare: How Racism Undermined The War On Poverty"
Guest: Rosazlia Grillier, Co-Chair, Parents Organized to Win, Educate and Renew - Policy Action Council (POWER-PAC)
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, January 19, 2014
Topic: What Does it Take to be A Successful Journalist?-A Muslim Woman's Perspective
Guest: Malika Bilal, Co-host, "The Stream" on Al Jazeera English
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Saturday, January 18, 2014
Topic: The Rise of the Aam Aadmi (Common Man) Party in India
Guest: Shalini Gupta, Global Support Group Coordinator
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, January 17, 2014
Topic: How Muslims Live and Remember the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)
Guest: Imam Abdul Malik Mujahid, Founding President, Sound Vision Foundation
Host: Matthew Abdul Haqq Niemi

Thursday, January 16, 2014
Topic: Latino Muslims- Challenges and Achievements of a Growing Community
Guest: Alma Campos, Co-Founder & President, Latino Muslims of Chicago
Guest: Vilma Lopes, Co-Founder & Vice President, Latino Muslims of Chicago
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Topic: Meet the Producer
Guest: Tahera Shireen Rahman
Topic: An Interview with the Co-Director of "These Birds Walk"
Guest: Bassam Tariq, Co-Director, "These Birds Walk" Documentary
Hosts: Matthew Abdul Haqq Niemi & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Topic: Poverty In America Awareness Month: The 50 Year War on Poverty
Guest: Sumaiyyah Rashaud, Mother from Gary, IN.
Guest: Michael Cobb, Executive Director, Hesed House
Guest: Rev. Debbie Harrington, Food Ministry Coordinator, Hesed House
Guest: Sasha Abramsky, Writer, The Nation/ Author, "The American Way of Life: How the Other Half Still Lives"
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, January 13, 2014
Topic: Immigrant Rights in America
Guest: Jorge Mujica, Immigration & Labor Activist, Arise Chicago Worker Center
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, January 12, 2014
Topic: Sunday Night Arts & Culture: Muslim Bloggers of the Future--TeaPromise
Guest: Athkar Hussein, Creator/Writer, TeaPromise Blog
Guest: Isra Hammad, Creator/Writer, TeaPromise Blog
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Saturday, January 11, 2014
Topic: Refuting Islamophobe Comments
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager, Sound Vision
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, January 10, 2014
Topic: Bollywood Fever--What's the Hype, and How are Muslims Portrayed?
Guest: Malik Surbhi, Visiting Assistant Professor of Asian American Studies, University of Illinois at Chicago
Guest: Karl Kalra, Owner, Live 2 U Cncert & Movie Promotion Company
Host: Imran Husain
Topic: News Highlights of the Week
Hosts: Imran Husain & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, January 9, 2014
Topic: Overcoming stereotypes in the Christian & Muslim Worlds
Guest: Paul Knitter, Professor of Theology, World Religions and Culture, Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, January 8, 2014
Topic: "From Postmodernism to Postsecularism: Re-emerging Islamic Civilization"
Guest: Eric Walberg, Author/ Journalist
Host: Matthew Niemi

Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Topic: Tomorrow's Writers Making an Impression Today
Guest: Malak Afaneh, Freshman at Lane Technical High School/ Author, "Fabric of Hope"
Guest: Fatimah Waseem, Junior at University of Maryland/ Editor-in-Chief, MuslimYouthMusings.com
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, January 6, 2014
Topic: Discussing the Interfaith Movement
Guest: Dr. Kusumita Pedersen, Professor of Religious Studies, St. Francis College, New York/ Co-Chair, Interfaith Center of New York
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, January 5, 2014
Topic: Why Congress is Worried about Burma
Guest: "Aasiya," Burmese Human Rights Activist
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Saturday, January 4, 2014
Topic: A 101 About American Indians and the first nations
Guest: Lewis Cardinal, Communicator and Educator/ Founder and Co-Chair of the Indigenous Peoples Art and Culture Coalition/ Executive Vice-President of the Aboriginal Voices Radio Network
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, January 3, 2014
Topic: Five Things Muslims Can do for America in 2014
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Writer/Columnist, Chicago Crescent; Content Manager, SoundVision
Guest: Taha Ghayyur, CEO, Word Matters/Development Manager, Sound Vision Canada
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, January 2, 2014
Topic: Do Religious Communities Need a Change in 'Mental'-ity?
Guest: Dr. Farha Abbasi, Clinical Assistant Professor, Michigan State University/ Managing Editor, Journal of Muslim Mental Health
Guest: Rabbi Michael Balinsky, Executive Vice President, Chicago Board of Rabbis/ President, Council of Religious Leaders of Metropolitan Chicago
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Topic: Obama's Report Card for the Year 2013
Guest: Bob Cesca, Columnist/Political Commentator, The Daily Banter
Host: Matthew Niemi

Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Topic: The New Year and the American Muslim
Guest: Abdurrahman Darvesh, Atlanta
Guest: Kinza Khan, Chicago
Guest: Imad & Samah, Detroit
Guest: Meryam Tangoren, NYC
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, December 30, 2013
Topic: A Review of Hate & Love in 2013
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, Executive Director, CAIR-Chicago
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Producer's Note: Unfortunately, due to factors beyond Radio Islam's control, signal interruption caused several gaps in our audio. We sincerely apologize for this inconvenience.

Sunday, December 29, 2013
Topic: Muslims Encountering Jesus [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Matthew Niemi, Administrative Assistant, Justice for All/Host, Radio Islam
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Saturday, December 28, 2013
Topic: Revolutionizing the World [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Charles Barron, New York City Councilman, Former Black Panther
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Friday, December 27, 2013
Topic: New Year, New Chicago
Guest: Rummana Hussain, Reporter/Editor/Columnist, Chicago Sun-Times
Host: Imran Husain
Topic: News Highlights of the Week
Hosts: Imran Husain & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, December 26, 2013
Topic: Lost Islamic History
Guest: Firas Al Khateeb, Founder/Author, Lost Islamic History Website
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Wednesday, December 25, 2013
Topic: Muslims Encountering Jesus
Guest: Matthew Niemi, Administrative Assistant, Justice for All/Host, Radio Islam
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Tuesday, December 24, 2013
Topic: The Cold and The Homeless
Guest: James V. LoBianco, Executive Director, Streetwise, Inc.
Guest: Urooj Shuaib, UIC Student/ Volunteer, Chicago Coalition for the Homeless
Guest: Imam Ousman Drame, Masjid Al-Farooq, South Side of Chicago
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, December 23, 2013
Topic: Our Flailing American Democracy
Guest: Thomas Lemberg, Author, "Difficult Times: A Fresh Look at Democracy in America"
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, December 22, 2013
Topic: Arts and Culture [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Sultan Sharrief, Filmmaker, Director, Writer
Guest: N.E.S. aka Jamiel Jackson, Chicago Hip Hop Artist
Guest: Jonathan St. Clair aka Super InLight, Choreographer, Instructor, Acrobat
Host: Tasleem Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, December 21, 2013
Topic: Strip-Searches, Slave Wages & Socialism
Guest: Ashley Smith, Editor, International Socialist Review (ISR); Organizer, International Socialist Organization
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, December 20, 2013
Topic: The State of Chicago's Real Estate Market
Guest: Haroon Husain, Broker/Attorney, Himont Law Group
Guest: Moin Haque, Broker/Owner
Host: Imran Husain
Topic: News Highlights of the Week
Host: Imran Husain & Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, December 19, 2013
Topic: Are Degrees from Top-Name Institutions Really Worth it?
Guest: John F. Wasik, Columnist/Speaker/Author
Guest: Callers
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Topic: The Tunis Experience, Three Years Later
Guest: Stephen Zunes, Political Science Professor, University of San Francisco
Topic: Is Ethical, Investigative Journalism Still Alive?
Guest: John Hanrahan, Writer, Washington, D.C.
Host: Matthew Niemi

Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Topic: Being Muslim During the Christmas Season
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Writer/Columnist, Chicago Crescent; Content Manager, SoundVision
Guest: Asma Zahoor, Parent, Novi, Michigan
Guest: Imam Yahya Hendi, Muslim Chaplain, Georgetown University
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, December 16, 2013
Topic: With Love, from Palestine: Organic and Fair Trade Food
Guest: Diane Adkin, U.S. Outreach Coordinator, Canaan Fair Trade
Topic: Charity, Brotherhood & Basketball: The IBL Story
Guest: Rasheed Durvesh, Cofounder/Commissioner, Islamic Center of Naperville Basketball League (IBL)
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, December 15, 2013
Topic: The Modesty Movement: Muslimah Entrepreneurs
Guest: Amina Quadri, Founder, Embellished Wraps
Guest: Bushra Abuzeid, Cofounder, DIR Fashion
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Saturday, December 14, 2013
Topic: CPS Shutdown [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Elaine Weiss, National Coordinator, Broader Bolder Approach to Education Campaign, Economic Policy Institute
Host: Matthew Niemi
Topic: Major News of 2012 [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Semana Siddiqui, Content Manager, Sound Vision Foundation
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, December 13, 2013
Topic: On the Edge: What Detroit's Bankruptcy Means for Chicago
Guest: Ellen Brown, Public Banking Institute
Guest: William Black, Professor of Economics and Law, University of Missouri-Kansas City
Topic: Week in Review
Host: Imran Husain

Thursday, December 12, 2013
Topic: Review of Book Sand Queen [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Helen Benedict, Author of Sand Queen and Professor of Journalism at Columbia University
Topic: Blasphemy of the Prophet: Anger or Forgiveness
Guest: Dr. Hesham A. Hassaballa Freelance Writer, Author, Noble Brother
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Topic: Why Are Burmese Muslims Trying to Escape their Homes?
Guest: Dr. Wakar Uddin, Chairman, The Burmese Rohingya Association of North America (BRANA)
Topic: The Jobs Market is Up, but is it All Good News?
Guest: Randall Wray, Professor of Economics
Host: Matthiew Niemi

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Topic: International Human Rights Day: Muslims Saving Lives
Guest: Dr. Mujahid Ghazi, Volunteer/Communications Consultant, Islamic Medical Association of North America (IMANA)
Guest: Ayesha Khan, Volunteer, United Muslims Relief (UMR)
Guest: Musaddique Thange, Board Member/Media Outreach Coordinator, Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC)
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Monday, December 9, 2013
Topic: Mipsterz: 'Somewhere in America,' There's a Much-Needed Discussion
Guest: Abbas Rattani, Co-Creator, "Somewhere in America" Mipsterz Video
Guest: Habib Yazdi, Co-Creator, "Somewhere in America" Mipsterz Video
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, December 8, 2013
Topic: Nelson Mandela: A Musical Inspiration
Music: Amazing Grace, by Kumasi
Systematic Slavery, by Quadir Lateef
Chi- Town City Life, by Tasleem Jamila Firdausee
Heart and Soul, by Tyson Ameir
Good Lord, by Brother Ali
Host: Tasleem Jamila

Saturday, December 7, 2013
Topic: Images and Perceptions of Diversity
Guest: Ray Hanania, Journalist/Author/Comedian/Radio Personality
Guest: Maaria Mozaffar, Lawyer/Founder of the Skinless Project
Guest: Keegan-Michael Key, Actor/Activist/Comedian
Guest: Dionna Griffin-Irons, Director of Outreach and Diversity, Second City-Chicago
Host: Imran Husain

Friday, December 6, 2013
Topic: Remembering Nelson Mandela [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Ahmed Mohamed Kathrada, Veteran of the South African Liberation Struggle, Friend of Mandela for 67 Years
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, December 5, 2013
Topic: Nelson Mandela: Activist, Leader, Social Justice Icon
Guest: Dr. Ebrahim Moosa, Professor of Religion and Islamic Studies, Duke University
Hosts: Abdul Malik Mujahid & Tahera Rahman

Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Topic: Supporting Special Needs in the Muslim American Community
Guest: Jawahar Alvi, Behavior Specialist/Teacher, Proviso Area for Exceptional Children (PAEC)
Guest/Cohost: Samiyah Nageeb, Special Education Teacher, Chicago Public Schools
Host: Matthew Niemi

Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Topic: Muslim America's New Generation of... Farmers?
Guest: Krystina Friedlander, Cofounder, BeyondHalal.com
Topic: Inside Aara Farms
Guest: Rafath & Mohammed Waheed, Cofounders, Aara Farms
Ahmed Abdur Rehman & Aaisha Maana, Cofounders, Aara Farms
Host: Tahera shireen Rahman

Monday, December 2, 2013
Topic: Creative Muslims Spicing Up the Melting Pot [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Mohamed Geraldez, Entrepreneur and Investor
Guest: Matt Niemi, Founder of ska/reggae/dance-punk band "The Skalalitabs"
Guest: Abdul Aziz Makkawy, Partner, Applied Engineering Technologies
Host: Janaan Hashim & Shereen Yousef

Sunday, December 1, 2013
Topic: Sunday Night Arts & Entertainment
Guest: Zain Lodhia, Singer/Songwriter/Musician, AfterSound
Topic: Independent Music
Music: Englewood, Tasleem Jamila Englewood
Hamdulilah, Narcicyst featuring Shadia Mansour
Windyfastfade, Three Generations

Friday & Saturday, November 29 & 30, 2013
Topic: My Halal Kitchen [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Yvonne Maffei, Founder of My Halal Kitchen
Host: Imran Husain

Thursday, November 28, 2013
Topic: Healthy Holiday Eating & Living [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Robyn Flipse is a registered dietitian specializing in food, nutrition and health communications.
Topic: How Will You Spend Your Thanksgiving?
Guest: Callers
Host: Janaan Hashim

Wednesday, November 27, 2013
Topic: Muslim-Americans Looking For A Political Home
Guest: Will Coley, Acting Director of Muslims For Liberty (M4L)
Guest: Karam Dana, Professor of Sociology at University of Washington-Bothell
Host: Matthew Niemi
This show is unavailable.

Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Topic: Approaching the Subject of "Dating" in Islam
Guest: Mawlana Ubaidulla, Principal, Institute of Islamic Education
Guest: Munira Ezzeldine, Author, Premarital Counselor
Guest: Edmund Arroyo, Social Worker, Marriage Counselor
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Monday, November 25, 2013
Topic: Advantages and Disadvantages of American Islamic Schools
Guest: Durdana Rahman, Principal, Islamic Center of Naperville

Topic: Remembering John F. Kennedy's Impact on the Civil Rights Movement
Guest: Dr. Martha Biondi, Professor of African American Studies, Northwestern University

Topic: Giving Thanks Feast
Guest: Sara Trumm, Program Coordinator, Lutheran School of Theology

Host: Imran Husain

Sunday, November 24, 2013
Topic: A Show dedicated to Gil Scott-Heron [Rebroadcast] Guest: Jessica Care Moore, Poet and Author
Guest: Dion Steele, DJ and Producer
Host: Tasleem Jamila Firdausee

Friday & Saturday, November 22 & 23, 2013
Topic: Social Activism: Global Citizens Improving the World [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Dr. Mazher Husein, Founder, Confederacy of Voluntary Associations (COVA) Network
Guest: Malalai Joya, Afghan Activist for Education and Democracy
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, November 21, 2013
Topic: Revisiting Guantanamo, 11 Years and Counting
Guest: Esperanza Spalding, Musician
Guest: Peter Jan Honigsberg, Director, Witness to Guantanamo
Host: Salahuddin Khan
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Topic: Individualism: Myths, Society and Religion
Guest: Peter Callero, Professor and Author, Western Oregon University
Guest: Muhammad Burdbar Khan, Professor and PhD Student, Stirling Management School, UK
Guest: Will Coley, Acting Director of Muslims for Liberty
Host: Matthew Niemi

Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Topic: Effects of Uranium on Earth and Military Personnel [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Doug Rokke, Independent Scientist on Radiation and Public Health Issues
Guest: Leure Moret, Former Project Director on Depleting Uranium for the US Army
Host: Amir Haq and Mohammed Gaber

Monday, November 18, 2013
Topic: American Muslims in the Film Industry
Guest: Ayman Samman, Actor/Comedian, Los Angeles
Guest: Lena Khan, Writer/Director, Los Angeles
Guest: Sayeed Khan, Writer/Executive Producer, Hot Chai Productions, Chicago
Host: Imran Husain

Sunday, November 17, 2013
Topic: Cultural Diversity in Art [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Isaiah, Spoken Word Artist
Guest: Sadia Ashraf, Muralist/ Activist
Host: Tasleem Jamila

Friday & Saturday, November 15 & 16, 2013
Topic: Understanding the Language and Law: A Look at Terror and Alleged Terrorist in the United States [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Scott Hibbard, Political Science Professor, DePaul University
Host: Aminah McCloud and Anthony Simpkins

Thursday, November 14, 2013
Topic: How the Arts Can Change Stereotypes
Guest: Holly Gordon, Executive Producer, Executive Director, Girl Rising
Guest: Akbar Ahmed, Author and Professor at American University
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Topic: Muslim Relief Efforts After Typhoon Haiyan, Philippines
Guest: Aatifa Sadiq, Asia & Africa Program Coordinator, Zakat Foundation of America
Guest: Zain Lodhia, Filipino-American Muslim
Topic: Arab Activist Rasmea Odeh's Arrest
Guest: Hatem Abudayyeh, Executive Director, Arab American Action Network
Host: Matthew Niemi

Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Topic: Tackling Racism in the 21st Century
Guest: Rick Morrissey, Sports Columnist, Chicago Sun-Times
Guests: Amina Iro & Hannah Halpern, Poets, DC Youth Slam Team
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Monday, November 11, 2013
Topic: Honoring Our Vets [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Abdul Rashid Abdullah, Deputy Executive Director, American Muslim Armed Forces and Veteran Affairs Council
Guest: Anthony Vaughn, Supervisor, Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs
Host: Janaan Hashim

Sunday, November 10, 2013
Topic: World Music Variety Show
Host: Tasleem Jamila

Saturday, November 9, 2013
Topic: Engaging the Youth
Guest: Ustadh Nouman Ali Khan, Founder/CEO, Bayyinah Institute
Guest: Sheikh Rizwan Ali, Religious Coordinator, Islamic Center of Naperville
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Friday, November 8, 2013
Topic: Documentary Release, "The Trials of Muhammad Ali"
Guest: Bill Siegel, Director
Guest: Khalilah Kamacho-Ali, Ex-Wife of Muhammad Ali
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, November 7, 2013
Topic: Weighing the Challenges of Implementing Obamacare
Guest: Gerard Anderson, Professor and Director, Johns Hopkins Universitys Center for Hospital Finance and Management
Guest: Carrie Banahan, Executive Director, Office of the Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange
Topic: The Pursuit of Dark Matter
Guest: Richard Gaitskell, Professor of Physics at Brown University, Leader of LUX Experiment Research Team
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Topic: The Challenges of Learning Arabic in the U.S.
Guest: Sheikh Hamzah Wald Maqbul, Instructor, Darul Qasim
Guest: Dina Khamis, Visiting Assistant Professor of Arabic, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Guest: Jessica Peker, New Student of Arabic
Host: Matthew Niemi

Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Topic: Nurturing the Spirit of Foster Care [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Itadel Shalabi, Social Worker, Arab American Family Services
Guest: Najia Kurdi, Adoptive Mother
Guest: Humaira Basith, Adoptive Mother
Host: Hiba Abdul-Rahim

Monday, November 4, 2013
Topic: The Hindu Right in Gujarat, India [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Martha Nussbaum, Professor of Law at the University of Chicago
Host: Frederick Al-Deen

Saturday & Sunday, November 2 & 3, 2013
Topic: Transformative Experiences at Hajj Pilgrimage [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Muhammad Abdul Samee
Guest: Mehnaz Khalfan
Guest: Heena Musabji
Host: Janaan Hashim

Friday, November 1, 2013
Topic: The Spirituality of Time Management [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Sue Becker, Writer and Professional Organizer
Topic: Are Federal Aid Programs Backfiring?
Guest: Shawn Fremstad, Juris Doctor and Nonprofit Consultant
Host: Matthew Niemi

Thursday, October 31, 2013
Topic: International Criminal Court Rejects Israeli War Crimes [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Professor Michael Mandel, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University
Topic: King's Legacy of Working for Peace
Guest: Kevin Gray, Political-Cultural Writer, Author of "Waiting for Lightning to Strike: The Fundamentals of Black Politics"
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Topic: Jinns and Sihr: Spirits and Black Magic
Guest: Sheikh Alauddin El-Bakri, Khateeb/Lecturer at Saratoga Masjid, California
Host: Matthew Niemi

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Topic: Military Families, Physicians and Soldiers Speak about Health Services in the Military [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Katy Scott, Mother of Wounded Iraq War Veteran
Guest: Marge Haracz, Chapter Co-Leader of the Chicago Chapter of Military Families
Guest: Colonel Daniel M. Smith, USA (Ret.), Senior Fellow, Military and Peaceful Prevention Policy
Host: Frederick Al-Deen

Monday, October 28, 2013:
Topic: Embracing Islam in Youth: A Heart-to-Heart Discussion
Guest: Abdul-Malik Ryan, Muslim Chaplain at DePaul University
Guest: Saadia Gaaziuddin, Interfaith Coordinator for Loyola University Chicago's Muslim Students Association
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, October 27, 2013:
Topic: Sunday Night Arts and Entertainment Show [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Voices of Africa, Singers
Guest: Momentum, Spoken Word Artist
Guest: Odyssey, Spoke Word Artist
Host: Tasleem Jamila

Saturday, October 26, 2013:
Topic: What is the Nation of Islam's Relevance in America Today? [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Minister Akbar Muhammad
Topic: Are You a Jihadist? Learn the Correct Use of Islamic Terms Tonight!
Guest: George Lakoff, Linguistics Professor at University of California Berkley
Host:

Friday, October 25, 2013:
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Topic: Fatwas, Alcohol and Dogs: Minnesota Cab Drivers Refuse to Transport Items Banned by the Muslim American Society [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Bert McKasy, Vice Chairman of the Minnesota Metropolitan Airports Commission
Topic: Omar Jamal, Director of the Somali Justice Advocacy Center
Guest: Ibrahim Ramey, Human Rights Director of the Muslim American Society's Freedom Foundation
Host:

Thursday, October 24, 2013
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Topic: Questioning Congressional Leadership
Guest: U.S. Rep. Danny K. Davis, D-Illinois
Topic: Drone Strikes, War and International Law
Guest: Justin Mazzola, Researcher at Amenesty USA
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, October 23, 2013
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Topic: The Changing Role of Mosques in America
Guest: Karam Dana, Assistant Professor at University of Washington-Bothell, Co-Principal Investigator of The Muslim American Public Opinion Survey (MAPOS)
Guest: Waleed Jassim, Board Member of Central Illinois Mosque and Islamic Center
Guest: Aadil Farid, President of Islamic Center of Naperville
Host: Matthew Niemi

Tuesday, October 22, 2013
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Topic: The [Psychological] Pursuit of Happiness
Guest: Gary Shunk, Positive Psychologist and Consultant for Businesses, Financial Professionals and Private Organizations
Guest: Myriam Mongrain, Associate Professor at York University, Clinical Psychologist and Researcher
Guest: Sonja Lyubomirsky, Professor of Psychology at the University of California-Riverside, Researcher, Author
Host: Hasan Shaikh

Monday, October 21, 2013
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Topic: Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Muslim Men Raising Awareness
Guest: Dr. Altaf Husain, Founding Vice President of Peaceful Families Project
Guest: Qasim Rashed, Attorney for Virginia Poverty Law Center
Guest: Itedal Shalabi, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Arab American Family Services
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Sunday, October 20, 2013
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Topic: Soul-Healing Music
Guest: Drea D'Nur, Musician
Host: Tasleem Jamila

Saturday, October 19, 2013
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Topic: Toxic Chemicals in Cosmetics and Green Cosmetics [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Sean Gray, Senior Analyst for Environmental Working Group (EWG)
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Friday, October 18, 2013
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Topic: Chicago's Long History with Violence: Causes, Effects and Potential Solutions
Guest: Ald. Roderick T. Sawyer, 6th Ward
Guest: Asif Wilson, former West Side Chicago Public School teacher, member of Teachers for Social Justice
Guest: Wanda Hopkins, member of Parents United for Responsible Education
Host: Imran Husain

Thursday, October 17, 2013
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Topic: The Humanitarian Crises in Syria: Firsthand Perspectives
Guest: Iman, UK volunteer with Hand in Hand for Syria who has made three trips to Syria this year
Guest: Dr. Sohel, Florida-based hand surgeon who has returned from his second trip to Syria, assisting with bone surgeries and nerve injuries.
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, October 16, 2013
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Topic: Eid Show: What do you want? What do you look forward to most? [Rebroadcast]
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Tuesday, October 15, 2013
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Topic: Eid Show: What do you want? What do you look forward to most?
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Monday, October 14, 2013
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Topic: The Violent Radicalization and Homegrown Terrorism Prevention Act: Justified Safety or Constitutional Infringement? [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Hope Marston, West Region Organizer, Bill of Rights Defense Committee
Host: Frederick Al-Deen

Sunday, October 13, 2013
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Guest: Melinda Gonzalez, anthropologist/poet/author/activist devoted to food justice and food rights
Host: Tasleem Jamila

Friday & Saturday, October 11 & 12, 2013
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Topic: Social Activism: Global Citizens Improving the World
Guest: Dr. Mazher Husein, Founder of Confederacy of Voluntary Associations (COVA) Network
Guest: Malalai Joya, Afghan Activist for Education and Democracy
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Thursday, October 10, 2013
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Topic: The Journey of Three Faiths [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Louis Hirsch, Not in My Name, Jewish Voice for Peace
Guest: Mary Ann Weston, Associate Professor at Medill School of Journalism
Guest: Miryam Rashid, Director of the Middle East Program for the Chicago Office of the American Friends Service Committee
Host: Sultan Mohamed and Amir Haq

Wednesday, October 9, 2013
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Topic: The Saga of the Egyptian Revolution: Political Prisoners
Guest: Mohamed El-Housiny, Manager of Free Soltan (Organization)
Guest: Eric Walberg, Canadian Journalist
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Tuesday, October 8, 2013
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Topic: Why Suicide has Become a Concern among African American Males and Youth [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Sean Joe, PhD, LMSW, School of Medicine Director, University of Michigan- Ann Arbor
Guest: Tanya R Anderson, MD, Deputy Clinical Director, Child and Adolescent Services, Department of Human Services
Host: Frederick Al-Deen

Monday, October 7, 2013
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Topic: Eid Blues for New Muslim Converts?
Guest: Shazia Anwar, Organizer for the Islamic Center of Naperville's New Muslim Group
Guest: Rameya Shanmugabelayuthal, Chicagoan Convert to Islam
Guest: Mike Sweiss, Convert Continuum of Care Coordinator for Ta'leef Collective
Host: Hasan Shaikh

Sunday, October 6, 2013
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Topic: The Future of Muslim-Christian Relations in the Middle East [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Abbas al-Halabi, Lebanese Druze and President of the Arab Group of Muslim-Christian Dialogue in Lebanon
Guest: Dr. Mohammad Sammak, Lebanese Muslim and Advisor to the late Prime Minister of Lebanon, Rafic Hariri
Guest: Rev. Dr. Riad Jarjour, a Syrian Christian and former General Secretary of the Middle East Council of Churches
Hosts: Yaser Tabbara & Ahmed Rehab

Saturday, October 5, 2013
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Topic: Democracy in the Muslim World [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Radwan Musmodi, Founder and President of the Center for the Study of Islam and Democracy
Guest: Farid Senzai, Director of the Institute for Social Policy and Understanding
Host: Kamran Memon

Friday, October 4, 2013
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Topic: The Impact of Neo-Conservatism on the Middle East [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Danny Postel, Freelance Journalist
Hosts: Yaser Tabbara and Ahmed Rehab

Thursday, October 3, 2013
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Topic: America's Foreign Policy Paradox
Guest: Michael Brenner, Senior Fellow at the Center for Transatlantic Relations
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, October 2, 2013
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Topic: "Virtual Identity Suicide": A Growing Trend?
Guest: Dr. Eleazar Eusebio, Assistant Professor at Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Guest: Michael Ludwinski, Graduate Student of History at Eastern Illinois University
Guest: Adi Kamdar, Activist at the Electronic Frontier Foundation
Host: Tahera Shireen Rahman

Tuesday, October 1, 2013
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Topic: Will Science Find a Soul at the Quantum Level? [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Stuart Hameroff, Associate Director of the Center for Consciousness Studies
Topic: Bachmann's Muslim Witch Hunt
Guest: Alex Seitz-Wald, Policy Journalist and Staff Writer at Salon.com
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Monday, September 30, 2013
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Topic: Genocide and its Impact on Society [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Dennis Papakian, Director of Armenian Research Center
Guest: Joseph Montville, Fellow at the Center for Religion, Diplomacy, and Conflict Resolution
Host: Frederick Al-Deen

Sunday, September 29, 2013
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Topic: French West-African Muslims Immigrating to America [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Dr. Zain Abdullah, Assistant Professor of Religion at Temple University
Host: Frederick Al-Deen

Saturday, September 28, 2013
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Topic: American Israeli Relations [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Paul Findley, Former US Congressman
Guest: Josh Ruebner, US Committee to End the Israeli Occupation
Host: Kamran Memon

Friday, September 27, 2013
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Topic: The Brutal Truth: A View of Iraq From The Ground [Rebroadcast]
Guests: David Enders, Freelance Journalist (The Nation) and Author
Host: Imran Husain

Thursday, September 26, 2013
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Topic: Organ Donations and the Market for Body Parts [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Lisa Hager, Secretary of State
Guest: Michelle Goodwin, Author "The Black Market for Body Parts"
Host: Frederick Al-Deen

Wednesday, September 25, 2013
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Topic: Radio Islam Welcomes new Producer, Tahera Rahman
Topic: Preparing For Hajj Pilgrimage
Guest: Shaykh Kifah, Imam of Mosque Foundation in Bridgeview, IL
Guest: Hana Bubshait, Resident of Saudi Arabia
Host: Janaan Hashim & Tahera Rahman

Tuesday, September 24, 2013
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Topic: Native American Land Rights and Dispossessions [Rebroadcast]
Guest: James Fennerty, Member of the National Lawyers Guild
Guest: Tom Goldtooth, Executive Director of the Indigenous Environmental Network
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Monday, September 23, 2013
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Topic: What Parents Can Do to Make TV Healthier For Their Children [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Lara Mahaney, Director of External Affairs for the Parents Television Council
Guest: Suzy Schulz, Editor of Chicago Parent Host: Kamran Memon

Sunday, September 22, 2013
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Topic: Hit The Road: Autumn Runs Helping Non-Profits and Keeping Us Healthy
Guest: Sameer Syed, Muslim Athlete
Guest: Liv Bethel, Co-Owner of Running Excels and Organizer of Tombstone 5K
Guest: Jen Van Allen, Special Projects Editor of Runner's World Magazine
Host: Janaan Hashim

Saturday, September 21, 2013
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Topic: Will Argo Contribute to Demonization of Iranians & Muslims?
Guest: Ann Hornaday, Chief Film Critic at The Washington Post
Guest: Ahmed Sadri, James P. Gorter Chair of Islamic World STudies at Lake Forest College
Guest: Brian Edwards, Associate Professor of English, Comparative Literary Studies at Northwestern University
Host: Shereen Yousuf

Friday, September 20, 2013
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Topic: Syria Proxy Wars. The Cost of US involvement.
Guest: Mairead Maguire, Co-Founder Peace People
Guest: Mohammed Ghanem, Political Strategist - Syrian American Council
Host: Hassan Shaikh

Thursday, September 19, 2013
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Topic: The Spirituality of Time Management
Guest: Sue Becker, Writer and Professional Organizer
Topic: Are Federal Aide Programs Back-firing?
Guest: Shawn Fremstad, Juris Doctor and Non-profit Consultant
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Wednesday, September 18, 2013
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Topic: Gun Crimes & Gun Safety
Guest: Daniel Gross, Co-Founder, PAX USA
Guest: Sonya Barge, Speaker on Gun Safety

Host: Imran Husain & Hiba Abdul-Rahim

Tuesday, September 17, 2013
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Topic: Anti-bullying Program Reduces Malicious Gossip on School Playgrounds
Guest: Karin Frey, Research Associate Professor of Educational Psychology, College of Education, University of Washington
Topic: What Islamic Schools are Doing to Combat Bullying
Guest: Mrs. Hanan Abdallah, Principal of Universal School in Bridgeview, Illinois
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, September 16, 2013
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Topic: Egypt After Morsi
Guest: Ghada Talhami, Lake Forest College
Guest: Khaled Elgindy, Brookings Institute
Host: Hasan Shaikh

Sunday, September 15, 2013
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Topic: Islamic Art Through Afican Aesthetics
Guest: Derrick Tariq Beard
Topic: Egypt's New Horizon
Guest: Laila El-Haddad, Palestinian Blogger, Writer and News Media Activist
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Saturday, September 14, 2013
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Topic: Global Vision
Guest: Rashan Rashid, CEO of Muslim Heat Management
Guest: El-Seed, Artist & Painter
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Friday, September 13, 2013
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Topic: The Journey North: Why Mexican Migrants Prefer Life in the Shadows to Life at Home
Guest: Angelica Herrera, The Chicago Reporter, Author of "The Best of all Bad Choices"
Host: Hiba Abdul-Rahim

Thursday, September 12, 2013
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Topic: Searching for Survivors: the Lost Boys' Trip to South Sudan
Guest: David Morse, Freelance Journalist
Guest: Gabriel Bol Deng, One of the Lost Boys of Sudan
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Wednesday, September 11, 2013
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Topic: Corporate Funding of Our Evening News
Guest: Diane Farsetta, PhD, Investigator & Senior Researcher, Center for Media & Democracy
Topic: The 'Cancel Debt Fast': Would You Risk Your Life to Save Another?
Guest: Reverend David Duncombe, United Church of Christ Minister, Fasted for 40 days to push for legislation to cancel debts of impoverished nations
Host: Salman Azam & Hiba Abdul-Rahim

Tuesday, September 10, 2013
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Topic: What Does Syria's Revolution Mean for its Religious Minorities?
Guest: Majid Rafizadeh, Contributing Editor for Harvard International Review
Topic: Review of 2012: Highlights for the Muslim World
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Development Manager for Sound Vision
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, September 9, 2013
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Topic: Book Review
Guest: Chalmers Johnson, Author, Blowback: The Costs and Consequences of American Empire
and Nemesis: The Last Days of the American Republic
Topic: Empty Threats: The Non-Expulsion of Blackwater USA
Guest: Anthony Arnove, Editor, Iraq Under Siege: The Deadly Impact of Sanctions and War and of Terrorism and War Host: Frederick Al-Deen

Sunday, September 8, 2013
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Topic: Are Drone Attacks Fulfilling Their Purpose?
Guest: Marjorie Cohn, Professor of Law at Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi
Topic: Exile, Obama Style
Guest: Murtaza Hussain, Middle Eastern Politics Writer for Al-Jazeera
Guest: Jorge Mujica Murias, Chicago Leader of Immigration and March 10 Movement
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Saturday, September 7, 2013
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Topic: Freedom Flotilla II: Stay Human
Guest: Ceylon Mooney, He has spent many winters in the West Bank volunteering with Christian peacemaker teams, the International Solidarity Movement
Topic: "Jihad Against Islam" A Report on the Rise of Islamophobia in the US
Guest: Robert Steinback, Deputy Editor of the Southern Poverty Law Center's quarterly magazine, Intelligence Report, and the organization's Hatewatch blog.
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Friday, September 6, 2013
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Topic: Muslim Men's Fashion
Guest: Anas Silverwood, Founder of Shukr Clothing
Guest: Mubeen Kamani, Co-Founder of Kamani Clothing
Host: Dr. Muhammad Abdul Samee & Haleem Mohammed

Thursday, September 5, 2013
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Topic: The Developing American Muslim Identity: American Imams, Mosques, and Muslim Women
Guest: Genieve Abdo, journalist and author, "Mecca and Main Street: Muslim Life in America After 9/11"
Host: Janaan Hashim

Wednesday, September 4, 2013
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Topic: The Beard Through Time and Faith
Guest: Christopher Oldstone-Moore, Associate Professor of Religion at Wittenberg University
Guest: Rabbi Daniel Bogard, Co-Rabbi of Anshai Emeth Synagoge in Peoria, IL
Guest: Maulana Mubeen Kamani, Instructor at Darul Hikmah Academy in Chicago
Host: Dr. Muhammad Abdul Samee

Tuesday, September 3, 2013
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Topic: Study Shows Privatized Medicare Less Efficient
Guest: Kip Sullivan, Steering-Committee Member of the Minnesota chapter of Physicians for a National Health Program
Topic: Struggle for Democracy in Bahrain
Guest: Maryam Al-Khawaja, Acting President of the Bahrain Center for Human Rights
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Monday, September 2, 2013
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Topic: The State of American Indians Today: Challenges and Achievements
Guest: Tadd Johnson, ex-Chair of the National Indian Gaming Commission, Solicitor General for the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe in Minnesota
Guest: George Lewis, President of the Ho-Chunk Nation in in Wisconsin
Guest: Eutimia Montoya, Stanford University Anthropological Sciences Graduate, Student of the Nahuatal Aztec Language
Host: Imran Husain

Sunday, September 1, 2013
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Topic: A Talk With Screenwriter and Director Kamran Pasha
Guest: Kamran Pasha, Author of "Mother of the Believers," Screenwriter and Director
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Saturday, August 31, 2013
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Topic: A Talk With Screenwriter and Director Kamran Pasha
Guest: Kamran Pasha, Author of "Mother of the Believers," Screenwriter and Director
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, August 30, 2013
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Topic: Perspectives on the Paths to God
Guest: Leo Brunnick, a founder and CEO of Patheos.com.
Guest: Dilshad D. Ali Managing Editor of the Muslim Portal at Patheos.com
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Thursday, August 29, 2013
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Topic: Building Bridges through Storytelling: "More Alike than Not"
Guest: Arif Choudhury, Professional Storyteller, Presenting the Muslim Perspective
Guest: Gerald Fierst, Professional Storyteller, Presenting the Jewish Perspective
Host: Hiba Abdul-Rahim

Wednesday, August 28, 2013
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Topic: 30 Mosques in 30 Days
Guest: Aman Ali, Standup Comedian
Topic: Hadi School of Excellence Fundraiser
Guest: Hina Razvi, Part-Time Teacher at The Hadi School of Excellence
Host: Amir Haq

Tuesday, August 27, 2013
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Topic: Perspectives on the Paths to God
Guest: Leo Brunnick, a founder and CEO of Patheos.com.
Guest: Dilshad D. Ali Managing Editor of the Muslim Portal at Patheos.com
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Monday, August 26, 2013
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Topic: Understanding Islam Through the Virtual World
Guest: Joshua S. Fouts, Chief Global Strategist for Dancing Ink Productions
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Saturday, August 24, 2013
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Topic: Free Media and the Occupy Movement
Guest: Betty Yu, National Organizer at the Center for Media Justice
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, August 23, 2013
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Topic: A Talk With Screenwriter and Director Kamran Pasha
Guest: Kamran Pasha, Author of "Mother of the Believers," Screenwriter and Director
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, August 22, 2013
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Topic: Time Management
Guest: Dr. Mohamad Chehade, Senior Consultant MLC Solutions, Inc.
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Wednesday, August 21, 2013
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Topic: CMECCA School and the Importance of Islamic and Faith Based Edcuation
Guest: Dr. Bambade, Dr. Bambade Shakoor-Abdulla, Principal of CMECCA School
Topic: Muslim Theater: Creating an Environment for Intercultural and Interfaith Dialogue
Guest: Zakiyyah El-Amin, Award Winning Director and Producer
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013
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Topic: Back to School
Guest: Omar Qureishi - Principal IFS
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, August 19, 2013
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Topic: Parenting in the Facebook Age
Guest: Aisha Sultan, Parenting Columnist at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: 30 Mosques and Social Media
Guest: Aman Ali, Comedian and Co-Creator of the "30 Mosques in 30 Days" Project
Host: Nadia Malik

Saturday, August 17, 2013
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Topic: Challenges of Muslim Youth
Guest: Saba Udaipurwala, Highschool Junior, 2nd grade volunteer teacher at UMA Sunday Islamic School
Guest: Tariq El-Amin, Founder and Executive Director of Bridging The Gap
Guest: Karen Danielson, Outreach Co-ordinator for MAS Chicago, Mother of Five
Host: Janaan Hashim

Friday, August 16, 2013
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Topic: Summer Time Activities and Healthy Eating
Guest: Toby Simthson, National Spokesperson for the American Dietetic Association
Guest: Amira Daoud, Mosque Foundation Community Center Youth Program
Guest: Mary Ali, MCC Summer Camps
Guest: Lena Tleib, Muslim Sports Camps
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Thursday, August 15, 2013
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Topic: Future of the Intelligence Industry
Guest: Kate Crockford, Director --Technology for Liberty program of ACLU of Massachusetts
Guest: Marcy Wheeler, Editor - Empty Wheel
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, August 14, 2013
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Topic: Agent Orange Cleanup in Vietnam
Guest: Susan Hammond, Director of the War Legacies Project
Topic: Chinese Investment in Africa
Guest: Deborah Brautigam, Professor of International Development and Comparative Politics at John Hopkins University
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, August 13, 2013
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Topic: Big Brother is Watching? New Technologies Mean Less Privacy
Guest: David Rosen, author and contributor to the blog column, "Media Current"
Topic: Muslim Participation at the Mayor's Breakfast
Guest: Imam Al-Hajj Talib, The Mosque of Islamic Brotherhood, Amir (leader) of the Harlem Shura
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, August 12, 2013
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Topic: Hijab and Sports
Guest: Sertac Sehlikoglu, PhD Candidate Writing a Thesis on Muslim Women's Participation in Sports and Runs a Muslim Women in Sports Blog
Topic: Photo Documentary of Hijab
Guest: Sadaf Syed, Photographer and Author of "iCover: A Day in the Life of an American Muslim COVERed Girl"
Host: Nadia Malik

Sunday, August 11th, 2013
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Topic: Why Not Let Love and Compassion Shape Our World? A Coversation With a Peace Journalist
Guest: Robert Koehler, Journalist and Author of "Courage Grows Strong at the Wound"
Topic: Reflections on True Love
Host: Ali Dia

Saturday, August 10th, 2013
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Topic: Children with Autism: Treatment and Support
Guest: Dr. Abdul Akhras, Pediatric Neurologist
Guest: Terri Smalls, General Manager, Autism One Radio
Guest: Wendy Murphy, Administrator, Easter Seals Therapeutic Day School in Chicago
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Friday, August 9th, 2013
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Topic: From Idea to Novel to the Silver Screen: Muslim Novelists Leaving Their Mark
Guest: Umm Zakiyyah, Internationally Acclaimed Author, "If I Should Speak" trilogy
Guest: Nicole Bovey, Writer of Islamic Fiction
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, August 8th, 2013
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Topic: Islam and Fashion; Muslims With Brand Names
Guest: Vanessa Lourenco, Fashion Designer of Madamme BK making Islamic swimwwear for women
Guest: Nancy Hoque, Founder of SixteenR Hijabs
Host: Hasan Sheikh
Host: Fahad Pasha

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013
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Topic: Muslims in Hollywood: A conversation with Faran Tahir
Guest: Faran Tahir, Pakistani-American Film and Television Actor
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Monday, August 5th, 2013
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Topic: Evolution & Religion
Guest: Dr. Michael Zimmerman, founder of the Clergy Letter Project
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Sunday, August 4th, 2013
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Topic: Ibadis, Shia, and Sunnis
Guest: Valerie Hoffman, Theology Professor at University of Illinois-Urbana
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Saturday, August 3rd, 2013
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Topic: Transformative Experiences at Hajj Pilgrimage
Guest: Muhammad Abdul Samee
Guest: Mehnaz Khalfan
Guest: Heena Musabji
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, August 1st, 2013
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Topic: Chicago Rising! The City Fights to Defend Itself
Guest: Rick Perlstein, Author of "Before the Storm: Barry Goldwater and the Unmaking of the American Consensus"
Host: Fahad Pasha
Host: Hasan Sheikh

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013
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Topic: Sports Culture at American Universities (Rebroadcast)
Guest: Ellen Staurowsky, Professor of Sport Management at Drexel University
Topic: Is Higher Education Really A Good Investment for the Future?
Guest: Sandy Baum, Financial Aid & Admissions Consultant at Skidmore College
Host: Nadia Malik

Monday, July 29th, 2013
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Topic: Breast Cancer Awareness (Rebroadcast)
Guest: Farhana Mirza, Breast Cancer Patient
Guest: Jeanine Askar, Student Council Advisor at Aqsa School
Guest: Dr. Mohammed Hussain, Consultant Medical Oncologist and Hematologist at Rush Copley Hospital
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, July 25th, 2013
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Topic: Whistleblowers and America. The future of Bradley Manning, Edward Snowden, & the NSA.
Guest: Nathan Fuller, Writer & Activist - Bradley Manning Support Network
Guest: Reverend Rick Hoyt - First Unitarian Church of Los Angeles
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013
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Topic: Ethnicities of Chicago (Rebroadcast)
Guest: Jeryl Levin, Founder of Chicago Area Ethnic Resources
Guest: Cynthia Linton, Editor of Chicago's Ethnic Handbook
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013
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Topic: History of The Quran: Memorization, Collection, and Ramadan (Rebroadcast)
Guest: Yasir Birjas, University of Madinah's College of Shariah
Host: Thaer Ahmed

Monday, July 22nd, 2013
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Topic: Beirut Bombings. Have we opened the "black pages" of Lebanon's Civil War past
Guest: Emily Dische-Becker, Free Lance Writer based in Lebanon. Spiegel, Die Zeit
Guest: Rania Masri, Professor at University of Balamand in Lebanon
Host: Shereen Yousuf

Friday, July 19th, 2013
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Topic: Bollywood in Africa. Cultural Migrations
Guest: Sylviane Diouf
Host: Dr. Abdus Samee

Thursday, July 18th, 2013
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Topic: All about the Ramadan Swag: Talking with Radio Islam Interns (Rebroadcast)
Guest: Harith Kassar, intern at Radio Islam
Guest: Khadija Snowber, intern at Radio Islam
Guest: Aminah Garcia, intern at Radio Islam
Guest: Jumana Kassar, intern at Radio Islam
Guest: Imtiaz Garcia, intern at Radio Islam
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013
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Topic: Zimmerman & Trayvon. Heroes and Villains.
Guest: Niaz Kasravi, DIrector - NAACP Criminal Justice Program
Host: Hasan Shaikh

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013
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Topic: The Muslim American Advisory Council. What is it? and why they are important?
Guest: Sohair Omar, Co-Chair Muslim American Advisory Council
Host: Fahad Pasha

Monday, July 15th, 2013
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Topic: UK Bans Pamela Geller & Robert Spencer. Victory for Anti-Islamophobia or Defeat of Free Speech?
Guest: Mike Ghouse, Commentator on American-Muslim Relations
Host: Shereen Yousuf

Friday, July 12th, 2013
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Topic: Documentary: How to make money selling Drugs
Guest: Matthew Cooke, Writer & Director
Guest: Dr. Strickland, Professor of Social Work - UIC
Host: Dr. Abdus Samee

Thursday, July 11th, 2013
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Topic: Challenges of Muslim Entrepreneurship (Processing)
Guest: Uzair Hussain, CEO Cleu App
Guest: Ahmad Adam, Founder Crescent Foods
Host: Salahaddin Khan

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013
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Topic: Egypt After Morsi
Guest: Ghada Talhami, Lake Forest College
Guest: Khaled Elgindy, Brookings Institute
Host: Hasan Shaikh

Tuesday, July 9th, 2013
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Topic: Ramadan is here!
Guest: Syed Hyder, Loyola University Track Team
Guest: Br. Maqsood Quadri
Host: Janaan Hashim

Friday, July 5, 2013
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Topic: Ramadan Special
Guest: Dr. Patel, Obgyn Specialist
Guest: Imam Musa Azam
Host: Dr. Abdus Samee

Thursday, July 4, 2013
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Topic: July 4th Special (Processing)
Guest: Abdul Malik Mujahid, President - Soundvision
Host: Hasan Shaikh

