Unscripted Podcast – Islam21c Media
Summary: An exclusive podcast by Islam21c with key figures in the community.
55 years after the martyrdom of Malcolm X (raḥimahu Allāhu), Shaykh Ammar AlShukry joins us on the Unscripted Podcast by Islam21c to speak about the man described “ahead of his time”, whose activism in the face of adversity helped to change attitudes towards racism and Islam in America. The Shaykh also shares an insight into his creative background including a special performance from himself, the difference between poetry and spoken word, the weak artistry found in the Muslim community, the substitute of ‘Compliment Battles’, and the origins of his new AlMaghrib class he has developed called ‘The Venom and The Serum’ which tackles the problem of falling into sins based on Ibnul Qayyim’s Magnus Opus, ‘The Ailment and the Cure.’
Is this the final war for humanity? Because what humanity is left if we sit and let this pass us by? In this week’s emergency #Unscripted podcast, we are joined by Dr Ahmed Alhameed and Tauqir ‘Tox’ Sharif as he gives an emotional message about the dire situation in Idlib, Syria, in what could be their last stand. They analyse the war and its history, what we can do now and for the future, as well as the obligation upon the Muslims to ensure this never happens again.
In this week’s #Unscripted podcast we see the different approaches taken by psychotherapists and Islamic scholars on dealing with a range of personal, mental health and marital issues. Featuring Ustadh Muhammad Habib of Habib Counselling and Shaykh Shaqur Rehman of the Islamic Council of Europe.
In tonight’s Unscripted episode, while Consultant in Infection Dr Imran Qureshi tried calming Salman down about the Coronavirus ‘global health emergency’, he ended up terrifying us EVEN MORE about something MORE dangerous!
Join us this week on our Unscripted Podcast #38 with Dr Rob Faure Walker & Dr Tarek Younis. They speak about counter-terrorism and structural racism, the problems of ‘radicalisation’ and ‘extremism’, surveillance technology, safeguarding, and much more.
Join us this week on our Unscripted Podcast #37 with Moazzam Begg. He talks about heroism and cowardice, lessons from his father (raḥimahu Allāhu), how the Muslim community has changed over the years, including his own transformation, and what the future holds for the Muslims.
Join us this week on our Unscripted Podcast #36 with Sheikh Dr. Uthman Lateef. He delves beneath the surface of trending topics from the dehumanisation of Muslims in India and China, to Disney and Netflix’s new Messiah series, highlighting the importance of critical reading and reflection, and the harms of social media’s “quick information” culture, particularly its toll on Muslim commentators.
Join us this week on our special Unscripted Podcast #35 with Deputy Editors of IlmFeed & 5Pillars, Sa’id Looch & Dilly Hussain. Sa’id Looch (IlmFeed) and Dilly Hussain (5Pillars) join Salman in a special highlight reel, looking back at the work of three leading Muslim platforms in the last year, as well as discussing their plans for 2020.
Join us this week on our Unscripted Podcast #34 with Dr. Anas Altikriti, the CEO and Founder of The Cordoba Foundation. They speak about the various ways to impact local and international politics, the revival and thriving of Muslims locally and globally, the recent Kuala Lumpur Summit, the evolution of immigrant communities, and why being labelled as an “extremist” can be a good thing!
Join us this week on our Unscripted Podcast #33 with Imam Shakeel Begg and Azad Ali Dr Salman is outnumbered in this special episode by some giants in the British Muslim scene māshāAllāh, each with different opinions on the way forward. They talk about Muslim discourse during and after the elections, the good, the bad and the ugly. Are Muslims afraid for their future? How can we keep the momentum of political activism after the elections? Should Muslims unite with “sell-outs”? Tune in to join the convo.
Join us this week on our Unscripted Podcast #32 with Shaykh Dr. Omer El-Hamdoon They speak about the Muslim community and organisations in the UK and how they’ve changed over the decades, and what the future potentially holds.
Join us this week on our Unscripted Podcast #31 with Dr. Stef Keris. They speak about how Muslims were in Europe before “Europe” was constructed, common myths about Islam in Europe, the Islamic influence on Politics, Art, Science and Language in Europe, how history led him to Islam, and much more.
Join us this week on our Unscripted podcast #30 with the charismatic Shaykh Kamal El-Mekki. They speak about poorly written TV sitcoms, compare amazing British humour to America’s “dumb” humour, reflect over the Shaykh’s previous rants, argue over the correct spelling of ‘colour’, spectator sports, and the Shaykh’s behind-the-scenes encounters of speakers… which you do not want to miss!
Join us this week on our Unscripted podcast #29 with actor Reshad Strik from the world-famous Dirilis Ertugrul series just as the new season 6 starts (now called Kurulus Osman) They speak about the impact of Ertugrul, his experiences in Hollywood and why he left, spending quality time with his family, how Bosnia is the Jerusalem of Europe, what’s next for the actor, and much, much more.
Join us this week on our Unscripted podcast #28 with MEND representatives Aman Ali and Mohammad Shoaib. They speak about MEND’s upcoming campaign, the objective of Islamophobia Awareness Month, the under-representation of Muslims in Parliament, empowering Muslims to vote, and most importantly – Why we MUST use our vote!?