Wednesday, July 3, 2013
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Topic: Brazil: The future of Business.
Guest: Clifford Young, Managing Director - IPSOS
Guest: Paulo Sotero, Director Brazil Insititute
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid & Hasan Shaikh

Tuesday, July 2, 2013
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Topic: Politics of Declaring a Genocide
Guest: Samuel Totten, UNC Genocide Professor
Guest: Myra Dahgaypaw, Burma Activist
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, July 1, 2013
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Topic: Evolution of the Iranian People and how Rouhani came to Power.
Guest: Ali Kadivar, PhD student UNC
Guest: Arash Karami, contributor to Al Monitor
Host: Shereen Yousuf

Friday, June 28, 2013
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Topic: Vacationing to the Grass Roots. A look at Ethical Travelling and Social Justice.
Guest: Carleen Pickard, Global Exchange
Guest: Khizr Jafri, Global Nomad
Host: Dr. Abdus Samee

Wednesday, June 26, 2013
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Topic: Bicycle Woes. The dangers of riding in Chicago and what the city is doing about it.
Guest: Charlie Short, Chicago Bicycling Ambassadors
Guest: Brendan Kevanides, Author - The Chicago Bicycle Advocate
Host: Shereen Yousuf

Tuesday, June 25, 2013
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Topic: Syria Proxy Wars. The Cost of US involvement.
Guest: Mairead Maguire, Co-Founder Peace People
Guest: Mohammed Ghanem, Political Strategist - Syrian American Council
Host: Hassan Shaikh

Monday, June 24, 2013
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Topic: Is Race Just In Our Heads?
Guest: Jay Van Bavel, Assistant Professor of Psychology at NY University
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Friday, June 21, 2013
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Topic: Medical Marijuana. Hear both sides of the argument.
Guest: Morgan Fox, Communications Manager - Marijuana Policy Project
Guest: Dr. Kevin Sabet - Director, Drug Policy Institute and Assistant Professor, University of Florida College of Medicine
Host: Dr. Abdus Samee

Thursday, June 20, 2013
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Topic: Pakistan Burning. The roots of the recent spike of sectarian violence.
Guest: Arif Rafiq, Scholar with the Middle East Institute & Weekly Columnist with Pakistan's Express Tribune
Guest: Shehzad H. Qazi is a Research Associate at ISPU and a Pollster at Charney Research.
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, June 19, 2013
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Topic: Green Weddings. How to save the planet on the most important day of your life.
Guest: Kate Harrison, President & Ceo of Green Bride Guide
Guest: Aamar Samad
Host: Shereen Yousuf

Tuesday, June 18, 2013
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Topic: Justice Delayed, is Justice Denied. The tragic story of Hassiba BelBachir.
Guest: Janine Hoft, Attorney - People's Law Offices
Guest: Rachid BelBachir, Community organizer & Hassiba's cousin
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Saturday, June 15, 2013
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Topic: How a Young Activist Helped to Pass the Dream Act in Illinois (Rebroadcast)
Guest: Alaa Mukahhal, Immigrant Youth Justice League Organizer
Topic: How can you get involved in the campaign for immigrant rights?
Guest: Ahlam Jbara, Associate Director of the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago
Host: Janaan Hashim

Friday, June 14, 2013
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Topic: Food for thought: How can obesity & and food insecurity exist simultaneously in a developed society?
Guest: Ms. Danielle Nierenberg, co-founder of Food Tank
Topic: Interfaith in a War Torn Region Guest: Salahuddin Arriyaday PhD., State Coordinator - Interfaith Mediation Center of Nigeria
Host: Dr. Abdus Samee

Thursday, June 13, 2013
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Topic: Comparative Health Systems. US vs UK, Education & Practice | The Middle Eastern RS Coronavirus
Guest: Dr. Salmaan Khan
Guest: Dr. Ayaz Hyder
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, June 12, 2013
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Topic: Iraq Veterans Against the War
Guest: Sabrina Waller, Board of Directors for IVAW
Guest: Ramon Mejia, Convert and Member of IVAW
Guest: Greg Broseus, Art Student and Member of IVAW
Guest: Abdullah Ray, Convert Detained by FBI in South America and Member of IVAW
Host: Nadia Ishaq

Tuesday, June 11, 2013
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Topic: Promoting Education in Pakistan (Rebroadcast)
Guest: Mushtaq Chhapra, Co-Founder and Chairman of The Citizen Foundation
Guest: Ahsan Saleem, Co-founder and Board Member of Citizen Foundation
Guest: Nilofer Saeed, Board Member of Citizen Foundation
Topic: Arizona Immigration Law: State vs Federal Governments
Guest: Margaret C. Hu, Assistant Professor at Duke Law School
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, June 10, 2013
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Topic: DePaul Arena Controversy
Guest: Ashley Bohrer, Kevin Doherty
Host: Shereen Yousuf

Saturday, June 8, 2013
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Topic: Violence in Chicago (Rebroadcast)
Guest: Ameena Matthews, Member of CeaseFire and Subject of the Documentary "The Interrupters"
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Friday, June 7, 2013
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Topic: Getting Ready For Summer
Guest: Khizar Jafri, Urban Gardener
Guest: Emilian Geczi, Chicago Wilderness Project
Guest: Jeff Luteyn, Director Youth Development Chicago Orienteering Club
Host: Dr. Abdus Samee

Thursday, June 6, 2013
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Topic: Phone Record Surveillance by the Government
Guest: Michael Figura, Legal Fellow at Bill of Rights Defense Committee
Guest: Anne Petermann, Executive Director for Global Justice Ecology Project
Host: M Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, June 5, 2013
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Topic: Turkish Uprising
Guest: Banu Ibaoglu Vaughn, Native of Turkey and is currently working on the issue of Transforming Conflict
Guest: Matthew Johnson, Master's student in Peace and Conflict Studies, TheTurkishMarch Blog Runner
Host: Shereen Yousuf

Tuesday, June 4, 2013
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Topic: Healthy City and Local Growth
Guest: Ken Dunn, Founder and Director of the Resource Center, City Farm's Parent Organization
Guest: Claudia Mazola, Taylor Street Farms
Guest: Cassandra West, Founding Editor of Seeding Chicago
Host: Janaan Hashim

Friday, May 31, 2013
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Topic: The Danger of Private Corporate Owned Prisons {Rebroadcast]
Guest: Glen Ford, Executive Editor of Black Agenda Report
Topic: Mad Cow Disease Findings
Guest: Tony Corbo is the senior lobbyist for the food campaign at Food & Water Watch
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, May 30, 2013
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Topic: Psychology of Mass Murderers [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Scott Bonn, Professor of Criminology at Drew University in Madison, NJ
Topic: Do Violent Video Games Contribute to Violence in Society?
Guest: Cheryl Olson, Sociologist
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Wednesday, May 29, 2013
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Topic: A New Era in the Middle East [Rebroadcast]
Guest: Radwan Masmoudi, Founder of the Center for Study of Islam & Democracy (CSID)
Guest: Seif Da'na, Assistant Professor of Sociology and International Studies at the University of Wisconsin - Parkside Specializing in the Mideast and North Africa
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
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Topic: Environmental Awareness in Islam
Guest: Ibrahim Abdul-Matin, Author of Green Deen: What Islam Teaches on Protecting the Environment
Hosts: Shereen Yousuf, Momina Khan (second half only)

Tuesday, May 21, 2013
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Topic: Oklahoma Tornado
Guest: Imam Hassan Ahmed, The Grand Mosque in Oklahoma City
Guest: Ihssan Tahir, Zakat Foundation
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, May 20, 2013
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Topic: Integrating Islam In America
Guest: Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf "Moving the Mountain: Beyond Ground Zero to a New Vision of Islam in America"
Topic: Violence of Drones
Guest: Ed Kinane, Voices For Creative Non-Violence
Host: Dr. Abdus Samee

Thursday, May 16, 2013
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Topic: Stephen Hawking's Boycott on Israel
Guest: Anna Baltzar, National Organizer for the U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation
Host: M Salahuddin Khan

Tuesday, May 14, 2013
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Topic: Al-Nakba, The Catastophe: 65 Anniversary
Guest: Sami Kishawi, Sixteen Minutes to Palestine Blog Runner
Guest: Suhad Babaa, Community Outreach and Digital Resources Manager for Just Vision Organization
Guest: Ramah Kudaimi, Membership and Outreach Coordinator at the US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation
Host: Janaan Hashim

Friday, May 10, 2013
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Topic: The Bill that Pushes The Ban on Foreign Law
Guest: Abed Awad, Expert on Shari'ah Law
Guest: Faiza Patel, Co-Director, Liberty & National Security Program
Host: Dr. Abdus Samee

Thursday, May 9, 2013
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Topic: Who Are Drones Really Harming?
Guest: Akbar Ahmed, Author of The Thistle and The Drone: How America's War on Terror Became a Global War on Tribal Islam
Guest: Joe Lombardo, Co-coordinator of the United National Antiwar Coalition
Host: M Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, May 8, 2013
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Topic: Juvenile Injustice: The Criminalization of Youth in Palestine and Chicago Event
Guest: Lisa Kosowski, Board Member of Arab Jewish Partnership for Peace in the Middle East
Guest: Bernardine Dohrn, Founding Director of The Children and Family Justice Center
Host: Shereen Yousuf

Tuesday, May 7, 2013
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Topic: Inner City Kids and The Inner City Mosque
Guest: Zaineb Abdulla, Site Coordinator, Children's Defense Fund Freedom School
Guest: Bambade Shakoor-Abdullah, PhD, Member of the Board of Directors of the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, May 6, 2013
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Topic: Response to Obama's Statement on Guantanamo Hunger Strikers
Guest: Carlos Warner, Assistan Federal Defender Representing 11 Guantanamo Prisoners
Guest: Jeremy Varon, Organizer with Witness Against Torture
Host: M Salahuddin Khan

Friday, May 3, 2013
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Topic: Situation in Burma
Guest: Myra Dahgaypaw, Burmese Refugee and Campaigns Coordinator for U.S. Campaign For Burma
Guest: Nadia Malik, Director of Communications for Burma Task Force
Host: Dr. Abdus-Samee

Thursday, May 2, 2013
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Topic: A Follow Up of The American Hijab Design Contest
Guest: Shaz Kaiseruddin, Founder of American Hijab Design Contest
Topic: Brighter Dawns Organization
Guest: Tarmim Khan, Co-Founder of Brighter Dawns
Host: M Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, May 1, 2013
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Topic: Shi'a Genocide in Pakistan
Guest: Sakina Rizvi, Chief Program Officer
Guest: Dr. Inamul Haq, Adjunct Professor of Islam at Catholic Theological Union
Guest: Beena Sarwar, Documentary Filmmaker
Host: Shereen Yousuf

Tuesday, April 30, 2013
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Topic: Stress Aversion and Stress Management
Guest: Najah Bhatty, Graduating Student at University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign
Guest: Dr. Noushin Talei Nikfarjam, PhD, Psychoneurologist
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, April 29, 2013
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Topic: Bangladesh Building Collapse
Guest: Barbara Briggs, Assistant Director for Institute for Global Labour and Human Rights
Guest: Shamarukh Mohiuddin, Executive Director for U.S. Bangladesh Advisory Council
Host: Nadia Ishaq

Saturday, April 27, 2013
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Topic: Toledo Mosque Arson Case- Sentencing of the Arsonist
Guest: Steve Dettelbach, U.S. Attorney in Cleveland
Topic: Hate Crimes
Guest: Mark Potok, Senior Fellow of the South Poverty Law Center
Host: Dr. Abdus-Samee

Friday, April 26, 2013
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Topic: Men's Health- Biking
Guest: Luis Iniguez, Company Sales Manager of Kozy's Cyclery
Topic: Men's Health- Islamic Perspective
Guest: Moulana Mubeen Kamani
Host: Dr. Abdus-Samee

Thursday, April 25, 2013
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Topic: Muslims Portrayed in Media
Guest: Deanna Othman, Author of "When The Perpetrator is Muslim, The Motive Must Be Islam"
Topic: American Hijab Design Contest
Guest: Shaz Kaiseruddin, Founder and CEO of American Hijab Design Contest
Host: M Salahuddin Khan

Tuesday, April 23, 2013
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Topic: The Effect of Boston on Communities Around the U.S.
Guest: Imam Sheikh Kifah Mustapha, Imam and Associate Director at Mosque Foundation
Guest: Sumaya Qadr, Community Member of Pheonix, Arizona
Guest: Sameer Syed, Senior at Benedictine University
Topic: What will Boston do to the Immigration Bill?
Guest: Alaa Mukkahal
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, April 22, 2013
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Topic: Miranda Rights and The Boston Suspect
Guest: Tarek Khalil, Graduate of John Marshall Law
Topic: Boston Lockdown
Guest: Azeem Khan, Marathon Runner
Host: M Salahuddin Khan

Thursday, April 18, 2013
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Topic: Boston Marathon Crisis: Muslims' First Hand Account
Guest: Asmae El-Alami, First Medical Responder
Guest: Azeem Khan, Marathon Runner
Host: M Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, April 17, 2013
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Topic: Muslim Reactions to FEMEN
Guest: Rabi'a Khatoon, Member of Facebook Group: Muslim Women Against FEMEN
Hosts: Shereen Yousuf, Momina Khan (Second Half Only)

Tuesday, April 16, 2013
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Topic: Boston Marathon Crisis & the Boston Muslim Community
Guest: Yusufi Vali, Executive Director of Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center
Topic: Boston Marathon Crisis & Media Coverage
Guest: Mark Potok, Senior Fellow of the Southern Poverty Law Center
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, April 15, 2013
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Topic: Adoption in Islam
Guest: Imam Musa Azam Ibrahim
Guest: Haleema Syed-Siddiqui, Adoptive Parent
Guest: Wafa Bennae, Author of Azizah Magazine Article, "The Face of an Unloved Child"
Host: Shereen Yousuf

Saturday, April 13, 2013
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Topic: CPS Shutdown
Guest: Elaine Weiss
Host: Matthew Niemi
Second Half:Re-Run

Friday, April 12, 2013
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Topic: Child Abuse Awareness Month
Guest: Sister Fatima (Pseudonym)
Guest: Imam Musa Azam Ibrahim
Host: Abdus-Samee

Thursday, April 11, 2013
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Topic: Iraqi Refugees In The U.S.
Guest: Arun Gupta
Guest: Salam Hassan
Host: M Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, April 10, 2013
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Topic: Bradley Manning Nobel Peace Prize Nomination
Guest: Jeff Cohen, Nominator
Guest: Kevin Zeese
Host: Shereen Yousuf

Friday, April 5, 2013
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Topic: Tunisia Crisis
Guest: Cindy Weisner, Political Coordinator For Grassroots Global Justice Alliance
Topic: Bangladesh Crisis
Host: Nadia Ishaq

Thursday, April 4, 2013
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Topic: Syrian Peace Process
Guest: Mel Duncan, Director of Advocacy & Outreach Nonviolent Peaceforce
Guest: Reese Erlich, Author of Conversations with Terrorists: Middle East Leaders on Politics, Violence, and Empire
Host: M Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, April 3, 2013
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Topic: Feminism In Islam
Guest: Zahra Suratwala, Co-Founder of "I Speak For Myself"
Topic: Contributions of Women In Islamic History
Guest: Hind Makki, BA In International Relations From Brown
Host: Shereen Yousuf

Wednesday, March 20, 2013
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Topic: Does TV Series "Homeland" Challenge Islamophobia?
Guest: Yair Rosenberg, Religion & Politics Journalist
Topic: Oscar-Nominated "5 Broken Cameras" -- Is Our Culture Shifting?
Guest: Maureen Murphy, Managing Editor of Electronic Intifada
Host: Dr. Muhammad Abdul Samee & Imran

Tuesday, March 19, 2013
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Topic: Muslim Men's Fashion
Guest: Anas Silverwood, Founder of Shukr Clothing
Guest: Mubeen Kamani, Co-Founder of Kamani Clothing
Host: Dr. Muhammad Abdul Samee & Haleem Mohammed

Monday, March 18, 2013
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Topic: Ethnicities of Chicago
Guest: Jeryl Levin, Founder of Chicago Area Ethnic Resources
Guest: Cynthia Linton, Editor of Chicago's Ethnic Handbook
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, March 15, 2013
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Topic: Is the Internet Being Militarized? Guest: Tim Maurer, Cybersecurity Analyst with the Open Technology
Topic: Is John Brennan Fit to Direct the CIA?
Guest: Ray McGovern, Retired CIA Officer turned Political Activist
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, March 14, 2013
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Topic: Violence Against Migrant Women
Guest: Tiffany Williams, Advocacy Director for Break the Chain Campaign
Topic: Islamophobia a Short Chapter in Muslim-West Story
Guest: Muqtedar Khan, Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Relations at the University of Delaware
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, March 13, 2013
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Topic: The State of American Indians Today: Challenges and Achievements
Guest: Tadd Johnson, ex-Chair of the National Indian Gaming Commission, Solicitor General for the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe in Minnesota
Guest: George Lewis, President of the Ho-Chunk Nation in in Wisconsin
Guest: Eutimia Montoya, Stanford University Anthropological Sciences Graduate, Student of the Nahuatal Aztec Language
Host: Imran Husain

Tuesday, March 12, 2013
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Topic: Muslimah Entrepreneurs
Guest: Melanie Elturk, Founder & CEO of Haute Hijab
Guest: Zaineb Abdulla, Co-Founder of Le Rana Ahmar
Host: Janaan Hashim & Dr. Muhammad Abdul Samee

Monday, March 11, 2013
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Topic: The Developing American Muslim Identity: American Imams, Mosques, and Muslim Women
Guest: Genieve Abdo, journalist and author, "Mecca and Main Street: Muslim Life in America After 9/11"
Host: Janaan Hashim

Friday, March 8, 2013
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Topic: Promoting Serenity in the Family
Guest: Taha Ghayyur, Development Manager, Sound Vision, Editor of Newsletter "Marriage Today"
Guest: Zarqa Abid, Campaign Manager, Project Sakinah
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, March 7, 2013
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Topic: Legacy of Hugo Chavez
Guest: George Ciccariello-Maher, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Drexel University
Topic: Will AIPAC Maintain Support While Pushing to Exempt Israel from Sequestration Cuts?
Guest: Josh Ruebner, Advocacy Director of the US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Wednesday, March 6, 2013
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Topic: Representation of Women in the Media
Guest: Imran Siddiqui, Social Media and Communications Director at MissRepresentation.org
Guest: Krista Riley, Editor in Chief of Muslimah Media Watch
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, March 5, 2013
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Topic: The History of Muslims in America
Guest: Jonathan Curiel, Journalist in San Francisco and the Author of Al' America: Travels Through America's Arab and Islamic Roots
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, March 4, 2013
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Topic: A Conversation with Kathy Kelly
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices For Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, March 1, 2013
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Topic: Is the Internet Being Militarized? Guest: Tim Maurer, Cybersecurity Analyst with the Open Technology
Topic: Is John Brennan Fit to Direct the CIA?
Guest: Ray McGovern, Retired CIA Officer turned Political Activist
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, February 28, 2013
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Topic: Violence Against Migrant Women
Guest: Tiffany Williams, Advocacy Director for Break the Chain Campaign
Topic: Islamophobia a Short Chapter in Muslim-West Story
Guest: Muqtedar Khan, Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Relations at the University of Delaware
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, February 27, 2013
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Topic: Will Argo Contribute to Demonization of Iranians & Muslims?
Guest: Ann Hornaday, Chief Film Critic at The Washington Post
Guest: Ahmed Sadri, James P. Gorter Chair of Islamic World STudies at Lake Forest College
Guest: Brian Edwards, Associate Professor of English, Comparative Literary Studies at Northwestern University
Host: Shereen Yousuf

Tuesday, February 26, 2013
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Topic: Freedom Flotilla II: Stay Human
Guest: Ceylon Mooney, He has spent many winters in the West Bank volunteering with Christian peacemaker teams, the International Solidarity Movement
Topic: "Jihad Against Islam" A Report on the Rise of Islamophobia in the US
Guest: Robert Steinback, Deputy Editor of the Southern Poverty Law Center's quarterly magazine, Intelligence Report, and the organization's Hatewatch blog.
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Monday, February 25, 2013
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Topic: Human Rights in Burma
Guest: Phile Robertson, Deputy Director of Human Rights Watch Asia Division
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Friday, February 22, 2013
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Topic: History of The Quran: Memorization, Collection, and Ramadan
Guest: Yasir Birjas, University of Madinah's College of Shariah
Host: Thaer Ahmed

Thursday, February 21, 2013
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Topic: Study Shows Privatized Medicare Less Efficient
Guest: Kip Sullivan, Steering-Committee Member of the Minnesota chapter of Physicians for a National Health Program
Topic: Struggle for Democracy in Bahrain
Guest: Maryam Al-Khawaja, Acting President of the Bahrain Center for Human Rights
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, February 20, 2013
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Topic: Organ Donations and the Market for Body Parts
Guest: Lisa Hager, Secretary of State
Guest: Michelle Goodwin, Author "The Black Market for Body Parts"
Host: Frederick Al-Deen

Tuesday, February 19, 2013
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Topic: Music in African-American Muslim Culture
Guest: Abdul-Malik Ahmad, Native Deen
Guest: Martin Curran, Member of UIUC Black Law Student Association
Host: Janaan Hashim & Dr. Muhammad Abdul Samee

Monday, February 18, 2013
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Topic: Promoting Math and Science Education
Guest: Sandi Everlove, Chief Learning Officer at Washington STEM
Host: Nadia Malik
Topic: Don't Forget About the Liberal Arts
Guest: Michael Zimmerman, Academic Vice President and Provost at Evergreen College in Washington
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, February 15, 2013
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Topic: Is Print Media a Thing of the Past?
Guest: Jeff Musto, Researcher & Spokesperson for the Center for Study of Responsive Law
Guest: Paul Farhi, Staff Writer for the Washington Post
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Is the US Budget Crisis Manufactered?
Guest: Mattea Kramer, National Priorities Project's Director of Research

Thursday, February 14, 2013
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Topic: Are Drone Attacks Fulfilling Their Purpose?
Guest: Marjorie Cohn, Professor of Law at Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi
Topic: Exile, Obama Style
Guest: Murtaza Hussain, Middle Eastern Politics Writer for Al-Jazeera
Guest: Jorge Mujica Murias, Chicago Leader of Immigration and March 10 Movement
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, February 13, 2013
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Topic: Will Zero Dark Thirty Have a Negative Effect on American Culture?
Guest: Aymen Abdel Halim, Communications Director of CAIR-Chicago
Guest: Shahid Buttar, Executive Director of the Bill of Rights Defense Committee
Host: Shereen Yousuf

Tuesday, February 12, 2013
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Topic: Love in Islam
Guest: Shaykh Abdallah Adhami, Founder of Sakeenah
Guest: Dr. Aneesah Nadir, Marriage and Family Life Educator
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, February 11, 2013
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Topic: The Beard Through Time and Faith
Guest: Christopher Oldstone-Moore, Associate Professor of Religion at Wittenberg University
Guest: Rabbi Daniel Bogard, Co-Rabbi of Anshai Emeth Synagoge in Peoria, IL
Guest: Maulana Mubeen Kamani, Instructor at Darul Hikmah Academy in Chicago
Host: Dr. Muhammad Abdul Samee

Friday, February 8, 2013
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Topic: The Tradition of Islamic Marriage in America
Guest: Omar Abdelghany & Hajar Abdul-Rahim, Husband & Wife who Met in High School
Guest: Mohammed Rasheed & Shayma Salman, Husband & Wife, Met Through Mutual Friend
Guest: Imam Kifah Mustapha, Associate Director, Mosque Foundation
Host: Salman Azam & Hiba Abdul-Rahim

Thursday, February 7, 2013
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Topic: Are the Archetects of the Iraq War Eyeing Iran?
Guest: Norman Solomon is co-founder of RootsAction.org
Topic: Are Drone Attacks Fulfilling Their Purpose?
Guest: Marjorie Cohn, Professor of Law @ Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Wednesday, February 6, 2013
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Topic: Drone Warfare Justified by American Tribalism?
Guest: Ed Kinane, Voices For Creative Non-Violence
Host: Shereen Yousef

Tuesday, February 5, 2013
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Topic: Interfaith Harmony Week 2013
Guest: Mary Nelson, Council for a Parliament of the World's Religions
Guest: Jenny Levy, Co-Founder of the Jewish and Muslim Dialogue Club at UIUC
Host: Janaan Hashim & Dr. Muhammad Abdul Samee

Monday, February 4, 2013
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Topic: The Beard Through Time and Faith
Guest: Christopher Oldstone-Moore, Associate Professor of Religion at Wittenberg University
Guest: Rabbi Daniel Bogard, Co-Rabbi of Anshai Emeth Synagoge in Peoria, IL
Guest: Maulana Mubeen Kamani, Instructor at Darul Hikmah Academy in Chicago
Host: Dr. Muhammad Abdul Samee

Friday, February 1, 2013
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Topic: CMECCA School and the Importance of Islamic and Faith Based Edcuation
Guest: Dr. Bambade, Dr. Bambade Shakoor-Abdulla, Principal of CMECCA School
Topic: Muslim Theater: Creating an Environment for Intercultural and Interfaith Dialogue
Guest: Zakiyyah El-Amin, Award Winning Director and Producer
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, January 31, 2013
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Topic: Oligarchy vs Democracy in America
Guest: Jeffrey Winters, Professor of Political Economy, Northwestern University, Author, Oligarchy
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, January 30, 2013
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Topic: Mawlid In Chicago
Guest: Muhammad Saeed Sukhairy, Member of the Chicago Mawlid Committee
Guest: Ahmed Hashim, Instructor of Islamic World Studies at DePaul University
Guest: Marion Holems Katz, Associate Professor of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies at New York University
Host: Shereen Yousuf

Tuesday, January 29, 2013
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Topic: Ethnicities of Chicago
Guest: Jeryl Levin, Founder of Chicago Area Ethnic Resources
Guest: Cynthia Linton, Editor of Chicago's Ethnic Handbook
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, January 28, 2013
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Topic: Cyberpolitics
Guest: Dr. Christopher Bronk, Baker Institute Fellow in Information Technology Policy
Topic: Obama's Kill List
Guest: Coleen Rowley, Former FBI Chief Legal Adviser
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Friday, January 25, 2013
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Topic: Republican Party's Loss and Future
Guest: Dr. Mohammed Alo, Muslim Republican Activist
Topic: Muslims in India
Guest: Dr. AbuSaleh Shariff, Chief Scholar at the US-Policy Institute
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, January 24, 2013
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Topic: My Halal Kitchen
Guest: Yvonne Maffei, Founder of My Halal Kitchen
Host: Imran Husain

Wednesday, January 23, 2013
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Topic: Will Science Find a Soul at the Quantum Level?
Guest: Stuart Hameroff, Associate Director of the Center for Consciousness Studies
Topic: Bachmann's Muslim Witch Hunt
Guest: Alex Seitz-Wald, Policy Journalist and Staff Writer at Salon.com
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Tuesday, January 22, 2013
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Topic: Explaining Islam to the Public
Guest: Edward Curtis, Professor of Religious Studies at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Topic: Political Engagement in the United States
Guest: Robert Jensen, journalism professor at the University of Texas at Austin
Host: Junaid Ahmed

Monday, January 21, 2013
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Topic: Martin Luther King Jr.: What We've Accomplished and What We Still Need to Do
Guest: Robert Jensen, Professor of Journalism at University of Texas at Austin
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, January 18, 2013
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Topic: Is the FBI Fighting Terror with the Right Methods?
Guest: Trevor Aaronson, Author of "The Terror Factory"
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, January 17, 2013
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Topic: Why Does the US Elite Want Hugo Chavez Removed?
Guest: Greg Palast, Investigative Reporter
Topic: Are Pakistani Politics at a Turning Point?
Guest: Junaid Ahmad, Law Professor at Lahore University of Management Sciences
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Wednesday, January 16, 2013
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Topic: How to Combat Stereotypes in Media?
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, Creator of MyJihad Ad Campaign
Guest: Debra Merskin, Associate Professor of Communications Theory and Ethics at University of Oregon
Guest: Dr. Scott Lea, Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases at University of Texas Medical Branch
Host: Shereen Yousef

Tuesday, January 15, 2013
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Topic: Making it Through Flu Season in Illinois
Guest: Imam Mohammed Musa, Director of Religious Affairs for the Shura of Islamic Family Counselors of America
Guest: Dr. Birinder S. Marwah, Director of the Acute Care Geriatric Unit at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
Guest: Dr. Scott Lea, Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases at University of Texas Medical Branch
Host: Janaan Hashim & Dr. Muhammad Abdul Samee

Monday, January 14, 2013
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Topic: Why Peace Activism is Still Needed
Guest: Joe Lombardo, Co-coordinator of the United National Antiwar Coalition
Guest: Sara Flaunders, United National Antiwar Coalition Administrative Committee Member
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, January 11, 2013
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Topic: Facing Bigotry
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager for Sound Vision
Guest: Dona J. Stewart, Assistant Professor of Geography and Associate Director of the Center for Middle East Peace, Culture and Development at Georgia State University
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, January 10, 2013
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Topic: Psychology of Mass Murderers
Guest: Scott Bonn, Professor of Criminology at Drew University in Madison, NJ
Topic: Do Violent Video Games Contribute to Violence in Society?
Guest: Cheryl Olson, Sociologist
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Wednesday, January 9, 2013
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Topic: Go Green in Schools, Homes, and Companies
Guest: Jill Buck, Executive Director of Go Green Initiative
Guest: Kamilah Shuaibe, Remarkable Current Artist
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Tuesday, January 8, 2013
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Topic: A Conversation with a Former Wall Street VP
Guest: Haleem Mohammed, Former VP of Investing on Wall Street
Topic: Odd News
Host: Janaan Hashim & Dr. Muhammad Abdul Samee

Monday, January 7, 2013
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Topic: Ethnicities of Chicago
Guest: Jeryl Levin, Founder of Chicago Area Ethnic Resources
Guest: Cynthia Linton, Editor of Chicago's Ethnic Handbook
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, January 4, 2013
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Topic: Warrantless Surveillance Laws Quietly Expanded During Fiscal Cliff Commotion
Guest: Michael Figura, BORDC Muslim Legal Fund of America Legal Fellow
Topic: Bangladesh War Crime Tribunal Hindered By Politics
Guest: Dr. Mir Masoom Ali, Bangali-American Statistician
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Thursday, January 3, 2013
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Topic: How Did Big Money Influence Politics in 2012?
Guest: Paul Jorgensen, Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Texas - Pan American
Guest: Thomas Ferguson, Professor of Political Science at the University of Massachusetts, Boston
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, January 2, 2013
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Topic: How Do We Apply the Second Amendment in 2013?
Guest: Harvey Wasserman, Journalist, Historian, and Eco-Activist
Guest: Glenn Sacks, Journalist & Activist
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, January 1, 2013
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Topic: New Superheroes to Fight Evil in 2013
Guest: Franklin Torres, Comic Collector
Guest: Naif Al-Mutawa, Creator of The 99
Host: Janaan Hashim & Dr. Muhammad Abdul Samee

Monday, December 31, 2012
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Topic: Things to do on New Year's Eve
Guest: Nadia Ismail, Pre-med Student at the University of Chicago
Guest: Marwa Abed, Majoring in Political Science and Islamic World Studies at DePaul University
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, December 28, 2012
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Topic: Praying on Friday in a Judaeo-Christian Work Week
Guest: Dr. Mohammed Kaiseruddin, Vice Chairman of Downtown Islamic Center
Guest: Deen Farooq, Senior in Engineering at UIUC
Guest: Hasan Shahid, Statistician for U.S. Census Bureau
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, December 27, 2012
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Topic: The Disappearance & Indictment of Aafia Siddiqui
Guest: Mauri Saalakhan, Activist
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, December 26, 2012
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Topic: Review of 2012: Highlights for American Muslims
Guest: Deanna Othman, Assistant Editor of Islamic Horizons Magazine
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, December 25, 2012
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Topic: Christmas in Muslim-Majority Countries
Guest: Syed Sulayman Abidi, Imam of Bait ul Ilm Center
Guest: Rev. Dr. Mitri Raheb, Pastor of Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bethlehem
Guest: Irene Yanni, Egyptian Coptic Christian
Host: Janaan Hashim & Dr. Muhammad Abdul Samee

Monday, December 24, 2012
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Topic: American Muslim Christmas Experience
Guest: Martin Curran, Muslim Convert
Guest: Inamul Haq, Chicago Imam
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Friday, December 21, 2012
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Topic: Review of 2012: Highlights for Peace & Justice
Guest: David Swanson, Anti-War Activist & Author
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, December 20, 2012
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Topic: What Does Syria's Revolution Mean for its Religious Minorities?
Guest: Majid Rafizadeh, Contributing Editor for Harvard International Review
Topic: Review of 2012: Highlights for the Muslim World
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Development Manager for Sound Vision
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, December 19, 2012
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Topic: Future of Nationalism in a Global Age: America, Europe, & Burma
Guest: Ian Tyrrell, Professor Emeritus of History at University of New South Wales
Guest: Lisa Brooten, Associate Professor of Radio, Television and Digital Media at Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, December 18, 2012
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Topic: Staying Slim On A Slim Budget This Winter
Guest: Hannah El-Amin, Nutritionist & Physician
Guest: Khoshal Azami, Personal Trainer & Founder of Body By Khoshal
Hosts: Janaan Hashim & Dr. Muhammad Abdul Samee

Monday, December 17, 2012
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Topic: Why Is Violence in US Increasing?
Guest: Jessica Klein, Professor of Anthropology & Sociology at Adelphi University
Topic: What Does Palestine's New Statehood Status Mean?
Guest: Francis Boyle, International Law Professor at University of Illinois
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Wednesday, December 12, 2012
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Topic: Drone Warfare Justified by American Tribalism?
Guest: Ed Kinane, Voices For Creative Non-Violence
Host: Shereen Yousef

Tuesday, December 11, 2012
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Topic: Civil Servants and Their Stories
Guest: Sohair Omar, Policy & Operations Director at the Illinois Finance Authority
Guest: Humaira Bassith, Interim Director at CIOGC
Guest: Toni Preckwinkle, President of the Cook County Board
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, December 10, 2012
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Topic: The Spirituality of Time Management
Guest: Sue Becker, Writer and Professional Organizer
Topic: Are Federal Aide Programs Back-firing?
Guest: Shawn Fremstad, Juris Doctor and Non-profit Consultant
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Friday, December 7, 2012
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Topic: The Fight Over the Egyptian Constitution
Guest: Jennifer Loewenstein, Associate Director of the Middle East Studies Program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Host: Salahuddin Khan Topic: 10,000 Souls March For Shia Killings in Pakistan
Guest: Naqi Haider, Organizer
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, December 6, 2012
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Topic: Should the Postal Service be Privatized?
Guest: Harvey Smith, Save the Berkley Post Office Activist
Topic: Updates Straight From Bradley Manning's Pre-Trial Hearing
Guest: Kevin Gosztola, Staff Writer for FireDogLake
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, December 5, 2012
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Topic: What Does Palestine's New Statehood Status Mean?
Guest: Francis Boyle, International Law Professor at University of Illinois
Topic: Gaza in the Context of Waning US Power
Guest: Vijay Prashad, Professor and Director of International Studies at Trinity College in CT
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, November 29, 2012
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Topic: Is Education the Solution in Pakistan & Afghanistan?
Guest: Saad Shahab, President of Youth Outreach for Your DIL
Guest: Faheem Younus, Founder of Muslimamerican.com
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Tuesday, November 27, 2012
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Topic: Transformative Experiences at Hajj Pilgrimage
Guest: Muhammad Abdul Samee
Guest: Mehnaz Khalfan
Guest: Heena Musabji Host: Janaan Hashim

Friday, November 23, 2012
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Topic: Muharram and Muharram in Manhatten
Guest: Syed Sulayman Abidi, Scholar at Baitul Ilm
Guest: Naqi Haider, Coordinator of Muharram in Manhatten
Host: Shereen Yousef

Thursday, November 22, 2012
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Topic: History of Thanksgiving
Guest: Penny Colman, Author of Thanksgiving: The True Story
Hosts: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi & Shereen Yousef

Wednesday, November 21, 2012
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Topic: Media Hubbub on Fiscal Cliff and Secession
Guest: Randall Wray, Professor of Economics at University of Missouri-Kansas City
Guest: Bob Cesca, Journalist and Podcast Host
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, November 15, 2012
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Topic: Chicago Muslim Thanksgiving Turkey Drive 2012
Guest: Jihad Shoshara, Volunteer Coordinator
Topic: Israel Striking Gaza Again
Guest: Cindy Corrie, Activist
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Monday, November 12, 2012
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Topic: Michelle Bachmann Stands By Muslim Witch Hunt
Guest: Alex Seitz-Wald, Policy Writer at Salon.com
Topic: FBI Informants and the Muslim-American Community
Guest: Petra Bartosiewicz, Investigative Journalist
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Friday, November 9, 2012
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Topic: Re-caps on the Election and Chicago Terrorist
Guest: Michael Luciano, Senior Editor at PolicyMic
Guest: Michael Deutch, Attorney at the People's Law Office
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, November 8, 2012
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Topic: Will Science Find a Soul at the Quantum Level?
Guest: Stuart Hameroff, Associate Director of the Center for Consciousness Studies
Topic: Bachmann's Muslim Witch Hunt
Guest: Alex Seitz-Wald, Policy Journalist and Staff Writer at Salon.com
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, November 7, 2012
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Topic: Republican Party's Loss and Future
Guest: Dr. Mohammed Alo, Muslim Republican Activist
Topic: Muslims in India
Guest: Dr. AbuSaleh Shariff, Chief Scholar at the US-Policy Institute
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, November 6, 2012
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Topic: Election Night! Talking With Your Friendly Neighborhood American Muslims
Guest: Waleed Jassim, Retired Engineer
Guest: Deen Farooq, Undergraduate Student in Engineering Mechanics
Guest: Dana Al-Qadi, Graduate Student in Evironmental Engineering
Guest: Imran Ikram, Graduate Student in Islamic Studies
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, October 30, 2012
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Topic: Is the Climate On Steroids?
Guest: Joe Romm, Fellow at American Progress and is the editor of Climate Progress
Topic: Muslims Responding to Hurricane Sandy with Helping Hand
Guest: Jane Aslam, Director of Disaster Response Services for ICNA Relief USA Host: Janaan Hashim

Friday, October 26, 2012
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Topic: Eid Ul-Adha 2012
Lecture By: Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad
Music By: Zain Bhikha, Dawud Wharnsby-Ali, Khaled Belghouzi, Qatranuda
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, October 25, 2012
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Topic: Defeating the Two-Party System with your Vote Buddy
Guest: Kent Van Cleave, Philosophy PhD Candidate and founder of VoteBuddy.com
Topic: Why Did Jesus, Moses, the Buddha, and Mohammed Cross the Road?
Guest: Brian McLaren, Author, Activist, and Theologian
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
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Topic: Creative Muslims Spicing Up the Melting Pot
Guest: Mohamed Geraldez, Entrepreneur and Investor
Guest: Matt Niemi, Founder of ska/reggae/dance-punk band "The Skalalitabs"
Guest: Abdul Aziz Makkawy, Partner, Applied Engineering Technologies
Host: Janaan Hashim & Shereen Yousef

Monday, October 22, 2012
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Topic: Why the War in Libya Is Far From Over
Guest: Horace Campbell, Professor of African-American Studies and Political Science at Syracuse University
Topic: Obama Can't Answer For Continued Bush Policies
Guest: Kevin Gosztola, journalist for DogFireLake.com
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Friday, October 19, 2012
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Topic: Will Corporate-Owned Voting Machines Rig the Election?
Guest: Bob Fitrakis, Professor of Political Science and Editor of FreePress.org
Topic: Are Single-Member Districts Creating the Two-Party System?
Guest: Rob Richie, Director of FairVote
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, October 18, 2012
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Topic: Malala Yousefzai and Illegal Surveillance of Veterans For Peace
Guest: Pat Scanlon, Coordinator of Veterans For Peace Chapter 9
Topic: From MTV to Mecca
Guest: Kristiane Backer, TV Presenter, Journalist, and Muslim Convert
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, October 17, 2012
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Topic: California Bans Sexual Reorientation Therapies For Minors
Guest: Erik Eckholm, Reporter and Editor of the New York Times
Guest: David Pickup, Reorientation Therapist
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, October 16, 2012
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Topic: Hit The Road: Autumn Runs Helping Non-Profits and Keeping Us Healthy
Guest: Sameer Syed, Muslim Athlete
Guest: Liv Bethel, Co-Owner of Running Excels and Organizer of Tombstone 5K
Guest: Jen Van Allen, Special Projects Editor of Runner's World Magazine
Host: Janaan Hashim

Friday, October 12, 2012
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Topic: How To Deal With Iran?
Guest: Muhammad Sahimi, political commentator for Tehran Bureau and Professor of Engineering at USC-LA
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, October 11, 2012
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Topic: Chavez Wins Venezuelan Elections by Declining Margin
Guest: Miguel Tinker Salas, Professor of Latin American History at Pomona College
Topic: Will the Candidates be Debating About Real Foreign Policy Issues?
Guest: Peter Van Buren, State Department Whistleblower and Author
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, October 9, 2012
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Topic: Breast Cancer Awareness
Guest: Farhana Mirza, Breast Cancer Patient
Guest: Jeanine Askar, Student Council Advisor at Aqsa School
Guest: Dr. Mohammed Hussain, Consultant Medical Oncologist and Hematologist at Rush Copley Hospital
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, October 8, 2012
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Topic: Are US Authorities Selectively Enforcing Laws to Crush Dissent?
Guest: Benjamin Meyer, civil rights attorney
Guest: Elliott Adams, former president of Veterans For Peace
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, October 4, 2012
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Topic: Removal of Mujahideen-e-Khalq from Terrorist List
Guest: Jamal Abdi, Policy Director of the National Iranian American Council
Topic: Presidential Debate Analysis
Guest: Thomas Ferguson, Professor of Political Science at the University of Massachuesetts
Host: Salahuddin Khan
Wednesday, October 3, 2012
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Topic: Is Race Just In Our Heads?
Guest: Jay Van Bavel, Assistant Professor of Psychology at NY University
Topic: Islam's Message Against Racism
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, October 2, 2012
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Topic: How will strict Voter ID Laws Disenfranchise Voters?
Guest: Keesha Gaskins, Senior Counsel in the Brennan Center's Democracy Program
Topic: Shell Attempts to Block Employees Access to Information on its Crimes Overseas
Guest: Andy Biclbaum, leading member of The Yes Men activist group
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Monday, October 1, 2012
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Topic: Genocide in Burma
Guest: Dr. Wakar Uddin, Chairman of Burmese Rohingya Association of North America and Director-General of Arakan Rohingya Union
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, September 28, 2012
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Topic: Why Is There Salmonella in my Peanut Butter?
Guest: William Marler, managing partner of Marler Clark Food Safety Law Firm
Topic: Is Iran a Great Distraction for the "Great Satan"?
Guest: Yousef Munayyer, Executive Director of the Jerusalem Fund
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, September 27, 2012
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Topic: Perceptions of Gender in Islam
Guest: Asma Uddin, Founder & Editor-in-Chief of Altmuslimah.com
Topic: Living Under Drones
Guest: Mohammad Mehdi Ali, co-author of Living Under Drones Report
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, September 26, 2012
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Topic: Do They Hate Us?
Guest: Ben Levine, Professor of Middle Eastern History at University of California Irvine
Topic: Savage Ads
Guest: Annie Rawlings, Director of Outreach at NY Interfatih Center
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, September 25, 2012
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Topic: What's the State of the UN?
Guest: James Paul, executive director of the Global Policy Forum
Topic: Quaker Friends Fiduciary Disinvesting from Companies Supporting Israeli Military
Guest: Anne Remley, founder of the Palestine-Israel Action Group
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Friday, September 21, 2012
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Topic: Who Will the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Really Benefit?
Guest: Ben Beachy, Research Director at Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch
Topic: Who's Standardizing the Tests?
Guest: Isabel Nu�ez, Associate Professor in the Center for Policy Studies and Social Justice at Concordia University, Chicago
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Wednesday, September 19, 2012
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Topic: Are Romney and His Friends Dodging Taxes, or do they own the IRS?
Guest:James S. Henry, investigative journalist & economist
Topic: Triumphs & Challenges of Chicago Teachers' Union
Guest: Pauline Lipman, Professor of Educational Policy Studies at UIC
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, September 18, 2012
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Topic: National Democratic Party for Human Rights of Burma holds rally at UN headquarters
Guest: Kyaw Soe Aung, the General Secretary of NDPHR(exile-HQ)USA and Acting President of Burmese Rohingya American Friendship Association
Topic: Why is Corporate America Bashing our Public Schools?
Guest: Susan Ohanian, fellow at the National Education Policy Center, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Monday, September 17, 2012
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Topic: What's happening to Chicago Public Education
Guest: Brandon Johnson, Organizer in Chicago Teacher's Union
Topic: Occupy Anniversary and Fighting Chicago Homelessness
Guest: Laura Gottesdiener, journalist and activist
Guest: Thomas Turner, housing justice activist
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Friday, September 14, 2012
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Topic: Is the US Sliding Towards Authoritarianism?
Guest: Shahid Buttar, Executive Director of the Bill of Rights Defense Committee
Topic: Libyan Winter?
Guest: Vijay Prashad, Director of International Studies at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, September 13, 2012
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Topic: Embassy Attack in Libya: Not All the Facts are out yet
Guest: Marium Mohiuddin, Communications Coordinator, Muslim Public Affairs Council
Topic: Destructive Cults and How to Avoid Them
Guest: Steve Hassan, Psychologist and Former Cult Member
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
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Topic: Drone Warfare Protestors Convicted for Trespassing
Guest: Brian Terrell, Co-coordinator for Voices for Creative Non-Violence
Topic: Chicago Teachers Struggling for Justice and True Education
Guest: Kevin Kumashiro, Professor of Educational Policy Studies at University of Illinois Chicago
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, September 11, 2012
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Topic: A Chat with Jon Cragoe
Guest: Jon Cragoe
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Monday, September 10, 2012
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Topic: Torah, Gospel, & Qur'an to be Released in One Volume
Guest: Brian Arthur Brown, Editor and Theologian
Topic: Arab-American Muhammad Salah Designated "Terrorist" Without Trial
Guest: Michael E. Deutsch, Attorney at the People's Law Office
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, September 6, 2012
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Topic: Dissent From the Two-Party System
Guest: Arun Gupta, Independent Journalist
Topic: Democratic Convention Not So Democratic
Guest: Ali Abuminah, co-founder of The Electronic Intifada
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, September 5, 2012
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Topic: Systemic Racism in Re-building New Orleans
Guest: Jordan Flaherty, author of Floodlines
Topic: God's Prophets Commanded the Giving of Just Wages
Guest: Rev. Stephen J. Copley, chairman of Let Justice Roll Living Wage Coalition
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, September 4, 2012
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Topic: Mitt Romney & Religion
Topic: Crypto-Muslim in Mormonistan
Guest: Martin Curran, UIUC Law Student
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Monday, September 3, 2012
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Topic: Evolution & Religion
Guest: Dr. Michael Zimmerman, founder of the Clergy Letter Project
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Friday, August 31, 2012
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Topic: Healthcare in France and the US
Guest: Dr. Paul V. Dutton, historian of health and social policy
Topic: Why is the NYT Ignoring Iran's Call for Abolition of Nukes?
Guest: Alice Slater, New York Director of the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, August 30, 2012
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Topic: Keeping Kosher in the Modern World
Guest: Rabbi Sholem Fishbane of the Chicago Rabbinical Council
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, August 29, 2012
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Topic: Do the Republican & Democratic National Conventions Matter?
Guest: Mildred Sanders, professor of government at Cornell University
Topic: Voter-Caging Criminal Kicks Off RNC
Guest: Greg Palast, investigative journalist
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Tuesday, August 28, 2012
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Topic: Is Ron Paul Being Co-Opted?
Guest: Ivan Eland, Senior Fellow and Director at the Independent Institute
Topic: Why We Shouldn't Be Pushing Employees Past a 40-Hour Work Week
Guest: Sara Robinson, Senior Editor of "Visions" page at Alternet.org
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Monday, August 27, 2012
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Topic: A Conversation with our friends from On Look Films
Guest: Anna Kipervaser and Rodion Galperin
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Friday, August 24, 2012
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Topic: A Conversation with Author and Subject of book "Out Of The Box"
Guest: Author Julie C. Morse and Bob Harris
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, August 23, 2012
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Topic: Gun Violence as a Social Disease
Guest: Garen Wintemute, Director of the Violence Prevention Research Program
Topic: Voter-ID Election Fraud
Guest: Corbin Carson, Investigative Journalist on Electrion Fraud
Host: Nadia Malik

Wednesday, August 22, 2012
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Topic: Agent Orange Cleanup in Vietnam
Guest: Susan Hammond, Director of the War Legacies Project
Topic: Chinese Investment in Africa
Guest: Deborah Brautigam, Professor of International Development and Comparative Politics at John Hopkins University
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, August 21, 2012
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Topic: Sports Culture at American Universities
Guest: Ellen Staurowsky, Professor of Sport Management at Drexel University
Topic: Is Higher Education Really A Good Investment for the Future?
Guest: Sandy Baum, Financial Aid & Admissions Consultant at Skidmore College
Host: Nadia Malik

Monday, August 20, 2012
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Topic: Eid Program
Host: Nadia Malik

Sunday, August 19, 2012
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Topic: Eid Program
Host: Nadia Malik

Saturday, August 18, 2012
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Topic: Preparing for Eid (re-broadcast)
Guest: Kiran Ansari, Former Communications Director for the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Development Manager for Sound Vision
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, August 17, 2012
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Topic: Nobel Laureates Condemn "Stars Earn Stripes" Reality Show
Guest: Jody Williams, Nobel Women's Initiative, Received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1997
Topic: Joe Walsh: A Threat to Illinois' Safety
Guest: Qasim Rashid, Muslim Champlain for Virginia State Prisons
Host: Nadia Malik

Thursday, August 16, 2012
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Topic: "All-American: 45 American Men on Being Muslim"
Guest: Zahra Suratwala, Editor, Co-Founder of I Speak for Myself
Guest: Jason van Boom, Contributor, Director of the Nicholas of Cusa Insitute
Guest: Mark Gonzales, Contributor, HBO Def Poet
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
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Topic: The NFL, Hajj and Being Muslim
Guest: Hamza Abdullah, Professional Football Player
Host: Nadia Malik
Topic: Two Professional Football Players Take their Mother to Hajj (re-broadcast)
Guests: Jamila, Khaled and Raheem Abdullah
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
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Topic: Recent Violent Acts Against Muslim Institutions
Guest: Zaher Sahloul, Chair of CIOGC, the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Muslim Public Affairs Council, MPAC, Takes a Look at Islamophobia
Guest: Mark Potok, Editor-in-Chief of the Southern Poverty Law Center's "Intelligence Report"
Guest: Wajahat Ali, Co-Author of "Fear, Inc.: The Roots of the Islamophobia Network in America"
Guest: Salam Al-Marayati, President, MPAC
Host: Nadia Malik

Monday, August 13, 2012
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Topic: Obsessed with Technology
Guest: Dr. Larry Rosen, Professor of Psychology and Author of "iDisorder: Understanding our Obsession with Technology and Overcoming its Hold on Us"
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Future of Technology
Guest: Alex Knapp, Social Media Editor at Forbes and Writer of "Robot Overlords" at Forbes.com
Host: Nadia Malik

Saturday, August 11, 2012
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Topic: Getting the Most out of Ramadan (re-broadcast)
Guest: Imam Senad Agic, head Imam of the Islamic Association of Bosniaks in North America
Topic: Getting Kids Involved in the Ramadan Spirit (re-broadcast)
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager at Sound Vision
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Ramadan Recipes (re-broadcast)
Guest: Yvonne Maffei, Food Writer and Founder of MyHalalKitchen.com
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Friday, August 10, 2012
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Topic: Promoting Math and Science Education
Guest: Sandi Everlove, Chief Learning Officer at Washington STEM
Host: Nadia Malik
Topic: Don't Forget About the Liberal Arts
Guest: Michael Zimmerman, Academic Vice President and Provost at Evergreen College in Washington
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, August 9, 2012
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Topic: Hijab and Sports
Guest: Sertac Sehlikoglu, PhD Candidate Writing a Thesis on Muslim Women's Participation in Sports and Runs a Muslim Women in Sports Blog
Topic: Photo Documentary of Hijab
Guest: Sadaf Syed, Photographer and Author of "iCover: A Day in the Life of an American Muslim COVERed Girl"
Host: Nadia Malik

Wednesday, August 8, 2012
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Topic: Religious Violence
Guest: Mark Juergensmeyer, Professor of Sociology and Author of "Terror in the Mind of God: The Global Rise of Religious Violence"
Host: Nadia Malik
Topic: The Sikh Community and its Reaction to the Wisconsin Gurdwara Shootings
Guest: Dr. Satpal Singh, Chairperson of the World Sikh Council - America Region
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, August 7, 2012
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Topic: Parenting in the Facebook Age
Guest: Aisha Sultan, Parenting Columnist at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: 30 Mosques and Social Media
Guest: Aman Ali, Comedian and Co-Creator of the "30 Mosques in 30 Days" Project
Host: Nadia Malik

Monday, August 6, 2012
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Topic: Soda Ban in New York: Good Idea To Curb Obesity or a Breach of Personal Rights?
Guest: Andrew Morris, Professor of Law and Business at the University of Alabama
Guest: Walter Willett, Professor of Epidemiology and Nutrition at Harvard School of Public Health
Host: Nadia Malik

Saturday, August 4, 2012
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Topic: Ramadan: The Spiritual Benefits to the Body and Soul (re-broadcast)
Guest: Inamul Haq, Expertise in Islamic Theology, Quranic Studies, International Educational Background and Interreligious Professional Experience
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Friday, August 3, 2012
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Topic: What Can You Do to Affect Climate Change?
Guest: John Rogers, Senior Analyst at the Union of Concerned Scientists and one of the authors of "Cooler Smarter: Practical Steps for Low-Carbon Living"
Host: Nadia Malik
Topic: What Are Scientists Doing to Affect Climate Change?
Guest: Michael Lemonick, Senior Science Writer for Climate Central
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Thursday, August 2, 2012
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Topic: Explaining Islam to the World
Guest: Manzoor Hussain, author of "Islam: An Essential Understanding for Fellow Americans"
Topic: Breaking Bad Habits in Ramadan
Guest: Taha Ghayyur, Development Manager of Sound Vision
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wenesday, August 1, 2012
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Topic: Women Still Can't Have It All?
Guest: Asma Uddin, Editor-In-Chief of AltMuslimah.com and Legal Fellow with the Institute for Social Policy and Understanding
Guest: Shazia Riaz, Events and Publicity Editor at AltMuslimah.com and Graduate of the University of Alberta
Guest: Zehra Rizavi, Managing Editor at AltMuslimah.com and Associate Editor of "Strategic U.S. Public Diplomacy in a Global Communication Era"
Host: Nadia Malik

Tuesday, July 31, 2012
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Topic: Revolution in Egypt
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, Executive Director of CAIR-Chicago, who was on the streets of Cairo for the revolution and first presidential elections
Host: Nadia Malik

Monday, July 30, 2012
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Topic: Healthy Consumption During Ramadan
Guest: Naazish YarKhan, Manager of Halal Consumer Magazine and Content Strategy Director at the Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America
Host: Nadia Malik
Topic: Ramadan and Community Involvement
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, SoundVision Manager of Content Development
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Saturday, July 28, 2012
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Topic: Trapped by the Baha'i Faith in Iran
Guest: Nasrin Nakhaei, Whose Father is Imprisoned in Iran, Likely Because of His Baha'i Faith
Host: Nadia Malik

Friday, July 27, 2012
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Topic: The Fracturing of Mali
Guest: Ousmane Drame, Imam of Masjid Al Farooq in Chicago
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, July 26, 2012
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Topic: Violence in Chicago
Guest: Ameena Matthews, Member of CeaseFire and Subject of the Documentary "The Interrupters"
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, July 25, 2012
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Topic: Gun Violence and the Horrific Colorado Shootings
Guest: Yeshua Moser-Puangsuwan, Board Member of Small Arms Survey
Topic: Latinos and Their Impact on the Presidential Election
Guest: Jorge Mujica, Community-Labor Activist on Latino Issues and Immigration
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, July 24, 2012
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Topic: The Plight of Rohingya Muslims in Burma
Guest: Dr. Nora Rowley, doctor and human rights activist for the Rohingya
Guest: Kyaw Soe Aung, General Secretary of the National Democratic Party for Human Rights in Exile
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, July 23, 2012
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Topic: How the Drought is Affecting Illinois Farmers
Guest: John Hawkins, Farm Information Web Editor, Illinois Farm Bureau
Topic: The National and Economic Effects of the Drought
Guest: Mike Doherty, Senior Economist and Policy Analyst, Illinois Farm Bureau
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, July 19, 2012
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Topic: Consumers: The Losers When it Comes to Gas Prices
Guest: Tyson Slocum, Director of Public Citizen's Energy Program
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, July 18, 2012
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Topic: Are Media Missing the Point on Climate Change?
Guest: Neil deMause, Journalist who has written extensively about climate change
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi
Topic: War and Climate Change
Guest: Robert Koehler, Journalist and Author of "Courage Grows Strong at the Wound"
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, July 17, 2012
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Topic: The Cruel Comedy of the Jamie Dimon Trial
Guest: Aaron Task, Wall Street Expert Journalist and Co-Host of "The Daily Ticker" at Yahoo! Finance
Topic: Fighting Back Against NYC's Stop and Frisk Policies
Guest: Aisha Al-Adawiya
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, July 16, 2012
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Topic: Discussion of the Torah
Guest: Rabbi Michael Balinsky, Executive Vice President of the Chicago Board of Rabbis
Topic: Wisconsin Recall Election
Guest: Andy Kroll, Staff Reporter in the D.C. Bureau of Mother Jones
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Saturday, July 14, 2012
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Topic: Is the clergy interested in religious liberty for all and justice for victims of abuse?
Guest: Paul Moses, Journalist and Professor of Jouralism at Brooklyn College and the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, July 13, 2012
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Topic: Will Farmers Markets on West Side Improve Community Health?
Guest: Mari Gallagher, Researcher who coined term "food desert"
Topic: Muslim Outreach at Urbana Farmers' Market
Guest: Adul Qadim Zalloum, Central Illinois Mosque and Islamic Center Dawah Committee Member
Host: Matthew AbdulHaqq Niemi

Thursday, July 12, 2012
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Topic: Translating the Word of God
Guest: Laleh Bakhtiar, Translator of the Qur'an
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, July 11, 2012
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Topic: Engaging the Muslim World
Guest: Juan Cole, Professor of History at the University of Michigan
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Tuesday, July 10, 2012
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Topic: A Conversation with David Swanson
Guest: David Swanson, Activist and Author
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, July 9, 2012
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Topic: South Sudan After One Year of Independence
Guest: Noah Gottschalk, Senior Policy Advisor for Humanitarian Response of Oxfam America
Topic: UNESCO Declares Church of Nativity Endangered Heritage Site & other news Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, July 6, 2012
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Topic: Militants Destroy Timbuktu Shrines
Guest: Nii Akuetteh, former director of Africa Action
Topic: Funny Business in Mexican Election? Guest: Laura Carlsen, Director of Americas Program of the Center for International Policy Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, July 5, 2012
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Topic: Higgs Boson Discovered to Exist as Predicted
Guest: Daniel Green, Experimentalist at FermiLab
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, July 4, 2012
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Topic: Halal Food Certification
Guest: Syed Farhatulla Quadri, Director of Community Services at IFANCA
Topic: Can the Chicago Teachers' Union Win?
Guest: Steve Early, Labor Activist, & Joe Iosbaker
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, July 3, 2012
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Topic: Egypt's Revolution: Updates and Insights
Guest: Professor Kenneth Cuno, University of Illinois
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, July 2, 2012
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Topic: A Conversation with Joe Iosbaker
Guest: Joe Iosbaker, Anti-War Leader
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, June 29, 2012
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Topic: Combatting Islamophobia
Guest: Zohra Sarwari, Author
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Journey from Mormonism to Islam
Guest: Martin Curran, Law Student and Convert to Islam
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Thursday, June 28, 2012
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Topic: A Conversation with Mickey Grant: Libya, Vietnam, and More
Guest: Mickey Grant, Filmmaker and Adventurer
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, June 27, 2012
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Topic: Supreme Court Strikes Down Montana Anti-Corruption Law
Guest: Jeff Milchen, Co-Founder of American Independent Business Alliance
Topic: Ways to Connect With God in Ramadan
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, SoundVision Manager of Content Development
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, June 26, 2012
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Topic: Supreme Court Strikes Down Segments of AZ Immigration Bill
Guest: Margaret C. Hu, Assistant Professor at Duke Law School
Topic: Paraguay President Lugo Impeached
Guest: Kregg Hetherington, Professor at Dalhousie University
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, June 25, 2012
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Topic: Is There A Muslim Exemption to the First Amendment?
Guest: Nancy Murray, ACLU
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, June 22, 2012
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Topic: A Conversation with Kathy Kelly
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices For Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, June 21, 2012
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Topic: Islam and the Salvation of Others
Guest: Mohammed Hassan Khalil, Professor of Religion at Michigan State University
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, June 20, 2012
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Topic: Charity Group Pairs Giving Families With Needy Ones
Guest: Pam Kroner, founder of Family-to-Family
Topic: After Failed Talks to Re-Open NATO Supply Lines, Drone Strikes Escalate in Pakistan
Guest: Junaid Ahmad, Law Professor at Lahore University of Management Sciences
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, June 19, 2012
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Topic: Elites of G20 Relieved at Greek Election Results While Others Protest
Guests: Lacy Macauley, Occupy D.C. Activist
Costas Panayotakis, Asst. Professor of Sociology at NYC College of Technology
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, June 15, 2012
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Topic: Mubarak Sentenced to Life in Prison, but Egypt Still Needs A Continuing Revolution
Guests: Iara Lee, Filmmaker & Activist
Dr. Maher Hathout, Senior Adviser for Muslim Public Affairs Council
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, June 14, 2012
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Topic: Third Party Politics -- Is it worth it?
Guests: Randy Stufflebeam, National Vice-Chairman of the Constitution Party
Phil Huckleberry, Chair of Illinois Green Party
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, June 13, 2012
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Topic: Whither the Muslim American Vote?
Guests: Sabrina Siddiqui, Political Reporter
Omar Sacirbey, Religion Reporter
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, June 11, 2012
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Topic: US Base Bagram and Torture
Guest: Brian Terrell, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, June 8, 2012
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Topic: Israel and the US-Iran Nuclean Talks
Guest: Gareth Porter, Investigative Journalist
Topic: Elections in Egypt and Palestine Threaten Israel's Ideological Shield, but not US Elections
Guest: Reverend James Wall, Contributing Editor of Christian Century Magazine
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, June 7, 2012
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Topic: Ibadis, Shia, and Sunnis
Guest: Valerie Hoffman
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, June 6, 2012
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Topic: Conversation with Mary Nelson, Bethel New House Founder
Guest: Mary Nelson
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, June 5, 2012
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Topic: Muslim Americans in Politics
Guests: Tom Cross, Illinois House Republican Leader
Mohammed Jaber, Alum of Capitol Leadership Academy
Ahmed Bedier, Founder of Capitol Leadership Academy
Host: Jannan Hashim & Ysra Zarzour

Monday, June 4, 2012
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Topic: The "S" Word: Socialism in American Society
Guest: Gar Alperovitz, Lionel R. Bauman Professor of Political Economy at the University of Maryland, College Park
Topic: English in Flux: The Northern Cities Vowel Shift
Guest: Matthew Gordon, Professor of English Linguistics at the University of Missouri
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, June 1, 2012
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Topic: The Impact of Activism
Guest: David Swanson, Activist and Author
Topic: Congress's Reading Level
Guest: Lee Drutman, Professor of Political Science and senior fellow at the Sunlight Foundation
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, May 31, 2012
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Topic: Cyberpolitics
Guest: Dr. Christopher Bronk, Baker Institute Fellow in Information Technology Policy
Topic: Obama's Kill List
Guest: Coleen Rowley, Former FBI Chief Legal Adviser
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
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Topic: Muslim "Missionaries"?
Guest: Dr. Sabeel Ahmed
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, May 29, 2012
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Topic: A Word From Our Youth
Guests: Anisah Mubarak
Maryam Rehman
Monisa Ahmed
Usama Ibrahim
Jenna Niemi
Imam Charles
Host: Jannan Hashim & Ysra Zarzour

Monday, May 28, 2012
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Topic: Race for the Egyptian Presidency
Guest: Seif Da'Na, is an assistant Professor of Sociology and International Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside
Topic: Dissenting in Chicago
Guest: Joe Iosbaker, Chicago spokesperson for the United National Antiwar Coalition
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, May 25, 2012
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Topic: US Backtracks from Conflict with Iran
Guest: Kate Gould, Legislative Associate for Middle East Policy, Friends Committee on National Legislation
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Thursday, May 24, 2012
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Topic: Muslim Vacation Experiences
Guest: Lema Safadi, Freshman, Moraine Valley College
Guest: Malak Mahmoud Senior, Stag High School
Guest: Salam Zaidan, Freshman,St Xavier University
Guest: Maram Toumah, Freshman, Benedictine University
Guest: Meryam Tangoren-Masood, Mother of Three
Guest: Aneesah Nadir, Mother of Three
Topic: Travel Tips and Dealing with Airport Security
Guest: Munia Jabbar, Staff Attorney at CAIR National
Host: Janaan Hashim and Ysra Zarzour

Wednesday, May 23, 2012
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Topic: Political Blogging on the Left and Right
Guest: Aaron Shaw, Ph.D. Candidate, Sociology Department at UC Berkeley
Topic: Illinois Legislation Relevant to Muslims
Guest: Samreen Khan, Senior Policy Advisor to the Governor of Illinois
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
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Topic: From Dental Assistant to HR Policy Analyst at Saudi ARAMCO
Guest: Hana Bubshait, HR Policy Analyst, Saudi ARAMCO
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, May 21, 2012
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Topic: The First World Happiness Report
Guest: John Helliwell, Professor of Economics, University of British Columbia, Co-author of UN World Happiness Report
Topic: Pentagon Drops Islamophobic Course
Guest: Corey Saylor, Legislative Director, Council on American-Islamic Relations
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, May 18, 2012
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Topic: US Veterans Delegation to Meet with NATO
Guest: Leah Bolger President of Veterans for Peace
Topic: Teachers Involved in NATO Protests
Guest: Sarah Chambers, Member of the Executive Board of the Chicago Teachers Union
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, May 17, 2012
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Topic: Islam and Muslims in the Malay World
Guest: Professor Wan Mohd Nor Wan Daud, Director of Center for Advanced Studies on Islam, Science and Civilisation (CASIS), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Guest: Ratnawati Mohd Asraf, Professor, Institute of Education, International Islamic University Malaysia
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, May 16, 2012
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Topic: The Concern for Women's Rights in Afghanistan
Guest: T. Kumar, Director, International Advocacy for Amnesty International USA
Guest: Afifa Azim, General Director and Co-Founder of the Afghan Women's Network
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, May 15, 2012
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Topic: Diverse Groups Join Together for NATO Protests
Guest: Matt Ginsberg-Jaeckle, Organizer and Co-Founder of Southside Together Organizing for Power (STOP)
Guest: Joe Iosbaker, Executive Board Member, Service Employees International Union
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, May 14, 2012
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Topic: Election Changes in France: What Can We Expect
Guest: Ethan Young Editor of Economy Watch, Brecht Forum New York
Topic: Homeland Security Corruption Probes
Guest: Andrew Becker, Reporter, Center for Investigative Reporting and California Watch
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, May 11, 2012
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Topic: The Danger of Private Corporate Owned Prisons
Guest: Glen Ford, Executive Editor of Black Agenda Report
Topic: Mad Cow Disease Findings
Guest: Tony Corbo is the senior lobbyist for the food campaign at Food & Water Watch
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, May 10, 2012
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Topic: Conversation with Ahmed Rehab
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, Executive Director of CAIR Chicago

Wednesday, May 9, 2012
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Topic: Promoting Education in Pakistan
Guest: Mushtaq Chhapra, Co-Founder and Chairman of The Citizen Foundation
Guest: Ahsan Saleem, Co-founder and Board Member of Citizen Foundation
Guest: Nilofer Saeed, Board Member of Citizen Foundation
Topic: Arizona Immigration Law: State vs Federal Governments
Guest: Margaret C. Hu, Assistant Professor at Duke Law School
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, May 8, 2012
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Topic: Honoring Mothers in Islam
Guest: Shaykh Abdallah Adhami, Founder and Chairman of SAKEENA
Topic: Reflecting on Mother's Day
Guest: Donna Demir, Registered Nurse, Mother of Four
Guest: Ihssan Demir, Registered Nurse, Daughter of Donna
Guest: Haleema and Salma Demir, Daughters of Donna
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, May 7, 2012
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Topic: Counterterrorism and Shopping: FBI Targets Mall Shoppers for Suspicious Behavior
Guest: George W. Schulz, Center for Investigative Reporting, Launched its Ongoing Homeland Security Project
Topic: Why Low Minimum Wages are Bad for Everyone
Guest: Marshall Auerback, Fellow for the Economists for Peace and Security
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, May 4, 2012
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Topic: Criminals in Muslim Garb: The Community Reacts
Guest: Imam Asim Abdul-Rashid, Leader of Majlis Ash Shura
Topic: Murdoch's Media Empire and its Effect on Policy
Guest: Karl Grossman, Professor of Journalism at the State University of New York
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, May 3, 2012
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Topic: The Significance and Background of May Day
Guest: Staughton Lynd, Lawyer and Historian Noted for Anti-War, Civil Rights and Community Activism
Topic: Success of the Occupy Movement's Reemergence
Guest: Jackie DiSalvo, Labor Activist, and Associate Professor of English at Baruch College
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, May 2, 2012
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Topic: The End of the Afghan War?
Guest: Derrick Crowe is a Political Director at Brave New Foundation
Topic: What does the new Partnership with Afghanistan really mean?
Guest: Jacob George, Three Tour Veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF), Peace Activist
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, May 1, 2012
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Topic: The Developing American Muslim Identity: American Imams, Mosques, and Muslim Women
Guest: Genieve Abdo, journalist and author, "Mecca and Main Street: Muslim Life in America After 9/11"
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, April 30, 2012
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Topic: Minorities and Muslims in Journalism: Prospects and Challenges
Guest: Miral Sattar, Editor-in-Chief of Divanee Magazine
Guest: Kim Baca, Interim Director of NAJA- Native American Journalists Association
Guest: Riz Khan, News Anchor for Al-Jazeera International and ex-BBC and CNN anchor
Host: Salman Azam

Friday, April 27, 2012
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Topic: Children with Autism: Treatment and Support
Guest: Dr. Abdul Akhras, Pediatric Neurologist
Guest: Terri Smalls, General Manager, Autism One Radio
Guest: Wendy Murphy, Administrator, Easter Seals Therapeutic Day School in Chicago
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, April 26, 2012
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Topic: Challenges of the Muslim Professional
Guest: Kari Ansari, Writer, Editor and Social Commentator for the American Muslim Community
Topic: Facts, Racism and Prejudice in Travyone Martin Case
Guest: James Loewen, Sociologist, Historian, and Author
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, April 25, 2012
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Topic: The State of American Indians Today: Challenges and Achievements
Guest: Tadd Johnson, ex-Chair of the National Indian Gaming Commission, Solicitor General for the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe in Minnesota
Guest: George Lewis, President of the Ho-Chunk Nation in in Wisconsin
Guest: Eutimia Montoya, Stanford University Anthropological Sciences Graduate, Student of the Nahuatal Aztec Language
Host: Imran Husain

Tuesday, April 24, 2012
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Topic: Challenges of Muslim Youth
Guest: Saba Udaipurwala, Highschool Junior, 2nd grade volunteer teacher at UMA Sunday Islamic School
Guest: Tariq El-Amin, Founder and Executive Director of Bridging The Gap
Guest: Karen Danielson, Outreach Co-ordinator for MAS Chicago, Mother of Five
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, April 23, 2012
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Topic: What is the Nation of Islam's Relevance in America Today?
Guest: Minister Akbar Muhammad
Topic: Are You a Jihadist? Learn the Correct Use of Islamic Terms Tonight!
Guest: George Lakoff, Linguistics Professor at University of California Berkley
Host: Frederick al-Deen

Friday, April 20, 2012
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Topic: Anniversary of BP's Deepwater Horizon rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico
Guest: Aaron Viles, Deputy Director of The Gulf Restoration Network
Topic: Taking Account of BP's response
Guest: Derrick Evans, advisor to the Gulf Coast Fund
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, April 19, 2012
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Topic: Internet Safety for Our Youth
Guest: Xavier Von Erck, Director of Operations and Founder of Perverted-Justice
Topic: Providing for CPS Homeless Students
Guest: Allyson Cooke, Executive Director of the Children First Fund
Host: Frederick al-Deen

Wednesday, April 18, 2012
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Topic: Syrian Revolution an "Enigma"
Guest: Dr. Elaine C. Hagopian is Professor Emerita of Sociology, Simmons College, Boston
Topic: Gender Wage Gap Continues to Exist
Guest: Claudia Williams, Research Analyst at the Institute for Women's Policy Research
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, April 17, 2012
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Topic: A Conversation with Prof. Khaled Abu El Fadl
Guest: Khaled Abu El Fadl, Classically Trained Islamic Scholar and Jurist; Professor, UCLA School of Law
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, April 16, 2012
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Topic: Dealing with Discrimination and Getting Help from Muslim Advocates
Guest: Jawad Khaki, Corporate Vice President at Microsoft Corp, President and a Founding Director of IMAN (Ithna-asheri Muslim Association of the Northwest)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, April 13, 2012
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Topic: Drone Warfare: What is at Stake?
Guest: Medea Benjamin, Cofounder of CODEPINK and Global Exchange
Topic: The Upcoming Drone Summit
Guest: Ramah Kudaimi, Organizer, Drone Summit
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, April 12, 2012
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Topic: Double Standards in Perspectives on Crime and Justice
Guest: Omid Safi, Professor of Islamic Studies at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Topic: New JOBS Act a Recipe for Fraud?
Guest: William Black, Associate Professor of Economics and Law at University of Missouri
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, April 11, 2012
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Topic: 20-Year Veteran to Face Jail Time for Act of Civil Disobedience
Guest: Leah Bolger, President, Veterans for Peace
Topic: Where Did Your Taxes Go?
Guest: Mattea Kramer is a Senior Research Analyst at National Priorities Project
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, April 10, 2012
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Topic: Taking a Look at Illinois Muslim Action Day
Guest: Ahlam Jbarra, Associate Director, Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago
Topic: Odd News Stories of the Week
Guest: Ysra Zarzour, Student, Moraine Valley College
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, April 9, 2012
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Topic: Arab and Jewish Women Leaders Work Together to Bring Peace Through Their Society
Guest: Philomena Blees, J.D., President of Peace Through Commerce
Guest: Itaf Awad, Council Trainer and Facilitator
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Friday, April 6, 2012
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Topic: Who were the Freedom Riders?
Guest: George Holmes, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer at CORE-Congress of Racial Equality
Topic: Why is the community opposed to Muslim men marrying older women?
Guest: Sajd Hassen, author of the article, "Searching for Khadijah: A Boy's Perspective"
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, April 5, 2012
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Topic: International Criminal Court Rejects Israeli War Crimes
Guest: Michael Mandel, Professor, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University
Topic: King's Legacy of Working for Peace
Guest: Kevin Gray, Political-Cultural Writer, Author of "Waiting for Lightning to Strike: The Fundamentals of Black Politics"
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, April 4, 2012
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Topic: Voter Registration and Minority Participation
Guest: John R. Logan, Professor of Sociology and Director of the S4 initiative at Brown University
Topic: The Drone Boom
Guest: Vijay Prashad,George and Martha Kellner Chair in South Asian History and Director of International Studies at Trinity College
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, April 3, 2012
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Topic: Embracing Islam In Adulthood: A Heart-To-Heart Discussion
Guest: Isa Matias,Chicago Chef and Proud Purto Rican, Embraced Islam at Age 32
Guest: Azra Bolden, Director of Development, Sound Vision Foundation, Embraced Islam At Age 19
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, April 2, 2012
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Topic: Aiding Syrian Refugees: Conditions on the Ground
Guest: Dr Abdul Amine, Neurosurgeon, Founder and Chairman of the Board at Universal School, Travelled to Turkey to treat Syrian Refugees
Topic: Syrian Americans Granted Temporary Protected Status from Department of Homeland Security
Guest: Reem Salahi, Member of the National Lawyers Guild, and President of the Muslim Bar Association of Southern California
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, March 29, 2012
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Topic: Rising Poverty Levels in America
Guest: Alice O'Connor, Professor of History at the University of California, Santa Barbara
Topic: Learning from Islamic History for our Present Problems
Guest: Haroon Moghul, Executive Director of The Maydan Institute, NYU
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, March 28, 2012
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Topic: Flaws in the Affordable Care Act, Is a Single Payer System the Solution?
Guest: Dr. Clark Newhall, Attorney and Executive Director of Health Justice
Topic: The Status of Palestinian Prisoners: Hana Al-Shalabi
Guest: Ali Abunimah, Author and Executive Director of Electronic Intifada
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, March 27, 2012
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Topic: Explaining Islam to the Public
Guest: Edward Curtis, Professor of Religious Studies at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Topic: Political Engagement in the United States
Guest: Robert Jensen, journalism professor at the University of Texas at Austin
Host: Junaid Ahmed

Monday, March 26, 2012
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Topic: Privacy and the Internet
Guest: Edwin C. Yohnka, Director of Communications and Public Policy at American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois
Topic: Discussion About "Why Yasir Qadhi Wants to Talk About Jihad"
Guest: Yasir Qadhi, American Muslim Writer and Islamic Instructor for the Al Maghrib Institute
Host: Tamara

Friday, March 23, 2012
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Topic: Bangladesh War Crimes Tribunal
Guest: Toby Cadman, British barrister, Specialises in the Areas of War Crimes
Topic: House Budget Committee 2013 Budget Plan
Guest: William D. Hartung, Senior Research Fellow in the New America Foundation's American Strategy Program
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, March 22, 2012
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Topic: Review of Book Crusade 2.0
Guest: John Feffer, Author and Co-Director of Foreign Policy In Focus at the Institute for Policy Studies
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, March 21, 2012
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Topic: Solar Power Obama's Big Success?
Guest: Brad Johnson, Editor for ThinkProgress Green at the Center for American Progress Action Fund
Topic: Why is Fracking so Dangerous for the Environment
Guest: Dr. Walter M. Brasch, Award-Winning former Newspaper Reporter and Editor
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, March 20, 2012
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Topic: Recognizing Muslim Women Extraordinare
Guest: Laila Muhammad, Founder and Executive Director of Ash-Shamsiyyah, Author, Community Activist, and Daughter of the late Imam Warith Deen Muhammad
Guest: Ayesha Mustapha, Editor of the Muslim Journal
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, March 19, 2012
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Topic: Cross Border Violence between Israel and Gaza
Guest: Jennifer Loewenstein, the Associate Director of the Middle East Studies Program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Topic: American Public Opposes Israel Striking Iran
Guest: Steven Kull, Director of the Program on International Policy Attitudes and the Center on Policy Attitudes
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, March 16, 2012
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Topic: Hope for a Better World Bank?
Guest: Mark Weisbrot, Co-Director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research in Washington
Topic: Promoting Nonviolence and Peace in Chicago through Interfaith
Guest: Alice Dan, Buddhist Facilitator at The Shambhala Meditation Center of Chicago
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, March 15, 2012
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Topic: Reflections on American Diplomacy in the Muslim World
Guest: Akbar Ahmed, Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies, American University in Washington DC
Topic: Exploring the Causes of Global Warming
Guest: Chris Williams, Chair of the Science Department, Packer Collegiate Institute
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, March 14, 2012
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Topic: Water Conflict in Bangladesh
Guest: Hares Sayed, Senior Project Manager, DC Department of General Services and Senior Advisor for US AID
Topic: Facing Violence in the Community: the Death of a Young Community Member
Guest: Dr. Bambade Shakoor Abdullah, Executive Director of Leadership Development Institute and Principal of Cmecca School
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, March 13, 2012
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Topic: The History of Muslims in America
Guest: Jonathan Curiel, Journalist in San Francisco and the Author of Al' America: Travels Through America's Arab and Islamic Roots
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, March 12, 2012
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Topic: Raising Awareness against Preemptive Attack on Iran
Guest: Rabbi Michael Lerner, Rabbi of Beyt Tikkun, Editor of Tikkun Magazine
Topic: NYPD Controversy Continues
Guest: P. Adem Carroll, Founded Muslim Consultative Network, Leads Muslim Progressive Traditionalist Alliance Initiative
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, March 9, 2012
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Topic: The Future of Afghanistan War
Guest: Deepak Tripathi, Author, BBC Journalist, Set up the BBC Bureau in Afghanistan
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, March 8, 2012
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Topic: The Future of Democracy in Russia Questioned
Guest: David Kotz, Professor of Economics, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Author of Russia's Path from Gorbachev to Putin: The Demise of the Soviet System and the New Russia
Topic: Separating Politics and Religion
Guest: Dr. Faheem Younus, Adjunct Faculty for Religion and History, Community Colleges of Baltimore County
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, March 7, 2012
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Topic: G-8 Summit No longer in Chicago: Are Protesters the Reason?
Guest: Sugar Russell, Student and Activist with Occupy Chicago
Topic: Afghans Agitation Grows with Continued Violence and Disrespect
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Co-Coordinater Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, March 6, 2012
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Topic: Muslim Women in Political Cartoons
Guest: Eren Cervantes, Student Researches Politics of Gender and Women in Organized Religions
Topic: Muslim Women in the Media
Guest: Tasnim Nazeer, Freelance Journalist and Writer, Short Listed Young Journalist of the Year 2011
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, March 5, 2012
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Topic: Free Media and the Occupy Movement
Guest: Betty Yu, National Organizer at the Center for Media Justice
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, March 2, 2012
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Topic: Hunger Strike for Workers Rights at University of Virginia
Guest: Hunter Link, 21 years old recent graduate of the University of Virginia Participating in Hunger Strike
Topic: Nuclear Power a Technological Failure?
Guest: Harvey Wasserman, Author of SOLARTOPIA! Our Green-Powered Earth, Editor of Nukefree.org
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, March 1, 2012
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Topic: Unions Role in Saving the Auto Industry
Guest: Al Benchich, Retired President of UAW Local 909, GM Plant, Warren, Michigan
Topic: The Need for Corporate Tax Reform
Guest: Scott Klinger, Tax Policy Director of Business for Shared Prosperity
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, February 29, 2012
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Topic: Republican Party Tactics and the Investment Theory of Politics
Guest: Thomas Ferguson, Professor of Political Science at the University of Massachusetts, Senior Fellow of the Roosevelt Institute
Topic: Commemorating Anniversary of Bahrain Uprisings
Guest: Mohammad Ali Naquvi, Coalition Member of the American Council for Freedom in Bahrain
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, February 28, 2012
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Topic: Recognizing Israeli Apartheid Week
Guest: Kristin Szremski, Director of Media and Communications, American Muslims for Palestine
Topic: Life in Apartheid Israel
Guest: Widad Yasin, American born Palestinian, Student at Benedictine University, Studied Abroad at Bir Zeit University, West Bank
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, February 27, 2012
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Topic: Obama's 2013 Budget Plan: Domestic Issues
Guest: Karen Dolan, Fellow, Institute for Policy Studies and Director of Cities for Progress and Cities for Peace projects
Topic: Obama's 2013 Budget Plan: Foreign Policy Implications
Guest: Miriam Pemberton, Research Fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, February 24, 2012
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Topic: Working for Peace, Justice and Equality
Guest: Rev. Dr. William E. Lesher Chair Emeritus at Council for Parliament of the World's Religions
Topic: Hunduran Prisons and Israel
Guest: Guest: Adrienne Pine, Militant Medical Anthropologist focusing on Honduras
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, February 23, 2012
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Topic: Review of Book Sand Queen
Guest: Helen Benedict, Author of Sand Queen and Professor of Journalism at Columbia University
Topic: Blasphemy of the Prophet: Anger or Forgiveness
Guest: Dr. Hesham A. Hassaballa Freelance Writer, Author, Noble Brother
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, February 22, 2012
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Topic: Human Rights Advocacy in the Middle East
Guest: Sanjeev Bery, Advocacy Director for Middle East North Africa Issues, Amnesty International USA
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, February 21, 2012
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Topic: From Idea to Novel to the Silver Screen: Muslim Novelists Leaving Their Mark
Guest: Umm Zakiyyah, Internationally Acclaimed Author, "If I Should Speak" trilogy
Guest: Nicole Bovey, Writer of Islamic Fiction
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, February 20, 2012
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Topic: Iran Tension Continues
Guest: Dr. Muhammad Sahimi, Political Columnist for Tehran Bureau
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, February 17, 2012
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Topic: Apple Sheds Light on Lack of Corporate Accountability
Guest: Radhika Balakrishnan, Executive Director of the Center for Women's Global Leadership, Rutgers University
Topic: NYPD Targeting Muslims, More Revelations of Wrongdoing
Guest: Mohammad Ali Naquvi, Lawyer, Community Activist, and Human Rights Advocate Based in New York City
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, February 16, 2012
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Topic: Working with Youth in the Muslim Community
Guest: Dr. Faheem Yunus, Adjunct Faculty for Religion and History, Community Colleges of Baltimore, National Youth President of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA
Topic: Reflections on Liberty in America
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, February 15, 2012
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Topic: American Peace Activists Deported from Bahrain
Guest: Huwaida Arraf, Palestinian-American lawyer and human rights activist, Member of Witness Bahrain Initiative
Topic: Tracing the Origins of the Global Protests of 2011
Guest: Amir Amirani, Producer-Director of Forthcoming Documentary "We Are Many"
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, February 14, 2012
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Topic: The Experience of Muslim Slaves in American History
Guest: Adam Beyah, Imam of Omar ibn Sayeed Mosque, North Carolina
Topic: Previewing the Chicago Auto Show
Guest: Paul Brian, Director of Communications, Chicago Automobile Trade Associations
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, February 13, 2012
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Topic: Council for a Parliament of World Religion Event in Malasia
Guest: Amelia Perkins Director of Special Projects, Council for a Parliament of World Religions
Topic: United National Anti-War Coalition's Upcoming Events
Guest: Joe Lombardo, Coordinator of the United National Antiwar Committee
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, February 10, 2012
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Topic: Updates on Occupy Movements: DC Encampment Cleared
Guest: Pete Tucker, Local Journalist in Washington DC, TheFightBack.org
Topic: Working for Civil Liberties in Chicago
Guest: Bob Clarke, President of Chicago Committee to Defend Bill of Rights
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, February 9, 2012
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Topic: New Study Shows Republicans and Democrats Are Not So Different
Guest: John Chambers is a Professor of Social Psychology at the University of Florida
Topic: Bipartisan Effort Passes Act to Stop Insider Trading Laws in Congress
Guest: Craig Holman, Ph.D. is Currently Government Affairs Lobbyist for Public Citizen
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, February 8, 2012
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Topic: Afghanistan Drawdown of Troops Does Not Signal End of War
Guest: Robert Naiman is Policy Director at Just Foreign Policy
Topic: Continued Oppression in Syria
Guest: Dr. Stephen Zunes is a Professor of Politics and International Studies at the University of San Francisco
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, February 7, 2012
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Topic: Hijabies With Flare: Taking a Stand to be Heard
Guest: Pratap Chatterjee, Investigative Journalist, Author, Managing Editor of CorpWatch
Guest: Tammie Ismail, Principal of Aqsa School
Guest: Tammie Ismail, Principal of Aqsa School
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, February 6, 2012
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Topic: Corporate Involvement in the Military
Guest: Pratap Chatterjee, Investigative Journalist, Author, Managing Editor of CorpWatch
Topic: Health Care's Central Role
Guest: Ellen Shaffer, Co-director of the Center for Policy Analysis
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Friday, February 3, 2012
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Topic: Toxic Chemicals in Cosmetics and Green Cosmetics
Guest: Sean Gray, Senior Analyst for Environmental Working Group (EWG)
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, February 2, 2012
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Topic: Is there Hope for Change in Syria
Guest: Dr. Elaine Hagopian, Professor Emerita of Sociology, Simmons College, Boston
Topic: Challenges in Uniting Somalia
Guest: Sadia Ali Aden, Human Rights Advocate and Freelance Writer
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, February 1, 2012
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Topic: Black History Month Series, What American Society Gains
Guest: Aneesah Nadir, PhD
Guest: Nikia Bilal, Attorney
Guest: Ayesha Mustafaa, Muslim Journal
Host: Janaan Hashim

Tuesday, January 31, 2012
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Topic: Chicago's Local Food Resources
Guest: Judith Hines, Culinary Arts and Events Director for the Chicago Office of Tourism and Culture
Guest: Mark Schneider, Farmer and Co-Owner of Living Water Farms
Topic: The Future of Food Policy
Guest: Molly Jahn, Professor and Co-Author of article: "What's Next for Agriculture After Durban?"
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, January 30, 2012
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Topic: The Jobs Bill and Other Faux Remedies
Guest: Alan Nasser, Professor Emeritus of Political Economy at The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, January 27, 2012
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Topic: The Radicalization of a Generation
Guest: Azeem Ibrahim, Research Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School's International Security Program
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Thursday, January 26, 2012
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Topic: Why Not Let Love and Compassion Shape Our World? A Coversation With a Peace Journalist
Guest: Robert Koehler, Journalist and Author of "Courage Grows Strong at the Wound"
Topic: Reflections on True Love
Host: Ali Dia

Wednesday, January 25, 2012
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Topic: Out of Cordoba: Averroes and Maimonides in Their Time and Ours
Guest: Jacob Bender, Writer,Producer, and Director
Topic: Muslims Going Green
Guest: Ibrahim Abdul-Matin, Author of Green Deen: What Islam Teaches About Protecting the Planet
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, January 24, 2012
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Topic: Thinking Outside the Box
Guest: Jeffery Sanchez-Burk, Sssociate Professor of Management and Organizations, Co-Author of Study, "Embodied Metaphors and Creative Acts"
Topic: Winter Resources in Chicago
Guest: Ankur Thakkar, Deputy Director of Social Media at the Chicago Mayor's Office
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, January 23, 2012
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Topic: It couldn't hurt to have a Muslim 'Cosby Show'
Guest: Clarence Page, Chicago Tribune Columnist and Editorial Board Member
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Friday, January 20, 2012
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Topic: A Discussion with FBI Special Agent in Charge Robert Grant
Guest: Robert Grant, FBI Special Agent in Charge
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, January 19, 2012
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Topic: Muslims in Hollywood: A conversation with Faran Tahir
Guest: Faran Tahir, Pakistani-American Film and Television Actor
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, January 18, 2012
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Topic: Muslims and a Safe America
Guest: Sameer Ahmed, Yale Law School National Litigation Project, JD Candidate
Guest: Kamran Memon, Esq., Founder and Director, Muslims for a Safe America
Guest: Dr. Husain, Director of Muslim Educational and Cultural Center of America
Host: Janaan Hashim

Tuesday, January 17, 2012
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Topic: New Homeschooling Trends
Guest: Shaheen Rasheed, Events Coordinator, Kinzaa Academy
Guest: Sabina Schmitt, Filmmaker and Homeschooling Mother
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, January 16, 2012
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Topic: Updates from Haiti
Guest: Brian Concannon Jr., Esq., Director of the Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti
Topic: The Future of the US Military
Guest: Alice Slater, New York Director of the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, January 13, 2012
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Topic: US Job Numbers Compared to Europe
Guest: Marshall Auerback, a Global Portfolio Strategist and a Fellow for the Economists for Peace and Security
Topic: Anti-Sharia Law Declared Unconstitutional in Oklahoma
Guest: Faiz Shakir, Vice President, American Progress
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, January 12, 2012
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Topic: Amnesty International's Efforts for Closing Guantanamo
Guest: Debra Erenberg, Midwest Regional Director for Amnesty International-USA
Topic: Privitization of the Prison System
Guest: James Kilgore, a Research Scholar at the Center for African Studies at the University of Illinois
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, January 11, 2012
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Topic: Worldwide economic struggles: General strike in Nigeria
Guest: Aniedi Okure, Executive Director of Africa Faith and Justice Network
Topic: Montana Supreme Court Sides with the People Over Corporations
Guest: Jeff Milchen, Co-director and Co-founder of American Independent Business Alliance
Host: Amnah Murad

Tuesday, January 10, 2012
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Topic: New Organization Addressing Mental Health in the Muslim Community
Guest: Khalid Herrington, Co-Founder of SIRAT
Guest: Hooman Keshavarzi, Co-Founder of SIRAT
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, January 9, 2012
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Topic: Big Brother is Watching? New Technologies Mean Less Privacy
Guest: David Rosen, author and contributor to the blog column, "Media Current"
Topic: Muslim Participation at the Mayor's Breakfast
Guest: Imam Al-Hajj Talib, The Mosque of Islamic Brotherhood, Amir (leader) of the Harlem Shura
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, January 6, 2012
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Topic: Republican Candidates Foreign Policy Views
Guest: Robert Naiman is Policy Director at Just Foreign Policy
Topic: End of the Iraq War
Guest: Roberto Rodriguez, Assistant Professor, MAS Department at the University of Arizona
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, January 5, 2012
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Topic: Separation of Church and State from the Perspective of Republican Candidates
Guest: Frederick Clarkson, An Independent Journalist, Author and Lecturer
Topic: Reflections on Guantanamo
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, January 4, 2012
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Topic: Updates from the Bradley Manning Case
Guest: Jeff Paterson, Veteran and Co-Founder, Bradley Manning Support Network
Topic:The Occupy Movement and Iowa Caucus
Guest: David Goodner, Organizer, Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, January 3, 2012
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Topic: Homelessness in Chicago
Guest: Jim LoBianco, Executive Director, Streetwise Inc
Topic: Running a Homeless Shelter
Guest: Asma Hanif, Executive Director and Co-Founder, Muslimaat Al-Nisaa, Homeless Women's Shelter
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, January 2, 2012
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Topic: An Imam's Journey in American Mosques
Guest: Sheikh Kifah Mustapha, Imam & Associate Director of Mosque Foundation Bridgeview
Guest: Sheikh Hussain Kamani, Imam of Islamic Center of Chicago
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Friday, December 30, 2011
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Topic: Planning For the New Year
Guest: Tasneem Osmani, Vice Chair for CIOGC, Vice President of Global FX Technology Group
Guest: Tayyaba Syed, Freelance Writer
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, December 29, 2011
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Topic: Lowes Decision to Pull Advertising from TLC's All American Muslims
Guest: Wajahat Ali, Playwright, Essayist, Humorist, and Attorney at Law
Topic: The Relationship Between Politics and Religion
Guest: Dr. Parvez Ahmed, Associate Professor of Finance at the Coggin College of Business and Former Chairman of CAIR
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, December 28, 2011
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Topic: Strengths and Weaknesses of the Pakistani Education System
Guest: Shahid Warsi, Executive Director of Association for Academic Quality, Amir Zaib, Kamran Rafiq; Delegation from Pakistan
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, December 27, 2011
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Topic: Things to do on New Year's Eve
Guest: Nadia Ismail, Pre-med Student at the University of Chicago
Guest: Marwa Abed, Majoring in Political Science and Islamic World Studies at DePaul University
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, December 26, 2011
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Topic: One Nation Working Together: Rallying to Make Change Happen
Guest: George Gresham, President of Service Employees Internal Union
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, December 23, 2011
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Topic: Corporate Interests Overshadow Climate Talks in Durbin
Guest: Janet Redman, Co-director of the Sustainable Energy and Economy Network
Topic: A Discussion with Farah Baqai
Guest: Farah Baqai, Candidate for Illinois US Congressional District 3, US Congress
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, December 22, 2011
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Topic: Understanding Islam Through the Virtual World
Guest: Joshua S. Fouts, Chief Global Strategist for Dancing Ink Productions
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Wednesday, December 21, 2011
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Topic: The Future of North Korean Politics
Guest: Christine Hong, Assistant Professor of Korean Diaspora Studies and Critical Pacific Rim Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz
Topic: Continued Unrest in Egypt: Egyptian Military Killing Pro-Democracy Protesters
Guest: Jihan Hafiz, Cairo correspondent for The Real News Network
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, December 20, 2011
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Topic: Celebrating Christmas in a Muslim Country
Guest: Rev. Jonah Salim, First Iraqi Presbyterian Pastor in the History of the Presbyterian Church of the United States
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, December 19, 2011
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Topic: Iran's US Drone Interception
Guest: Reese Erlich, A Best-Selling Author and Freelance Journalist
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, December 16, 2011
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Topic: A Discussion on Muslim Scholars
Guest: Muhammad Arshad, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Pennsylvania, Editor of Urdu Encyclopedia of Islam
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, December 15, 2011
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Topic: How Muslims Can Affect Change
Guest: Dr. Maher Hathhout, Senior Advisor for the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC)
Guest: Mohamad Nasir, Executive Director of the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, December 14, 2011
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Topic: The Libertarian Party and Defending Civil Liberties
Guest: Mark Hinkle, Chair of the National Libertarian Party Committee
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, December 13, 2011
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Topic: India's History of Muslim Scholarship
Guest: Syed Shababuldin, Islamic Scholar, Indian diplomat, Former Member of Parliament
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, December 12, 2011
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Topic: China's Treatment of Its Muslim Minorities
Guest: Gardner Bovingdon, Professor at Indiana University, Eurasian Studies Department
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, December 9, 2011
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Topic: Privatizing Public Education
Guest: Pauline Lipman, is professor of policy studies at the College of Education at the University of Illinois-Chicago
Guest: Michael E. Brunson, Chicago Teachers Union
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, December 8, 2011
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Topic: Can Education Solve Pakistan's Problems
Guest: Rafia Zakaria, Human Rights lawyer and Ph.D. candidate in Political Science at Indiana University
Topic: Updates from Kashmir and the Case of Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai
Guest: Sareer A. Fazili, Elected Member, Kashmiri American Council's Board of Directors
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
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Topic: Protesting NYPD and CIA Repression
Guest: Fahd Ahmed, Legal and Policy Director, DRUM- Desis Rising Up & Moving
Topic: Nonviolent Struggles in Burma
Guest: Michael Beer, Executive Director, Nonviolence International
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
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Topic: Commemorating Ashura:Its Significance
Guest: Sheikh Al-Fadhel Al-Sahlani, Director and Imam of Imam Al-Khoei Foundation, NY
Topic: Honoring Mary Ali
Guest: Tahera Ahmed, Associate Chaplain, Northwestern University, Close Friend to Mary Ali
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, December 5, 2011
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Topic: Obama Poverty Measures A Success?
Guest: Shawn Fremstad, Senior Research Associate, Center for Economic and Policy Research
Topic: Problems in the Universtiy System
Guest: Henry Giroux, Global Television Network Chair, McMaster University
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid and Amnah Murad

Friday, December 2, 2011
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Topic: Drone Resistors Face Charges
Guest: Ed Kilane, Defendant, Memeber of Syracuse Peace Council, Anti-war, Anti-Militarist Activist
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, December 1, 2011
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Topic: Black Boarding Schools in the US
Guest: Dr. Reginald Nichols, the fourth President of The Piney Woods School, Piney Woods, MS
Topic: Women and The Public Space
Guest: Ramah Kudaimi, Student at Georgetown University and Contributing Writer for Altmuslimah
Guest: Mehrunisa Qayyum, International Policy and Development Consultant and Contributing Writer for Altmuslimah Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Wednesday, November 30, 2011
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Topic: Civil Liberties and Indefinite Detention
Guest: Shahid Buttar, Executive Director, the Bill of Rights Defense Committee and the People's Campaign for the Constitution (PCC)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, November 29, 2011
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Topic: The American Muslim Identity: Ups and Downs From Personal Experience
Guest: Hailey Woldt, Ibn Khaldun Research Fellow at American University and Research Associate at the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs at Georgetown University
Guest: Abdelnasser Rashid, Harvard University Undergraduate Student
Guest: Zarinah Nadir, Attorney
Guest: Sadia Ahmed, Program Associate, American Friends Services Committee
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, November 24, 2011
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Topic: Egypt's Struggle Against Counter Revolution
Guest: Dr. Safei-Eldin Hamed is a scholar of planning, architecture, and international development. Currently, he is a professor and director of the Landscape Architecture Programs at Chatham University in Pittsburgh.
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, November 23, 2011
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Topic: Anti-Muslim Rhetoric at Preserving Freedom Conference
Guest: Eli Clifton is a national security reporter for ThinkProgress.org. Eli holds a bachelor's degree from Bates College and a master's degree in international political economy
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, November 22, 2011
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Topic: Healthy Holiday Eating & Living
Guest: Robyn Flipse is a registered dietitian specializing in food, nutrition and health communications.
Topic: How Will You Spend Your Thanksgiving?
Guest: Callers
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, November 21, 2011
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Topic: The Economic and Political Crisis in Itlay
Guest: Salvatore Engel-Di Mauro, Associate Professor of Geography at SUNY New Paltz University, NY and editor of the book "The European's Burden: Global Imperialism in EU Expansion,"
Topic: Arab League suspends Syria's membership
Guest: Bassam Haddad is Director of the Middle East Studies Program and teaches in the Department of Public and International Affairs at George Mason University
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, November 18, 2011
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Topic: Polygamy and the Face of Sharia in America
Guest: Engy Abdelkader is a Legal Fellow with the Institute for Social Policy and Understanding and a human rights attorney based in the New York/New Jersey area.
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, November 17, 2011
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Topic: All American Muslims Reality Series
Guest: Suehaila Amen is a Cast Member of the TLC Reality series, she is a Judicial Executive and Event Planner
Topic: Muslims on Television the Experience
Guest: Zarqa Nawaz: Producer and Creator of Little Mosque on the Prairie, a Canadian Broadcasting Corporation sitcom
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, November 16, 2011
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Topic: The Gaza Freedom Movement Continues
Guest: Ramzy Baroud Palestinian-American Journalist, Author, Editor and former Al-Jazeera producer
Topic: Attacks on the Occupy Movement
Guest: Arun Gupta A Founding Editor of the New York City based Indypendent
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, November 15, 2011
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Topic: From Idea to Novel to the Silver Screen: Muslim Novelists Leaving Their Mark
Guest: Umm Zakiyyah, Internationally Acclaimed Author, "If I Should Speak" trilogy
Guest: Nicole Bovey, Writer of Islamic Fiction
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, November 14, 2011
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Topic: Health Insurance Reform in Massachusetts
Guest: Benjamin Day, Executive Director, Mass-Care: The Massachusetts Campaign for Single Payer Health Care
Topic: Homelessness in America
Guest: Maria Foscarinis, Founder and Executive Director of the National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty
Host: Amnah Murad

Friday, November 11, 2011
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Topic: Counterterror Strategies and the Use of Informants
Guest: Trevor Aaronson, Investigative Reporting Fellow at the University of California, Berkeley
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, November 8, 2011
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Topic: Taking Time to Earn an Islamic Studies Degree from Overseas Part 2
Guest: Karen Danielson, MA in Islamic Studies from Jordan University, Amman
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, November 7, 2011
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Topic: Interfaith Participation in the Occupy Movement
Guest: Rev. Jennifer D. Crumpton, Clergy Partner Mobilizing Occupy Faith NYC
Topic: Tracking FBI Surveillance Practices and Abuse
Guest: Edwin C. Yohnka, Director of Communications and Public Policy, ACLU Illinois
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, November 4, 2011
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Topic: An Experience at Guantanamo
Guest: James Yee, Executive Director at CAIR-New Jersey and former US Army Chaplain
Topic: Michigan Anti-Sharia Law Proposal
Guest: Raheem Hanifa, Communications Coordinator, CAIR Michigan
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, November 3, 2011
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Topic: The Case of the Hancock Drone Resisters
Guest: Judy Bello, Hancock 38 Defendant
Topic: Exploring the Causes of Global Warming
Guest: Chris Williams, Chair of the Science Department, Packer Collegiate Institute
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, November 2, 2011
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Topic: Bereavement in Israel and Palestine: Replacing Revenge with Compassion
Guest: Robi Damelin, Spokesperson, Parents Circle-Families Forum
Guest: Seham abu-Awwad, Chairperson of Women's Committee, Parents Circle-Families Forum
Host: Janaan Hashim

Tuesday, November 1, 2011
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Topic: Taking Time to Earn an Islamic Studies Degree from Overseas
Guest: Karen Danielson, MA in Islamic Studies from Jordan University, Amman
Host: Janaan Hashim

Friday, October 28, 2011
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Topic: Oligarchy vs Democracy in America
Guest: Jeffrey Winters, Professor of Political Economy, Northwestern University, Author, Oligarchy
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, October 27, 2011
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Topic: The Portrayal of Muslims and Arabs in Hollywood
Guest: Michael Singh, Filmmaker, Producer, Director, Valentino's Ghost
Topic: Can Muslims Truly Rely on One Another
Guest: : Dr. Hesham A. Hassaballa Freelance Writer, Author, The Beliefnet Guide to Islam
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesay, October 26, 2011
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Topic: Immigration Reform and the Impact of the Alabama Law
Guest: Julianne Hing, Reporter and Blogger for Colorines.com Covering Immigration
Guest: Ira Mehlman Media Director at the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, October 25, 2011
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Topic: Breast Cancer: Better Health through Education and Awareness
Guest: Douglas Feil, Director of Programs, the National Breast Cancer Foundation
Guest: Khawlah Ammar, Research Assistant, Jordan Breast Cancer Program; Amman, Jordan
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, October 24, 2011
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Topic: Muslims in Canada: Growing Hardships
Guest: Taha Ghayyur, Content Manager for Torontomuslims.com
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, October 20, 2011
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Topic: Prioritizing the Needs of the Muslim Community
Guest: Abrahim Appel, freelance journalist, Altmuslim, "Less Mosques More Charity"
Topic: Causes of Economic Instability Throughout the World
Guest: Costas Panayotakis, Associate Professor of Sociology at the New York City College
Host: Salahuddin Khan
Wednesday, October 19, 2011
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Topic: Promoting Serenity in the Family
Guest: Taha Ghayyur, Development Manager, Sound Vision, Editor of Newsletter "Marriage Today"
Guest: Zarqa Abid, Campaign Manager, Project Sakinah
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, October 18, 2011
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Topic: The Hajj Experience
Guest: Hanan Abdallah, Pricipal, Universal School went to Hajj in 2007
Guest: Amidah Burton, Resident Service Coordinator at Senior Living, first time Hajji
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, October 17, 2011
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Topic: Innovation in Government and its Barriers
Guest: Jitinder Kohli, Senior Fellow at Center for American Progress
Topic: Tawakkul Karman Awarded Nobel Peace Prize
Guest: Sahar Taman, Consultant in Cultural Communications at the National Peace Foundation
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, October 14, 2011
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Topic: Updates from Occupy Freedom Square
Guest: David Swanson, An Organizer of the Anti-War and Corporate Power Protests in D.C from october2011.org
Topic: Reflections on Interreligous Conflict in Eypt
Guest: Ashraf Elessawy, Egyptian-American President of the Islamic Center of Naperville
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, October 13, 2011
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Topic: Critical Analysis of the Alleged Iranian Plot
Guest: Ray McGovern, Army officer and CIA analyst
Guest: Dr. Muhammad Sahimi, Political Columnist for Tehran Bureau
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, October 12, 2011
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Topic: Modern American history, a new perspective?
Guest: William Blum, Founder and Editor, the Washington Free Press
Topic: Civil Rights of Muslims and the NYPD
Guest: Aziz Huq, Assistant Professor, University of Chicago Law School
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, October 11, 2011
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Topic: The Place for Domestic Violence in Islam and the American Muslim Experience
Guest: Sheikh Kifah Mustapha, Imam, Mosque Foundation and Interim President of the Fiqh Shura Council on Family
Guest: Nareman Taha, Co-Founder, Arab American Family Services (AAFS)
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, October 10, 2011
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Topic: The Wall Street Protests and the Indigenous Peoples Narrative
Guest: Kent Lebsock, Founder, Owe Aku International Justice Project
Topic: The History of the Native American Experience and Corporate Greed
Guest: Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Professor Emeritus, Department of Ethnic Studies at California State University
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, October 7, 2011
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Topic: What's Next in the Relationship of the US and Pakistan
Guest: Shaukat Qadir, Retired Brigadier and President of the Islamabad Policy Research Institute
Topic: The Impact of America's 10 Year War on the Afghans
Guest: Reena, Afghan Woman Affiliated with RAWA
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, October 6, 2011
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Topic: Is this the Beginning of America in a "Brave New World"
Guest: Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, former Assistant Secretary Treasury in the Reagan Administration
Topic: The War in Afghanistan 10 years on, how has America changed
Guest: Derrick Crowe, Political Director at Brave New Foundation
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, October 5, 2011
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Topic: Changes in Russian Politics: What does it mean?
Guest: David Kotz, Professor of Economics and Graduate Program Director at the University of Massachusetts Amherst
Topic: The 10th Anniversary of the Afghan War
Guest: Kathy Kelly co-coordinator for Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, October 4, 2011
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Topic: Climate Change, How Can We Adapt?
Guest: Maureen Nandini Mitra, the Managing Editor of Earth Island Journal
Topic: Discussion on Odd News Headlines
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, October 3, 2011
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Topic: What does the Postal System need?
Guest: Jeff Musto, a public interest advocate and researcher for the Center for Study of Responsive Law
Topic: The State of the Anti-War movement
Guest: Carl G. Estabrook, retired visiting professor at the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, September 30, 2011
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Topic: Extrajudicial Killing of U.S. Citizen: Anwar Awlaki
Guest: Alejandro J. Beutel, Government & Policy Analyst at MPAC
Topic: How Does this Killing Change Conditions in Yemen
Guest: Dr. Sheila Carapico, Professor of Political Science and International Studies at Richmond University
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, September 29, 2011
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Topic: Conviction of the Irvine 11
Guest: Nora Barrows-Friedman, Award-Winning Independent Journalist
Topic: The Impact of Fordson the Movie
Guest: Rashid Ghazi, Producer and Director of Fordson: Faith, Fasting, Football
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, September 28, 2011
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Topic: Drone Warfare is Not the Answer
Guest: Ian Harris, Emeritus Professor of Peace Studies, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Topic: Rahm vs the Chicago Teacher's Union
Guest: Lee Sustar, Labor Editor of SocialistWorker.org
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, September 27, 2011
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Topic: What's Happening in Kashmir and Why Don't We Hear More About It?
Guest: Fasiha Qadri, Human Rights and Peace Activist, advocate in the High Court of Jammu and Kashmir
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, September 26, 2011
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Topic: Is an International Trade in Healthcare the Solution to Our Healthcare Problems?
Guest: Dean Baker, Co-Director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research
Topic: What Has Been the Impact of Protests at Wall Street
Guest: Chris Hedges, Former New York Times Reporter, and Speaker at the Protests
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, September 23, 2011
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Topic: Reflections with Sister Ayesha
Guest: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, September 22, 2011
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Topic: The Troy Davis Case and What it Means for the Future of the Death Penalty
Guest: Mark Clements, Administrator and Chief Spokesperson at The Campaign to End the Death Penalty
Topic: Is Taxing the Rich Bad for Job Creation?
Guest: Scott Klinger, Tax Policy Director of Business for Shared Prosperity
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, September 20, 2011
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Topic: What Can We Expect from the US in Response to Palestine's Bid for Statehood
Guest: Medea Benjamin, Cofounder of CODEPINK and Global Exchange
Guest: Kristin Szremski, Director of Media and Communications for American Muslims for Palestine
Topic: What are the Chances for Success in Palestine's UN bid for Statehood
Guest: Francis Boyle, Professor of International Law at the University of Illinois College of Law
Host: Jenaan Hashim

Friday, September 16, 2011
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Topic: Cutting Militiary Spending to Create Jobs
Guest: Mike Prokosch, Board Member of United for a Fair Economy
Topic: The Rising Number of Uninsured Americans
Guest: Dr. Garrett Adams, President of Physicians for a National Health Program,
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, September 15, 2011
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Topic: Rising Poverty Levels in America
Guest: Alice O'Connor, Professor of History at the University of California, Santa Barbara
Topic: Learning from Islamic History for our Present Problems
Guest: Haroon Moghul, Executive Director of The Maydan Institute, NYU
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, September 14, 2011
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Topic: Obama's Jobs Speech: What Did He Achieve?
Guest: Stephanie Kelton, Associate Professor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, and Research Scholar at Levy Economics Institute
Topic: Justice, the Death Penalty, and Rick Perry
Guest: Renny Cushing, Executive Director of Murder Victims' Families for Human Rights
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, September 13, 2011
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Topic: Left-Right Coalition Urges $380 Billion in Cuts to "Polluting Technologies
Guest: Tyson Slocum, the Research Director for Public Citizen's Energy Program
Topic: The Fear Industry and Islamophobia
Guest: Zaid Jilani, Senior Reporter/Blogger for ThinkProgress.org
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Saturday, September 10, 2011
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Topic: How we have changed since 9/11: The Costs of Wars post 9/11
Guest: Neta C. Crawford, Project Director of the Cost of War Project, Watson Institute of International Studies
Topic: How we have changed since 9/11: Economic Changes at Home and Abroad
Guest: Arun Gupta, a Founding Editor of The Indypendent Newspaper
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Friday, September 9, 2011
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Topic: How we have changed since 9/11: Muslims in America
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, Executive Director of CAIR Chicago
Topic: Remembering 9/11 and the Lessons Learned From it
Guest: Terry Rockefeller, member of September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, September 7, 2011
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Topic: The First Manuscript of an Enslaved Muslim American
Guest: Tariq Beard, pre-eminent collector of 18th-20th century African American historic artifacts
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, September 6, 2011
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Topic: How we have changed since 9/11: Rising Hate in America?
Guest: Robert Steinbeck, Deputy Editor of Intelligence Report, and Hatewatch blog
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, September 5, 2011
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Topic: Inclusive Mosques in the 21st Century: Women Friendly Mosques
Guest: Aisha al-Adawiya, the Founder and Executive Director of Women in Islam
Topic: Pension Changes and Labor Strife
Guest: Steve Early, Labor Journalist and Lawyer
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, September 1, 2011
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Topic: An Islamic Approach to Ethical Consumerism
Guest: Zahed Amanullah, Executive Editor of altmuslim.com
Topic: Riots in Britain: Austerity Policies at the root of the problem?
Guest: Murtaza Hussain, refugee rights worker and blogger
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Monday, August 29, 2011
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Topic: Muslim and Jewish Americans have more in common than we think
Guest: Joshua Stanton, founding editor-in-chief of the Journal of Inter-Religious Dialogue
Topic: Getting Ready for Eid
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Saturday, August 27, 2011
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Topic: Building a movement against war abroad and at home
Guest: Joe Lombardo, Co-coordinator of UNAC (United National Antiwar Coalition)
Guest: Ashley Smith, member of the administrative committee at UNAC
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, August 26, 2011
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Topic: "Through A Soldier's Eyes: Remembering Vietnam"
Guest: Adil Saleem, Vietnam Veteran and contributor to Waterworks Visual Arts Center Exhibit
Topic: Celebrating the legacy of Dr. King: The MLK Memorial
Guest: Clarence Lusane, Associate Professor at American University
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, August 25, 2011
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Topic: Perspectives on the Paths to God
Guest: Leo Brunnick, a founder and CEO of Patheos.com.
Guest: Dilshad D. Ali Managing Editor of the Muslim Portal at Patheos.com
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wendnesday, August 24, 2011
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Topic: "Prepare New York" for the 10th Anniversary of 9/11
Guest: The Rev. Chloe Breyer, Executive Director of the Interfaith Center of New York
Topic: Rick Perry and the economic policies of the Right
Guest: Joshua Holland, author, editor, and senior writer at AlterNet
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, August 23, 2011
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Topic: Who is responsible for the DC deadlock on the Budget Deal?
Guest: Thomas Ferguson, Professor of Political Science at University of Massachusetts
Topic: Libya: Liberation or Re-Colonization?
Guest: Naseer Aruri, Chancellor Professor Emeritus of Political Science at the University of Massachusetts
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, August 22, 2011
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Topic: Is Qaddafi's Rule at an End?
Guest: Salam Al-Marayati, President of Muslim Public Affairs Council
Topic: Updates from Iraq and Recent Unrest
Guest: Raed Jarrar, Iraqi born blogger and political analyst
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, August 19, 2011
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Topic: Book Review: Children of the Street
Guest: Dr. Kwei Quartey, bestselling author of "Children of the Street" and Physician
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Tuesday, August 16, 2011
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Topic: Is COIN an effective strategy for the US?
Guest: Michael Brenner, Senior Fellow at the Center of Transatlantic Relations SAIS-Johns Hopkins
Topic: Why Social Security Needs to be protected
Guest:Eric Kingson, Co-director of Social Security Works
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, August 15, 2011
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Topic: The Truth about Aid Programs in Somalia
Guest: Thomas Mountain, the only independant journalist in the Horn of Africa
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, August 12, 2011
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Topic: How you can help end Nuclear Power
Guest: Steve Breyman, Associate Professor of Science and Technology Studies at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Topic: Ramadan Cooking: The health benefits of spices
Guest: Yvonne Maffei, Food writer and founder of MyHalalkitchen.com
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, August 11, 2011
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Topic: Humanitarian War in Libya and Syria: Is it just an Illusion?
Guest: James Peck, author of "Ideal Illusions: How the U.S. Government Co-Opted Human Rights"
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Monday, August 8, 2011
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Topic: Talking with Muslim Charities in the Month of Generosity: Islamic Relief
Guest: Anwar Khan, Vice President of Fund Development and founding member of Islamic Relief USA
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, August 5, 2011
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Topic: Ramadan Recipes
Guest: Yvonne Maffei, Food writer and founder of MyHalalkitchen.com
Topic: What needs to be done for Somalia?
Guest: Dr. Abdi Samatar, Somali-American Professor of Geography at the University of Minnesota
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, August 4, 2011
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Topic: Conversations with our hosts from Working while Fasting to the Future of Books
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid and Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, August 3, 2011
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Topic: Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai's arrest and Awakenings in Kashmir
Guest: Mohsin Mohi-Ud-Din, Fullbright Fellow and academic writer
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, August 2, 2011
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Topic: All about the Ramadan Swag: Talking with Radio Islam Interns
Guest: Harith Kassar, intern at Radio Islam
Guest: Khadija Snowber, intern at Radio Islam
Guest: Aminah Garcia, intern at Radio Islam
Guest: Jumana Kassar, intern at Radio Islam
Guest: Imtiaz Garcia, intern at Radio Islam
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, August 1, 2011
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Topic: Getting the Most out of this Ramadan
Guest: Imam Senad Agic, head Imam of the Islamic Association of Bosniaks in North America
Topic: Getting the kids involved in the Ramadan Spirit
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager at Sound Vision
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, July 29, 2011
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Topic: Getting organized for Ramadan cooking
Guest: Yvonne Maffei, Food writer and founder of MyHalalkitchen.com
Topic: Illinois House passes Green Ramadan Resolution
Guest: Zaher Sahloul, Chairman of the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago
Topic: The Green Ramadan Intitiative in the New Brunswick Islamic Center
Guest: Shajia Khan, Secretary of the New Brunswick Islamic Center Board
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, July 28, 2011
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Topic: The Public's Proposed Federal Budget
Guest: Steven Kull, political psychologist and director of the Program on International Policy Attitudes at Maryland School of Public Affairs
Topic: The US Counter-Terrorism Strategy in Pakistan
Guest: Fred Branfman, activist and author
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, July 27, 2011
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Topic: Ramadan the Spiritual Benefits to the Body and Soul(re-broadcast)
Guest: Inamul Haq, Expertise in Islamic Theology, Qur'anic Studies, International Educational Background, and Interreligious Professional Experience
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Tuesday, July 26, 2011
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Topic: Understanding and Helping the Troubled Young Adult (re-broadcast)
Guest: Arif Syed, M.D., Clinical Psychiatrist
Guest: Andres Durbak, Chicago Public School Office of Safety and Security
Host: Jenaan Hashim

Monday, July 25, 2011
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Topic: Norwegian Terror Attack and its implications
Guest: Ali Gharib, national security reporter for ThinkProgress.org
Topic: How is Norway different from the United States
Guest: David Swanson, author and activist from RootsAction.org
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, July 22, 2011
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Topic: Are You Asking About K?
Guest: Rashid Hassan, Co-Founder of Askaboutk.com
Topic: What You Need to Know About the Conflict in Kashmir
Guest: Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai, Executive Director of The Kashmiri American Council
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, July 21, 2011
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Topic: Perceptions, Understanding and Misunderstanding
Guest: Akbar Ahmed, Currently the Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies, American University in Washington DC
Topic: Misconceptions of Islam in America and its Influence
Guest: Jonathan Curiel, Journalist in San Francisco and the Author of Al' America: Travels Through America's Arab and Islamic Roots.
Host: Salahuddin Khan

Wednesday, July 20, 2011
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Topic: The Solution to State Shortfalls: End the Afghan War
Guest: Christopher Hellman, Senior Research Analyst at National Priorities Project
Topic: Right Wing Movements and the Attack on Organized Labor
Guest: Chip Berlet, Author and Senior Analyst at Political Research Associates
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, July 19, 2011
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Monday, July 18, 2011
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Topic: How a Young Activist Helped to Pass the Dream Act in Illinois
Guest: Alaa Mukahhal, Immigrant Youth Justice League Organizer
Topic: How can you get involved in the campaign for immigrant rights?
Guest: Ahlam Jbara, Associate Director of the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago
Host: Janaan Hashim

Friday, July 15, 2011
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Topic: Why was a proposal for an interfaith center blocked in Virginia?
Guest: Laura George, Virginia based author, attorney, artist, teacher, and director of Oracle Institute
Guest: John Whitehead, attorney at Rutherford Institute
Topic: Raising Awareness about Domestic Violence Through Art
Guest: Nadia Janjua, 2011 Muslim Women in the Arts Coordinator
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, July 14, 2011
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Topic: Is U.S. "Counter-Terrorism" Pushing Pakistan to Brink?
Guest: Fred Branfman, US-American anti-war activist and author of a number of books about the Indochina War
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, July 13, 2011
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Topic: What are some of the challenges young Muslims experience when getting married?
Guest: Ali Ardekani, comedian and owner of Ummah Films and Half Our Deen
Topic: How can you improve your health this summer?
Guest: Dr. Samar Shehaiber, chiropractic physician and certified acupuncturist
Host: Tamara

Tuesday, July 12, 2011
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Topic: How many Americans are unemployed? And what are we going to do about it?
Guest: Mitchell Hirsch, Web and Campaign Associate at the National Employment Law Project
Topic: Who's serving the homeless in Chicago?
Guest: Ed Stellon, Director of Resource and Community Development at the Heartland Alliance
Host: Tamara

Monday, July 11, 2011
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Topic: Privacy and the Internet
Guest: Edwin C. Yohnka, Director of Communications and Public Policy at American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois
Topic: Discussion About "Why Yasir Qadhi Wants to Talk About Jihad"
Guest: Yasir Qadhi, American Muslim Writer and Islamic Instructor for the Al Maghrib Institute
Host: Tamara

Friday, July 8, 2011
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Topic: Why was a proposal for an interfaith center blocked in Virginia?
Guest: Laura George, Virginia based author, attorney, artist, teacher, and director of Oracle Institute
Guest: John Whitehead, attorney at Rutherford Institute
Topic: Raising Awareness about Domestic Violence Through Art
Guest: Nadia Janjua, 2011 Muslim Women in the Arts Coordinator
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, July 7, 2011
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Topic: The Sharia Hysteria in America
Guest: Adnan Zulfiqar, Law and Public Policy Fellow at the Annenberg Center for Global Communication Studies in Philadelphia
Topic: ABCs of American Politics; US Policy Towards the Arab Spring
Guest: Stephen Shalom, Professor of Political Science at William Paterson University in New Jersey
Host: Junaid Ahmed

Wednesday, July 6, 2011
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Topic: U.S. Foreign Policy in West Asia and South Africa
Guest: Vijay Prashad, Professor of International Studies at Trinity College
Topic: How will budget cuts affect women disproportionately?
Guest: Terry O'Neil, President for National Organization for Women
Topic: Update on the Gaza Flotillas
Guest: Sasha Julia Gelzin, Free Gaza Movement
Host: Junaid Ahmed and Tamara

Tuesday, July 5, 2011
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Topic: Representations of Muslim Women in the Media
Guest: Itrath Syed, PhD Student in the School of Communication at Simon Fraser University
Topic: Coverage from ISNA
Guest: Imam Zaid Shakir, Co-Founder of Zaytuna College
Guest: Dr. Hatem Bazian, Co-Founder of Zaytuna College, Berkeley
Guest: Dr. Mohamed Rida Beshir, Author of Four Best-Selling Books on Family Issues and Parenting
Host: Junaid Ahmed and Tamara

Monday, July 4, 2011
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Topic: Explaining Islam to the Public
Guest: Edward Curtis, Professor of Religious Studies at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Topic: Political Engagement in the United States
Guest: Robert Jensen, journalism professor at the University of Texas at Austin
Host: Junaid Ahmed

Sunday, July 3, 2011
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Topic:Paintings and Portraits
Guest: Professor Najja Abdul Mussawir, Associate Professor of Fine Arts at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale
Guest: Elijah Muhammad, Photographer and Author of "The Last Listening Party of the Notorious BIG
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, July 2, 2011
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Topic: What challenges do Muslim American athletes experience in hijab?
Guest: Kulsoom Abdullah, Olympic Weight Lifter
Topic: Muslim Group Aims to Create Co-housing Development
Guest: Joshua Brockwell, Leading Member of Good Tree Village
Host: Tamara

Friday, July 1, 2011
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Topic: Report from ISNA
Host: Tamara

Thursday, June 30, 2011
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Topic: Explaining Islam to the Public
Guest: Edward Curtis, Professor of Religious Studies at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Topic: Political Engagement in the United States
Guest: Robert Jensen, journalism professor at the University of Texas at Austin
Host: Junaid Ahmed

Wednesday, June 29, 2011
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Topic: King Hearings, Islamophobia, and YOU
Guest: Imam Talib Abdur-Rashid, Imam of Mosque of the Islamic Brotherhood
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, June 28, 2011
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Topic: Privacy and the Internet
Guest: Edwin C. Yohnka, Director of Communications and Public Policy at American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois
Topic: Discussion About "Why Yasir Qadhi Wants to Talk About Jihad"
Guest: Yasir Qadhi, American Muslim Writer and Islamic Instructor for the Al Maghrib Institute
Host: Tamara

Monday, June 27, 2011
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Topic: Shariah Law in the US
Guest: Inamul Haq, Islamic Studies Professor at Elmhurst College
Guest: Scott Alexander, Associate Professor of Islam at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago
Host: Janaan Hashim

Saturday, June 25, 2011
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Topic: The Syrian Revolution
Guest: Mohyeddin Kassar, Head of the Syrian American Society and Professor at Northwestern University
Guest: Mohja Kahf, Poet, Scholar and Professor of English at the University of Arkansas
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, June 24, 2011
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Topic: Freedom Flotilla II: Stay Human
Guest: Ceylon Mooney, He has spent many winters in the West Bank volunteering with Christian peacemaker teams, the International Solidarity Movement
Topic: "Jihad Against Islam" A Report on the Rise of Islamophobia in the US
Guest: Robert Steinback, Deputy Editor of the Southern Poverty Law Center's quarterly magazine, Intelligence Report, and the organization's Hatewatch blog.
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, June 23, 2011
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Topic: How can you look your best this summer?
Guest: Mariam Soboh, Founder and Editor in Chief of Hijabtrendz.com
Topic: How are Muslim Charities faring in post 9/11 America?
Guest: Mohamed Sabur, Staff Attorney at Muslim Advocates, Leader of the Muslim Charity Works Program
Host: Tamara

Wednesday, June 22, 2011
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Topic: What is the status of Troy Davis's case?
Guest: Jen Marlowe, author and activist
Guest: Laura Moye, Death Penalty Abolition Campaign Director at Amnesty International USA
Topic: The Death Penalty and Wrongful Convictions
Guest: Craig Cooley, Staff Attorney at the Innocence Project
Host: Tamara

Previous Programs

Tuesday, June 21, 2011
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Topic: First Latin American Food Bank Conference
Guest: Maurice Weaver, Senior Project Manager at the Global FoodBanking Network (GFN)
Topic: My Fellow American
Guest: Daniel Tutt, Outreach Director for Unity Productions Foundation
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Monday, June 20, 2011
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Topic: Learn Arabic this Summer!
Guest: Nouman Ali Khan, Founder and Lead Instructor at Bayyinnah Institute
Topic: What Does a Muslim Father Think About Father's Day?
Guest: Dr. Hisham Hassaballa, A Chicago Doctor and Beliefnet Columnist Since 2001
Host: Tamara

Friday, June 17, 2011
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Topic: First Latin American Food Bank Conference
Guest: Maurice Weaver, Senior Project Manager at the Global FoodBanking Network (GFN)
Topic: My Fellow American
Guest: Daniel Tutt, Outreach Director for Unity Productions Foundation
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, June 16, 2011
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Topic: Is NATO's Military Intervention in Libya Legal?
Guest: Francis Boyle, Professor of International Law at the University of Illinois College of Law in Champaign
Topic: Where is Syria Headed?
Guest: Dr. Elaine C. Hagopian, Professor Emerita of Sociology at Simmons College, Boston
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, June 15, 2011
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Topic: How can you protect yourself from cell phone radiation?
Guest: Louis Slesin, Editor of Microwave News
Topic: Why should ethnic communities start taking action to protect net neutrality?
Guest: Jehangir Khattak, Communications Manager at the New York Community Media Alliance
Host: Tamara

Tuesday, June 14, 2011
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Topic: Islamophobia in the United States
Guest: Rami El-Amine, One of the founders and current editors of Left Turn magazine
Topic: US Power and Foreign Policy
Guest: Steve Rosenthal, Retired Professor of Sociology at Hampton University in Virginia
Host: Junaid Ahmad

Monday, June 13, 2011
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Topic: What are some of the challenges young Muslims experience when getting married?
Guest: Ali Ardekani, comedian and owner of Ummah Films and Half Our Deen
Topic: How can you improve your health this summer?
Guest: Dr. Samar Shehaiber, chiropractic physician and certified acupuncturist
Host: Tamara

Friday, June 10, 2011
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Topic: Who were the Freedom Riders?
Guest: George Holmes, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer at CORE-Congress of Racial Equality
Topic: Why is the community opposed to Muslim men marrying older women?
Guest: Sajd Hassen, author of the article, "Searching for Khadijah: A Boy's Perspective"
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, June 9, 2011
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Topic: How many Americans are unemployed? And what are we going to do about it?
Guest: Mitchell Hirsch, Web and Campaign Associate at the National Employment Law Project
Topic: Who's serving the homeless in Chicago?
Guest: Ed Stellon, Director of Resource and Community Development at the Heartland Alliance
Host: Tamara

Wednesday, June 8, 2011
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Topic: Why Can't We Kick the Coal Energy Habit?
Guest: Jeff Biggers, Author of "Reckoning at Eagle Creek: The Secret Legacy of Coal in the Heartland
Topic: What Does Barbie Have to do with Rainforests in Indonesia?
Guest: Rolf Skar, Senior Forest Campaigner with Greenpeace
Topic: What are Chicago Environmentalists Doing to Protect the Environment
Guest: Lan Richart, Co-Director at Eco Justice Collaborative and one of the founding members in the Clean Power Coalition
Host: Tamara

Tuesday, June 7, 2011
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Topic: How a Young Activist Helped to Pass the Dream Act in Illinois
Guest: Alaa Mukahhal, Immigrant Youth Justice League Organizer
Topic: How can you get involved in the campaign for immigrant rights?
Guest: Ahlam Jbara, Associate Director of the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, June 6, 2011
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Topic: Why did the Detainee Abuse Task Force fail to investigate military abuse of Iraqis?
Guest: Joshua E.S. Phillips, author of None of Us Were Like This Before: American Soldiers and Torture
Topic: Why has the media ignored Yemen?
Guest: Aneesa Shehadeh, Yemeni American activist
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, June 3, 2011
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Topic: The End of the Oprah Winfrey Show: Past Muslim Guests Discuss Their Experiences
Guest: Krista Bremer, author of, "Cover Girl," published in O Magazine
Guest: Sadia Shakir, past guest on Oprah Show
Topic: What is it about Oprah Winfrey that she has captured the attention of millions?
Guest: Jennifer Harris, co-author of The Oprah Phenomenon
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, June 2, 2011
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Topic: A Look at Jammu and Kashmir
Guest: Fasiha Qadri, a human rights and peace activist and has worked as an advocate in the High Court of Jammu and Kashmir
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, June 1, 2011
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Topic: What are police officers taught about Islam and Muslims?
Guest: Joshua Craze, co-author of "How We Train Our Cops to Fear Islam"
Topic: How are Muslims educating police officers about their faith?
Guest: Ameena Jandali, Founding Member and Content Director for Islamic Networks Group
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, May 31, 2011
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Topic: What is the etiquette at graduations?
Guest: Jodi Smith, Etiquette Consultant and President of Mannersmith
Topic: Should you send your kids to summer camp?
Guest: Saad Quadri, Manager of Camp Busy Bees Boys Division
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, May 30, 2011
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Topic: How are Saudi women active participants in the Arab Spring?
Guest: Hala Al Dosari, Saudi Arabian researcher based in the United States
Topic: What factors pose challenges to Arabs in the rolling revolutions?
Guest: Abdel Hamid Siyam, Professor of Political Science at the Center for Middle Eastern Studies at Rutgers University
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, May 29, 2011
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Topic: A Show dedicated my show to Gil Scott-Heron
Guest: Jessica Care Moore, Poet and Author
Guest: Dion Steele, DJ and Producer
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, May 28, 2011
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Topic: The Stories of American Muslim Women
Guest: Maria Ibrahimji, Co-editors of "I Speak for Myself"
Guest: Zahra Suratwala, Co-editory of "I Speak for Myself"
Guest: Nousheen Yusuf, Contributing Writer for "I Speak for Myself"
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, May 27, 2011
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Topic: What Challenges do deaf Muslims experience in the United States?
Guest: Nashiru Abdulai, President of Global Deaf Muslims
Guest: Farah Khan, Chicago mother of two deaf children
Topic: Topic: What happens when you protest Netanyahu's speech in Congress?
Guest: Medea Benjamin, Leader from CodePink
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Previous Programs

Thursday, May 26, 2011
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Topic: A look imto whistleblowing and its repercussions
Guest: Jesselyn Radack, former ethics adviser to the United States Department of Justice
Topic: Palestinian Youth Movements
Guest: Noura Erakat, a Palestinian human rights attorney and activist
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, May 25, 2011
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Topic: Remembering Omar Ahmad
Guest: Shahed Amanullah, Author of "Serving the Public While Riding a Segway"
Topic: Will Obama be reauthorizing portions of the Patriot Act?
Guest: Shahid Buttar, Executive Director of the Bill of Rights Committee
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, May 24, 2011
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Topic: The Syrian Revolution
Guest: Mohyeddin Kassar, Head of the Syrian American Society and Professor at Northwestern University
Guest: Mohja Kahf, Poet, Scholar and Professor of English at the University of Arkansas
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, May 23, 2011
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Topic:Obama and the Black leadership
Guest: Kevin Gray Author of "The Decline of Black Politics: From Malcolm X to Barack Obama
Topic: Legacy of Malcolm X
Guest: Sam Anderson President of the Board of Trustees of the Malcolm X Museum
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, May 20, 2011
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Topic: CMECCA School and the Importance of Islamic and Faith Based Edcuation
Guest: Dr. Bambade, Dr. Bambade Shakoor-Abdulla, Principal of CMECCA School
Topic: Muslim Theater: Creating an Environment for Intercultural and Interfaith Dialogue
Guest: Zakiyyah El-Amin, Award Winning Director and Producer
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, May 19, 2011
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Topic: Obama's address on Middle East: did he deliver?
Guest: Husain Abdullah director of Americans for Democracy and Human Rights in Bahrain
Guest: Ahmed Rehab Executive Director of CAIR-Chicago
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, May 18, 2011
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Topic: The Psychology of Revenge: Why We Should Stop Celebrating Osama Bin Laden's Death
Guest: Pamela Gerloff, Visionary Writer, Educator and Consultant for Transformational Change
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, May 17, 2011
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Al Nakba, the Catastrophe, 63 Years Later
Guest: Amani Ghouleh, Publisher, The Arab Horizon
Guest: Mahmoud Salah, born in the village of Sar'a, Palestine in 1932, he was 16 years old when he witnessed firsthand the Nakba
Guest: Kristin Szremski, Director of Media and Communications for the American Muslims for Palestine

Monday, May 16, 2011
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Topic: Soldiers of Peace: Two Men, One Conflict, One Voice
Guest: Wa'el Salame, Combatants for Peace, Palestinian
Guest: Yonatan Gur, Combatants for Peace, Israeli
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, May 13, 2011
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Topic: Arabs Walk Now for Autism
Guest: Joanna Beituni, Captain of Team Arabs Walk Now for Autism and Graduate Student at National Louis University
Topic: Arab American Day of Service
Guest: Laila Younes, Youth Services Americorps Intern at the Arab American Action Network
Topic: Beyond bin Laden Killing: Drone Strikes the "New Norm"
Guest: Brian Terrell, Long Time Peace Activist
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, May 12, 2011
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Topic: "The Future of Islam"
Guest: John L. Esposito, Professor of Religion and International Affairs
Topic: The Collpase of Journalism
Guest: Robert Jensen, Journalism Professor at the University of Texas at Austin
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Wednesday, May 11, 2011
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Topic: Year of Hate in the US
Guest: Heidi Beirich, Director of Research at Southern Poverty Law Center
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, May 10, 2011
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Topic: Inside Bahrain: A Different Perspective on the Protests in Bahrain
Guest: Hana Bubshait, Special Development Program Coordinator for Communication Engineering with Saudi Aramco
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, May 9, 2011
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Topic: The FBI and the continuation of the Patriot Act
Guest: Coleen Rowley, former FBI agent and whistleblower
Topic: Patraeus as the new CIA director
Guest: Ray McGovern, retired CIA officer and analyst
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Saturday, May 7, 2011
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Host: Amir Haq
Topic: Environmental Issues: Islam and the Ecology
Guest: Hamid Mavani, Ph.D., McGill University, Institute of Islamic Studies

Friday, May 6, 2011
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Topic: Black Boarding Schools in the US
Guest: Dr. Reginald Nichols, the fourth President of The Piney Woods School, Piney Woods, MS
Topic: Women and The Public Space
Guest: Ramah Kudaimi, Student at Georgetown University and Contributing Writer for Altmuslimah
Guest: Mehrunisa Qayyum, International Policy and Development Consultant and Contributing Writer for Altmuslimah
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, May 5, 2011
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Topic: News from Afghanistan and the Peace Movement
Guest: Kathy Kelly, American peace activist, author, and three-time Nobel Peace Prize nominee
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, May 4, 2011
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Topic: Year of Hate in the US
Guest: Heidi Beirich, Director of Research at Southern Poverty Law Center
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, May 3, 2011
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Topic: Reaction from Muslim Organizations on US forces killing Osama bin Laden
Guest: Raheem Hanifa, responsible for the PITFA workshop (Presenting Islam to Fellow Americans), Communications Outreach, and Volunteer/Intern Coordination at CAIR- MI
Guest: Salam Al Marayati, is executive director of the Muslim Public Affairs Council Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, May 2, 2011
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Topic: Reflections on US forces killing Osama bin Laden
Guest: Junaid Ahmad, Assistant Professor of Law and Politics at Lahore University in Pakistan
Guest: Robert Naiman, Policy Director at Just Foreign Policy
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, April 29, 2011
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Topic: Muslims in the UK
Guest: Dr. Ataullah Siddiqui
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, April 28, 2011
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Topic: Afghanistan
Guest: Malailai Joya, Member of Afghan Parliament
Guest: Joshua Brollier, Co-Coordinator with Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, April 27, 2011
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Topic: Torture at Guantanamo
Guest: Luke Hansen, been active with the Witness Against Torture community, which has worked for the closure of the Guantanamo prison and the restoration of justice for the prisoners and their families.
Topic: Reflections on Protests in Syria
Guest: Salwa Sunbulli, 2nd Generation Syrian American, active blogger and political activist on issues pertaining to Syria
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Tuesday, April 26, 2011
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Topic: The Stories of American Muslim Women
Guest: Maria Ibrahimji, Co-editors of "I Speak for Myself"
Guest: Zahra Suratwala, Co-editory of "I Speak for Myself"
Guest: Nousheen Yusuf, Contributing Writer for "I Speak for Myself"
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, April 25, 2011
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Sunday, April 24, 2011
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Saturday, April 23, 2011
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Friday, April 22, 2011
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Topic: Young African Americans Working Overseas
Guest: Katherine Podkalicki, a 25 year old African American female, spent a year teaching English in Korea.
Topic: Getting Young African American Students Excited about Math
Guest: Dr. Ron Boykins, President and Founder of Math Fest, is getting young students excited about math compitions
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, April 21, 2011
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Wednesday, April 20, 2011
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Topic: Vandalism at Georgia Mosque
Guest: Amjad Taufique, Member, Board of Directors of Masjid Al-Hedaya (Islamic Center of Marietta).
Topic: Protests in Syria
Guest: Yaser Tabbara, Principal of Zarzour, Khalil, & Tabbara LLC.
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, April 19, 2011
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Topic: Chicago Activist Speaks Out
Guest: Hatem Abudayyeh is the Executive Director of the Arab American Action Network (AAAN)
Guest: Jim Fennerty is a criminal defense and civil rights attorney
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, April 18, 2011
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Sunday, April 17, 2011
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, April 16, 2011
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Topic: Filming Warring Factions: Conversations About Iran, Filming and Break Dancing
Guest: Justin Mashouf, Director of "Warring Factions"
Topic: Upcoming Documentary About Muslim Americans
Guest: Fatima, Director of "Salaam America"
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, April 15, 2011
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Topic: Where Do Your Tax Dollars Go?
Guest: Josh Ruebner,National Advocacy Director of the US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation
Topic: Fracking and T. Boone Pickens' Myths
Guest: Maura Stephens, An Independent Writer, Playwright, Actor, Director, Educator, and Activist
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, April 14, 2011
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Topic: Afghanistan
Guest: Malailai Joya, Member of Afghan Parliament
Guest: Joshua Brollier, Co-Coordinator with Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, April 13, 2011
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Topic: Fighting for Civil Liberties in Oklahoma
Guest: Muneer Awad, Licensed Attorney in the State of Georgia
Topic: Reporting Back from Afghanistan
Guest: Jake Olzen, Activist with Voices for Creative Nonviolence and Witness Against Torture
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, April 12, 2011
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Topic: Global Day of Action Against Military Spending
Guest: John Feffer, Co-Director of Foreign Policy In Focus at the Institute for Policy Studies
Topic: Northwestern University's First Muslim Chaplain
Guest: Tahera Ahmad, Associate Chaplain at Northwestern University where she is an Advisor to the Campus and Evanston Community
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, April 11, 2011
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Sunday, April 10, 2011
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, April 09, 2011
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Topic: A Conversation with Glee Star, Iqbal Theba and Star Trek Star, Faran Tahir
Guest: Faran Tahir, Actor: Star Trek and Iron Man
Guest: Iqbal Theba, Actor: FOX's Glee
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, April 08, 2011
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Topic: Global Alliance of Artists and SANAD to Help Arab Women Gain Financial Literacy
Guest: Dina Rabadi, Founder and Executive Director of Global Alliance of Artists
Topic: Don't Be A Victim of Domestic Violence
Guest: Khalidah Kali, Official Court Reporter for Domestic Violence Court
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, April 07, 2011
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Topic: Restoring our Civil Liberties and Constitutional Rights
Guest: Shahid Buttar, Executive Director and Leads the Bill of Rights Defense Committee and the People's Campaign for the Constitution (PCC)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, April 06, 2011
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Topic: Healthy Food for Healthy Communities
Guest: Gus Schumacher, is Executive Vice President of Policy and Founding Board Member of Wholesome Wave
Guest: Anchi Mei, is the Program Manager of the Food Security and Community Health Program at the International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, April 05, 2011
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Topic: Chicago Activist Speaks Out
Guest: Hatem Abudayyeh is the Executive Director of the Arab American Action Network (AAAN)
Guest: Jim Fennerty is a criminal defense and civil rights attorney
Host: Janaan Hashim

Friday, April 01, 2011
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Topic: Shariah Law in the US
Guest: Inamul Haq, Islamic Studies Professor at Elmhurst College
Guest: Scott Alexander, Associate Professor of Islam at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, March 31, 2011
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Topic: Support Radio Islam Fundraising Dinner
Guest: Ayesha Mustafaa, Radio Islam Host
Guest: Imran Husain, Former Radio Islam Host
Topic: Local Imams Make Statement Against War
Guest: Imam Shamsi Ali, Director of the Jamaica Muslim Center and President of Masjid Al-Hikmah in Astoria, NY
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, March 30, 2011
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Topic: The Stories of American Muslim Women
Guest: Maria Ibrahimji, Co-editors of "I Speak for Myself"
Guest: Zahra Suratwala, Co-editory of "I Speak for Myself"
Guest: Nousheen Yusuf, Contributing Writer for "I Speak for Myself"
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, March 29, 2011
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Topic: The History of Muslims in America
Guest: Jonathan Curiel, Journalist in San Francisco and the Author of Al' America: Travels Through America's Arab and Islamic Roots.
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, March 28, 2011
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Topic: Bringing the Muslim Voice to Community Elections
Guest: Reema Ahmed, Executive Director of Project Mobilize
Guest: Bassam S. Abdallah, Candidate for Orland Park Library Trustee
Guest: Rola Othman, Candidate for Reavis High School District 220 School Board
Guest: Itedal Shalabi, Candidate for North Palos District 117 School Board
Guest: Nuha Hasan, Candidate for Park District Commissioner for the Village of Justice
Guest: Ahmed Aduib, Candidate for Bridgeview Library Board
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, March 27, 2011
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Topic: Live on Location with Real Hip Hop
Guest: Mike-E, Poet, Emcee, Musician, Activist
Guest: Lewis Taylor, Graffiti Artist
Guest: Keenan H., Graphic Designer, Multi-Media Specialist
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, March 26, 2011
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Topic: The Threat of Nuclear Disaster in Japan After Earthquake and Tsunami
Guest: Kevin Kamps, Specialist in Nuclear Waste at Beyond Nuclear
Topic: What the Chicago community is doing to help Japan/ Peter Kind's "Muslim Radicalization" Hearings Guest: Dr. Zaher Sahloul, chairperson of the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC)
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, March 25, 2011
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Topic: The Miseducation of African American Youth Throughout American History
Guest: Marvin Jones, Founder and CEO of JAMI First Day Covers
Guest: Stephen Rozman, Ph.D., Director at Historical Black College of Tougaloo in Tougaloo, Miss
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, March 24, 2011
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Topic: Nuclear Disaster in Japan
Guest: Lloyd Dumas, Professor of Political Economy, Economics and Public Policy at the University of Texas at Dallas
Guest: Harvey Wasserman, Author or Co-Author of a Dozen Books, including SOLARTOPIA! OUR GREEN-POWERED EARTH
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, March 23, 2011
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Topic: Why You Should Stand Against War and Militarism
Guest: Sara Flounders, Co-Director of International Action Center
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, March 22, 2011
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Topic: Declaration of War on Libya
Guest: Phyllis Bennis, Director of the New Internationalism Project at International Policy Studies (IPS).
Guest: Seif Da'na, Associate Professor of Sociology and International Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside Specializing in Mideast and North Africa
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, March 21, 2011
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Topic: Why Non-Union Members are Standing in Solidarity with Union Protesters in Wisconsin
Guest: Kadjua Vaj, Co-founder and co-executive director of Freedom Inc., on the phone with us in the midst of Wisconsin Protest
Guest: Other Protesters in Wisconsin
Topic: An Update on the Developments in the Wisconsin Protests Guest: Robert Kraig, Executive Director of Citizen Action of Wisconsin
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, March 18, 2011
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Topic: A Discussion with FBI Special Agent in Charge Robert Grant
Guest: Robert Grant, FBI Special Agent in Charge
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, March 17, 2011
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Topic: Behind U.S.-Backed Bahrain Regime's "Dialogue"
Guest: Hussain Abdulla, Director of Americans for Democracy and Human Rights in Bahrain
Topic: Debate on Libya and Intervention
Guest: Robert Naiman, Policy Director of Just Foreign Policy
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, March 16, 2011
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Topic: Efforts to Cure Hunger in Egypt
Guest: Moez El Shohdi, President and CEO of Egyptian Food Bank
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, March 15, 2011
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Topic: A Closer Look at the Nuclear Disaster in Japan and Recovery Effort
Guest: Aileen Mioko, Executive Director of Kyoto-based Green Action
Guest: Ilyas Choudry, Executive Council Member of Helping Hand
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, March 14, 2011
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Topic: Why Non-Union Members are Standing in Solidarity with Union Protesters in Wisconsin
Guest: Kadjua Vaj, Co-founder and co-executive director of Freedom Inc., on the phone with us in the midst of Wisconsin Protest
Guest: Other Protesters in Wisconsin
Topic: An Update on the Developments in the Wisconsin Protests Guest: Robert Kraig, Executive Director of Citizen Action of Wisconsin
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Saturday, March 12, 2011
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Topic: The Threat of Nuclear Disaster in Japan After Earthquake and Tsunami
Guest: Kevin Kamps, Specialist in Nuclear Waste at Beyond Nuclear
Topic: What the Chicago community is doing to help Japan/ Peter Kind's "Muslim Radicalization" Hearings Guest: Dr. Zaher Sahloul, chairperson of the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC)
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, March 11, 2011
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Topic: Arab and Jewish Women Leaders Work Together to Bring Peace Through Their Society
Guest: Philomena Blees, J.D., President of Peace Through Commerce
Guest: Itaf Awad, Council Trainer and Facilitator
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, March 10, 2011
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Topic: Witnessing A Revolution
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, American Muslim Activist, Writer and Executive Director of CAIR - Chicago
Topic: The Peter King Hearings
Guest: Alejandro J. Beutel, MPAC's Government and Policy Analyst
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, March 9, 2011
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Topic: Efforts to Cure Hunger in Egypt
Guest: Moez El Shohdi, President and CEO of Egyptian Food Bank
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, March 8, 2011
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Topic: Behind U.S.-Backed Bahrain Regime's "Dialogue"
Guest: Hussain Abdulla, Director of Americans for Democracy and Human Rights in Bahrain
Topic: Debate on Libya and Intervention
Guest: Robert Naiman, Policy Director of Just Foreign Policy
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, March 7, 2011
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Topic: Privatizing Public Education
Guest: Pauline Lipman, is professor of policy studies at the College of Education at the University of Illinois-Chicago
Guest: Michael E. Brunson, Chicago Teachers Union
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, March 06, 2011
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, March 05, 2011
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Topic: Conversation with an Egyptian Resident About the Revolution
Guest: Amr Mobasher, Egyptian resident
Topic: Recent Developments in Libya: Fighting for Freedom
Guest: Khaled Mattawa, Assistant professor of creative writing at the University of Michigan, a Libyan poet, and a renowned Arab-American writer
Host: Ali Dia

Friday, March 04, 2011
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Topic: A Discussion with FBI Special Agent in Charge Robert Grant
Guest: Robert Grant, FBI Special Agent in Charge
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, March 03, 2011
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Topic: Budget Cuts and the Attack on Unions
Guest: Matthew Rothschild, Editor of The Progressive Magazine
Guest: Chuck Collins, Senior Scholar at the Institute for Policy (IPS)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, March 02, 2011
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Topic: Shariah Law in the US
Guest: Inamul Haq, Islamic Studies Professor at Elmhurst College
Guest: Scott Alexander, Associate Professor of Islam at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago
Host: Janaan Hashim

Tuesday, March 01, 2011
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Topic: Recognizing Women's History Month
Guest: Sabina Abdul-Qadir, Lawyer, Founding Member and Director of Community Service for Muslim Women's Alliance
Guest: Sammer Ghouleh, CEO, Founder and President of Spirit Magazine
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, February 28, 2010
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Topic: African-American History
Host: Imran Husain and Janaan Hashim

Saturday, February 26, 2011
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Topic: Conversation with an Egyptian Resident About the Revolution
Guest: Amr Mobasher, Egyptian resident
Topic: Recent Developments in Libya: Fighting for Freedom
Guest: Khaled Mattawa, Assistant professor of creative writing at the University of Michigan, a Libyan poet, and a renowned Arab-American writer
Host: Ali Dia

Friday, February 25, 2011
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Topic: Muslim Women Gain Higher Profile in the U.S.
Guest: Soumaya Khalifa, Founder of Islamic Speakers Bureau of Atlanta
Guest: Tayyibah Taylor, Editor-in-Chief of Azizah Magazine
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, February 24, 2011
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Topic: Black History Month Series, Then and Now: Comparing the South and its Attitudes Toward the Blacks from Slavery to the 21st Century
Guest: Khalid Griggs, Imam- Community Mosque of Winston-Salem (NC)
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Wednesday, February 23, 2011
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Topic: What You Need to Know About Illinois Muslim Action Day 2011
Guest: Kiran Ansari, Communications Director at the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC)
Topic: Libyan American Rapper Talks About the Imprisonment and Torture of His Father at the Hands of Qaddafi's Regime
Guest: Khalid M., Libyan American Rapper
Host: Ali Dia

Tuesday, February 22, 2011
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Topic: Libyan Americans Discuss their Families' Experience with Gaddafi's Government
Guest: Ahmed Aduib, Libyan American and Affiliates Coordinator at ISNA
Guest: Sarah Burshan, Libyan American and Student at UIC
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, February 21, 2011
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Topic: Black History Month Series, What American Society Gains
Guest: Aneesah Nadir, PhD
Guest: Nikia Bilal, Attorney
Guest: Ayesha Mustafaa, Muslim Journal
Host: Janaan Hashim

Sunday, February 20, 2011
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, February 19, 2011
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Topic: Polar Magnetic Shifts and Superstorms
Guest: Terrence Aym, Writer for Helium.com
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, February 18, 2011
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Topic: It couldn't hurt to have a Muslim 'Cosby Show'
Guest: Clarence Page, Chicago Tribune Columnist and Editorial Board Member
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, February 17, 2011
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Topic: The Muslim Community in the U.S. is Not Immune to the Ills of the Greater Society
Guest: Habeeb Quadri, Principal of the MCC Full Time School in Morton Grove, IL
Guest: Edmund Arroyo, Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Licensed School Social Worker and Founder of The Heartspeak Institute
Host: Janaan Hashim

Wednesday, February 16, 2011
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Topic: Why Not Let Love and Compassion Shape Our World? A Coversation With a Peace Journalist
Guest: Robert Koehler, Journalist and Author of "Courage Grows Strong at the Wound"
Topic: Reflections on True Love
Host: Ali Dia

Tuesday, February 15, 2011
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Topic: Healthcare Ruling: Universal Coverage Without a Mandate
Guest: Clark Newhall, Executive Director of Health Justice, a Doctor and an Attorney
Topic: What Does the Prophet (PBUH) Mean to?
Guest: Call-ins from the Community
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, February 14, 2011
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Topic: How to Stop Violence in Chicago
Guest: Dr. Gary Slutzkin, Executive Director of Cease Fire: The Campaign to Stop the Shooting
Topic: Is Turkish Politics Free of the Hijab?
Guest: Merve Kavakci, author of Headscarf Politics in Turkey
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, February 13, 2011
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, February 12, 2011
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Topic: What's Next for Egypt After Protests?
Guest: Mounzer Sleiman, Founder of the Center for American and Arab Studies
Topic: "Occupation Has No Future: Militarism and Resistance in Israel/Palestine"
Guest: David Zlutnick, founder of Upheaval Productions
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, February 11, 2011
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Topic: Islamic Art Through Afican Aesthetics
Guest: Derrick Tariq Beard
Topic: Egypt's New Horizon
Guest: Laila El-Haddad, Palestinian Blogger, Writer and News Media Activist
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, February 10, 2011
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Topic: What's Next for Egypt After Protests?
Guest: Mounzer Sleiman, Founder of the Center for American and Arab Studies
Topic: "Occupation Has No Future: Militarism and Resistance in Israel/Palestine"
Guest: David Zlutnick, founder of Upheaval Productions
Host: Amir Haq

Wednesday, February 9, 2011
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Topic: How America Went Wrong in the Middle East
Guest: Chris Hedges, Senior Fellow at the Nation Institute and author of, "Death of the Liberal Class"
Topic: The Use of Social Media to Mobilize Youth in the Tunisia/Egypt Protests
Guest: Linda Herrera, associate professor in the Department of Education Policy, Organization and Leadership at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Host: Ali Dia

Tuesday, February 8, 2011
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Topic: Support the Irvine 11
Guest: Emily Ratner, Organizer, Media Maker and Law Student Based in New Orleans
Guest: Marya Bangee, Leader of Stand with the 11 Guest: Reem Salahi, Civil Rights Attorney, Formally Represented the "Irvine 11" in their Administrative Proceedings and Currently on their Legal Defense Team
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, February 7, 2011
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Topic: Who's Running for Chicago Mayor?
Guest: Miguell Del Valle, Candidate for Mayor of Chicago
Guest: Patricia Van Pelt-Watkins, Candidate for Mayor of Chicago
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, February 6, 2011
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Topic: Global Vision
Guest: Rashan Rashid, CEO of Muslim Heat Management
Guest: El-Seed, Artist & Painter
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, February 5, 2011
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Topic: What's Next for Egypt After Protests?
Guest: Mounzer Sleiman, Founder of the Center for American and Arab Studies
Topic: "Occupation Has No Future: Militarism and Resistance in Israel/Palestine"
Guest: David Zlutnick, founder of Upheaval Productions
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, February 4, 2011
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Topic: Countdown to the Superbowl
Guest: David DuBois, President and Chief Executive Officer of Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB)
Topic: Egypt: What to Expect Next
Guest: Nourhan El Koptan, Egyptian American Fullbright Fellow at Mary Baldwin College
Guest: Dr. Stephen Zunes, a Professor of Politics and International Studies at the University of San Francisco
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, February 3, 2011
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Topic: UN World Interfaith Harmony Week
Guest: Dirk Ficca, Executive Director of the Council for a Parliament of the World's Religions
Topic: Is Democracy in Egypt Possible?
Guest: Khalid Beydoun, Attorney and Co-Founder of FreeEgyptNow.org
Host: Janaan Hashim and Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, February 2, 2011
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Monday, January 31, 2011
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Topic: Dealing with Discrimination and Getting Help from Muslim Advocates
Guest: Jawad Khaki, Corporate Vice President at Microsoft Corp, President and a Founding Director of IMAN (Ithna-asheri Muslim Association of the Northwest)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, January 30, 2011
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, January 29, 2011
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Topic: A Talk With Screenwriter and Director Kamran Pasha
Guest: Kamran Pasha, Author of "Mother of the Believers," Screenwriter and Director
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, January 28, 2011
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Topic: It couldn't hurt to have a Muslim 'Cosby Show'
Guest: Clarence Page, Chicago Tribune Columnist and Editorial Board Member
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, January 27, 2011
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Topic: A New Era in the Middle East
Guest: Radwan Masmoudi, Founder of the Center for Study of Islam & Democracy (CSID)
Guest: Seif Da'na, Assistant Professor of Sociology and International Studies at the University of Wisconsin - Parkside Specializing in the Mideast and North Africa
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, January 26, 2011
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Topic: One Year After Earthquake, Haiti is Still Suffering
Guest: Alex Dupuay, Professor of Sociology at Wesleyan University, author of "The Prophet and Power: Jean-Bertrand Aristide, the International Community, and Haiti"
Topic: The Return of Haiti's Exiled Dictator, Jean Claude Duvalier
Guest: Ezili Dianto, president of the Haitian Lawyers Leadership Network
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, January 25, 2011
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Topic: Future Agenda of the Peace Movement in America
Guest: Michael McConnell, The Great Lakes Regional Director of the American Friends Service Committee
Guest: Sara Flounders, Co-Director of the International Action Center
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, January 24, 2011
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Topic: Guantanamo Turns 9
Guest: Jeremy Varon, Witness Against Torture
Topic: Will the "Bush Six" Responsible for the Bush Administration's Torture Policy Face Charges in Spain?
Guest: Katherine Gallagher, Senior Staff Attorney at the Center for Constitutional Rights
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, January 23, 2011
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Topic: Art and Culture of the East Coast
Guest: Tahir Kaiyum, Founder of Crescent Moon Nights
Guest: Da Muslimah, Diva - Hip Hop Artist and Poet
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, January 22, 2011
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Topic: A Conversation with Glee Star, Iqbal Theba and Star Trek Star, Faran Tahir
Guest: Faran Tahir, Actor: Star Trek and Iron Man
Guest: Iqbal Theba, Actor: FOX's Glee
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, January 21, 2011
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Topic: Muslim Women Gain Higher Profile in the U.S.
Guest: Soumaya Khalifa, Founder of Islamic Speakers Bureau of Atlanta
Guest: Tayyibah Taylor, Editor-in-Chief of Azizah Magazine
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, January 20, 2011
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Topic: Comparing the Pete King Hearing to the McCarthy Trial Hearing
Guest: Salam Al-Marayati, Executive Director of the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC)
Guest: Kamran Memon, Attorney and Founder of Muslims For A Safe America
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid and Kristin Szermski

Wednesday, January 19, 2011
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Topic: The Arizona Shooting of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords: A Product of "Conservative Media Propagating Violent Rhetoric Against Liberal Americans"?
Guest: Sara Robinson, Senior fellow at Campaign for America's Future
Topic: The Current State and Future of the US Halal Industry
Guest: Suzanne Audi, Food Technologist at Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America (IFANCA)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, January 18, 2011
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Topic: The Muslim Community in the U.S. is Not Immune to the Ills of the Greater Society
Guest: Habeeb Quadri, Principal of the MCC Full Time School in Morton Grove, IL
Guest: Edmund Arroyo, Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Licensed School Social Worker and Founder of The Heartspeak Institute
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, January 17, 2011
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Topic: Martin Luther King Jr.: What We've Accomplished and What We Still Need to Do
Guest: Robert Jensen, Professor of Journalism at University of Texas at Austin
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Saturday, January 15, 2011
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Topic: A Conversation with Glee Star, Iqbal Theba and Star Trek Star, Faran Tahir
Guest: Faran Tahir, Actor: Star Trek and Iron Man
Guest: Iqbal Theba, Actor: FOX's Glee
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, January 14, 2011
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Topic: Arizona Shooting: 6 Days Later
Guest: Chip Berlet, Senior Analyst at Political Research Associates (PRA)
Topic: The Fall of the Tunisian Government
Guest: Dr. Stephen Zunes, Professor of Politics and International Studies at the University of San Francisco
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, January 13, 2011
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Topic: The Rise of Muslim Hip-Hop
Guest: Cyrus "the Raskol Khan" McGoldrick, Muslim American Musician and Community Activist
Guest: Khaled M., Emcee and Aspiring Rapper
Host: Ali Dia

Wednesday, January 12, 2011
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Topic: What Muslims and Christians Can Learn From the Encounter of St. Francis and Egypt's Sultan Malik al-Kalim
Guest: Paul Moses, Author of "The Saint and the Sultan: The Crusades, Islam and Francis of Assisi's Mission of Peace"
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, January 11, 2011
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Topic: Jews and Muslims How to Bring Down the Temperature
Guest: Frankie Martin, Ibn Khaldun Chair Research Fellow
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, January 10, 2011
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Topic: Easy Access: Gun Violence in the U.S.
Guest: Rev. Pfleger, Pastor of St. Sabina, Anti-firearms Organizer
Guest: Alec Harris, United Power Organizer
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, January 9, 2011
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, January 8, 2011
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Topic: What about Iran? The Impact of Wikileaks on Iran's Position in the Middle East
Guest: Chas Freeman, Former U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, January 7, 2011
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Topic: Blindsided: Activists Speak Out Against F.B.I. Subpoenas
Guest: Maureen Murphy, Journalist and Palestine Solidarity Activist from Chicago
Guest: Sarah Smith, Active Member of the Palestinian Solidarity Group at Grinnel College
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, January 6, 2011
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Topic: Healthy Eating in 2011
Guest: Sara Elnakib, Clinical Dietitian at St. Michael's Medical Center in Newark, NJ.
Guest: Qaid Hassan, Founder and Managing Director of Whole Earth Meats
Host: Ali Dia

Wednesday, January 5, 2011
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Topic: State of Latinos in the U.S. and the Movement of Undocumented Workers
Guest: Jorge Mujica Murias, Candidate for Congress in 2010, Community-Labor Activist
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, January 4, 2011
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Topic: Anti-bullying Program Reduces Malicious Gossip on School Playgrounds
Guest: Karin Frey, Research Associate Professor of Educational Psychology, College of Education, University of Washington
Topic: What Islamic Schools are Doing to Combat Bullying
Guest: Mrs. Hanan Abdallah, Principal of Universal School in Bridgeview, Illinois
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, January 3, 2011
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Topic: New Organization Addressing Mental Health in the Muslim Community
Guest: Khalid Herrington, Co-Founder of SIRAT
Guest: Hooman Keshavarzi, Co-Founder of SIRAT
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, January 2, 2011
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, January 1, 2011
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Topic: A Look Inside the Race for the Chicago City Council
Guest: Ahmed Khan, Candidate for Alderman of the 50th Ward, Chicago City Council
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, December 31, 2010
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Topic: Are You Asking About K?
Guest: Rashid Hassan, Co-Founder of Askaboutk.com
Topic: What You Need to Know About the Conflict in Kashmir
Guest: Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai, Executive Director of The Kashmiri American Council
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, December 30, 2010
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Topic: Commemorating the Second Anniversary of Operation Cast Lead
Guest: Rabbi Brian Walt, Co-Founder of Jewish Fast for Gaza
Guest: Kristin Szremsky, Media Coordinator of American Muslims for Palestine (AMP)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, December 29, 2010
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Topic: Muslim American Community: Review of 2010 and What's Next in 2011
Guest: Dr. Shaik Ubaid, Co-chair of Muslim Peace Coalition
Guest: Ibrahim Hooper, Communications Director of Council on American-Islamic Relations(CAIR)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, December 28, 2010
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Topic: America: Review of 2010 and What's Next in 2011
Guest: Dawud Walid, Executive Director of Council on American-Islamic Relations - Michigan (CAIR-MI)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, December 27, 2010
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Topic: World Review of 2010 and What Might be Next in 2011
Guest: Robert Naiman, Policy Director at Just Foreign Policy
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, December 24, 2010
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Topic: Noble Brother: The Story of The Last Prophet in Poetry
Guest: Hesham A. Hassaballa, Author
Topic: Student Leaders Promoting Freedom and Equality on University Campuses
Guest: Ahmad Hassan, President of Students Allied for Freedom and Equality (SAFE)
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, December 23, 2010
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Topic: Dealing with Discrimination and Getting Help from Muslim Advocates
Guest: Jawad Khaki, Corporate Vice President at Microsoft Corp, President and a Founding Director of IMAN (Ithna-asheri Muslim Association of the Northwest)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, December 22, 2010
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Topic: The Shariah and the Misrepresentation of the Shariah
Guest: Dr. Aminah McCloud, Director of Islamic World Studies at DePaul University
Host: Ayat Huseen and Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, December 21, 2010
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Topic: A Pilgrim Looks Back: Guests Share Their Experiences of Hajj
Guest: Laila and Muhammad Khalid, Teenage First Time Hajis
Guest: Khalid Khan, First Time Hajj
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, December 20, 2010
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Topic: The Role Your Tax Dollars Play in the Use of Child Soldiers
Guest: Jo Becker, Advocacy Director of the Children's Rights Division at Human Rights Watch
Topic: The Role of FBI Informants in Terrorism Cases
Guest: Karen Greenberg, Executive Director of Law and Security at the NYU School of Law
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, December 19, 2010
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Topic: Arts and Entertainment
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, December 18, 2010
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Topic: Iran: Arab Nations and Israel
Guest: Chas Freeman, Former U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, December 17, 2010
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Topic: A Discussion About Women's Rights
Guest: Anushay Hossain, Women's Rights Activist
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, December 16, 2010
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Topic: The Violence that Congolese Women Face
Guest: Lee Ann De Reus, President of the Board, Panzi Hospital Foundation
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, December 15, 2010
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Topic: A Convert to Islam Finds Discrimination on Both Sides of the Veil
Guest: Kim Joseph, Independent Instructor of the "Muslim Like Me" Creative Writing Workshop
Guest: Dr. Marcia Hermansen, Director of the Islamic World Studies Program and Professor in the Theology Department at Loyola University Chicago
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, December 14, 2010
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Topic:Is Afghanistan A Lost Cause
Guest: Nir Rosen, Journalist and Author of Aftermath: Following the Bloodshed of America's Wars in the Muslim World
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, December 13, 2010
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Topic: TSA's Body-Scanners and the Inavasion of Privacy
Guest: James Babb, Co-founder of WeWontFly.com
Topic: What Haiti's Upcoming Elections Mean?
Guest: Brian Concannon, Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti
Host: Amir Haq

Sunday, December 12, 2010
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Topic: Art and Culture of the East Coast
Guest: Tahir Kaiyum, Founder of Crescent Moon Nights
Guest: Da Muslimah, Diva - Hip Hop Artist and Poet
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, December 11, 2010
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Topic: Obama Trapped Behind Wall of Mideast Containment
Guest: Ira Chernus, Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Colorado at Boulder
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, December 10, 2010
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Topic: Student Activism and the Palestinian Cause
Guest: Shirien, Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) Peer Advisor at DePaul University
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, December 9, 2010
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Topic: A Talk with Author Kamran Pasha About His Book, "Mother of the Believers"
Guest: Kamran Pasha, Author of "Mother of the Believers," Screenwriter and Director
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wedensday, December 8, 2010
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Topic: China's Treatment of Its Muslim Minorities
Guest: Gardner Bovingdon, Professor at Indiana University, Eurasian Studies Department
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, December 7, 2010
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Topic: Indian Microfinance: Mendacious or Magnificent?
Guest: Jonathan Lewis, Founder/CEO Opportunity Collaboration
Topic: How to Plan for the New Year
Guest: Meha Ahmad, Social Media Manager at Sound Vision
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, December 6, 2010
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Topic: How to Stop Violence in Chicago
Guest: Dr. Gary Slutzkin, Executive Director of Cease Fire: The Campaign to Stop the Shooting
Topic: Is Turkish Politics Free of the Hijab?
Guest: Merve Kavakci, author of Headscarf Politics in Turkey
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, December 5, 2010
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Topic: Health and Fitness
Guest: Fatimah M., Personal Trainer and Nutritionist
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, December 4, 2010
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Topic: Filming Warring Factions: Conversations About Iran, Filming and Break Dancing
Guest: Justin Mashouf, Director of "Warring Factions"
Topic: Upcoming Documentary About Muslim Americans
Guest: Fatima, Director of "Salaam America"
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, December 3, 2010
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Topic: A Discussion About Women's Rights
Guest: Anushay Hossain, Women's Rights Activist
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, December 2, 2010
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Topic: Out of Cordoba: Averroes and Maimonides in Their Time and Ours
Guest: Jacob Bender, Writer,Producer, and Director
Topic: Muslims Going Green
Guest: Ibrahim Abdul-Matin, Author of Green Deen: What Islam Teaches About Protecting the Planet
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, December 1, 2010
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Topic: A Peace Activist's Jounrey through War-Torn Afghanistan
Guest: Kathy Kelly, co-coordinates Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, November 30, 2010
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Topic:Is Afghanistan A Lost Cause
Guest: Nir Rosen, Journalist and Author of Aftermath: Following the Bloodshed of America's Wars in the Muslim World
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, November 29, 2010
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Topic:Topic: Pornography and Why We Need to Stand Against It
Guest: Robert Jensen, Journalism Professor at the University of Texas at Austin and Author of Getting Off: Pornography and the End of Masculinity
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, November 28, 2010
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Topic: Arts and Entertainment
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, November 27, 2010
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Topic: TSA's Body-Scanners and the Inavasion of Privacy
Guest: James Babb, Co-founder of WeWontFly.com
Topic: What Haiti's Upcoming Elections Mean?
Guest: Brian Concannon, Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, November 26, 2010
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Topic: The Threat Billionaires Pose to the Common Worker's Social Security
Guest: Jane Slaughter, Editor and Director at Labor Notes
Topic: Homeland Security Denies Entry to 10-year U.S. Resident
Guest: Devin Theriot-Orr, Immigration Lawyer at Gibbs Houston Pauw
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, November 25, 2010
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Topic: The Concept of Thanksgiving (Shukur) in Islam
Guest: Sh. Kifah Mustapha, Imam, Mosque Foundation
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager for Sound Vision
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, November 24, 2010
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Topic: A Peace Activist's Jounrey through War-Torn Afghanistan
Guest: Kathy Kelly, co-coordinates Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, November 23, 2010
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Topic: Sikander Book Review
Guest: M. Salahuddin Khan, Author of Sikander
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, November 22, 2010
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Topic: Even Facts Don't Change Rumors About Park 51 Controversy
Guest: Erik Nisbet, Assistant Professor of Communication at Ohio State
Topic: Saudi Prince Criticizes Park 51 Islamic Cultural Center
Guest: Shaik Ubaid, National Coordinator of Coalition Against Genocide
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, November 21, 2010
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Topic: Arts and Entertainment
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, November 20, 2010
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Topic: TSA's Body-Scanners and the Inavasion of Privacy
Guest: James Babb, Co-founder of WeWontFly.com
Topic: What Haiti's Upcoming Elections Mean?
Guest: Brian Concannon, Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, November 19, 2010
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Topic: Muslims Who Saved Jews in the Holocaust
Guest: Norman H. Gershman, Photographer of Exhibit Besa: A Code to Live By
Topic: Jews Who Stand in Solidarity with Palestinians
Guest: Lynn Pollack, Serves on the National Board of Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP)
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, November 18, 2010
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Topic: Whirlwind Travel of Muslim Communities
Guest:Maurice Weaver, Senior Project Manager of the Global Food Banking Network
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, November 17, 2010
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Host: Dawud Wharnsby Ali
Topic: Eid Arts Evening Special

Tuesday, November 16, 2010
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Host: Dawud Wharnsby Ali
Topic: Eid Arts Evening Special

Monday, November 15, 2010
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Topic: What do the 2010 Mid-term Elections Mean for Muslims?
Guest: Suhail A. Khan, Senior Fellow for Christian-Muslim Understanding at the Institute for Global Engagement
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Saturday, November 13, 2010
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Topic: President Obama's Recent Visit to India
Guest: Vijay Parshad, author of "The Darker Nations: A People's History of the Third World"
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, November 12, 2010
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Topic: Green Renovations for Abandoned South-Side Chicago Houses
Guest: Ma'alam Abdullah, Coordinator of Project Green Re-Entry with IMAN
Topic: Interfaith Work Within Communities
Guest: Sahar Taman, recipient of Citizen Diplomacy Award with the U.S. Center for Citizen Diplomacy
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, November 11, 2010
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Topic: Faith Communities and Social Cohesion
Guest: Reverend Robert Thompson, Former Chair Emeritus of the Parliament of World Religions
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, November 10, 2010
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Topic: Prospects for the Peace Movement: Post-Election Analysis
Guest: Joe Lombardo, National Assembly to End US wars and Occupations
Guest: Medea Benjamin, Co-Founder of CODEPINK and the International Human Rights Organization Global Exchange
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid and Ayat Huseen

Tuesday, November 9, 2010
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Topic: Election 2010 Update: Post-Election Analysis
Guest: Bill Fletcher Jr., Editorial Board Member of the Black Commentator and Co-Founder of the Center for Labor Renewal
Topic: Election Night Volunteers Discuss Their Experience
Guest: Aneesa Shehadeh, President and Co-Owner of Pioneer Service Inc.
Guest: Alaa Mukahhal, University of Illinois Graduate in Architecture, Worked as Communications Intern at IMAN
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, November 8, 2010
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Topic: Republican Tea Party Threatening to Cut Funds for NPR
Guest: Timothy Karr, Online Campaign Director for Free Press
Topic: "Muslims: Everyone's Favorite Punching Bag"
Guest: Mahjabeen Islam, Columnist and Family Physician
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, November 7, 2010
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Topic: It's a Remarkable Current
Guest: Baraka Blue, Poet and Author
Guest: Tyson, Hip Hop Artist and Activist
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, November 6, 2010
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Topic: An American Aid Worker's Journey to help Rebuild Lives of Iraqi Women
Guest: Manal Omar, Author of "Barefoot in Baghdad"
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, November 5, 2010
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Topic: Breast Cancer Awareness: Growing and Learning from the U.S. to the Middle East
Guest: Eloise Caggiano, Avon Walk for Breast Cancer Program Director
Guest: Khawla Ammar, Beneficiary Information Coordinator, Jordan Breast Cancer Program, Amman, Jordan
Host: Janaan Hashim
Thursday, November 4, 2010
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Topic: Travesty At Guantanamo
Guest: Michael Ratner, President of the Center for Constitutional Rights
Topic: WikiLeaks Documents Expose Realities of Iraq War
Guest: Raed Jarrar, Iraqi-American Blogger, Political Analyst

Wednesday, November 3, 2010
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Topic: A Convert to Islam Finds Discrimination on Both Sides of the Veil
Guest: Kim Joseph, Independent Instructor of the "Muslim Like Me" Creative Writing Workshop
Guest: Dr. Marcia Hermansen, Director of the Islamic World Studies Program and Professor in the Theology Department at Loyola University Chicago
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, November 2, 2010
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Topic: Election Day
Guest: Ahlam Jbara, Associate Director of CIOGC, Outreach and Interpretation Program Director at the Illinois Coalition and for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR)
Guest:Mike Konczal, Former Financial Engineer, A Fellow with the Roosevelt Institute, Who Also Blogs at New Deal 2.0
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, November 1, 2010
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Topic: A Talk with Greg Brownfield About Education, Illinois Politics and Much More
Guest: Greg Brownfield, Candidate for Illinois State Representative 55th District
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, October 31, 2010
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Topic: Topic: Murals and More..
Guest: Aaliyah Ghazm, Fine Artist and Interior Designer- Talks of her new collection "Distance and Time"
Guest: Leonard Coles- Muralist...Painting murals to inspire healing to a broken neighborhood
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, October 30, 2010
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Topic: Mideast Talks
Guest: Robert Naiman, Policy Director of Just Foreign Policy
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, October 29, 2010
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Topic: The Health Effects of Cultural Stigmas
Guest: Nadiah Mohajir, Co-Founder and Director of Programs for HEART Women and Girls Project
Topic: Interfaith Tolerance Through Dialogue
Guest: Randa Kuziez, Faiths Act Fellow for the Interfaith Youth Core and the Tony Blair Faith Foundation
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, October 28, 2010
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Topic: Administration Targeting Whistleblowers
Guest: Jesselyn Radack, Homeland Security Director of the Government Accountability Project, The Nation's Leading Whistleblower Organization
Topic: Get to Know Your Candidates for Elections 2010 Part Two
Guest: Simon Ribeiro, Green Party Candidate Running for Congress
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid and Ali Dia

Wednesday, October 27, 2010
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Topic: Get to Know Your Candidates for Elections 2010
Guest: Senator Michael Nolan, Democratic member of Illinois Senate rep. 22nd District
Guest: Ben Lowe, Independent Democrat running for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives rep. 6th District
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, October 26, 2010
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Topic: Hijabies With Flare: Taking a Stand to be Heard
Guest: Hend El Buri, The Founder of Global Pink Hijab Day
Guest: Tammie Ismail, Principal of Aqsa School
Guest: Sahar Ullah, Writer, Creative Director and a Co-founder of the Hijabi Monologues Project
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, October 25, 2010
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Topic: A talk with Greg Brownfield about education, Illinois politics and much more
Guest: Greg Brownfield, Candidate for Illinois State Representative 55th District
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, October 24, 2010
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Topic: Words Have Weight
Guest: Amber aka Hark the Poet
Guest: Steve Furray, Journalist
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, October 23, 2010
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Topic: Iraq to Iran: Propaganda for War
Guest: Jonathan Schwarz, Contributor to Mother Jones Magazine
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, October 22, 2010
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Topic: Part Two: Domestic Violence Awareness
Guest: Baaqia Uqdah, BA, Anti-DV Advocate, Founder/CEO, Sisters in Sync
Topic: The Hult Global Case Challenge
Guest: Ahmad Ashkar, Entrepreneur, Founder of the Hult Global Case Challenge
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, October 21, 2010
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Topic: A Look into the Mental Health Community
Guest: Suzanne Andrukaitis, Executive Director of National Alliance on Mental Illness of Greater Chicago
Topic: Mental Health Awareness in the Muslim Community
Guest: Dr. Mohammad Hamid, President and Acting Executive Director of the Hamdard Center for Health and Human Services
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, October 20, 2010
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Topic: Strengths and Weaknesses of the Pakistani Education System
Guest:Shahid Warsi, Executive Director of Association for Academic Quality, Amir Zaib, Kamran Rafiq; Delegation from Pakistan
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, October 19, 2010
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Topic: Be on Our Side - End Military Aid to Israel CTA Ad Campaign
Guest: Rebekah Levin, Member of the Committee for a Just Peace in Israel and Palestine
Topic: "Gaza Steadfast" Photographic Tour
Guest: Skip Schiel, Photographer, Writer and Political Activist
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, October 18, 2010
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Topic: Janaan Hashim Discusses Trip to Palestine with the Nobel Women's Initiative
Guest: Janaan Hashim, Board of Trustees Member of the Council of a Parliament of the World's Religions, Civil Rights Lawyer with the Amal Group, Radio Hostess for Radio Islam on WCEV
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, October 17, 2010
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Topic: Songs for the SOul
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, October 16, 2010
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Topic: Using business to heal the Palestinian/Israeli Conflict
Guest: Philomena Blees, J.D., President of Peace Through Commerce, Inc.,
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, October 15, 2010
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Topic: Muslim Chic
Guest: Marwa Atik, Designer of Vela Scarves
Topic: Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Guest: Kulsoom Hasan, Attorney with Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse (AVDA), Co-Founding Member of Muslim Advocates Against Violence (MAAV)
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, October 14, 2010
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Topic: Imam Yahya Hendi on Extremism
Guest: Imam Yahya Hendi, Muslim Chaplain at Georgetown University, Public Policy Conflict Resolution Fellow of the Center for Dispute Resolution of the University of Maryland School of Law and the Maryland Judiciary's Mediation and Conflict Resolution Office.
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, October 13, 2010
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Topic: Muslim Development in America
Guest: Parvez Ahmad, Associate Professor of Finance at the Coggin College of Business, University of North Florida
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, October 12, 2010
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Topic: Nobel Women's Initiative: Notable Female Delegates Provide Eyes/Ears of the Struggle for a Just and Equitable Peace in Palestine and Israel
Guest: Jody Williams, 1997 Nobel Peace Laureate and Delegation Leader
Guest: Ann Patterson, Delegate
Guest: Kathleen McIntire, Delegate
Guest: Lauren Embrey, Delegate
Guest: Jaclyn Friedman, Delegate
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, October 11, 2010
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Topic: Digging Up Muslim Graves
Guest: Kamran Pasha, Writer and Producer for NBC's Television Series "Kings"
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, October 10, 2010
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Topic: Fashion Modesty
Guest: Malikah Ali, Designer and Stylist
Guest: Hazel el-Amin, Fashion Store Owner
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, October 9, 2010
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Topic: 30 Mosques in 30 Days
Guest: Aman Ali, Standup Comedian
Topic: Hadi School of Excellence Fundraiser
Guest: Hina Razvi, Part-Time Teacher at The Hadi School of Excellence
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, October 8, 2010
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Topic: What 'Superman' Got Wrong
Guest: Rick Ayers, Adjunct Professor in Teacher Education at the University of San Francisco. He is the Co-Author, of the Forthcoming "Teaching the Taboo"
Topic: Working to Spread a Better of Islam in America
Guest: Dr. Sabeel Ahmad, Director of the Dawa Outreach Program for the Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) Chicago Chapter
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, October 7, 2010
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Topic: How Muslims Can Affect Change
Guest: Dr. Maher Hathhout, Senior Advisor for the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC)
Guest: Mohamad Nasir, Executive Director of the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, October 6, 2010
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Topic: My Faith My Voice
Guest: Abdul Malik Ahmad, Songwriter, Producer and Musician in the Band Native Deen
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, October 5, 2010
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Topic: Breast Cancer Awareness: Growing and Learning from the U.S. to the Middle East
Guest: Eloise Caggiano, Avon Walk for Breast Cancer Program Director
Guest: Khawla Ammar, Beneficiary Information Coordinator, Jordan Breast Cancer Program, Amman, Jordan
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, October 4, 2010
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Topic: Life of Cambodian Muslims After Genocide
Guest: Anida Yoeu Ali, Performance Artist, Writer, "Global Agitator"
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, October 3, 2010
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Topic: Uncovering Greatness
Guest: Attorney Gregory Reed
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, October 2, 2010
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Topic: 30 Mosques in 30 Days
Guest: Aman Ali, Standup Comedian
Topic: Hadi School of Excellence Fundraiser
Guest: Hina Razvi, Part-Time Teacher at The Hadi School of Excellence
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, October 1, 2010
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Topic: Network of Spiritual Progressives Co-Sponsors One Nation March
Guest: Rabbi Lerner, Author, Rabbi of Beyt Tikkun and Editor of TIKKUN Magazine
Topic: UN Fact-Finding Mission Report
Guest: Gareth Porter, Investigative Historian, Journalist and Author on U.S. National Security Policy
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, September 30, 2010
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Topic: What Anne Frank Would Say to the Muslim-Bashers
Guest: Anya Cordell, Speaker, Writer and Recipient of the Spirit of Anne Frank Award
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, September 29, 2010
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Topic: Digging Up Muslim Graves
Guest: Kamran Pasha, Writer and Producer for NBC's Television Series "Kings"
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, September 28, 2010
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Topic: Breast Cancer Awareness: Growing and Learning from the U.S. to the Middle East
Guest: Eloise Caggiano, Avon Walk for Breast Cancer Program Director
Guest: Khawla Ammar, Beneficiary Information Coordinator, Jordan Breast Cancer Program, Amman, Jordan
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, September 27, 2010
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Topic: FBI Trying to Silence Anti-War Activists
Guest: Joe Lombardo, Coordinator of the United National Antiwar Committee
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, September 26, 2010
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Topic: Do for Self
Guest: Nadirah Angail, Author and Self Publisher
Guest: Isa Ben-Junaeu Amran, Founder of Ark 360 Records, Producer and Musician
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, September 25, 2010
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Topic: Mideast Talks
Guest: Robert Naiman, Policy Director of Just Foreign Policy
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, September 24, 2010
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Topic: The American "DREAM"
Guest: Oneka Ijeoma, Member of Immigrant Youth Justice League
Guest: Alaa Mukahhal, University of Illinois Graduate in Architecture, Worked as Communications Intern at IMAN
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, September 23, 2010
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Topic: Drone War and The Fight Against Drones
Guest: Brian Terrell, Long Time Peace Activist
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, September 22, 2010
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Topic: Afghanistan's 'Phony Elections'
Guest: Reese Erlich, Foreign Correspondent and Best-Selling Book Author
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, September 21, 2010
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Topic: Do New Terrorism Charges in America Present a New Trend
Guest: Corey Saylor, Legislative Director for the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, September 20, 2010
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Topic: Privatizing Public Education
Guest: Pauline Lipman, Professor of Policy Studies at the College of Education at the University of Illinois-Chicago
Guest: Michael E. Brunson, Chicago Teachers Union
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, September 19, 2010
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Topic: Women Who Are Paving the Way
Guest: Nassunni- Poet, Actor, Painter
Guest: Zarinah el-Amin Naeem, Founder of Niyah Company, Author, Activist
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, September 18, 2010
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Topic: Where Do Your Tax Dollars Go?
Guest: Chris Hellman, Communications Liaison for National Priorities Project
Topic: Earth Day 2010
Guest: Kathleen Rogers, President of Earth Day Network
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Friday, September 17, 2010
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Topic: Do New Terrorism Charges in America Present a New Trend
Guest: Corey Saylor, Legislative Director for the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, September 16, 2010
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Topic: Privatizing Public Education
Guest: Pauline Lipman, is professor of policy studies at the College of Education at the University of Illinois-Chicago
Guest: Michael E. Brunson, Chicago Teachers Union
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, September 15, 2010
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Topic: Where Do Your Tax Dollars Go?
Guest: Chris Hellman, Communications Liaison for National Priorities Project
Topic: Earth Day 2010
Guest: Kathleen Rogers, President of Earth Day Network
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Tuesday, September 14, 2010
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Topic: Odd News
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, September 13, 2010
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Topic: One Nation Working Together: Rallying to Make Change Happen
Guest: George Gresham, President of Service Employees Internal Union
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, September 12, 2010
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, September 11, 2009
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Topic: 9/11
Guest: Valerie Lucznikowska, Sept 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, Lost Her Nephew Adam P. Arias in the World Trade Towers on 9/11
Guest: Nancy Meyer, Sept 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, Lost her Sister-In-Law of Lauren Grandcolas on United Flight 93
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, September 10, 2010
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Host: Dawud Wharnsby Ali
Topic: Eid Arts Evening Special

Thursday, September 09, 2010
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Topic: Preparing for Eid
Guest: Kiran Ansari, Council of Islamic Organizations Communications Director
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager for Sound Vision
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, September 08, 2010
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Topic: The Jewish-Muslim Community Building Initiative
Guest: Jane Ramsey, Executive Director of Jewish Council on Urban Affairs
Guest: Tawfiq Farraj, Outreach Coordinator Council for the Advancement of Muslim Professionals (CAMP), Active Member of the Jewish Muslim Community Building Initiative (JMCBI)
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Tuesday, September 07, 2010
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Topic: Ramadan Reflections
Guest: Various Callers
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, September 06, 2010
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Topic: Celebrating Eid and Remember the Victims of September 11
Guest: Dr. Salam Almarayati, Executive Director of MPAC
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, September 05, 2010
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, September 04, 2010
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Topic: The Peace Movement: Where Do We Stand
Guest: Michael T. McPhearson, Co-Convener of United for Peace and Justice, Veterans For Peace
Guest: Ashfaq Taufique, President of the Birmingham Islamic Society
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, September 03, 2010
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Topic: The Peace Movement: Where Do We Stand
Guest: Michael T. McPhearson, Co-Convener of United for Peace and Justice, Veterans For Peace
Guest: Ashfaq Taufique, President of the Birmingham Islamic Society
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, September 02, 2010
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Topic: Health and Environment: Current Situation in Pakistan
Guest: Dr. Manzoor Tariq, Association of Physician of Pakistani descent of North America President-Elect 2010
Guest: Dr. Atiya Khan, Chairperson of the Board, Human Development Foundation
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, September 01, 2010
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Topic: New Debt for Disaster for Pakistan?
Guest: Sobia Ijaz, Jubilee USA office
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, August 31, 2010
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Topic: Preparing for Eid
Guest: Kiran Ansari, Council of Islamic Organizations Communications Director
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager for Sound Vision
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, August 30, 2010
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Topic: Chicago's Reaction to the NY Mosque
Topic: Pamela Geller's Campaign to Stop "Islamization" of America
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, Executive Director of the Chicago Office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, August 29, 2010
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, August 28, 2010
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Topic: Ramadan and Your Social Environment
Guest: Don Tymchuck, President of Med-Diet, Inc.
Guest: Naazish YarKhan, Writer with Common Ground News Service, Editor of Halal Consumer Magazine
Guest: Ayesha Khan, Telecom Engineer at Alcatel-Lucent
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, August 27, 2010
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Topic: Intrafaith Dialogue
Guest: Imam Micheal Ramadan, Masjid Taqwa
Guest: Amina Saeed, Attorney
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, August 26, 2010
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Topic: James Madison's Founding of a Christian Nation
Topic: Rifqa Bary Legal Battle
Guest: Omar Tarazi, Attorney of the Parents in the Rifqa Bary
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, August 25, 2010
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Topic: Climate Changed linked to Pakistan and Russia's tragedies
Guest: Ricky Rood, Professor in the Department of Atmospheric, Oceanic and Space Sciences at the University of Michigan
Guest: Ayesha Adhami, Pakistani-born Canadian, Anti-war activist, Former Co-host of Voices of the Movement News Program on University of Toronto's CIUT Radio, Administrative Coordinator of the Immigrant Women's Health Centre
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, August 24, 2010
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Topic: Mosque and its Neighbors
Guest: Mohammad Saiduzzaman, President of Dar Us-Sunnah Masjid
Guest: Mohammed Nasir, Executive Director of Council of Islamic Organization
Guest: Mohammad Kaisaruddin, Morton Grove Mosque
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, August 23, 2010
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Topic: Voices and Faces of the Adhan in Cairo
Guest: Anna Kipervaser, Producer of Voices and Faces of the Adhan in Cairo
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Sunday, August 22, 2010
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, August 21, 2010
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Topic: Fasting Not Feasting: Thinking of Hunger and Our Responsibility
Guest: Maurice Weaver, Vice President of Communications at Global Food Banking Network
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, August 20, 2010
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Topic: The Jewish-Muslim Community Building Initiative
Guest: Jane Ramsey, Executive Director of Jewish Council on Urban Affairs
Guest: Tawfiq Farraj, Outreach Coordinator Council for the Advancement of Muslim Professionals (CAMP), Active Member of the Jewish Muslim Community Building Initiative (JMCBI)
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, August 19, 2010
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Topic: Get the Most Out of Your Nonprofit Work in Your Community
Guest: Farhan Syed, Senior Operations Manager at Linkedln Corporation
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

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Tuesday, August 17, 2010
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Topic: Future of Nuclear Weaponry
Guest: David Krieger, President Nuclear Age Peace Foundation
Guest: John Mueller, Woody Hayes Chair of National Security Studies, Mershon Center Professor of Political Science
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, August 16, 2010
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Topic: Mercy in Ramadan
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager for Sound Vision
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, August 15, 2010
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, August 14, 2010
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Topic: Iraq to Iran: Propaganda for War
Guest: Jonathan Schwarz, Contributor to Mother Jones Magazine
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, August 13, 2010
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Topic: Fasting Not Feasting: Thinking of Hunger and Our Responsibility
Guest: Maurice Weaver, Vice President of Communications at Global Food Banking Network
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, August 12, 2010
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Topic: History of The Quran: Memorization, Collection, and Ramadan
Guest: Yasir Birjas, University of Madinah's College of Shariah
Host: Thaer Ahmed

Wednesday, August 11, 2010
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Topic: Welcoming Ramadan - A Green Ramadan
Guest: Kiran Ansari, Council of Islamic Organizations Communications Director
Guest: Mohammad Nasir, Council of Islamic Organizations Executive Director
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Tuesday, August 10, 2010
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Topic: Water Crisis in Pakistan
Guest: Tariq Malhance, President of Unicorn Investment Bank
Guest: Dr. Atiya Khan, Chairperson of the Board of Human Development Foundation
Guest: Sumaya Ahmed, Zakat Foundation of America
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, August 9, 2010
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Topic: Will Senates Financial Reform Work
Guest: Robin Hahnel is Professor of Economics at American University
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, August 8, 2010
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Host: Jamila Firdausee

Saturday, August 7, 2010
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Topic: Ramadan and Your Social Environment
Guest: Don Tymchuck, President of Med-Diet, Inc.
Guest: Naazish YarKhan, Writer with Common Ground News Service, Editor of Halal Consumer Magazine
Guest: Ayesha Khan, Telecom Engineer at Alcatel-Lucent
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, August 6, 2010
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Topic: Young Muslims Defying "Radicalization" with Community and Civic Involvement
Guest: Zeeshan J. Hafeez,"The Democratic" Candidate for the State Representative Seat in this Florida District
Guest: Habeeb Quadri, Principal of MEC Full Time School
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, August 5, 2010
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Topic: Privatizing Public Education
Guest: Pauline Lipman, is professor of policy studies at the College of Education at the University of Illinois-Chicago
Guest: Michael E. Brunson, Chicago Teachers Union
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, August 4, 2010
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Topic: NAACP and the Tea Party
Guest: Kevin Gray, Civil Rights Organizer in South Carolina, Author of "Waiting for Lightning to Strike: The Fundamentals of Black Politics."
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, August 3, 2010
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Topic: Staying Healthy and Fit During the Holidays
Guest: Toby Smithson, National Spokesperson for the American Dietetic Association
Guest: Dusten Nelson, President of Core Fitness Chicago
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, August 2, 2010
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Topic: Preparing For Ramadan
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager for Sound Vision
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, August 1, 2010
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Topic: Married Life is not Like Single Life
Guest: Imam Faheim Shuaibe Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, July 31, 2010
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Topic: BP Disaster: Assessing Ken Salazar
Guest: Brendan Cummings, Center for Biological Diversity
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, July 30, 2010
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Topic: How 100,000 Refugees Resettled in the U.S.
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, Vice-Chairman of RefugeeOne
Guest: Greg Wangerin, Executive Director of RefugeeOne
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, July 29, 2010
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Topic: McChrystal
Topic: Wikileaks: Is Courage Contagious?
Guest: Ray McGovern, CIA analyst for 27 years, Steering Group of Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity.
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Tuesday, July 27, 2010
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Topic: Ramadan Preparations for Children
Guest: Dr. Asma Mobin-Uddin, Pediatrician, Children's Author, Community Activist
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, July 26, 2010
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Topic: Experiences at the National Peace Conference
Guest: Medea Benjamin, Co-founder of the Women's Peace Group CODEPINK
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, July 25, 2010
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Topic: Married Life is not Like Single Life
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, July 24, 2010
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Topic: The Importance of Interfaith Dialogue
Guest: Jenan Mohajjir, Outreach Education & Training Associate at the Interfaith Youth Core
Topic: The Maher Arar Case: Life After Being Accused of Terror Charges
Guest: Maria LaHood, Senior Staff Attorney at the Center for Constitutional Rights in New York
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, July 23, 2010
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Topic: The American Muslim Identity: Ups and Downs From Personal Experience
Guest: Hailey Woldt, Ibn Khaldun Research Fellow at American University and research associate at the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs at Georgetown University
Guest: Abdelnasser Rashid, Harvard University Undergraduate Student
Guest: Zarinah Nadir, Attorney
Guest: Sadia Ahmed, Program Associate, American Friends Services Committee
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, July 22, 2010
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Topic: Muslims in the Media
Guest: Dr. Parvez Ahmed, Associate Professor of Finance at the Coggin College of Business, University of North Florida.
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, July 21, 2010
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Topic: Sanctions: Lesson from Iraq for Iran and Gaza
Guest: Joy Gordon, Author of "Invisible War: The U.S. and Iraq Sanctions"
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, July 20, 2010
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Topic: Haiti Six Months After the Earthquake
Guest: Bill Fletcher, Editorial Board Member of The Black Commentator
Guest: Khalil Demir, Zakat Foundation
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, July 19, 2010
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Topic: Preparing For Ramadan
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager for Sound Vision
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, July 18, 2010
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Topic: Turning Pain into Passion
Guest: Ron Williams, Poet, Published Author and Activist
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, July 17, 2010
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Topic: Summer Time Activities and Healthy Eating
Guest: Toby Simthson, National Spokesperson for the American Dietetic Association
Guest: Amira Daoud, Mosque Foundation Community Center Youth Program
Guest: Mary Ali, MCC Summer Camps
Guest: Lena Tleib, Muslim Sports Camps
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Friday, July 16, 2010
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Topic: The Story of Bosnia, the Genocide of Srebrenica, July 1995
Guest: Imam Senad Agic, Head Imam of the Bosniaks in America
Guest: Vehida Spiodic, Born in Krusev Dol in Srebrenica, Bosnia and Herzegovinia
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, July 15, 2010
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Topic: Taking a Look at the National Peace Conference
Guest: Joe Lombardo, National Assembly to End US wars and Occupations, Founding Member of Muslim Solidarity Committee, Organizer of the National Peace Conference.
Guest: Shamsahd Ahmad, President of the Mosque in Albany
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, July 14, 2010
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Topic: The Radicalization of a Generation
Guest: Azeem Ibrahim, Research Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School's International Security Program
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Tuesday, July 13, 2010
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Topic: Do New Terrorism Charges in America Present a New Trend
Guest: Corey Saylor, Legislative Director for the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, July 12, 2010
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Topic: Will Senates Financial Reform Work
Guest: Robin Hahnel is Professor of Economics at American University
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, July 11, 2010
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Topic: Chicago Old School Music
Guest: Aaron Cooper, DJ and House Music Producer
Guest: Yahya Muhammad, Poet and Activist
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, July 10, 2010
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Topic: Is Divestment From Israel Picking Up Momentum
Guest: Connie Baker, Executive Director at Greater Chicago Caucus
Guest: Noura Erakat, Human Rights Attorney and Activist
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, July 09, 2010
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Topic: How 100,000 Refugees Resettled in the U.S.
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, Vice-Chairman of RefugeeOne
Guest: Greg Wangerin, Executive Director of RefugeeOne
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, July 08, 2010
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Topic: Problems with Surveillance and Profiling
Guest: Maureen Webb, Author of the book "Illusions of Security: Global surveillance and democracy in the post-9/11 world"
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Wednesday, July 07, 2010
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Topic: Where is the Real War?
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, July 06, 2010
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Topic: Torture
Guest: Glenn Greenwald, Author of "How Would a Patriot Act?"
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, July 05, 2010
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Topic: What Will Mid-term Elections Bring for Obama
Guest: Jim Wall, Contributing Editor for Christian Century Magazine
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, July 04, 2010
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, July 03, 2010
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Topic: Being Muslim Is No Crime
Guest: Stephan Salisbury, Cultural Writer for the Philadelphia Inquirer
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, July 02, 2010
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Topic: India
Guest: Syed Shababuldin, Islamic Scholar, Indian diplomat, Former Member of Parliament Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, July 01, 2010
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Topic: Coke Continues Its Cover-up
Guest: Ray Rogers, Founder and Director of Corporate Campaign Inc
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Wednesday, June 30, 2010
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Topic: McChrystal
Topic: Wikileaks: Is Courage Contagious?
Guest: Ray McGovern, CIA analyst for 27 years, Steering Group of Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity.
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Tuesday, June 29, 2010
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Topic: Conversation With New Secretary of General of ISNA
Guest: Safaa Zarzour, Islamic Society of North America's Secretary General
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, June 28, 2010
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Topic: Reporting Back From Afghanistan
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, June 27, 2010
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Topic: The World Social Movement
Guest: Isa Ben Juneo Imirin, Songwriter and CEO of Ark 360 Records Inc.
Topic: Highlights From US Social Forum
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, June 26, 2010
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Topic: Being Muslim Is No Crime
Guest: Stephan Salisbury, Cultural Writer for the Philadelphia Inquirer
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, June 25, 2010
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Topic: G20 Summit
Guest: Melinda St. Louis, Deputy Director of Jubilee USA
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, June 24, 2010
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Topic: Immigration: Corporate Trade Deals Root of Problem
Guest: David Bacon, Author of the book "Illegal People: How Globalization Creates Migration and Criminalizes Immigrants."
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Wednesday, June 23, 2010
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Topic: Prosecuting Torture Protesters -- Not Perpetrators
Guest: Jeremy Varon, Associate Professor of History, Member of Witness Against Torture
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Tuesday, June 22, 2009
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Topic: Independence Day Recitations
Topic: U.S. Withdrawal from Iraq: Looking Ahead
Guest: Raed Jarrar, Iraqi blogger
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, June 21, 2010
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Topic: Iraq War Anniversary
Guest: Ann Wright, US Army/Army Reserves Veteran who retired as a Colonel and a Former U.S. Diplomat who resigned in March 2003 in Opposition to the War in Iraq
Guest: John Laesch, Military Veteran who served as an Intelligence Analyst in the Middle East, Candidate for 14th Congressional District in Illinois.
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, June 20, 2010
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Topic: Highlights of Takin' it to the Streets International Festival
Guest: Omari Barksdale, Poet and Activist
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, June 19, 2010
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Topic: Zabiha Meat: What You Want to Know
Guest: Qaid Hassan, Taqwa Eco-Foods, Membership Coordinator
Guest: Yasir Syeed, Co-Founder of Green Zabiha
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, June 18, 2010
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Topic: Prosecuting Torture Protesters -- Not Perpetrators
Guest: Jeremy Varon, Associate Professor of History, Member of Witness Against Torture
Host: Ayesha Mustafaa

Thursday, June 17, 2010
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Topic: Flotilla Survivor Escapes Death, Tells Her Story
Guest: Fatima Mohammadi, Attorney, Human Rights Activist
Host: Janaan Hashim

Wednesday, June 16, 2010
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Topic: Obama's Muslim Strategy 2.0. One year after the Cairo Speech
Guest: Haroon Moghul, Executive Director of The Maydan Institute
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Tuesday, June 15, 2010
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Topic: Washing Hands Reduces Stress?
Guest: Spike Lee, Graduate Student in Social Psychology at the University of Michigan
Guest: Dr. Muzzemil Siddiqi
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, June 14, 2010
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Topic: Being Muslim Is No Crime
Guest: Stephan Salisbury, Cultural Writer for the Philadelphia Inquirer
Host: Amir Haq

Sunday, June 13, 2010
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Guest: Khalid el-Hakim, Founder of Black History 101 mobile Museum
Guest: Murad Aldin Amayreh, Filmmaker
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, June 12, 2010
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Topic: Being Muslim Is No Crime
Guest: Stephan Salisbury, Cultural Writer for the Philadelphia Inquirer
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, June 11, 2010
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Topic: Young Muslims Defying "Radicalization" with Community and Civic Involvement
Guest: Zeeshan J. Hafeez,"The Democratic" Candidate for the State Representative Seat in this Florida District
Guest: Habeeb Quadri, Principal of MEC Full Time School
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, June 10, 2010
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Topic: Flotilla Survivor Escapes Death, Tells Her Story
Guest: Fatima Mohammadi, Attorney, Human Rights Activist
Host: Janaan Hashim

Wednesday, June 09, 2010
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Topic: Deadly Flotilla Attacks: Israel's International Law Violations and Why Their Arguments Fail
Guest: Prof. Anthony DiMaggio, Illinois State University, American and Global Politics
Host: Janaan Hashim

Tuesday, June 08, 2010
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Topic: Evolving Social Service Needs for Muslim Americans
Guest: Aneesah Nadir, PhD, CEO Dr. Aneesah Nadir & Assoc., Pres. Islamic Social Services USA
Topic: What To Do For Summer Time Fun
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, June 07, 2010
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Topic: Revolutionizing the World
Guest: Charles Barron, New York City Councilman, Former Black Panther
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, June 06, 2010
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Topic: Healthy Eating and Exercise For Summer
Guest: Linda Muhammad, Nutritional Consultant
Guest: Aziza Ali, Personal Trainer
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, June 05, 2010
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Topic: The Great Wall of Israel: Living by the Gate From Hell
Guest: Ellen Cantarow, a Boston-based Journalist, First wrote from Israel and the West Bank in 1979
Host: Nada Shamah

Friday, June 04, 2010
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Topic: Journey to Mecca: In the Footsteps of Ibn Battuta
Guest: Jonathan Barker, Producer, President and CEO of SK Films
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, June 03, 2010
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Topic: "The Guantanamo Lawyers: Inside a Prison Outside the Law."
Guest: Jonathan Hafetz, Attorney with the National Security Project of the American Civil Liberties Union
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, June 02, 2010
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Topic: Summer Time Activities and Healthy Eating
Guest: Toby Simthson, National Spokesperson for the American Dietetic Association
Guest: Amira Daoud, Mosque Foundation Community Center Youth Program
Guest: Mary Ali, MCC Summer Camps
Guest: Lena Tleib, Muslim Sports Camps
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Tuesday, June 01, 2010
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Topic: 1948 to Now: Remembering Palestine's Catastrophe Over Generations
Guest: Amani Ghouleh, Editor for Arab Horizon Newspaper
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, May 31, 2010
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Topic: Anwar Al-Awlaki
Guest: Kamran Pasha, Writer and Producer for NBC's Television Series Kings
Topic: Israel Attacks on Aid Ships
Guest: Kevin Clark, Free Gaza Movement
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Saturday, May 29, 2010
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Topic: BP Disaster: Assessing Ken Salazar
Guest: Brendan Cummings, Center for Biological Diversity
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, May 28, 2010
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Topic: Keep TX textbooks out of Illinois
Guest: Hilary 0. Shelton, Vice President for Advocacy/Director to the NAACP's Washington Bureau
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, May 27, 2010
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Topic: The Nakba and the Two-State Solution
Guest: Dina Jadallah, Arab-American Writer and Artist
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, May 26, 2010
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Topic: Mexican Drug War
Guest: Ted Lewis, Global Exchange
Topic: Arizona Law
Guest: Roberto Rodriguez, Column of the Americas
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Tuesday, May 25, 2010
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Topic: Preventing Cancer by Healthy Living
Guest: Kate Wolin, Sc.D., Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, co-author of newly released study in British Journal of Cancer, Physical Activity and Colon Cancer Prevention: A Meta-analysis
Guest: Timothy J. Moynihan, M.D., Assistant Professor at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, May 24, 2010
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Topic: How to get a Job in Today's Economy
Guest: Lindsey Pollak, Author of Getting from College to Career: 90 Things to Do Before You Join the Real World
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, May 23, 2010
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Topic: New Music in Islam
Guest: FiveEighty and Hazali, R & B/Hip-Hop Group "Medina"
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, May 22, 2010
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Topic: Middle East Roundup
Guest: Eric Walberg, Writes for Al-Ahram Weekly
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, May 21, 2010
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Topic: Muslims in Politics
Guest: Assad R. Akhter, Served on Capitol Hill, Serves as Legislative Director to a Member of Congress
Host: Ayesha Mustafa

Thursday, May 20, 2010
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Topic: Arizonia Law
Guest: Jorge Mujica, Immigration coordinator
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, May 19, 2010
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Topic: Coke Continues Its Cover-up
Guest: Ray Rogers, Founder and Director of Corporate Campaign Inc
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Tuesday, May 18, 2010
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Topic: Chai with Sahih Bukharis Descendant: Sh. Abdul Aziz al-Bukhari of al-Quds
Guest: Sh. Abdul Aziz al-Bukhari, Descendant of Sahih Bukhari
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, May 17, 2010
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Topic: Where is the Real War?
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, May 16, 2010
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Topic: Living Art
Guest: Precise, Chicago Hip Hop Artist
Guest: Lynn Salaam, Graphic Artist
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, May 15, 2010
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Topic: Palestine
Guest: Alan Hart, Author of Zionism: The Real Enemy of the Jews
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, May 14, 2010
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Topic: 1948 to Now: Remembering Palestine's Catastrophe Over Generations
Guest: Amani Ghouleh, Editor for Arab Horizon Newspaper
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, May 13, 2010
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Topic: Groups to Obama: Let Karzai Hold Peace Talks.
Guest: Robert Naiman, Policy Director Just Foreign Policy
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, May 12, 2010
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Topic: What Price Peace for Israel and Palestine?
Guest: Ira Chernus, Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Colorado at Boulder
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Tuesday, May 11, 2010
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Topic: Problems with Surveillance and Profiling
Guest: Maureen Webb, Author of the book "Illusions of Security: Global surveillance and democracy in the post-9/11 world"
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Monday, May 10, 2010
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Topic: Revolutionizing the World
Guest: Charles Barron, New York City Councilman, Former Black Panther
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, May 09, 2010
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Topic: Sound Matters
Guest: Liz Renalds, Spoken Word Artist
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, May 08, 2010
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Topic: Palestine
Guest: Alan Hart, Author of Zionism: The Real Enemy of the Jews
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, May 07, 2010
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Topic: Graduation Day: What Are the Do's and Don'ts?
Guest: Hanan Abdallah, M.Ed., Assistant Principal at Universal School
Guest: Anna Post, Emily Post's Great-Great-Granddaughter and an Author and Spokesperson for The Emily Post Institute
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, May 06, 2010

Wednesday, May 05, 2010
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Topic: Hunger In The U.S.
Guest: Eric Holt-Gim�nez, Executive Director of Food First/The Institute for Food and Development Policy
Topic: Poverty And Unemployment Fuel The Conflict In Afghanistan
Guest: Shannon Scribner, Policy Advisor on Humanitarian Issues with Oxfam America
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, May 04, 2010
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Topic: Understanding Islam Through the Virtual World
Guest: Joshua S. Fouts, Chief Global Strategist for Dancing Ink Productions.

Monday, May 03, 2010
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Topic: Blackwater: War Contractors
Guest: Dahr Jamail, Author of "The Will to Resist: Soldiers Who Refuse to Fight in Iraq and Afghanistan."
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Saturday, May 01, 2010
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Topic: Oil Spill
Guest: Tyson Slocum, Director of Public Citizen's Energy Program
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, April 30, 2010
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Topic: The God Conscious Go Green
Guest: Zaher Shaloul, Former Mosque Foundation President
Topic: Meet Our Key Note Speaker Guest: Zarqa Nawaz, Producer Little Mosque on the Prairie
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, April 29, 2010
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Topic: A Sneak Peak at Radio Islam Annual Dinner and Mini Muslim Fest!
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, April 28, 2010
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Topic: Will the Taliban will Reclaim Control of Afghanistan?
Guest: Robert Naiman is National Coordinator of Just Foreign Policy
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Tuesday, April 27, 2010
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Topic: Immigration: Corporate Trade Deals Root of Problem
Guest: David Bacon, Author of the book "Illegal People: How Globalization Creates Migration and Criminalizes Immigrants."
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Monday, April 26, 2010
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Topic: U.S. Billions to Israel
Guest: Josh Ruebner, National Advocacy Director of the U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, April 25, 2010
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Topic: Arts and Culture
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, April 24, 2010
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Topic: The Great Wall of Israel: Living by the Gate From Hell
Guest: Ellen Cantarow, a Boston-based Journalist, First wrote from Israel and the West Bank in 1979
Host: Nada Shamah

Friday, April 23, 2010
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Topic: Muslim Lobbying: The Day After IMAD
Guest: Adham Sahloul, participant, Universal School
Guest: Nia Odoeti-Hassan, PhD, Sr. Policy Analyst, Illinois State Senate
Guest: Tasneem Osmani, Vice-Chair, CIOGC
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, April 22, 2010
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Topic: Recent Picture of Imam Luqman Ameen Abdullah
Guest: Dawud Walid, Executive Driector of the Council on American-Islamic Relations-Michigan
Guest: Mujahid, Son of Imam Luqman Ameen Abdullah
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, April 21, 2010
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Topic: Nuclear Weaponry
Guest: John Mueller, Woody Hayes Chair of National Security Studies, Mershon Center Professor of Political Science
Guest: Mir Quasem Ali, Chairman Management Committee Diganta Media Corporation Ltd.
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, April 20, 2010
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Topic: Old and New Abuses of Executive Power
Guest: David Swanson, Author of "Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union"
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Monday, April 19, 2010
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Topic: UN and Disarmament
Guest: Jacqueline Cabasso, Executive Director of the Western States Legal Foundation
Guest: Sam Husseini, Communications Director of the Institute for Public Accuracy
Host: Thaer Ahmed

Sunday, April 18, 2010
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Topic: Marketing and Discovering Artist Online
Guest: Mecca Donna, Publicist, Journalist, Artist
Guest: Calvin Ruffin II, CEO/Founder of DC Drama Magazine Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, April 17, 2010
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Topic: The Jobs Bill and Other Faux Remedies
Guest: Alan Nasser, Professor Emeritus of Political Economy at The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, April 16, 2010
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Topic: Muslim Action Day
Guest: Tasneem Osmani, Vice Chair for CIOGC
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, April 15, 2010
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Topic: "The Future of Islam"
Guest: John L. Esposito, Professor of Religion and International Affairs
Topic: The Collpase of Journalism
Guest: Robert Jensen, Journalism Professor at the University of Texas at Austin
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Wednesday, April 14, 2010
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Topic: Where is the Real War?
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, April 13, 2010
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Topic: Voices and Faces of the Adhan in Cairo
Guest: Anna Kipervaser, Producer of Voices and Faces of the Adhan in Cairo
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Monday, April 12, 2010
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Topic: Where Do Your Tax Dollars Go?
Guest: Chris Hellman, Communications Liaison for National Priorities Project
Topic: Earth Day 2010
Guest: Kathleen Rogers, President of Earth Day Network
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, April 11, 2010
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Topic: Arts and Culture
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, April 10, 2010
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Topic: The Afghanistan Paradox
Guest: Anthony DiMaggio, American and Global Politics at Illinois State University.
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, April 09, 2010
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Topic: Taking a Look at the Verse in the Quran that some use to Justify Beating
Guest: Sheikh Kifah Mustapha, Imam & Associate Director of Mosque Foundation Bridgeview
Guest: Dr. Laleh Bakhtiar, Translated over 30 Books on Islam and Islamic Beliefs into English, Lecturer at both Religious and Academic Institutions
Guest: Imam Muhammad Musa Azam, Shura of Islamic Family Counselors of America
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, April 08, 2010
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Topic: Albany Common Council Passes Resolution Supporting Review Of Terror Prosecutions
Guest: Honorable Dominick Calsolaro, Albany Common Council Member for the First Ward
Guest: Lynne Jackson, Co-founder of Project SALAM
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, April 07, 2010
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Topic: Where is the Real War?
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, April 06, 2010
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Topic: Billions to Subsidize Nuclear Energy.
Guest: Kevin Kamps, Beyond Nuclear
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Monday, April 05, 2010
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Topic: "The Future of Islam"
Guest: John L. Esposito, Professor of Religion and International Affairs
Topic: The Collpase of Journalism
Guest: Robert Jensen, Journalism Professor at the University of Texas at Austin
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, April 04, 2010
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Topic: Healing the World
Guest: Healing Hands
Guest: Islamic Relief
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, April 03, 2010
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Topic: The Afghanistan Paradox
Guest: Anthony DiMaggio, American and Global Politics at Illinois State University.
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, April 02, 2010
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Topic: Muslim Action Day
Guest: Tasneem Osmani, Vice Chair for CIOGC
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, April 01, 2010
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Topic: Killer Coke: Stop a Gruesome Cycle of Torture in Coca-Cola Bottling Plants in Colombia
Guest: Ray Rogers, Founder and Director of Corporate Campaign Inc
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Wednesday, March 31, 2010
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Topic: Peace Talks with the Taliban and Obama in Afghanistan
Guest: Dave Lindorff, Philadelphia-based Journalist and Columnist
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, March 30, 2010
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Topic: Back to Square One in Iraq?
Guest: Raed Jarrar, Iraqi-born Political Analyst
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Monday, March 29, 2010
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Topic: Torture
Guest: Matt Daloisio, Member of Group Witness Against Torture
Host: Thaer Ahnmad

Sunday, March 28, 2010
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Topic: Arts and Culture Show
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, March 27, 2010
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Topic: Healthcare Reform
Guest: Warren Richey, Christian Science Monitor
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Friday, March 26, 2010
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Topic: Sneak Peak Into Upcoming Religion Communication Congress 2010
Guest Dan Gangler, Director of Communication, Indiana Conference of The United Methodist Church
Guest: Ellen Price, Assistant Director of the Office of Communications for the Bah�'�s of the United States
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, March 25, 2010
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Topic: Global Warming: A Primer, Latest Study, and What We Can Do
Guest Matthew Hurgtin, Ph.D., Northwestern University Dept of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Guest: Patrick Megonigal, Ph.D., Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
Guest: Kathy Tholin, General Manager, Center for Neighborhood Technology
Host: Janaan Hashim

Wednesday, March 24, 2010
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Topic: Why Muslim Lawyers are urging Muslims not to talk to Officials unless an Attorney is present
Guest Farhana Khera, Executive Director of Muslim Advocates and the National Association of Muslim Lawyers
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, March 23, 2010
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Topic: A False Promise of Reform
Guest: Anne Scheetz, Physician in Solo Private Practice
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Monday, March 22, 2010
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Topic: This Time We Went to Far
Guest: Dr. Norman G. Finkelstein, Independent Scholar, Author of "This Time We Went Too Far"
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Saturday, March 20, 2010
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Topic: The Great Wall of Israel: Living by the Gate From Hell
Guest: Ellen Cantarow, a Boston-based Journalist, First wrote from Israel and the West Bank in 1979
Host: Nada Shamah

Friday, March 19, 2010
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Topic: Muslim Women and Unconventional Jobs and Recognition
Guest: Iman Al-Saigh, Law Enforcement Park Ranger, National Park Service
Guest: Tahani Hasan, Aqsa School Teacher and Coach, Featured in City of Chicago Olympic Bid Promotional Video
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, March 18, 2010
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Topic: "Unveiled"
Guest: Rohina Malik, Playwright, Actress
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Wednesday, March 17, 2010
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Topic: Naxalites in India
Guest: Binoy Kampmark, Former Commonwealth Scholar at Selwyn College
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, March 16, 2010
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Topic: Billions to Subsidize Nuclear Energy.
Guest: Kevin Kamps, Beyond Nuclear
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Monday, March 15, 2010
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Topic: U.S. Billions to Israel
Guest: Josh Ruebner, National Advocacy Director of the U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, March 14, 2010
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Topic: Travelling Artist on the Grind
Guest: Aumuun Miraaj, Poet, Rapper, Singer
Guest: ABYSS, HBO DEF POET, Singer, Musician, Activist
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, March 13, 2010
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Topic: The Holy City of Mecca is Getting a Makeover
Guest: Ali Al-Ahmed, Saudi Scholar and Expert on Saudi Political, Institute for Gulf Affairs
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, March 12,2010
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Topic: A Tribute to Aminah Assilmi
Guest: Widad Al-Saigh, A Close Friend
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, March 11, 2010
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Topic: Naxalites in India
Guest: Binoy Kampmark, Former Commonwealth Scholar at Selwyn College
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, March 10, 2010
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Topic: Clarity on Poverty Measure
Guest: Diana M. Pearce, Director of the Center for Women�s Welfare
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, March 09, 2010
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Topic: Homeland Insecurity
Guest: Louise Cainkar, Author of Homeland Insecurity Published by the Russell Sage Foundation
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, March 08, 2010
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Topic: Time Management
Guest: Dr. Mohamad Chehade, Senior Consultant MLC Solutions, Inc.
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Saturday, March 06, 2010
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Topic: Black History Month Series, A Prince Among Slaves
Guest: Alex Kronemer, Co-founder of Unity Productions Foundation, Executive Producer of A Prince Among Slaves
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Friday, March 05, 2010
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Topic: Israel Announces adding al-Haram al-Ibrahimi in al-Khalil and Bilal ibn Ribah to the Registry of Historic Places
Guest: Lynn Pollack, Activist for a Just Peace between Israelis and Palestinians, Served on the National Board of Jewish Voice for Peace and Active on the Chicago Chapter
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, March 04, 2010
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Topic: Beyond Tea Party Politics
Guest: Altaf Rahamatulla, Tax and Budget Policy Specialist at the Progressive States Network
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, March 03, 2010
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Topic: The Untold Story of Afghanistan
Guest: Ron Jacobs, Author of The Way the Wind Blew: A history of the Weather Underground
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, March 02, 2010
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Topic: Recognizing Women's History Month
Guest: Sabina Abdul-Qadir, Lawyer, Founding Member and Director of Community Service for Muslim Women's Alliance
Guest: Sammer Ghouleh, CEO, Founder and President of Spirit Magazine
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, March 01, 2010
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Topic: Voices and Faces of the Adhan in Cairo
Guest: Anna Kipervaser, Producer of Voices and Faces of the Adhan in Cairo
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Sunday, February 28, 2010
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Topic: Saviour's Day in Chicagoland
Guest: Various Speakers and Artists from the Two Saviours Day Weekens in Chicago
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, February 27, 2010
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Topic: Military Weapons with Bible Inscriptions
Guest: Mikey Weinstein, Military Religious Freedom Foundation
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Friday, February 26, 2010
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Topic: Back to Square One in Iraq?
Guest: Raed Jarrar, Iraqi-born Political Analyst
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, February 25, 2010
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Topic: Reviving the Peace Movement
Guest: Medea Benjamin, Co-founder of the Women's Peace Group CODEPINK, Just back from Afghanistan
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, February 24, 2010
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Topic: Avoidable Loss of Life During Earthquakes in Developing Countries
Guest: Elizabeth Hausler, Founder and CEO of Build Change's
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, February 23, 2010
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Topic: Religious Communication Congress 2010: Something for Everyone
Guest: Shirley Struchen, Executive Director, Religion Communicators Council
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, February 22, 2010
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Topic: Identity Crisis for American Muslim Youth
Guest: Mohammad Soltan, President of the MSA at OSU
Guest: Mujahid Abuelrood, CEO of MC Entertainment
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, February 21, 2010
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Topic: Tribute to Malcolm X- El Hajj Malik Shabazz
Guest: Big A, Hip hop artist
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, February 20, 2010
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Topic: The New York Times, Israel and Ethan Bronner
Guest: Robert Jensen, Journalism Professor at the University of Texas at Austin, Board Member of the Third Coast Activist Resource Center
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, February 19, 2010
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Topic: Journey to Mecca: In the Footsteps of Ibn Battuta
Guest: Jonathan Barker, Producer, President and CEO of SK Films
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, February 18, 2010
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Topic: "The Guantanamo Lawyers: Inside a Prison Outside the Law."
Guest: Jonathan Hafetz, Attorney with the National Security Project of the American Civil Liberties Union
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, February 17, 2010
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Topic: Obama's Decision to Cancel the Moon Trip
Guest: Peter Spotts, Science Reporter for The Christian Science Monitor
Guest: William Hennigan, LATimes Staff Writer
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, February 16, 2010
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Topic: African-American History
Host: Imran Husain and Janaan Hashim

Monday, February 15, 2010
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Topic: An Imams Journey in American Mosques
Guest: Sheikh Kifah Mustapha, Imam & Associate Director of Mosque Foundation Bridgeview
Guest: Sheikh Hussain Kamani, Imam of Islamic Center of Chicago
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, February 14, 2010
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Topic: Power of Marketing with Picture and Internet
Guest: Ridwan Adhami, Photography, Graphic Designer/Art Media
Guest: Jasiri X, Hip Hop Artist, Activist Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, February 13, 2010
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Topic: My Father Was a Freedom Fighter: Gaza's Untold Story
Guest: Ramzy Baroud, Palestinian-American journalist, Author and Former Al-Jazeera Producer, Editor-in-Chief of the Palestine Chronicle.
Host: Amir Haq and Nada Shamah

Friday, February 12, 2010
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Topic: Killer Coke: Stop a Gruesome Cycle of Torture in Coca-Cola Bottling Plants in Colombia
Guest: Ray Rogers, Founder and Director of Corporate Campaign Inc
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, February 11, 2010
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Topic: Black History Month Series, What American Society Gains
Guest: Aneesah Nadir, PhD
Guest: Nikia Bilal, Attorney
Guest: Ayesha Mustafaa, Muslim Journal
Host: Janaan Hashim

Wednesday, February 10, 2010
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Topic: Aafia Siddiqui Case
Guest: Petra Bartosiewicz, Freelance Writer Living in Brooklyn, New York, forthcoming book on the Justice Department's Terrorism Trials since 9/11
Guest: Mauri' Saalakhan, Washington, DC Based Human Rights Advocate, Director of Operations for The Peace And Justice Foundation
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, February 09, 2010
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Topic: Torture
Guest: Glenn Greenwald, Author of "How Would a Patriot Act?"
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, February 08, 2010
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Topic: Blackwater: War Contractors
Guest: Dahr Jamail, Author of "The Will to Resist: Soldiers Who Refuse to Fight in Iraq and Afghanistan."
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, February 07, 2010
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Topic: Activist/Artist
Guest: M1 aka Mutulu Olugbala, Hip Hop group Dead Prez, Activist and Author
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, February 06, 2010
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Topic: Black History Month Series, A Prince Among Slaves
Guest: Alex Kronemer, Co-founder of Unity Productions Foundation, Executive Producer of A Prince Among Slaves
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Friday, February 05, 2010
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Topic: Military Weapons with Bible Inscriptions
Guest: Mikey Weinstein, Military Religious Freedom Foundation
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, February 04, 2010
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Topic: Black History Month Series, A Prince Among Slaves
Guest: Alex Kronemer, Co-founder of Unity Productions Foundation, Executive Producer of A Prince Among Slaves
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Wednesday, February 03, 2010
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Topic: Murder of Imam Luqman Ameen Abdullah
Guest: Dawud Walid, Executive Driector of the Council on American-Islamic Relations-Michigan
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, February 02, 2010
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Topic: Black History Month Series, What American Society Gains
Guest: Aneesah Nadir, PhD
Guest: Nikia Bilal, Attorney
Guest: Ayesha Mustafaa, Muslim Journal
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, February 01, 2010
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Topic: Black History Month Series, Then and Now: Comparing the South and its Attitudes Toward the Blacks from Slavery to the 21st Century
Guest: Khalid Griggs, Imam- Community Mosque of Winston-Salem (NC)
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, January 31, 2010
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Topic: Pursuing Your Passion
Guest: Khalil Ismail, Music Artist
Guest: Tadarah Muhammad, Chef
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, January 30, 2010
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Topic: The Great Wall of Israel: Living by the Gate From Hell
Guest: Ellen Cantarow, a Boston-based Journalist, First wrote from Israel and the West Bank in 1979
Host: Nada Shamah

Friday, January 29, 2010
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Topic: The Passing of Howard Zin
Guest: Rabbi Arthur Waskow, Director of The Shalom Center
Topic: Commentary on the State of the Union Address
Guest: Max Fraad Wolff, Economist and Free Lance Researcher/Writer
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, January 28, 2010
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Topic: United Nations Report on Israel and the International Criminal Court
Guest: Richard Falk, UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in the Occupied West Bank, East Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Wednesday, January 27, 2010
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Topic: Melbourne & Obama's State of Union Address
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, Executive Director of the Chicago Office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, January 26, 2010
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Topic: Chai with Sahih Bukharis Descendant: Sh. Abdul Aziz al-Bukhari of al-Quds
Guest: Sh. Abdul Aziz al-Bukhari, Descendant of Sahih Bukhari
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, January 25, 2010
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Topic: Torture
Guest: Matt Daloisio, Member of Group Witness Against Torture
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, January 24, 2010
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Topic: Influencing the Masses
Guest: Stacey Muhammad, Filmmaker, Youth Organizer and Activist
Guest: Yonasda Lonewolf aka Queen Yonasda, Hip Hop Artist, Activist, Writer
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, January 23, 2010
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Topic: The Great Wall of Israel: Living by the Gate From Hell
Guest: Ellen Cantarow, a Boston-based Journalist, First wrote from Israel and the West Bank in 1979
Host: Nada Shamah

Friday, January 22, 2010
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Topic: The Anniversary of President Obama's Inauguration
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager for Sound Vision
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, January 21, 2010
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Topic: Martin Luther King Jr. and Haiti
Guest: Brian Concannon Jr., Esq., Director, Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Wednesday, January 20, 2010
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Topic: Reporting Back From Haiti's
Guest: Khalil Demir, Executive Director of Zakat Foundation of America
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, January 19, 2010
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Topic: Haiti: Where to give?
Guest: Kaveh Azimi, Former Peace Corps Volunteer in the Dominican Republic, Living and Working in near the Haitian-Dominican Border
Guest: Mustafa Maboob, Communications Manager, Islamic Relief USA
Guest: Stacey Palmer, Editor of The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, January 18, 2010
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Topic: Stories From gaza
Guest: Marwan Daher, Concordia University Chicago, Political Science and Marketing, Convoy Passenger
Guest: Waleed Mansour, Benedictine University, Health Science, Convoy Passenger
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, January 17, 2010
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Topic: The Fit and Healthy Woman
Guest: Mubarakah Ibrahim, fitmuslimah.com, featured on Oprah Winfrey and New York Times and Chicago Tribune
Guest: Marie Tadarah, Chef and Healthy Living Cooking Blogger
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, January 16, 2010
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Topic: My Father Was a Freedom Fighter: Gaza's Untold Story
Guest: Ramzy Baroud, Palestinian-American journalist, Author and Former Al-Jazeera Producer, Editor-in-Chief of the Palestine Chronicle.
Host: Amir Haq and Nada Shamah

Friday, January 15, 2010
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Topic: Voices and Faces of the Adhan in Cairo
Guest: Anna Kipervaser, Producer of Voices and Faces of the Adhan in Cairo
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, January 14, 2010
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Topic: Political Empowerment
Guest: Nazneen Hashmi, Community Builders Chicago
Guest: Gertrude " Trudy" Zaja, Candidate for Hanover Township Democratic Committeeman
Topic: Tallest Building
Guest: Jan Klerks, Research & Communications Manager, Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, January 13, 2010
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Topic: Yemen on the International Stage
Guest: Brian M Downing, Political/Military Analyst, Author of The Military Revolution and Political Change
Topic: Yemen's Memories of Revolution and Resistance
Guest: Raza Naeem, Pakistani National Working on his PhD in History from the University of Arkansas
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, January 12, 2010
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Topic: Taking a Look at the Verse in the Quran that some use to Justify Beating
Guest: Sheikh Kifah Mustapha, Imam & Associate Director of Mosque Foundation Bridgeview
Guest: Dr. Laleh Bakhtiar, Translated over 30 Books on Islam and Islamic Beliefs into English, Lecturer at both Religious and Academic Institutions
Guest: Imam Muhammad Musa Azam, Shura of Islamic Family Counselors of America
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, January 11, 2010
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Topic: New Security Measures in Airports
Guest: Kamran Memon, Director of Muslims for a Safe America
Guest: Nura Maznavi, Counsel, Program to Combat Racial and Religious Profiling for Muslim Advocates
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, January 10, 2010
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Topic: A Strong Team
Guest: "The Reminders," Husband and Wife Hip Hop Group
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, January 09, 2010
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Topic: Pipelineistan
Guest: Pepe Escobar, Correspondent for Asia Times, Analyst for the Real News.
Host: Amir Haq and Nada Shamah

Friday, January 08, 2010
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Topic: Voices and Faces of the Adhan in Cairo
Guest: Anna Kipervaser, Producer of Voices and Faces of the Adhan in Cairo
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, January 07, 2010
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Topic: In Gaza: Updates on the Convoy and the Freedom March
Guest: Dana Balicki, CodePink
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Wednesday, January 06, 2010
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Topic: The Challenge of Balancing National Security and Civil Rights
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, Executive Director of the Chicago Office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations
Guest: Salam Al-Marayati, Executive Director, Muslim Public Affairs Council
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, January 05, 2010
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Topic: Welcome Home Hajjis
Guest: Saqib Shafi, B.A. in Accounting, DePaul University
Guest: Ayesha Siddique, B.A. in Biology and Math, University of Michigan
Guest: Fahim Rafeek, CEO of HajjUSA, Hajj Provider Since 2002
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, January 04, 2010
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Topic: New Security Measures in Airports
Guest: Kamran Memon, Director of Muslims for a Safe America
Guest: Nura Maznavi, Counsel, Program to Combat Racial and Religious Profiling for Muslim Advocates
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, January 03, 2010
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Topic: 2010, What's in Store?
Guest: Ashahed Muhammad, Journalist, Writer, Asst. Editor for the Final Call Newspape
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, January 02, 2010
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Topic: News Topics
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, January 01, 2010
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Topic: Islam and the Use of Force or Violence By American Muslims
Guest: Mohammad Fadel Assistant Professor of Law University of Toronto Faculty of Law
Host: Kamran Memon

Thursday, December 31, 2009
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Topic: Peace Movement and War
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Guest: Dan Pearson, Co-Coordinator Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Muajhid

Wednesday, December 30, 2009
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Topic: Planning For the New Year
Guest: Tasneem Osmani, Vice Chair for CIOGC, Vice President of Global FX Technology Group
Guest: Tayyaba Syed, Freelance Writer
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, December 29, 2009
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Topic: Things to do on New Years Eve
Guest: Nadia Ismail, Pre-med Student at the University of Chicago
Guest: Marwa Abed, Majoring in Political Science and Islamic World Studies at DePaul University
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, December 28, 2009
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Topic: Anniversary of the December 2008 Gaza Massacre
Guest: Dr. Hatem Bazian, Palestinian-American Academic at the University of California, Berkeley.
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, December 27, 2009
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Topic: Highlights of 2009 Artist and Music
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, December 26, 2009
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Topic: Health Care Reform
Guest: Dave Lindorff, Philadelphia-based journalist and columnist
Guest Quentin Young, National coordinator of Physicians for a National Health Program
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, December 25, 2009
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Topic: Relocating Guantanamo
Guest: Captain Yusuf Yee, National Delegate to the 2008 Democratic National Convention, Graduate of West Point who served as the Muslim Chaplain for the U.S. Prison Camp in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, December 24, 2009
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Topic: An Interview with Ahmed Kathrada
Guest: Ahmed Mohamed Kathrada,Veteran of the South African Liberation Struggle, Political Prisoner for 26 years on Robben Island and Pollsmoor Maximum Prison
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, December 23, 2009
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Topic: Peace Movement and War
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Guest: Dan Pearson, Co-Coordinator Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Muajhid

Tuesday, December 22, 2009
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Topic: Homeland Insecurity
Guest: Louise Cainkar, Author of Homeland Insecurity Published by the Russell Sage Foundation
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, December 21, 2009
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Topic: Anniversary of the December 2008 Gaza Massacre
Guest: Dr. Hatem Bazian, Palestinian-American Academic at the University of California, Berkeley.
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, December 20, 2009
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Topic: Women Bold and Beautiful
Guest: Ms. Undastood, Hip Hop Muslim Female Artist
Guest: Nzinga Knight, Fashion Designer
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, December 19, 2009
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Topic: Afghanistan: An Unjust War
Guest: Daniel Maguire, Professor of Moral Theological Ethics at Marquette University
Topic: Humanitarian Cost of the Gaza Massacre
Guest: Alison Weir, Executive Director of If Americans Knew
Host: Nada Shamah

Friday, December 18, 2009
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Topic: U.S. Imperialism
Guest: David Swanson, Author of Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, December 17, 2009
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Topic: Hunger In The U.S.
Guest: Eric Holt-Gim�nez, Executive Director of Food First/The Institute for Food and Development Policy
Topic: Poverty And Unemployment Fuel The Conflict In Afghanistan
Guest: Shannon Scribner, Policy Advisor on Humanitarian Issues with Oxfam America
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, December 16, 2009
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Topic: Obama and Afghanistan
Guest: Anthony DiMaggio, Professor of American and Global Politics at Illinois State University Author of Mass Media, Mass Propaganda
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, December 15, 2009
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Topic: Parliament of the World's Religions Conference - Melbourne, Australia
Guest: Ndidi Okakpu, Assistant-to-the-Editor, Muslim Journal newspaper
Guest: Rev. Dr. Robert Cathey, Professor of theology, McCormick Theological Seminary
Guest: Precious Rasheeda Muhammad, Program Associate for Parliament of the World's Religions Conference
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, December 14, 2009
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Topic: How to get a Job in Today's Economy
Guest: Lindsey Pollak, Author of Getting from College to Career: 90 Things to Do Before You Join the Real World
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, December 13, 2009
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Topic: Women in Hip Hop and Healing for Self
Guest: Amina Ayo Norman Hawkins, Hip Hop Artist, Teacher, Organizer, Activist
Guest: Aleem Bey, Healer, Lecturer
Host: Jamilla Fridausee

Saturday, December 12, 2009
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Topic: Pipelineistan
Guest: Pepe Escobar, Correspondent for Asia Times, Analyst for the Real News.
Host: Amir Haq and Nada Shamah

Friday, December 11, 2009
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Topic: Understanding Islam Through the Virtual World
Guest: Joshua S. Fouts, Chief Global Strategist for Dancing Ink Productions.
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, December 10, 2009
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Topic: Eyewitness Account on the Recent Convoy to Gaza
Guest: Iman Boundaoui, Passenger on the Convoy
Guest: Thaer Ahmad, Passenger on the Convoy
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Wednesday, December 09, 2009
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Topic: Revolutionizing the World
Guest: Charles Barron, New York City Councilman, Former Black Panther
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Tuesday, December 08, 2009
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Topic: Beliefs and Realities on Iran
Guest: Vafa Jazemi Zergani, Iranian American
Guest: Juan R. I. Cole, Professor of History at the University of Michigan
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, December 07, 2009
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Topic: Blackwater: War Contractors
Guest: Dahr Jamail, Author of "The Will to Resist: Soldiers Who Refuse to Fight in Iraq and Afghanistan."
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, December 06, 2009
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Topic: Making a Difference with Our Young
Guest: Kalonji Changa, Activist, Organizer, Lecturer, Radio Host
Guest: Lazette Mari, Founder of New World Girls Modeling and More
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, December 05, 2009
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Topic: The Holy City of Mecca is Getting a Makeover
Guest: Ali Al-Ahmed, Saudi Scholar and Expert on Saudi Political, Institute for Gulf Affairs
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, December 04, 2009
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Topic: Islam and the Use of Force or Violence By American Muslims
Guest: Mohammad Fadel Assistant Professor of Law University of Toronto Faculty of Law
Host: Kamran Memon

Thursday, December 03, 2009
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Topic: Law on Torture
Guest: Christopher Pyle, Professor of Politics at Mount Holyoke College, Author of "Getting Away with Torture"
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Wednesday, December 02, 2009
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Topic: Why Muslim Lawyers are urging Muslims not to talk to Officials unless an Attorney is present
Guest: Farhana Khera, Executive Director of Muslim Advocates and the National Association of Muslim Lawyers
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, December 01, 2009
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Topic: The American Muslim Identity: Ups and Downs From Personal Experience
Guest: Hailey Woldt, Ibn Khaldun Research Fellow at American University and research associate at the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs at Georgetown University
Guest: Abdelnasser Rashid, Harvard University Undergraduate Student
Guest: Zarinah Nadir, Attorney
Guest: Sadia Ahmed, Program Associate, American Friends Services Committee
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, November 30, 2009
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Topic: Taliban Tap Into Afghanistan's Roots
Guest: Brian M Downing, Political/Military Analyst, Author of The Military Revolution and Political Change
Host: Thaer Ahmed

Sunday, November 29, 2009
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Topic: Through our Lens
Guest: Radcliffe Roye, Photographer, New Muslim Cool Photo Book
Guest Mustapa Davis, Film Maker, Film Entitled Deen
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, November 28, 2009
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Host: Jenan Diab
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Topic: Eid Programming

Firday, November 27, 2009
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Host: Jenan Diab
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Topic: Eid Programming

Thursday, November 26, 2009
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Host: Hiba Abdul-Rahim
Topic: Pilgrims, Indians, & Myths of the First Thanksgiving
Topic: Reducing Stress & Anxiety: Over the Holiday, and Always!
Guest: Edward Group III, DC, ND, DACBN, Founder of the Global Healing Center
Topic: Turkey Tips from an Expert Chef!
Guest: Kocoa Scott-Winbush, Chef Consultant, author of "Cooking with Kocoa"

Wednesday, November 25, 2009
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Topic: Obama's Afghanistan Plan Could Be His "Fatal Mistake"
Guest: Jurgen Todenhofer, Recently in Iraq and Afghanistan, a former German Parliamentarian, Author of "Why Do You Kill? The Untold Story of the Iraqi Resistance
Topic: Afghanistan and Pakistan
Guest: David Harris, Author and Journalist
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, November 24, 2009
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Topic: The Spirit of Eid
Guest: IFS Girl Scouts
Guest: Imam Senad Agic, Islamic Cultural Center of Greater Chicago in Northbrook, IL
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, November 23, 2009
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Topic: $1 Trillion for War: What Could It Have Gotten?
Guest: Chris Wells, North American Spokesperson for New Humanism, World March for Peace and Nonviolence
Host: Thaer Ahmed

Sunday, November 22, 2009
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Topic: Creative Souls with Words and Movement
Guest: Umm Juwayriyah Maryam, Author
Guest: Yiser Ra Hotep, Yoga Instructor
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, November 21, 2009
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Topic: Obama Trapped Behind Wall of Mideast Containment
Guest: Ira Chernus, Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Colorado at Boulder
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, November 20, 2009
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Topic: Hajj travels
Guest: Saqib Shafi, Future Hajji, President of Qabeelat Wasat, the Chicago Chapter of AlMaghrib Institute
Guest: Fahim Rafeek, CEO of HajjUSA, Hajj Provider Since 2002
Guest: Nura Maznavi, Counsel, Program to Combat Racial and Religious Profiling
Host: Janaan Hashim

Thursday, November 19, 2009
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Topic: Hunger In The U.S.
Guest: Eric Holt-Gim�nez, Executive Director of Food First/The Institute for Food and Development Policy
Topic: Poverty And Unemployment Fuel The Conflict In Afghanistan
Guest: Shannon Scribner, Policy Advisor on Humanitarian Issues with Oxfam America
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, November 18, 2009
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Topic: Jain Religion
Topic: The World Parliament of Religions
Guest: Naresh Jain, member of the Board of Trustees/Directors of the Council for a Parliament of Worlds Religions
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, November 17, 2009
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Topic: Staying Healthy and Fit During the Holidays
Guest: Toby Smithson, National Spokesperson for the American Dietetic Association
Guest: Dusten Nelson, President of Core Fitness Chicago
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, November 16, 2009
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Topic: The GOPs Accusations that CAIR is Anti-Semitic
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, Executive Director of CAIR-Chicago
Topic: Viva Palestina Convoy
Guest: Fatima Mohammadi, Viva Palestina USA National Organizer
Host: Thaer Ahmed

Sunday, November 15, 2009
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Topic: Through our Lens
Guest: Radcliffe Roye, Photographer, New Muslim Cool Photo Book
Guest: Mustapa Davis, Film Maker, Film Entitled Deen
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, November 14, 2009
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Topic: The Holy City of Mecca is Getting a Makeover
Guest: Ali Al-Ahmed, Saudi Scholar and Expert on Saudi Political, Institute for Gulf Affairs
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, November 13, 2009
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Topic: Obama's Asia Trip Agenda
Guest: Joseph Gerson, Director of Programs for the American Friends Service
Topic: Iraqi Oil
Guest: James Paul, Executive Director of Global Policy Forum
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, November 12, 2009
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Topic: Anniversary of Sikh Massacre in 1984
Guest: Mr. Kirpal Singh Nijher, World Sikh Council America Region Representative
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, November 11, 2009
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Topic: Fort Hood Shooting
Guest: Ibrahim Hooper, National Communications Director for the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)
Guest: Dahr Jamail, Author of "The Will to Resist: Soldiers Who Refuse to Fight in Iraq and Afghanistan."
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, November 10, 2009
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Topic: Hajj travels
Guest: Saqib Shafi, Future Hajji, President of Qabeelat Wasat, the Chicago Chapter of AlMaghrib Institute
Guest: Fahim Rafeek, CEO of HajjUSA, Hajj Provider Since 2002
Guest: Nura Maznavi, Counsel, Program to Combat Racial and Religious Profiling
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, November 9, 2009
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Topic: His Path in Studying the Quran and Islam in a Literary Context
Guest: Nouman Ali Khan, Founder and CEO of Bayyinah
Host: Thaer Ahmed

Sunday, November 8, 2009
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Topic: Through our Lens
Guest: Radcliffe Roye, Photographer, New Muslim Cool Photo Book
Guest: Mustapa Davis, Film Maker, Film Entitled Deen
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, November 7, 2009
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Topic: Documentary on Todays Afghanistan
Guest: Ian Olds, Director of Fixer: The Taking of Ajmal Naqshbandi
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, November 6, 2009
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Topic: Two-Day Intensive Muslim-Non-Muslim Relations
Guest: Abdul Malik Mujahid, President of Sound Vision
Topic: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's Recent Comments About Palestine and Israel
Guest: Phyllis Bennis, Fellow of the Institute for Policy Studies
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, November 5, 2009
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Topic: Going To Hajj
Guest: Tuba Mujahid, Host for Radio Islam
Topic: Pakistan: Increase in Instances of Terrorism
Guest: Dan Pearson, Co-Coordinator Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, November 4, 2009
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Topic: Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago: CommUnity Dinner
Guest: Kiran Ansari, Executive Director of the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago
Topic: Rifqa Bary and the Xenos Cult: Judge Limits her Phone Access
Guest: Davi Barker, SF Muslim Examiner
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, November 3, 2009
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Topic: 8 Tips on Making Elections Better
Guest: Rob Richi, Executive Director of FairVote, Co-author of "Every Vote Equal" and "Whose Votes Count."
Topic: Congress to Condemn Goldstone Report on Gaza?
Guest: Philip Rizk, Documentarian of "This Palestinian Life"
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, November 2, 2009
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Topic: The Financo-State: Are You Ready for the Next Crisis?
Guest: Paul Craig Roberts, Former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury in the Reagan Administration
Topic: Life of a Political Prisoner
Guest: Khaled Muammer, Graduated from the University of Kentucky in Journalism, Father a Prisoner in Libya
Host: Thaer Ahmed

Sunday, November 1, 2009
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Topic: Music with a Mission
Guest: Music from Independent Artist
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, October 31, 2009
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Topic: Recent Claim by Four congressmen that Muslim interns are attempting to infiltrate the American Government. How should Muslims thinking about getting involved in politics react?
Guest: Suhail A. Khan, Fellow for Christian-Muslim Understanding at the Institute for Global Engagement
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, October 30, 2009
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Topic: U.S. Imperialism
Guest: David Swanson, Author of Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, October 29, 2009
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Topic: A Woman Among Warlords
Guest: Malalai Joya, Author "A Woman Among Warlords: The Extraordinary Story of an Afghan Woman Who Dared to Speak Out," Youngest Woman Elected to the Afghan Parliament in 2005
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, October 28, 2009
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Topic: Images and Realities of Pakistan
Guest: Mark LeVine, Professor of Modern Middle Eastern History, Culture and Islamic Studies
Topic: Innocent Until Proven Guilty
Guest: Captain Yusuf Yee, National Delegate to the 2008 Democratic National Convention, Graduate of West Point who served as the Muslim Chaplain for the U.S. Prison Camp in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, October 27, 2009
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Topic: Acquiring Better Governance and Security: The Need for Letting Women Into Politics
Guest: Swanee Hunt, U.S. Ambassador 1993-1997, Director of the Women and Public Policy Program at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government, Chair of the Initiative for Inclusive Security
Guest: Dominique Soguel, Arabic Editor and Correspondent, Women's eNews
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, October 26, 2009
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Topic: The Financo-State: Are You Ready for the Next Crisis?
Guest: Paul Craig Roberts, Former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury in the Reagan Administration
Topic: Life of a Political Prisoner
Guest: Khaled Muammer, Graduated from the University of Kentucky in Journalism, Father a Prisoner in Libya
Host: Thaer Ahmed

Sunday, October 25, 2009
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Topic: Serving the Community
Guest: Rufus and Jenny Triplett, Founders of Dawah International LLC and Prison World Magazine
Guest: Riyaad "The Blackman" Quayuum, Founder of www.muslimheat.com
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, October 24, 2009
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Topic: Going Bankrupt: Why the Debt Crisis Is Now the Greatest Threat to the American Republic
Guest: Pr. Chalmers Johnson, Author of "Blowback Trilogy, Nemesis"
Host: Amir Haq and Mohammed Gaber

Friday, October 23, 2009
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Topic: People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) Unveiled IslamicConcern.com: A Site Exploring Animal-friendly Alternatives
Guest: Hanif Akhtar, Volunteer for PETA
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Wednesday, October 21, 2009
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Topic: Why Muslim Lawyers are urging Muslims not to talk to Officials unless an Attorney is present
Guest: Farhana Khera, Executive Director of Muslim Advocates and the National Association of Muslim Lawyers
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, October 20, 2009
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Topic: Beliefs and Realities on Iran
Guest: Vafa Jazemi Zergani, Iranian American
Guest: Juan R. I. Cole, Professor of History at the University of Michigan
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, October 19, 2009
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Topic: Students Stand Up at UofC against Olmert & Abbas and the Goldstone Report
Guest: Ali Abunimah, Writer and Commentator on Middle East and Arab-American Affairs, Executive Director of the Electronic Intifada
Guest: Sanah Yassin, Student at UIC in Political Science, Attendee at Ehud Olmerts Speech at UofC
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, October 18, 2009
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Topic: Inspired by the Creator with Our Creation
Guest: Dr. C. Siddha Weber, Natrapath Doctor, Mural Poet
Guest: Evin Marie Rayford, Play Writer, Founder of Black Noise Productions
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, October 17, 2009
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Topic: Re-Broadcast
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, October 16, 2009
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Topic: Veterans on Afghanistan
Guest: Mike Ferner, President of Veterans for Peace, Veteran of the Vietnam War
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, October 15, 2009
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Topic: Re-broadcast

Wednesday, October 14, 2009
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Topic: World Parliament of Religions
Guest: Rev. Dr. William E. Lesher, Chair of the Board of Trustees of World Parliament of Religions
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, October 13, 2009
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Topic: Physican On Health Care
Guest: Dr. Paul Hochfeld, Emergency Room Physician, Good Samaritan Hospital, Corvallis, Oregon
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, October 12, 2009
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Topic: Recent Settler Attacks on Al-Aqsa Worshipers
Guest: Mairead Maguire, Nobel Peace Laureate
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, October 11, 2009
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Topic: Being an Example for the Youth
Guest: Shawn Al' Sharieff, DJ
Guest: Yahsmin Mayaan Binti BoBo, Music Journalist, Activist
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, October 10, 2009
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Topic: Protesting Ehud Olmert's Visit to University of Chicago
Guest: Maureen Clare Murphy, Managing Editor of The Electronic Intifada Website, Member of the Palestine Solidarity Group of Chicago
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, October 09, 2009
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Topic: Evolution Theory and Islam
Guest: Abdul Matteen Rafiqi, Organismal Biology and Anatomy, University of Chicago
Topic: Muslim Women Networking
Guest: Yvonne Maffei & Sadaf Khan, Falaha: Muslim Women Networking Event
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, October 08, 2009
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Topic: The Renewal of the Patriot Act
Guest: Gilbert Mercier, French filmmaker, Photojournalist based, Co-Founders & Editors of News Junkie Post
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Wednesday, October 07, 2009
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Topic: Domestic Violence Awareness
Guest: Dawn Dalton, Executive Director, Chicago Metropolitan Battered Women's Network
Guest: Khalid Griggs,Imam Community Mosque of Winston, Salem, North Carolina
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, October 06, 2009
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Topic: $1 Trillion for War: What Could It Have Gotten?
Guest: Chris Wells, North American Spokesperson for New Humanism, World March for Peace and Nonviolence
Host: Thaer Ahmed

Monday, October 05, 2009
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Topic: Another Year of War in Afghanistan
Guest: Medea Benjamin, Co-founder of the Women's Peace Group CODEPINK, Just back from Afghanistan
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, October 04, 2009
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Topic: Independent Artist and Music
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, October 03, 2009
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Topic: The Immigrant Experience: Assimilation and Acculturation
Guest: Naseer Ul-Haq, Indian Immigrant
Guest: Salman Ali Mirza, Indian Immigrant
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, October 02, 2009
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Topic: Assassination of Ex-Prime Minister Bhutto
Guest: Junaid Ahmad, President of the U.S.-based National Muslim Law Students Association
Guest: Dr. Asraf Toor, Executive Director of Pakistan American National Alliance (PANA)
Host: Frederick Thaufeer al-Deen

Thursday, October 01, 2009
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Topic: Gaddaf: Libya After 40 years
Guest: Mohamed Ali Abdullah, Current Deputy Secretary General of National Front for the Salvation of Libya
Guest: Khaled Muammer, Graduated from the University of Kentucky in Journalism
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Wednesday, September 30, 2009
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Topic: Muslim Women Artwork
Guest: Sadaf Syed, Photographer, Author of Icover : A Day in the Life of an American Muslim COVERed Girl
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Tuesday, September 29, 2009
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Topic: UN and Disarmament
Guest: Jacqueline Cabasso, Executive Director of the Western States Legal Foundation
Guest: Sam Husseini, Communications Director of the Institute for Public Accuracy
Host: Thaer Ahmed

Monday, September 28, 2009
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Topic: An Imams Journey in American Mosques
Guest: Sheikh Kifah Mustapha, Imam & Associate Director of Mosque Foundation Bridgeview
Guest: Sheikh Hussain Kamani, Imam of Islamic Center of Chicago
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, September 27, 2009
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Topic: 30 Mosques in 30 Days and Slam Poetry
Guest: Bassam Tariq, Journey in Ramadan Visting 30 different Nosques in 30 days Along with Aman Ali
Guest: Omari "King Wise" Barksdale, Slam Poet, Activist and Author
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, September 26, 2009
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Topic: Health Care: Republican/Democrat Debate
Guest: Igor Volsky, Health Care Researcher/Blogger for ThinkProgress.org and The Progress Report at the Center for American Progress Action Fund
Guest: Greg DAngelo, Policy Analyst, Center for Health Policy Studies
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, September 25, 2009
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Topic: Physican On Health Care
Guest: Dr. Paul Hochfeld, Emergency Room Physician, Good Samaritan Hospital, Corvallis, Oregon
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, September 24, 2009
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Topic: UN and Disarmament
Guest: Sam Husseini, Communications Director of the Institute for Public Accuracy
Guest: Jacqueline Cabasso, Executive Director of the Western States Legal Foundation
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Wednesday, September 23, 2009
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Topic: Muslim Democrats
Guest: Mehrunisa Qayyum, Interim Director of Muslim Democrat
Host: Thaer Ahmed

Tuesday, September 22, 2009
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Topic: United Nations Report on Israel and the International Criminal Court
Guest: Richard Falk, UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in the Occupied West Bank, East Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Monday, September 21, 2009
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Topic: Eid Arts Evening Special
Host: Dawud Wharnsby Ali

Sunday, September 20, 2009
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Topic: Eid Arts Evening Special
Host: Dawud Wharnsby Ali

Saturday, September 19, 2009
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Topic: Health Care: Republican/Democrat Debate
Guest: Igor Volsky, Health Care Researcher/Blogger for ThinkProgress.org and The Progress Report at the Center for American Progress Action Fund
Guest: Greg DAngelo, Policy Analyst, Center for Health Policy Studies
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, September 18, 2009
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Topic: Time Management
Guest: Dr. Mohamad Chehade, Senior Consultant MLC Solutions, Inc.
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, September 17, 2009
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Topic: Homeland Insecurity
Guest: Louise Cainkar, Author Homeland Insecurity
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Wednesday, September 16, 2009
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Topic: Eid Preparation
Guest: Kiran Ansari, Editor of the Chicago Crescent
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, September 15, 2009
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Topic: The American Muslim Identity: Ups and Downs From Personal Experience
Guest: Hailey Woldt, Ibn Khaldun Research Fellow at American University and research associate at the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs at Georgetown University
Guest: Abdelnasser Rashid, Harvard University undergraduate student
Guest: Zarinah Nadir, Attorney
Guest: Sadia Ahmed, Program Associate, American Friends Services Committee
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, September 14, 2009
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Topic: History of The Quran: Memorization, Collection, and Ramadan
Guest: Yasir Birjas, University of Madinah's College of Shariah, Imam at Orland Park Prayer Center
Host: Thaer Ahmed

Sunday, September 13, 2009
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Topic: Tips for the Night of Power and Inspirational Music
Guest: Music by Various Artists
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, September 12, 2009
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Topic:(re-broadcast) Facing Racism in Islam
Guest: Omar Mohammed, Imam of Masjib Al-Faatir
Host: Amir and Mohammed

Friday, September 11, 2009
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Topic: 9/11
Guest: Valerie Lucznikowska, Sept 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, Lost Her Nephew Adam P. Arias in the World Trade Towers on 9/11
Guest: Nancy Meyer, Sept 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, Lost her Sister-In-Law of Lauren Grandcolas on United Flight 93
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, September 10, 2009
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Topic: Iraq Violence and Occupation
Guest: Chris Hedges, Senior Fellow at The Nation Institute, Lecturer in the Council of the Humanities and the Anschutz Distinguished Fellow at Princeton University
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Wednesday, September 9, 2009
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Topic: American Ramdan: The Stories of Muslim Americans and Their Struggle This Month
Guest: Mohammad Hassan Khalil, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies and Visiting Professor of Law
Guest: American Muslims in the Chicagoland Area
Host: Thaer Ahmed

Tuesday, September 8, 2009
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Topic: Torture
Guest: Glenn Greenwald, Author of "How Would a Patriot Act?"
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, September 7, 2009
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Topic: Rifqa Bary and the Xenos Cult
Guest: Davi Barker, SF Muslim Examiner
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, September 6, 2009
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Topic: Benefits of the Holy Month
Guest: Shawntell Muhammad, Natural Health Coach, Journalist
Guest: Zin, Emcee, Radio Host, Activist
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, September 5, 2009
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Topic: Iraq in Hell
Guest: Michael Schwartz, Author of War Without End: The Iraq War in Context, Professor of Sociology at Stony Brook State University
Host: Amir Haq and Mohammed Gaber

Friday, September 4, 2009
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Topic: Unemployment Rates and the Politics of Numbers
Guest: Max Wolff, An Instructor at the Graduate Program in International Affairs at the New School University
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, September 3, 2009
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Topic: Creative Productions: Producing and Publishing Radio
Guest: Samantha Broun, Latecomer to Radio, Manages the Website for Transom.org
Guest: Lloyd Brodnax King, Content Director for Vocalo.org
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Wednesday, September 2, 2009
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Topic: Afghanistan After Elections
Guest: Jake Diliberto, Founding Member of Vets for Rethinking Afghanistan
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, September 1, 2009
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Topic: Netanyahu's Recent Trip to Europe
Guest: Professor Francis Boyle, Scholar in International Law and Human Right, University of Illinois College of Law
Topic: Muslim Civil Right
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, Executive Director of CAIR-Chicago
Host: Thaer Ahmed

Monday, August 31, 2009
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Topic: Memories of Edward Kennedy
Guest: Atif Harden, Former Staff Member for Edward Kennedy
Host: Abul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, August 30, 2009
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Topic: Muslim Convention
Guest: Ndidi Okakpu, Journalist for Muslim Journal
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, August 29, 2009
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Topic: Documentary on Todays Afghanistan
Guest: Ian Olds, Director of Fixer: The Taking of Ajmal Naqshbandi
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, August 28, 2009
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Topic: Memories of Edward Kennedy
Guest: Atif Harden, Former Staff Member for Edward Kennedy
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, August 27, 2009
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Topic: Civil Rights Protections for our Children: The Case of Shaquanda Cotton and the Disgraced Juvenile System of Texas
Guest: Brian Muhammad, Civil Rights Attorney and Activist
Guest: Creola Cotton, Mother and Civil Rights Activist
Guest: Brenda Cherry, Activist, President of Concerned Citizens for Racial Equality
Host: Frederick Al-Deen (re-broadcast)

Wednesday, August 26, 2009
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Topic: Media Coverage of the Healthcare Debate
Guest: Isabel Macdonald, Macdonald is Communications Director with FAIR
Host: Imran Husain

Tuesday, August 25, 2009
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Topic: Back to School and Back to Ramadan
Guest: Khalida Baste, Principal at Aqsa School
Guest: Hanan Abdallah, Principal at Universal School
Guest: Kiran Ansari, Editor of the Chicago Crescent
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, August 24, 2009
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Topic: Researching the Muslim/Arab Communities
Guest: Ahmed Al-Ashqar, Senior at UIC majoring in English
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, August 23, 2009
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Topic: Artistic Creation in Ramadan
Guest: DJ Mecca, Artist
Guest: Kafale Fashions, Clothing Line Creator
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, August 22, 2009
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Topic: Entrepreneurship
Guest: Ayesha Akhter, Mosaic Soap Bakery
Guest: Patrick Murphy, Assistant Professor and a Member of DePaul University's Entrepreneurship Faculty.
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Friday, August 21, 2009
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Topic: Back to School and Back to Ramadan
Guest: Khalida Baste, Principal at Aqsa School
Guest: Hanan Abdallah, Principal at Universal School
Guest: Kiran Ansari, Editor of the Chicago Crescent
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, August 20, 2009
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Topic: Ramadan the Spiritual Benefits to the Body and Soul
Guest: Inamul Haq, Expertise in Islamic Theology, Quranic Studies, International Educational Background, and Interreligious Professional Experience
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Wednesday, August 19, 2009
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Topic: Entrepreneurship
Guest: Ayesha Akhter, Mosaic Soap Bakery
Guest: Patrick Murphy, Assistant Professor and a Member of DePaul University's Entrepreneurship Faculty.
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Tuesday, August 18, 2009
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Topic: U.S. Bases in the World
Guest: Chalmers Johnson, Chairman of the Center for Chinese Studies and of the Department of Political Science at Berkeley, Author of The Sorrows of Empire
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, August 17, 2009
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Topic: Ramadan in School, Work, and Everyday Environment
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager for Sound Vision
Guest: Amina Saeed, Illinois Attorney in Private Practice, President of the Muslim Bar Association
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, August 16, 2009
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Topic: Multi-Tasking Mothers
Guest: Yavonka Muhammed, Poet, Hip-Hop Artist, Home School Mother
Guest: Fanta Celah, Jewelry Designer, Vocalist, Painter
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, August 15, 2009
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Topic: Revolutionizing the World
Guest: Charles Barron, New York City Councilman, Former Black Panther
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Friday, August 14, 2009
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Topic: Miracle Invention in Clear Water
Guest: Bud Foltz, Spokesperson for Lifesaver Systems
Topic: Ramadan Readings
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, August 13, 2009
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Topic: Young Muslim Americans: Life Beyond Your Islamic Environment
Guest: Amal Ali, Youth Organizer Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago
Guest: Basil Ali, B.A. in Biology and Political Science Benedictine University (BU), Vice President of Muslim Student Association at BU
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Wednesday, August 12, 2009
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Host: Imran Husain
Topic: My Halal Kitchen
Guest: Yvonne Maffei, Founder of My Halal Kitchen

Tuesday, August 11, 2009
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Topic: Muslims and a Safe America
Guest: Sameer Ahmed, Yale Law School National Litigation Project, JD Candidate
Guest: Kamran Memon, Esq., Founder and Director, Muslims for a Safe America
Guest: Dr. Husain, Director of Muslim Educational and Cultural Center of America, Willowbook
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, August 10, 2009
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Topic: American Ramadan at the University
Guest: Elharith Elsiddig, President of CAIR-UIUC, President of the MSA-UIUC
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, August 9, 2009
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Topic: Expanding Culture
Guest: Shawn Ali Al' Sharrieff aka DJ Mecca, Dj and Producer
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, August 8, 2009
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Topic: Dialogue in Islam
Guest: Sayed Ammar Nakshawani, M.A. in Islamic Studies
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, August 7, 2009
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Topic: Entrepreneurship
Guest: Ayesha Akhter, Mosaic Soap Bakery
Guest: Patrick Murphy, Assistant Professor and a Member of DePaul University's Entrepreneurship Faculty.
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, August 6, 2009
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Topic: Updates on Afghanistan
Guest: Dr. Gareth Porter, Historian and Journalist Specializing in U.S. National Security Policy
Guest: Sonali Kolhatkar, Host and Producer of Uprising, Co-Director of Afghan Women's Mission
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Wednesday, August 5, 2009
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Topic: Microfinance in a World Recession
Guest: Camilla Nestor, VP Microfinance- Grameen Foundation
Guest: Anne Hastings, Executive Director of Bank Fonkoze, Haiti
Co-Host: Janaan Hashim and Carli Pierson

Tuesday, August 4, 2009
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Topic: Homeland Insecurity
Guest: Louise Cainkar, Author Homeland Insecurity
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Monday, August 3, 2009
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Topic: Revolutionizing the World
Guest: Charles Barron, New York City Councilman, Former Black Panther
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, August 2, 2009
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Topic: The Art of Storytelling
Guest: Progress Theatre, Performance Group
Guest: Niambi Muhammad, Storyteller, Poet
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, August 1, 2009
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Topic: Youngest Chaplain in NY's History
Guest: Khalid Latif, Executive Director and Chaplain (Imam) for the Islamic Center at New York University
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, July 31, 2009
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Topic: Minimum Wage Raise
Guest: Holly Sklar, Co-author of the Report "Raise the Minimum Wage to $10 in 2010" and the Book "Raise The Floor: Wages and Policies That Work For All Of Us"
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, July 30, 2009
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Topic: Iraq: Myth and Reality
Guest: James Paul, Executive Director of Global Policy Forum
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Wednesday, July 29, 2009
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Topic: An Interview with Ahmed Kathrada
Guest: Ahmed Mohamed Kathrada, Veteran of the South African Liberation Struggle, Political Prisoner for 26 years on Robben Island and Pollsmoor Maximum Prison
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, July 28, 2009
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Topic: Preventing Cancer by Healthy Living
Guest: Kate Wolin, Sc.D., Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, co-author of newly released study in British Journal of Cancer, Physical Activity and Colon Cancer Prevention: A Meta-analysis
Guest: Timothy J. Moynihan, M.D., Assistant Professor at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, July 27, 2009
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Topic: An Imams Journey in American Mosques
Guest: Sheikh Kifah Mustapha, Imam & Associate Director of Mosque Foundation Bridgeview
Guest: Sheikh Hussain Kamani, Imam of Islamic Center of Chicago
Host: Thaer Ahmad

Sunday, July 26, 2009
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Topic: Creating Careers from Natural Talents
Guest: Yvonne Shai Hawkins, Wholistic Health Organizer
Guest: Yaw, Chicago Singer, Appeared on a VH1 Special
Host: Jamilla firdausee

Saturday, July 25, 2009
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Topic: Imprisoning Immigrants for Profit
Guest: Tom Barry, Directs the TransBorder Project of the Americas Program at the Center for International Policy in Washington, DC.
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, July 24, 2009
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Topic: The Need for Mass Transit
Guest: Anise Jenkins, President of the Stand Up! For Democracy in D.C. Coalition (Free D.C.)
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, July 23, 2009
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Topic: Eyewitness Account on the Recent Convoy to Gaza
Guest: Iman Boundaoui, Passenger on the Convoy
Guest: Thaer Ahmad, Passenger on the Convoy
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Wednesday, July 22, 2009
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Topic: Time Management
Guest: Dr. Mohamad Chehade, Senior Consultant MLC Solutions, Inc.
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Tuesday, July 21, 2009
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Topic: The Current Situation in Somalia
Guest: David Whitehouse, Book Review Editor for the International Socialist Review, Regular Contributor to the ISR on Asia and Africa
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Monday, July 20, 2009
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Topic: Growing up Muslim in a Hebrew School
Guest: Zeba Khan, Muslim American who Attended Hebrew Academy of Toledo, Advocate for Muslim-American Civic Engagement, Founder of Muslim-Americans for Obama
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, July 19, 2009
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Topic: Family Values Through Music
Guest: Floyd Boykin Jr., Poet, Author
Topic: Travelling Hip Hop School
Guest: Mr. Shakur, Founder of True School University
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, July 18, 2009
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Topic: Health Care Reform
Guest: Dave Lindorff, Philadelphia-based journalist and columnist
Guest: Quentin Young, National coordinator of Physicians for a National Health Program
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, July 17, 2009
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Topic: Hopeless Economy?
Guest: Paul Craig Roberts, Assistant Secretary of the Treasury in the Reagan Administration
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, July 16, 2009
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Topic: Law on Torture
Guest: Christopher Pyle, Professor of Politics at Mount Holyoke College, Author of "Getting Away with Torture,"
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Wednesday, July 15, 2009
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Topic: "America Was Not Born as a Colonial Power."
Guest: Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Author of the Forthcoming Books "Home of the Brave" and "Myth and Empire: Indigenous History of the United States."
Host: Imran Husain

Tuesday, July 14, 2009
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Topic: Integrating Muslims
Guest: Salam Al-Marayati, Executive Director, Muslim Public Affairs Council
Host: Fredrick Al-Deen

Monday, July 13, 2009
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Topic: Facing Bigotry
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager for Sound Vision
Guest: Dona J. Stewart, Assistant Professor of Geography and Associate Director of the Center for Middle East Peace, Culture and Development at Georgia State University
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, July 12, 2009
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Topic: Independent Artistry
Guest: Ang13, Hip Hop Artist
Guest: NoTry Do, Artist, Host, Entrepreneur
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, July 11, 2009
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Topic: $96 Billion More for War
Guest: Jo Comerford, Executive Director of the National Priorities Project
Topic: The Road Out of Iraq
Guest: Brian M. Downing, Author of The Military Revolution and Political Change
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, July 10, 2009
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Topic: Why People Make Decisions
Guest: Dan Ariely, Professor of Behavioral Economics at Duke University
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, July 9, 2009
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Topic: Perspectives on the U.S. Olympics Bid for Chicago
Guest: Kurt Summers, Chief of Staff to the President of Chicago 2016
Guest: Bob Quellos, Writer for Socialist Worker, Organizer for No Games Chicago
Topic: Olympics in Chicago: How Muslim Community Can Get Involved
Guest: Junaid Afeef, Executive Director of Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Wednesday, July 8, 2009
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Topic: Violence in China
Guest: Nury Turkel, Uyghur American Association
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, July 7, 2009
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Topic: Religious Freedom in the U.S. Military
Guest: Michael Weinstein, President and Founder of Military Religious Freedom Foundation
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, July 6, 2009
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Topic: Conflict in Pakistan: Pakistani Physicians Perspective
Guest: Dr. Mohammed Iqbal Khalil, Director of Razi Institute of Medical Sciences
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, July 5, 2009
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Topic: Creating for the Children
Guest: Brother G, Author of Book Series "Shades of Memnon"
Guest: Isa and Aaron Cooper, Founders of Arc 360 Records
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, July 4, 2009
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Topic: Torture: An American Legacy
Guest: Carl Boggs, Author of The Hollywood War Machine, Imperial Delusions: American Militarism and Endless War
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, July 3, 2009
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Topic: Independence Day Recitations
Topic: U.S. Withdrawal from Iraq: Looking Ahead
Guest: Raed Jarrar, Iraqi blogger
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Thursday, July 2, 2009
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Topic: Young Muslim Americans: Life Beyond Your Islamic Environment
Guest: Amal Ali, Youth Organizer Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago
Guest: Basil Ali, B.A. in Biology and Political Science Benedictine University (BU), Vice President of Muslim Student Association at BU
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Wednesday, July 01, 2009

Topic: Re-boardcast

Tuesday, June 30, 2009
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Topic: Eyewitness Account of Pakistans 3 Million Refugees
Guest: Dan Pearson, Co-Coordinator Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Monday, June 29, 2009
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Topic: How to get a Job in Today's Economy
Guest: Lindsey Pollak, Author of Getting from College to Career: 90 Things to Do Before You Join the Real World
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, June 28, 2009
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Topic: Live on Location with Real Hip Hop
Guest: Mike-E, Poet, Emcee, Musician, Activist
Guest: Lewis Taylor, Graffiti Artist
Guest: Keenan H., Graphic Designer, Multi-Media Specialist
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, June 27, 2009
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Topic: Torture: An American Legacy
Guest: Carl Boggs, Author of The Hollywood War Machine, Imperial Delusions: American Militarism and Endless War
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, June 26, 2009
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Topic: General Strike: Possible in Iran? In the U.S.?
Guest: Bill Fletcher, Co-founder of the Center for Labor Renewal and Author of Solidarity Divided: The Crisis in Organized Labor and a New Path toward Social Justice."
Guest: Nelson Lichtenstein, Professor of History at the University of California, Santa Barbara
Host: Tuba Mujahid

Thursday, June 25, 2009
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Topic: Fighting the Muslim Civil Rights Cases: Dr. Aafia Siddiqui Case, The Holy Land case, The Six Imams Case
Guest: Khalil Meek, President of the Muslim Legal Fund of America
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Wednesday, June 24, 2009
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Topic: An In-Depth Look at Christian Evangelicalism & Christian Zionism
Guest: John Hubers, webmaster of a website challenging Christian Zionism
Guest: Abu Talib Khan, Convert to Islam & Former Christian Evangelical
Guest: Rabbi Haim Beliak, Co-Director of Jews On First
Host: Fredrick Al-Deen

Tuesday, June 23, 2009
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Topic: Pre-Marriage Counseling: Key to a Healthy Marriage
Guest: Fatima Mirza, Pre-marital Counseling Recipient
Guest: Sh. Kifah Mustapha, Imam, Mosque Foundation
Guest: Aneesah Nadir, Ph.D., President, Islamic Social Services Assn., USA
Host: Janaan Hashim

Monday, June 22, 2009
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Topic: Viva Palestina
Guest: George Galloway, Member of Parliament Great Britain
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, June 21, 2009
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Topic: PBS Debut of New Muslim Cool and Stop the Violence Tour
Guest: Kauthar Umar, Photographer, Journalist, Co-Producer of "New Muslim Cool"
Guest: JahJah Shakur, National Executive to KRS1
Host: Jamilla Firdausee

Saturday, June 20, 2009
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Topic: Zabiha Meat: What You Want to Know
Guest: Qaid Hassan, Taqwa Eco-Foods, Membership Coordinator
Guest: Yasir Syeed, Co-Founder of Green Zabiha
Host: Amir Haq

Friday, June 19, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Hijabi Fashions for the Summer
Guest: Sadia Satta, Co-Founder of Islamic Outfitters
Guest: Meha Ahmad, B.A. in Journalism from Columbia College Chicago

Thursday, June 18, 2009
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Topic: Young Muslim Americans: Life Beyond Your Islamic Environment
Guest: Amal Ali, Youth Organizer Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago
Guest: Basil Ali, B.A. in Biology and Political Science Benedictine University (BU), Vice President of Muslim Student Association at BU
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Wednesday, June 17, 2009
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Topic: A Rabbis Stand in Support of Palestinian Rights
Guest: Rabbi Brant Rosen, Rabbi of Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation in Evanston IL
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Tuesday, June 16, 2009
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Topic: Where are we with Iran?
Guest: William Beeman, Author of The "Great Satan" vs. the "Mad Mullahs": How the United States and Iran Demonize Each Other
Host: Ahmed Aduib

Monday, June 15, 2009
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Topic: Obamas Approach to Palestine
Guest: Dr. Noam Chomsky, Author of Hegemony or Survival: Americas Quest for Global Dominance and 9-11
Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid

Sunday, June 14, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: "New Muslim Cool"
Guest: Hamza Jason Perez, Featured Artist in the Film

Saturday, June 13, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq
Topic: Afghanistan
Guest: Jacob Diliberto, Founding Member of Vets for Rethinking Afghanistan
Topic: International Monetary Fund
Guest: Robert Naiman, Policy Director and National Coordinator at Just Foreign Policy

Friday, June 12, 2009
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Host: Ahmed Aduib
Topic: Obama Violating the Constitution on his Plan for Detainees in Guantanamo
Guest: Michael Ratner, President of the Center for Constitutional Rights
Topic: Where are we with Iran?
Guest: William Beeman, Author of The "Great Satan" vs. the "Mad Mullahs": How the United States and Iran Demonize Each Other

Thursday, June 11, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Holocaust Museum Shooting
Guest: David Neiwert, Author of "The Eliminationists: How Hate Talk Radicalized the American Right"
Guest: Ahmed Rehab, Executive Director of the Chicago Office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)

Wednesday, June 10, 2009
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Host: Imran Husain
Topic: My Halal Kitchen
Guest: Yvonne Maffei, Founder of My Halal Kitchen

Tuesday, June 9, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Peace Movement and Obama's Hope for Palestine
Guest: David Hosey, National Media Coordinator of the US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation

Monday, June 8, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Where are the Cars Going?
Guest: Eric C. Cahill, Senior Director of Progressive Automotive X PRIZE

Sunday, June 7, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: International Influences in the Arts
Guest: Jessica Care Moore, International poet, Writer and CEO of Moore Black Press Publishing Co.
Guest: Amina Waheed, Arts and Culture Coordinator for IMAN

Saturday, June 6, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq
Topic: Imprisoning Immigrants for Profit
Guest: Tom Barry, Directs the TransBorder Project of the Americas Program at the Center for International Policy in Washington, DC.

Friday, June 5, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Hijabi Fashions for the Summer
Guest: Sadia Satta, Co-Founder of Islamic Outfitters
Guest: Meha Ahmad, B.A. in Journalism from Columbia College Chicago

Thursday, June 4, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Obamas Speech in Cairo
Guest: Salam Al-Marayati, Executive Director of Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC)
Guest: Radwan A. Masmoudi, Founder and President of the Center of the Study of Islam & Democracy (CSID)

Wednesday, June 3, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Downfall of the Economy: Food Stamp Usage Increasing 15% and the Indicators of Unemployment, Hunger and Homelessness in Chicago Metropolitan
Guest: James H. Lewis, Ph.D., Senior Program Officer for The Chicago Community Trust

Tuesday, June 2, 2009
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Co-Host: Janaan Hashim and Carli Pierson
Topic: Microfinance in a World Recession
Guest: Camilla Nestor, VP Microfinance- Grameen Foundation
Guest: Anne Hastings, Executive Director of Bank Fonkoze, Haiti

Monday, June 1, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Reforming Illinois Politics
Guest: John Laesch, Military Veteran who served as an Intelligence Analyst in the Middle East, Candidate for 14th Congressional District in Illinois

Sunday, May 31, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Young Leaders and What Music Influences Them
Guest: Muhammad Everett, Poet, Activist

Saturday, May 30, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq
Topic: Zabiha Meat: What You Want to Know
Guest: Qaid Hassan, Taqwa Eco-Foods, Membership Coordinator
Guest: Yasir Syeed, Co-Founder of Green Zabiha

Friday, May 29, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Toxic Chemicals in Cosmetics and Green Cosmetics
Guest: Sean Gray, Senior Analyst for Environmental Working Group (EWG)

Thursday, May 28, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: An Interview with Ahmed Kathrada
Guest: Ahmed Mohamed Kathrada,Veteran of the South African Liberation Struggle, Political Prisoner for 26 years on Robben Island and Pollsmoor Maximum Prison

Wednesday, May 27, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Summertime Healthy Living
Guest: Hannah El-Amin, Registered Dietitian, Licensed Nutritionist, Certified Diabetes Educator
Guest: Colleen Lammel-Harmon, Registered Dietitian, Executive Director, Mayors Fitness Council

Tuesday, May 26, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Interfaith Work to Better Humanity
Guest: Hakan Berberoglu, Asst. Director, Niagara Foundation
Guest: Gregory Pierce, Leader, United Power for Action and Justice
Guest: Fatema Haji-Taki, Civil Liberties Program Assoc., Unitarian-Universalist Services Cmte

Monday, May 25, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Whats Wrong with the Taliban?
Guest: Dr. Muhammad Shafiq, Executive Director of the Center for Interfaith Studies, Dialogue (CISD), Professor of Islamic and Religious Studies at Nazareth College

Sunday, May 24, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Over 30 years of History: Music and Culture in Chicago
Guest: Kelan Phil Cohran, Legendary Musician
Guest: Maggie Brown, Chicago Jazz legend, Daughter of Oscar Brown Jr.

Friday, May 22, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Toxic Chemicals in Cosmetics and Green Cosmetics
Guest: Sean Gray, Senior Analyst for Environmental Working Group (EWG)

Thursday, May 21, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: War and Peace in Afghanistan
Guest: Dr. Toor, Chairman of Pakistan American Nation Alliance, President of Pakistan American Democratic Forum
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Guest: Dan Pearson, Co-Coordinator Voices for Creative Nonviolence

Wednesday, May 20, 2009
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Host: Imran Husain
Topic: Muslim Voting Bloc
Guest: Safiya Ghori-Ahmad, Government Relations Director for Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC)
Topic: Obama Administration Engagement in the Muslim Community
Guest: Haris Tarin, Director of Community Development for MPAC

Tuesday, May 19, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Where is Islam's Loving Mercy in Today's World?
Guest: Mokhtar Maghraoui, PhD, Resident Scholar, Islamic Center of Boca Raton and Lead Scholar, Annual Purification of the Soul Retreat

Monday, May 18, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Civil Liberties
Guest: Lynne Stewart, Attorney Wrongly Convicted on Terror Charges

Sunday, May 17, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firadusee
Topic: Being a Role Model to the Youth
Guest: Tiffany Suriah Harmon Sha'ir, Vice President of Hip Hop Congress in Cincinnati, Ohio
Topic: Building a Community with Faith
Guest: Hakiym Sha'ir, President of the Hip Hop Congress, Poet and Community Leader
Guest: Muhammad Everette, Activist and Poet

Saturday, May 16, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq
Topic: $96 Billion More for War
Guest: Jo Comerford, Executive Director of the National Priorities Project
Topic: The Road Out of Iraq
Guest: Brian M. Downing, Author of The Military Revolution and Political Change

Friday, May 15, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: How Torture Facilitated Invasion
Guest: Benjamin Davis, Professor of Law at the University of Toledo College of Law

Thursday, May 14, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: US Wars and the US Budget
Guest: Paul Craig Roberts, Assistant Secretary of the Treasury in the Reagan Administration, Co-author of "The Tyranny of Good Intentions."
Topic: Rethink Afghanistan Project
Guest: Robert Greenwald, President of Brave New Foundation, Political Activist, Director/Producer of the Documentary "Iraq for Sale: The War Profiteers"

Wednesday, May 13, 2009
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Host: Suzanne Akhras
Topic: Empowering Women
Guest: Sammer Ghouleh, Founder and President of Spirit Magazine

Tuesday, May 12, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Empowerment: Your Rights, Exercising Them, and Muslim Lobby Day
Guest: Akil Vorha, Director, Muslim Charity Works Campaign, Muslim Advocates
Guest: Delila Benameur, Chairperson, Board of Directors, Mosque Foundation Community Center
Guest: Nia Hasan, Sr. Policy Analyst, Illinois State Senate

Monday, May 11, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Drones
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence

Sunday, May 10, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Arts and Entertainment
Guest: Aisha Durr, Sound Right and Indigo
Guest: Asad Jafri aka DJ Man-o-Wax, Art and Culture Coordinator for IMAN

Saturday, May 9, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq and Mohammed Gaber
Topic: Prosecution of Bush Administration Officials
Guest: David Swanson, Author of the Upcoming Book "Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union."

Friday, May 8, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Going into Gaza by Boat and American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC): Charges Against Two Former Officials of AIPAC
Guest: Medea Benjamin, co-founder of the Peace Group CodePink
Topic: Doctors Arrested at Senate "Roundtable" on Healthcare
Guest: Margaret Flowers, M.D., Co-Chair of the Maryland Chapter of Physicians for a National Health Program

Thursday, May 7, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Center for Neighborhood Technology: Promoting More Livable and Sustainable Urban Communities
Guest: Stephen A. Perkins, Ph.D., Senior Vice President at Center for Neighborhood Technology

Wednesday, May 6, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Graduation Day: What Are the Dos and Donts?
Guest: Hanan Abdallah, M.Ed., Assistant Principal at Universal School
Guest: Anna Post, Emily Posts Great-Great-Granddaughter and an Author and Spokesperson for The Emily Post Institute

Tuesday, May 5, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Al Nakba, the Catastrophe, 61 Years Later
Guest: Amani Ghouleh, Publisher, The Arab Horizon
Guest: Mahmoud Salah, born in the village of Sar'a, Palestine in 1932, he was 16 years old when he witnessed firsthand the Nakba
Guest: Kristin Szremski, Director of Media and Communications for the American Muslims for Palestine

Monday, May 4, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Academic Freedom of Speech, Torture, and War on Immigrants
Guest: Dave Lindorff, Philadelphia-based Journalist and Columnist, Author of The Case for Impeachment

Sunday, May 3, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Tribute to Sound
Guest: Tyson Amir, TKASH, Stacy Epps, Soulflower, Yassir Chadley, Ms. Undastood
Topic: A Youth and Her Influences in Music and Staying Positive
Guest: Maryam Mohammed, 11 year old Actress and Writer

Saturday, May 2, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq and Adam Ghazi
Topic: Hang Up on Motorola Campaign
Guest: Katherine Fuchs, National Organizer for the the U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation
Topic: Stop U.S. Aid to Israel
Guest: Josh Ruebner, National Advocacy Director of the US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation

Friday, May 01, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Barbie: Shaping Girls Minds?
Guest: Lisa Pecot-Hebert, Professor of Communications at DePaul University

Thursday, April 30, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: India and Pakistan Relations, the Afghan Conflict, and the Water despite Between Two Nuclear Powers
Guest: M. Reza Pirbhai, Assistant Professor of South Asian History at Louisiana State University
Guest: Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai, Executive Director, Kashmiri American Council/Kashmir Center

Wednesday, April 29, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Stuck at the Border: Improving Border Crossings for American Muslim Travelers
Guests: Zacariya Reed, Firefighter, Toledo Fire Department, 20-year former member of the National Guard, Gulf War veteran, and victim of unending government scrutiny when travelling to Canada
Guest: Shahid Buttar, Legal Counsel, Muslim Advocates, Program to Combat Racial & Religious Profiling
Guest: Lee Tien, Sr. Staff Attorney, Electronic Frontier Foundation

Tuesday, April 28, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Using Volunteer Internships to Increase Hiring Potential
Guest: Marthe T. Druska, Senior Associate Director, Employer Relations & Development, Career Advising & Planning Services, University of Chicago
Guest: Angela Adams, Senior HR Specialist, The Management Association of Illinois
Guest: Gerald Hankerson, Outreach Coordinator, CAIR-Chicago

Monday, April 27, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Addressing American Muslim Concerns with the Obama Administration as They Relate to the Palestinian/Israeli Issue
Guest: Nadia Hijab, Senior Fellow at the DC-based Institute for Palestine Studies

Sunday, April 26, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Pure Art From the Soul From Around the Globe
Guest: Khari Lemuel, Composer, Singer, Songwriter, Musician
Guest: Ms Latifah, Poet, Rapper, Singer
Guest: Poetic Pilgrimage, Duo Rap Group From the UK

Saturday, April 25, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq
Topic: Environmental Issues: Islam and the Ecology
Guest: Hamid Mavani, Ph.D., McGill University, Institute of Islamic Studies

Friday, April 24, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Earth Day: Go Green!
Guest: Sean Miller, Director of Education at Earth Day Network

Thursday, April 23, 2009
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Host: Humaira Basith
Topic: Toward a Green Economy
Guest: Kevin Danaher, Executive Director of Global Exchange
Topic: Auto Bailout
Guest: Mark Brenner, Director of Labor Notes, an Independent Periodical on Labor Based in Detroit

Wednesday, April 22, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Todays Economy: Where are We?
Guest: Arun Gupta, Editor of The Indypendent Newspaper in New York City Focusing on Economics
Topic: How are Food Banks Doing During this Economic Downfall?
Guest: Bob Dolgan, Director of Communications for the Greater Chicago Food Depository

Tuesday, April 21, 2009
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Host: Suzanne Akhras
Topic: Helping our Communities Through Local Organizations
Guest: Itedal Shalabi, Executive Director, Arab American Family Services
Guest: Nareman Taha, Executive Director, Arab American Family Services

Monday, April 20, 2009
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Host: (Re-Broadcast) Fredrick al-Deen
Topic: The Demographics, Experiences and Needs of America's Ex-POWs
Guest: Thomas Miller, Assistant Director, The Missouri POW Oral History Project
Guest: Lawrence R Mayes, Reviewer of Several Books on America's Prisoners of War (POWs)

Sunday, April 19, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Women in the Arts This Months Community Caf�
Guest: Poetic Pilgrimage, London Hip-Hop Artist and Poets
Guest: Sound Right, Chicago's Rhythmic Ensemble

Saturday, April 18, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq and Adam Ghazi
Topic: Headlines

Friday, April 17, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Taxes Going to Military Spending
Guest: Carol Kiger Allen, Retired Economist, on the board of the Coalition for Peace Action & Peace Action Education Fund in New Jersey

Thursday, April 16, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Obama's Afghanistan Plan Could Be His "Fatal Mistake"
Guest: Jurgen Todenhofer, Recently in Iraq and Afghanistan, a former German Parliamentarian, Author of "Why Do You Kill? The Untold Story of the Iraqi Resistance
Topic: Afghanistan and Pakistan
Guest: David Harris, Author and Journalist

Wednesday, April 15, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Starting a Small Business in Todays Economy
Guest: Abed Bengali, Businessman
Guest: Stephen Konkle, Economic Development Specialist

Tuesday, April 14, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Minority Media and Shaping a Collective Identity
Guest: Ayesha K. Mustaphaa, Editor-in-Chief, Muslim Journal
Guest: Amani Ghouleh, Editor-in-Chief, Arab Horizons

Monday, April 13, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Growing up Muslim in a Hebrew School
Guest: Zeba Khan, Muslim American who Attended Hebrew Academy of Toledo, Advocate for Muslim-American Civic Engagement, Founder of Muslim-Americans for Obama

Sunday, April 12, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Celebrating National Poetry Month
Guest: Deana Deen, Chicago Poet, Author, Activist
Guest: Evin Rayford, Poet, Playwright, Director, Musician

Saturday, April 11, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq
Topic: The Power of Branding in the Obama Campaign
Guest: Patt Cottingham, Brand Communication Strategist
Topic: Obama in Iraq - Military Spending - Drone Attack Protests
Guest: Adam Kokesh, Iraq War Veteran and a Member of the Board of Iraq Veterans Against the War

Friday, April 10, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Understanding Islam Through the Virtual World
Guest: Joshua S. Fouts, Chief Global Strategist for Dancing Ink Productions.

Thursday, April 9, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Obama's Afghanistan Plan Could Be His "Fatal Mistake"
Guest: Jurgen Todenhofer, Recently in Iraq and Afghanistan, a former German Parliamentarian, Author of "Why Do You Kill? The Untold Story of the Iraqi Resistance
Topic: Afghanistan and Pakistan
Guest: David Harris, Author and Journalist

Wednesday, April 8, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Understanding Passover with a Contemporary Application
Guest: Rabbi Lynn Gottlieb, Congregation Nahalat Shalom, Albuquerque
Guest: Jaw-Dropping Headlines: From Returning a $358,000 Endorsed Cashiers Check to Cleaning With Gasoline While Smoking

Tuesday, April 7, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Summertime Fun and Youth
Guest: Amira Daoud, Counselor Mosque Foundation Community Center
Guest: Lena Tleib, Youth Activist, Muslim Youth Sports Camps
Guest: Kiran Ansari, Editor, Chicago Crescent

Monday, April 6, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Obama Next Steps
Topic: Palestine
Guest: Jim Wall, Contributing Editor for Christian Century Magazine
Guest: Connie Baker, Greater Chicago Caucus

Sunday, April 5, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Spring Cleaning and Healing
Guest: Rita Stewart, Life Coach
Guest: Dr. Aya Posey, Naturopathic

Saturday, April 4, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq and Adam Ghazi
Topic: Being a Minority on a TV Show
Guest: Sonal Shah, Dr. Sunny Dey from Scrubs
Topic: New Movie Premiere Karma Calling
Guest: Kavi Ladnier, Karma Calling
Guest: Samrat Chakrabarti, Karma Calling

Friday, April 3, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Stuck at the Border: Improving Border Crossings for American Muslim Travelers
Guest: Zacariya Reed, Firefighter, Toledo Fire Department, 20-year former member of the National Guard, Gulf War veteran, and victim of unending government scrutiny when travelling to Canada
Guest: Shahid Buttar, Legal Counsel, Muslim Advocates, Program to Combat Racial & Religious Profiling
Host: Julia Salameh
Topic: Growing Role of the Muslim Community in Local Issues
Guest: Maher Abdelhaq, Representing the Mosque Foundation

Thursday, April 2, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: State of Muslim Websites
Guest: Mohammed Aleem, the CEO of Islamicity.com
Topic: Web Marketing
Guest: Dr. Ralph Wilson, Editor, Internet Marketing Expert

Wednesday, April 1, 2009
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Host: Imran Husain
Topic: NCAA Final Four: Michigan State
Guest: Monica Conyers, Detroit City Council President
Topic: Globalization from Below
Guest: Jeremy Brecher, Co-founder of Global Labor Strategies

Tuesday, March 31, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Acquiring Better Governance and Security: The Need for Letting Women Into Politics
Guest: Swanee Hunt, U.S. Ambassador 1993-1997, Director of the Women and Public Policy Program at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government, Chair of the Initiative for Inclusive Security
Guest: Dominique Soguel, Arabic Editor and Correspondent, Women's eNews

Monday, March 30, 2009
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Host: Ayesha Mustafaa
Topic: Towards a Just Foreign Policy
Guest: Robert Naiman, Senior Policy Analyst and National Coordinator at Just Foreign Policy
Topic: Iraqi displacement crisis and DAI�s work with Iraqi refugees
Guest: Noah Baker Merrill is an American co-coordinator of Direct Aid Iraq

Sunday, March 29, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: God Conscience Music
Guest: Various Artists, Liza Garza-"My Everything", Amir Sulaiman -Dead Man Walking Poem, Kumasi-Amazing Grace, Latifah Muhammad -Radio, Aja Robinson and Samir Zamunda -Outside My Window, Brother Ali -Good Lord

Saturday, March 28, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq
Topic: Kosovo War: "Humanitarian Interventionism": Ten Years Later
Guest: David Gibbs, Author of First Do No Harm: Humanitarian Intervention and the Destruction of Yugoslavia

Friday, March 27, 2009
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Host: Julia Salameh
Topic: Mexico and the "War on Drugs"
Guest: John Gibler, Author of Mexico Unconquered: Chronicles of Power and Revolt
Topic: Is Justice Finally in Sight for Sami Al-Arian?
Guest: Nicole Colson, Reporter for Socialist Worker Newspaper and SocialistWorker.org

Thursday, March 26, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Mohammed Ali Legacy and the Ali Center
Guest: Greg Roberts, President and CEO of the Muhammad Ali Center
Topic: A Model Presentation for a Post-oil World
Guest: Justin Dargin, Research Fellow with The Dubai Initiative, a Specialist in International Law and Energy Law

Wednesday, March 25, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Duaa: Building a Relationship with God
Guest: Samana Siddiqui, Content Manager for Sound Vision

Tuesday, March 24, 2009
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Host: Connie Baker
Topic: 5th District Candidate
Guest: Tom Geoghegan, Public Interest Lawyer, Author, and Democratic Congressional Candidate
Guest: Jan Donatelli, Airline Pilot and Union Activist, Executive Board of VETPAC as National Labor Outreach Director

Monday, March 23, 2009
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Host: Ayesha Mustafaa
Topic: Towards a Just Foreign Policy
Guest: Robert Naiman, Senior Policy Analyst and National Coordinator at Just Foreign Policy
Topic: Iraqi displacement crisis and DAI�s work with Iraqi refugees
Guest: Noah Baker Merrill is an American co-coordinator of Direct Aid Iraq

Sunday, March 22, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Documentary: Warring Factions: A film addressing the continental, cultural and political divide between America and Iran from a personal perspective.
Guest: Justin Mashouf, Filmmaker, a half-Iranian Muslim American

Saturday, March 21, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq
Topic: Environmental Issues: Islam and the Ecology
Guest: Hamid Mavani, Ph.D., McGill University, Institute of Islamic Studies

Friday, March 20, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Stereotypes of Muslims and Western Media
Guest: Dr. Jack G. Shaheen, Internationally Acclaimed Author and Media Critic, Author of Reel Bad Arabs: How Hollywood Vilifies a People

Thursday, March 19, 2009
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Topic: Re-Broadcast

Wednesday, March 18, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Iraq War Anniversary
Guest: Ann Wright, US Army/Army Reserves Veteran who retired as a Colonel and a Former U.S. Diplomat who resigned in March 2003 in Opposition to the War in Iraq
Guest: John Laesch, Military Veteran who served as an Intelligence Analyst in the Middle East, Candidate for 14th Congressional District in Illinois.

Tuesday, March 17, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Immigration Then and Now: Comparing the Irish Immigrant to Today's Immigrant
Guest: Siobhan Murphy, Esq., Descendant of Catholic Irish Immigrants to Chicago
Guest: Rachel Rondy, Esq., Immigration Attorney, Amal Law Group, LLC

Monday, March 16, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Domestic Violence: The Muslim Reaction
Guest: Salma Abugideiri, Licensed Professional Counselor

Sunday, March 15, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Taking Care of Yourself as a Women
Guest: Aqua, Makeup Artist, Author of Super Women and Goddess.
Guest: Ms. Wright, Founder of Fetch Accessories

Saturday, March 14, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq
Topic: Imprisoning Immigrants for Profit
Guest: Tom Barry, Directs the TransBorder Project of the Americas Program at the Center for International Policy in Washington, DC.

Friday, March 13, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Climate Change Threatens Island Tourism
Guest: Keith Nurse, Director of the Shridath Ramphal Centre for International Trade Law, Policy and Services at the Cave Hill Campus (Barbados) of the University of the West Indies (UWI).

Thursday, March 12, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Freeman's Attack on "Israel Lobby"
Guest: Jim Lobe, Chief of the Washington Bureau of Inter Press Service

Wednesday, March 11, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Stuck at the Border: Improving Border Crossings for American Muslim Travelers
Guests: Zacariya Reed, Firefighter, Toledo Fire Department, 20-year former member of the National Guard, Gulf War veteran, and victim of unending government scrutiny when travelling to Canada
Guest: Shahid Buttar, Legal Counsel, Muslim Advocates, Program to Combat Racial & Religious Profiling
Guest: Lee Tien, Sr. Staff Attorney, Electronic Frontier Foundation

Tuesday, March 10, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Recognizing International Women's Month in Chicago
Guest: Anisha Patel, Founder and Executive Director, Muslim Women's Alliance, host of Celebrating the Muslim Woman brunch
Guest: Asayo Horibe, President, The Buddhist Council of the Midwest, sponsor of Buddhist Women's Conference.

Monday, March 09, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Obama Next Steps
Topic: Palestine
Guest: Jim Wall, Contributing Editor for Christian Century Magazine
Guest: Connie Baker, Greater Chicago Caucus

Sunday, March 08, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Influence of Islam on Hip Hop
Guest: Excerpts and Highlights form the Nation of Islam Savior's Day Event Various Artist: Hip Hop Artist- Brother J of X-Clan, Wise Intelligent of Poor Righteous Teachers, KAM, Ashehed Muhammad, and more...

Saturday, March 07, 2009
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Host: (Re-Broadcast) Dr. Aminah McCloud and Anthony Simpkins
Topic: Understanding the Language and Law: A Look at Terror and Alleged Terrorist in the United States
Guest: Scott Hibbard, Political Science Professor, DePaul University

Friday, March 06, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Barbie: Shaping Girls Minds?
Guest: Lisa Pecot-Hebert, Professor of Communications at DePaul University

Thursday, March 05, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Comparing the Todays Economy to the Great Depression.
Guest: Rick Perlstein, Author of the New York Times Bestseller, Nixonland: The Rise of a President and the Fracturing of America.

Wednesday, March 04, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: State of Muslims in America
Guest: Magali Rheault, Senior Analyst with the Gallup Center for Muslim Studies

Tuesday, March 03, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Muslims Serving in the U.S. Military: From Training to Retirement
Guest: Asma Shethwala, S-5 Academic Corporal, Virginia Womens Institute for Leadership, Mary Baldwin College
Guest: Qaseem Ali Uqdah, Retired Gunnery Sergeant U.S. Marine Corps and Executive Director of the American Muslim Armed Forces and Veterans Affairs Council

Monday, March 02, 2009
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Host: Frederick Al-Deen
Topic: All Kids health insurance program
Guest: Dhanya P. Limaye, M.D. Heartland Health Center
Guest: Tamerine Siddiqi, All Kids Health at CIOGC

Sunday, March 01, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Black History
Guest: Khalid El-Hakim, Founder of Black History 101 Mobile Museum
Topic: Muslim Film
Guest: Murad Aldin Amayre, Director, Filmmaker of Socially Conscious Films that Focus on Muslim Life

Saturday, February 28, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq and Mohammed Gaber
Topic: Prosecution of Bush Administration Officials
Guest: David Swanson, Author of the Upcoming Book "Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union."

Friday, February 27, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Corporate Involvement in the Military
Guest: Pratap Chatterjee, Investigative Journalist, Author, Managing Editor of CorpWatch
Topic: Health Care's Central Role
Guest: Ellen Shaffer, Co-director of the Center for Policy Analysis

Thursday, February 26, 2009
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Host: (re-broadcast) Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Parents Responsibilities Regarding Schooling
Guest: Sr. Jenin Othman, Active Parent in Universal School
Guest: Sr. Suzanne Akhras Sahloul, Active Parent in Universal School
Guest: Sr. Raghad, Presidant of Mothers Club

Wednesday, February 25, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Efforts to Create a More Just U.S. Foreign Policy Toward Palestine
Guest: Josh Ruebner, National Advocacy Director of the U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation
Guest: Kristin Szremski, Media Chairwoman, American Muslims for Palestine's National Board of Directors

Tuesday, February 24, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Understanding and Helping the Troubled Young Adult
Guest: Arif Syed, M.D., Clinical Psychiatrist
Guest: Andres Durbak, Chicago Public School Office of Safety and Security

Monday, February 23, 2009
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Host: (re-broadcast) Fredrick al-Deen and Co-Host Dr. Aminah McCloud, Islamic World Studies Pf.
Topic: "Expectations of the Community"
Guest: Prof. Khaled Khesk, DePaul University, Islamic World Studies Program
Guest: Aminah Mitchell, M.Ed., High School Educator and Counselor

Sunday, February 22, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Conscious Music and the Arts/ Black History Events and Black Poets
Guest: Derelek of Iron Mic Coalition, a hip- hop group from Memphis, TN

Saturday, February 21, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq
Topic: Environmental Issues: Islam and the Ecology
Guest: Hamid Mavani, Ph.D., McGill University, Institute of Islamic Studies

Friday, February 20, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: The Legacy of Malcolm X
Guest: Kevin Gray, Civil Rights Organizer in South Carolina

Thursday, February 19, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Domestic Violence in the Muslim Community
Guest: Azam Nizamuddin, Attorney and Principal of The Law Office of Azam Nizamuddin, Professor in the Department of Theology at Loyola University of Chicago
Guest: Itedal Shalabi, Executive Director, Arab American Family Services

Wednesday, February 18, 2009
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Host: Imran Husain
Topic: "America Was Not Born as a Colonial Power."
Guest: Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Author of the Forthcoming Books "Home of the Brave" and "Myth and Empire: Indigenous History of the United States,"

Tuesday, February 17, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Preventing Cancer by Healthy Living
Guest: Kate Wolin, Sc.D., Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, co-author of newly released study in British Journal of Cancer, Physical Activity and Colon Cancer Prevention: A Meta-analysis
Guest: Timothy J. Moynihan, M.D., Assistant Professor at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Monday, February 16, 2009
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Host: (re-broadcast) Frederick Al-Deen
Topic: Obama Report Card, Black History Month, and Ethnic Distinctions.

Sunday, February 15, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: African Americans and Jazz
Guest: Theophilus Reed, Signer, Jazz Teacher, and Musician
Guest: Senebella, Chicago Musician

Saturday, February 14, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq
Topic: Zabiha Meat: What You Want to Know
Guest: Qaid Hassan, Taqwa Eco-Foods, Membership Coordinator
Guest: Yasir Syeed, Co-Founder of Green Zabiha

Friday, February 13, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: New Technology in War
Guest: Peter Warren Singer, Senior Fellow and Director of the 21st Century Defense Initiative at the Brookings Institution
Guest: Gareth Porter, Investigative Historian, Journalist Specializing in U.S. National Security Policy, Author of "Perils of Dominance: Imbalance of Power and the Road to War in Vietnam.

Thursday, February 12, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: How to Attain an Internship in Government
Guest: Assad R. Akhter, Legislative Director, 8th District of New Jersey
Topic: Current News

Wednesday, February 11, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: 5th Congressional District
Guest: John Laesch, Military Veteran who served as an Intelligence Analyst in the Middle East, Candidate for 14th Congressional District in Illinois.
Guest: The Year of Lincoln and John Brown
Guest: David Reynolds, Distinguished Professor at the CUNY Graduate Center, Author of Waking Giant: America in the Age of Jackson

Tuesday, February 10, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Pre-Marriage Counseling: Key to a Healthy Marriage
Guest: Fatima Mirza, Pre-marital Counseling Recipient
Guest: Sh. Kifah Mustapha, Imam, Mosque Foundation
Guest: Aneesah Nadir, Ph.D., President, Islamic Social Services Assn., USA

Sunday, February 8, 2009
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Host: (re-broadcast) Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Music Culture
Guest: Rasheeda Sadiya, Poet, Activist, Educator, Co-director of Crossing Limits
Guest: Sekou, Drummer, Traditional African Rhythms
Guest: Rasheed Knox, Founder of Aritist United

Saturday, February 7, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq
Topic: The Immigrant Experience: Assimilation and Acculturation
Guest: Naseer Ul-Haq, Indian Immigrant
Guest: Salman Ali Mirza, Indian Immigrant

Friday, February 6, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Understanding Islam Through the Virtual World
Guest: Joshua S. Fouts, Chief Global Strategist for Dancing Ink Productions.

Thursday, February 5, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: U.S. Policy on Torture
Guest: Captain Yusuf Yee, National Delegate to the 2008 Democratic National Convention, Graduate of West Point who served as the Muslim Chaplain for the U.S. Prison Camp in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba

Wednesday, February 4, 2009
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Host: (Re-broadcast) Imran Husain
Topic: Torture in America: what the administration is trying to cover up
Guest: Mr. Cole, Professor at Georgetown University Law Center
Guest: Kamran Memon, founder of Muslimsforasafeamerica.org

Tuesday, February 3, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Minority Media and Shaping a Collective Identity
Guest: Ayesha K. Mustaphaa, Editor-in-Chief, Muslim Journal
Guest: Amani Ghouleh, Editor-in-Chief, Arab Horizons

Monday, February 2, 2009
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Host: Frederick Al-Deen
Topic: Obama Report Card, Black History Month, and Ethnic Distinctions.

Sunday, February 1, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Being a House Music DJ in the Home of House Music and Upcoming Worldwide Show
Guest: Aaron Cooper aka DJ Audio, House Music DJ
Topic: Talking about His Upcoming Album in February
Guest: Yahya Muhammad, Poet and Artist

Saturday, January 31, 2009
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Host: Mohammed Gaber
Topic: Where are we with Afghanistan?
Guest: Ray McGovern, CIA analyst for 27 years, Steering Group of Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity.

Friday, January 30, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid and Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Wasting and Saving Food: Tips and Facts.
Guest: Maurice Weaver, Vice President of Communications at Global Food Banking Network

Thursday, January 29, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Kathy Kelly's Eye-Witness Account of the Israeli Invasion
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence

Wednesday, January 28, 2009
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Topic: Re-Broadcast

Tuesday, January 27, 2009
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Topic: Re-Broadcast

Monday, January 26, 2009
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Host: (Re-Broadcast) Fredrick Al-Deen
Topic: The Demographics, Experiences and Needs of America's Ex-POWs
Guest: Thomas Miller, Assistant Director, The Missouri POW Oral History Project
Guest: Lawrence R. Mayes, Reviewer of Several Books on America's Prisoners of War (POWs)

Sunday, January 25, 2009
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Host: (re-Broadcast) Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Artist Perspective on Gaza
Guest: Alex Schein, Song Writer
Guest: Rasheed Booth, Fashion Designer
Guest: Julia Salameh, Artist, Activist and Community Organizer, Member of American Muslims for Palestine (AMP)

Saturday, January 24, 2009
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Host: (re-Broadcast) Amir Haq
Topic: The Blue and White Elephant in the Oval Office: Dual Loyalties Will Doom Obama
Guest: Rannie Amiri, Independent Commentator on Political Issues Involving the Middle East and Greater Islamic World

Thursday, January 22, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Current Topics: Gaza, President Obama, and More!
Guest: Connie Baker, Greater Chicago Caucus

Wednesday, January 21, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Special Presidential Section of the New York Times: Asking Obama About Gaza.
Guest: Edina Lekovic, MPAC's Communications Director, Represented MPAC at a United Nations Seminar on "Confronting Islamophobia.
Topic: Withdrawing U.S. Aid to Israel and Next Steps.
Guest: Rafiq Jaber, Arab Muslim activist, co-founder of the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR), former President of the Mosque Foundation in Illinois for two years.

Tuesday, January 20, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: American Muslims and President Obama's Inauguration
Guest: Abdul Malik Mujahid, MuslimDemocrats.net, attendee of Obama's swearing-in ceremony and Inauguration Ball
Guest: Tabassum Haleen, worked on Obama campaign and attended Obama's swearing-in ceremony and Inauguration Ball
Guest: Aneesa Nadir, PhD, African American who attended the DNC

Saturday, January 17, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq and Mohammed Gaber
Topic: Obama Inaugural and King's Legacy
Guest: Glen Ford, Executive Editor of BlackAgendaReport.com
Guest: Rev. Graylan Hagler, National President of Ministers for Racial, Social and Economic Justice of The United Church of Christ

Friday, January 16, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Food Reform, Genetically Modified Food, and Hunger in the world
Guest: Eric Holt Gimenez, Food First

Thursday, January 15, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Faith Collaboration for a Just Peace in the Middle East
Guest: Rev. Larry Greenfield, Executive Minister, American Baptist Churches of Metro Chicago
Topic: The Apartheid in Palestine
Guest: Ed Thompson, Common Cause

Wednesday, January 14, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Breaking the Barriers to Gaza
Guest: Ramzi Kysia, Arab-American Writer, Non-violence Trainer and Activist

Tuesday, January 13, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Humor in Difficult Times
Guest: Maysoon Ziyad, Comedienne, Actress and Activist
Guest: Don Baird, Phd, Clinical Psychologist

Monday, January 12, 2009
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Host: Fredrick Al-Deen
Topic: Journalism, Politics and the Law: The strange case of the Burris appointment to the United States Senate
Guest: Dr Clarke Caywood, Northwestern University Professor, Public Affairs Specialist
Guest: Dr Donna Leff, Northwestern University Professor

Sunday, January 11, 2009
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Host: Jamila Firdausee
Topic: Emails from Gaza
Topic: Music and Entertainment
Guest: Said, Performer and Signer
Guest: Stahhr Thafemcee, Performer, Singer

Saturday, January 10, 2009
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Topic: Re-Broadcast

Friday, January 9, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Re-Broadcast

Thursday, January 8, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Working towards Improving a New Government
Guest: Bob Edgar, President and CEO of Common Cause

Wednesday, January 7, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Understanding and Appreciating Ashura
Guest: Heena Musabji, Esq.
Guest: Dr. Abbas Jaffer, Visiting Lecturer, Bait al-Ilm Center; Lecturer, Islamic College in London

Tuesday, January 6, 2009
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: New Radio Islam Segment: "Emails From Gaza" with Callers' Thoughts
Guest: The TSA and Our Civil Liberties
Guest: George Selim, Dept. of Homeland Security, Office of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
Guest: Neha Singh, Western Region Director, The Sikh Coalition

Sunday, January 4, 2009
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Artist Perspective on Gaza
Guest: Alex Schein, Song Writer
Guest: Rasheed Booth, Fashion Designer
Guest: Julia Salameh, Artist, Activist and Community Organizer, Member of American Muslims for Palestine (AMP)

Saturday, January 3, 2009
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Host: Amir Haq and Mohammed Gaber
Topic: The Political Situation in Gaza
Guest: Rannie Amiri, Independent Commentator on Political Issues Involving the Middle East and Greater Islamic World

Friday, January 2, 2009
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Jewish Voice for Peace
Guest: Lynn Pollack, Activist for a Just Peace between Israelis and Palestinians, Served on the National Board of Jewish Voice for Peace and Active on the Chicago Chapter
Topic: What if Your Daughter was in Gaza, Obama?
Guest: Jim Wall, Contributing Editor for Christian Century Magazine

Thursday, January 1, 2009
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: The Siege on Gaza: The American Reaction
Guest: Dr. Hatem Bazian, President of American Muslims for Palestine (AMP), Palestinian-American Academic at the University of California, Berkeley.
Topic: The Media Coverage of Gaza
Guest: Ibrahim Hooper, Director of Strategic Communications for the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR).

Wednesday, December 31, 2008
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Host: Imran Husain
Topic: Gaza: The Humanitarian Situation
Guest: Mustafa Mahboob, Islamic Relief Fund
Topic: Gaza: Community Organization
Guest: Junaid Afeef, Executive Director of CIOGC

Tuesday, December 30, 2008
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Live from Gaza: Eye Witness Account from the Front Line
Guest: Ewa Jaziewicz, Co-Coordinator, Free Gaza Movement, living in Gaza

Sunday, December 28, 2008
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Host: Jamila Firdausee
Topic: Positive Feel Good Music
Guest: Emcee Zin, Artist, Activist, Journalist, and Radio Personality
Topic: How to Manage Stress in Today's World
Guest: Tahirah, Facilitator of Self-help, Self-healing Workshops, and Television Host
Topic: Dealing With Topics in the Muslim Community
Guest: Amir Muhammad aka Modern Day Prince, Artist and Writer

Saturday, December 27, 2008
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Host: (re-broadcast) Amir Haq and Mohammed Gaber
Topic: Anti-War Candidate, Pro-War Cabinet?
Guest: Robert Parry, Editor of ConsortiumNews.com
Guest: Sam Husseini, Communications director of the Institute for Public Accuracy

Friday, December 26, 2008
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Palestine the Holy Land a Shared Heritage
Guest: Ed Thompson, Made Two Recent Trips to the Occupied Territories, Chicago Faith Coalition on Middle East Policy
Topic: AFSC-IFPB Delegations
Guest: Miryam Rashid, Middle East Program Director for American Friends Service Committee

Thursday, December 25, 2008
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Host: Humaira Basith
Topic: UN Investigator Expelled by Israel
Guest: Richard Falk, Professor Emeritus of International Law at Princeton University, UN Investigator

Tuesday, December 23, 2008
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Monday, December 22, 2008
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Host: Fredrick Al-Deen
Topic: Muslim Marriages in the West: Why Muslim Marriages Fail
Guest: Attorney Mariyam Khan, Amal Law Group
Guest: Attorney Gregory Abdellah Mitchell

Sunday, December 21, 2008
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Host: (Re-broadcast) Jamila Firduasee
Topic: Sunday Night Arts and Culture
Guest: Ty Tabing, Chicago Loop Alliance for Looptopia
Guest: DJ K Salaam, Peace Activist and DJ
Guest: Julia Salameh, Muslim Artist: Graphic Arts/Painting

Saturday, December 20, 2008
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Host: (re-Broadcast) Adam Ghazi and Amir Haq
Topic: The Spiritual Benefits of Traveling

Friday, December 19, 2008
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Torture from The Highest Levels of Government
Guest: Khalil Marrar, Author of "The Arab Lobby and US Foriegn Policy: Two State Solution," Professor at DePaul University

Thursday, December 18, 2008
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Host: (Re-Broadcast) Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Parents Responsibilities Regarding Schooling
Guest: Sr. Jenin Othman, Active Parent in Universal School
Guest: Sr. Suzanne Akhras Sahloul, Active Parent in Universal School
Guest: Sr. Raghad, Presidant of Mothers Club

Wednesday, December 17, 2008
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Host: (Re-Broadcast) Salman Azam
Topic: Muslim Retirement Plans
Guest: Monem Salam, Director of Islamic Investing/Deputy Portfolio Manager at Saturna Capital
Topic: Educating the Ummah: Development in Literacy
Guest: Shazeen Mufti, Development manager of DIL

Tuesday, December 16, 2008
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: A Season of Giving During a Time of Need
Guest: Itedal Shalabi, Executive Director, Arab American Family Services
Guest: Bob Dolgan, Greater Chicago Food Depository
Guest: Bilal Mujahid, Director, Sacrifice This Eid Program, Annual Meat Drive
Guest: Connie Martin, Mosque Foundation, Food Pantry Program

Monday, December 15, 2008

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Sunday, December 14, 2008
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Music Culture
Guest: Rasheeda Sadiya, Poet, Activist, Educator, Co-director of Crossing Limits
Guest: Sekou, Drummer, Traditional African Rhythms
Guest: Rasheed Knox, Founder of Aritist United

Saturday, December 13, 2008
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Host: Amir Haq
Topic: Gates in Afghanistan
Guest: Robert Naiman, Senior Policy Analyst, National Coordinator at Just Foreign Policy

Friday, December 12, 2008
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Empowering Our Youth!
Guest: Gihad Ali, Youth Organizing Program Coordinator at the Arab American Action Network, Runs AYWA (Alliance of Young Women Activists)
Guest: Aysha AlAkhras. 17 years old, Attends John Hancock High School, Palestinian, Born and Raised in a Refugee Camp in Jordan.
Guest: Khaled Ahmed, Youth Worker, Teaches Hip-Hop and Social Awareness.

Thursday, December 11, 2008
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Host: Humaira Basith
Topic: Primary Care
Guest: Dr. Harris, President of ACP
Topic: Have the Conversation with Your Loved Ones This Holiday Season
Guest: Joel Policzer, Senior Vice President and National Medical Director for VITAS Innovative Hospice Care

Wednesday, December 10, 2008
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Host: (Re-Broadcast) Jenan Diab
Topic: Eid Programming

Tuesday, December 9, 2008
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Host: (Re-Broadcast) Jenan Diab
Topic: Eid Programming

Monday, December 8, 2008
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Host: Fredrick Al-Deen
Topic: Marriage Series Part 2
Guest: Imam Ousmane of Masjid al Faruq, Chicago, IL
Guest: Imam Omay al Khatib, Masjid al Fahjr, Indianapolis Indiana
Guest: Dr. Khalid Kheskh, Islamic World Studies Professor at DePaul University (called in)

Sunday, December 7, 2008
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Host: (Re-Broadcast) Jamila Firdausee
Topic: Sunday Night Culture and Entertainment
Guest: Bilal Mujahid, Spokesperson for Sacrifice for Eid
Guest: Saveera Iftikhar, Photographer
Guest: Camille Irvine, Traveler

Saturday, December 6, 2008
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Host: (Re-Broadcast) Frederick Al-Deen
Topic: HAJJ - Experiences
Guest: Abdul Malik Mujahid, Executive Producer, Hajji

Friday, December 5, 2008
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: Hajj and Umrah: A Spiritual Journey!
Guest: Imran Baig, Co-chair of the Islamic Education Committee and Former President of the Islamic Center of Naperville
Guest: Shaher-bano Yousuf, M.A. Religious Studies from Boston University, Concentration on Women in Islam
Guest: Ahmed Aduib, Senior at Columbia College, Majors in Marketing and Public Relations, He performed 'Umrah in July 2008

Thursday, December 4, 2008
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Host: Humaira Basith
Topic: WMD Report -- Ignoring Root Causes?
Guest: Joseph Gerson, Director of Programs for the American Friends Service Committee in New England

Tuesday, December 2, 2008
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Muslims and a Safe America
Guest: Sameer Ahmed, Yale Law School National Litigation Project, JD Candidate
Guest: Kamran Memon, Esq., Founder and Director, Muslims for a Safe America
Guest: Dr. Husain, Director of Muslim Educational and Cultural Center of America, Willowbook

Monday, December 1, 2008
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Host: Fredrick Al-Deen
Topic: Marriage Series Part 1
Guest: Dr Popenoe

Sunday, November 30, 2008
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Arts and Culture
Guest: Andy C, Black Stone Theater Connection (BSTC), Producer
Guest: Alex Schein, Songwriter, Singer

Saturday, November 29, 2008
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Host: Amir Haq and Mohammed Gaber
Topic: Anti-War Candidate, Pro-War Cabinet?
Guest: Robert Parry, Editor of ConsortiumNews.com
Guest: Sam Husseini, Communications director of the Institute for Public Accuracy

Friday, November 28, 2008
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Host: Tuba Mujahid
Topic: The Success and Failures of the Peace Movement
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence

Thursday, November 27, 2008
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Host: (Re-Broadcast) Hiba Abdul-Rahim
Topic: Pilgrims, Indians, & Myths of the First Thanksgiving
Topic: Reducing Stress & Anxiety: Over the Holiday, and Always!
Guest: Edward Group III, DC, ND, DACBN, Founder of the Global Healing Center
Topic: Turkey Tips from an Expert Chef!
Guest: Scott-Winbush, Chef Consultant, Author: Cooking with Kocoa

Wednesday, November 26, 2008
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Host: Aysha Shalabey and Janaan Hashim
Topic: Tips on Surviving the Holiday Season: Nutritional, Money Management, and Avoiding Identity Theft
Guest: Mari Frank

Tuesday, November 25, 2008
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: The American Muslim Identity: Ups and Downs From Personal Experience
Guest: Hailey Woldt, Ibn Khaldun Research Fellow at American University and research associate at the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs at Georgetown University
Guest: Abdelnasser Rashid, Harvard University undergraduate student
Guest: Zarinah Nadir, Attorney
Guest: Sadia Ahmed, Program Associate, American Friends Services Committee

Monday, November 24, 2008
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Host: Fredrick Al-Deen
Topic: CPS: Special Programs for Counseling Survivors of Trauma
Guest: Mr Grebell, Journalist, Propublica
Guest: Cathy Malatt, Head of Crisis Intervention Office

Sunday, November 23, 2008
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Stop the Violence Tour with KRS1
Guest: Jah Jah Shakur, Director of Communications for the Temple of Hip Hop and KRS1 Stop the Violence Movement
Guest: Maimouna Youseff, Of Three Generations, Theater Performance Troupe

Saturday, November 22, 2008
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Host: Amir Haq
Topic: The Blue and White Elephant in the Oval Office: Dual Loyalties Will Doom Obama
Guest: Rannie Amiri, Independent Commentator on Political Issues Involving the Middle East and Greater Islamic World

Friday, November 21, 2008
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Minorities in India
Guest: Biju Mathews, Associate Professor of Business at Rider University in NJ and a NYC based Community Organizer.
Guest: Sheikh Obeid

Thursday, November 20, 2008
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Host: Humaira Basith
Topic: Toward a Green Economy
Guest: Kevin Danaher, Executive Director of Global Exchange
Topic: Auto Bailout
Guest: Mark Brenner, Director of Labor Notes, an Independent Periodical on Labor Based in Detroit

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Host: Re-Broadcast

Tuesday, November 18, 2008
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Healthy Living Amongst Germs and the Flu Bug
Guest: Karama Thiab, MD, Internist, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook Co., Department of Medicine, Ambulatory Care Clinic and General Medicine Clinic
Guest: Dr. Nisreen Ansari, Physican, Access Community Health Care, Summit, IL.

Monday, November 17, 2008

Host: Re-Broadcast

Sunday, November 16, 2008
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Host: Jamilla Firdausee
Topic: Taking Care of Yourself as a Women
Guest: Aqua, Makeup Artist, Author of Super Women and Goddess.
Guest: Ms. Wright, Founder of Fetch Accessories

Saturday, November 15, 2008

Host: Re-Broadcast

Friday, November 14, 2008
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Run for Congressman
Guest: Sam Rasool, Ran for Congressman for the Sixth District Virginia 2008
Topic: Election Lessons
Guest: Harvey Wasserman, Co-author of the book, What Happened in Ohio?

Thursday, November 13, 2008
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: The Stock Exchange and Our Economy
Guest: Dr. Pervaz Ahmed, Professor of Finance
Guest: Jim Wall, Contributing Editor for Christian Century Magazine

Wednesday, November 12, 2008
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Host: Aysha Shalabey and Imran Husain
Topic: Our Youth, Internet, Facebook, and Becoming Anti-Social
Guest: Dr. Arif Said, Child and Adolescent Psychologist
Guest: Dr. Andrea Weiner, Author, Speaker, and Mother

Tuesday, November 11, 2008
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Honoring Our Vets
Guest: Abdul Rashid Abdullah, Deputy Executive Director of the American Muslim Armed Forces and Veteran Affairs Council
Guest: Anthony Vaughn, Supervisor, Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs

Sunday, November 09, 2008
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Host: Jamila Firduasee
Topic: Dedicated to President Elect Barack Obama
Guest: Mannie, Photographer, Painter, Clothing Designer; founder of MannMade LLC, Volunteered in the campaign in Cincinnati, Ohio
Guest: Kalimah Azeez, Activist, Student, Volunteered in the Obama Campaign in Philadelphia, PA
Guest: Evin Rayford, Volunteered in Chicago and Indiana Campaign, Activist, teacher, counselor

Saturday, November 08, 2008
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Host: Amir Haq and Mohammed Gaber
Topic: Coffee House Talk

Friday, November 07, 2008
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid and Connie Baker
Topic: Obama: What Now?
Guest: Jim Wall, Contributing Editor for Christian Century Magazine
Guest: Dr. Aminah McCloud, Professor of Islamic World Studies at DePaul University

Thursday, November 06, 2008
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: The Memories of African American Growing up in North Carolina
Guest: Fredrick Al-Deen

Wednesday, November 05, 2008
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Host: Aysha Shalabey and Janaan Hashim
Topic: Obama Elected President.

Tuesday, November 04, 2008
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Reflections on Election Day
Guest: Voters From Around the U.S.

Monday, November 03, 2008
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Host: Fredrick Al-Deen
Topic: The Campaign!
Guest: T. Rowan, Professor of Political Science at Chicago State University
Guest: Dr. Aminah McCloud, Professor of Islamic World Studies at DePaul University

Sunday, November 02, 2008
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Host: Jamila Firdausee
Topic: Arts and Culture
Guest: Sultan Sharrief, Filmmaker, Director, Writer
Guest: N.E.S. aka Jamiel Jackson, Chicago Hip Hop Artist
Guest: Jonathan St. Clair aka Super InLight, Choreographer, Instructor, Acrobat

Saturday, November 01, 2008
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Host: Amir Haq and Mohammed Gaber
Topic: Iraq in Hell
Guest: Michael Schwartz, Author of War Without End: The Iraq War in Context, Professor of Sociology at Stony Brook State University

Friday, October 31, 2008
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: What Happens After Elections?
Guest: Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
Topic: How Individual's Can Affect Policy and Politics.
Guest: Salim Muwakkil, Journalist, Senior Editor of "In These Times"

Thursday, October 30, 2008
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid and Connie Baker
Topic: Political Activism
Guest: Saudia Mohammed, Activist
Topic: Verifying Your Votes
Guest: Sean Flaherty, Researcher With the Verified Voting Foundation

Wednesday, October 29, 2008
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Host: Aysha Shalabey
Topic: Health, Fitness, and Food: What We Need to Know.
Guest: Shireen Pishdad, Founder of Taqwa Eco Food
Guest: Sandy Abdullah, Fitness instructor, Service Coordinator at Women's Workout World

Tuesday, October 28, 2008
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Somalis Fighting For Religious Accommodation in Nebraska
Guest: Muhammad Rage, Somali Community Organizer
Guest: Rita Kapitan, Esq, Legal Counsel to Somali Community

Monday, October 27, 2008
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Host: Fredrick Al-Deen
Topic: Economic Crisis
Guest: Professor Robert, Professor of Economics at DePaul University

Sunday, October 26, 2008
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Host: Jamila Firdausee
Topic: Expression through Film
Guest: Nsenga Knight, Filmmaker, "As the Veil Turns."
Guest: Musa Syeed, Filmmaker, "A Son's Sacrifice."

Friday, October 24, 2008
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Host: Abdul Malik Mujahid, Connie, and Jim Wall
Topic: * Lawsuit in Response to Long Lines * Black Turnout
Guest: Kevin Gray, "Waiting for Lightning to Strike: The Fundamentals of Black Politics."
Topic: Election Day
Guest: Greg Priece, United Power

Thursday, October 23, 2008
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Host: AbdulMalik Mujahid, Connie, and Jim Wall
Topic: Polling
Guest: John Zogby, Pollster, President and CEO of Zogby International
Guest: Jim Wall, Contributing Editor for Christian Century Magazine
Topic: Immigration
Guest: Cristobal Cavazos, Immigrant Solidarity DuPage

Wednesday, October 22, 2008
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Host: Imran Husain and Ayesha Shalabey
Topic: Vote Yes - Vote No: Two Opposing Views on the Illinois Constitutional Convention
Guest: Jack Carey, President, Illinois State Bar Association
Guest: Pat Quinn, Illinois Lt. Governor

Tuesday, October 21, 2008
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Fighting the Fight: Looking behind the Scene of Islamophobia and Anti-Arab Racism in the U.S.
Guest: Dr. Steve Salaita, Author and Asst. Prof. of English at Virginia Tech University
Guest: Steve Randell, Sr. Analyst at Fairness and Accuracy In Reporting and Co-Author of Smearcasting: How Islamophobes Spread Fear, Bigotry, and Misinformation

Monday, October 20, 2008
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Host: Fredrick Al-Deen
Topic: Cultural Link to personality and Strategies for Facilitating the Acculturation of Persons from Traditional Dictatorial and Patriarchal Cultures.
Guest: Dr Salaam Almarayati, Executive Director of MPAC

Saturday, October 18, 2008
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Host: Amir Haq
Topic: How Forgotten Iraq May Elect the Next President.
Guest: Ira Chernus, Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Colorado at Boulder

Thursday, October 16, 2008
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Host: Connie Baker
Topic: Debate Fallout
Guest: Max Wolff, an instructor at the Graduate Program in International Affairs at the New School University
Guest: Jim Wall, Contributing Editor for Christian Century Magazine

Wednesday, October 15, 2008
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Co-Host: Aysha Shalabey and Abdul Malik Mujahid
Topic: Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (GIOGC)
Guest: Junaid Afeef, Interim Executive Director of CIOGC
Topic: Palos Heights Rape Hoax
Guest: TBA

Tuesday, October 14, 2008
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Host: Janaan Hashim
Topic: Fashionably Muslim: Designer Lines and the Developing American Muslims Identity
Guest: Nazila Shaw, Designer, Sharah Collection
Guest: Elif Kavakc, Designer, Kavakci Couture
Guest: Nia MacKay, President-Elect, Peacemakers, Inc, Co-Sponsor of Covered In Style Fashion Show

Monday, October 13, 2008
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Host: Fredrick Al-Deen
Topic: The Demographics, Experiences and Needs of America's Ex-POWs
Guest: Thomas Miller, Assistant Director, The Missouri POW Oral History Project
Guest: Lawrence R. Mayes, Reviewer of Several Books on America's Prisoners of War (POWs)

Saturday, October 11, 2008
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Host: Mohammed Gaber
Topic: The Illinois Constitutional Convention and the Vote YES Rally.
Guest: Lina Jamoul, Professional Organizer for United Power
Topic: Muslim's Pushing for Voting YES for the IL Constitutional Convention and the Mosque Role in Politics
Guest: Ousama Jammal, Mosque Foundation Member

Thursday, October 9, 2008
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Host: Abdul Malik Muajhid and Connie Baker
Topic: Election laws
Guest: Jim Allan, Serves on the Board of Elections Commissioners for the City of Chicago
Topic: Religious Institution's Getting Involved in Politics. Should One Vote Yes or No?
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