Podcast

Who do people with ‘doubts’ about Islam talk to? | Yusuf Ponders on Empowered #17

On this episode of ‘Empowered by Islam21c’, we sat down with Ustadh Yusuf Ponders, a dedicated researcher and manager at Sapience Institute’s Lighthouse Mentoring Project.

They’re not ready for The Muslim Vote | Dr. Wajid Akhter on Empowered #16

Rishi Sunak has called a surprise general election for 4th July – that’s only 40 days away!

Islamic Scholar Answers Muslim Student Protest FAQs | Shaykh Dr. Haitham al-Haddad on Empowered #15

We’ve seen encampments spreading across the UK and Europe, and Muslim students have been speaking with us from the ground.

Germany STILL hasn’t learnt its lesson | Dr. Stef Keris on Empowered #14

Dr. Salman Butt speaks to historian Dr. Stef Keris who was raised in Germany and knows the people and landscape well enough to help us understand just what the heck is happening and what we need to do about it.

The surprising reason behind Imam Tom Facchine’s journey to Islam

US-based Imam Tom Facchine challenges conventional wisdom and takes on contentious topics in today’s Unscripted podcast.

Their Problem With Muslims | Dr. Asim Qureshi on Empowered #13

Dr Asim Qureshi from CAGE, the NGO recently smeared by Michael Gove as “extremist” delivers a masterclass on the new definition of extremism and the “disaster” of its announcement.

This Ramadan We Have A Job To Do | Shaykh Dr. Haitham al-Haddad on Empowered #12

No Salman, no problem! Umer Suleman steps in while our host recovers from sickness to speak to Shaykh Haitham al-Haddad for a special Empowered podcast just in time for Ramadan 1445. From discussing the current situation in Gaza to shedding light on Islamophobia within the UK establishment, they delve into pressing issues like Rishi Sunak’s …

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This Is Why Allah Delays Victory | Shaykh Dr. Ali Ahmed on Empowered #11

Joined by Shaykh Dr. Ali Ahmed, we dissect the complexities of oppression, resilience, and the divine timeline, going into discussions that address today’s challenges.

Israel Cannot Cancel Ramadan for Gaza | Ustadh Ahmed Hammuda on Empowered #10

Ustadh Ahmed Hammuda was our guest for the very first episode of our Empowered by Islam21c Podcast where we discussed the events in and around Gaza following Operation Al-Aqsa Flood. 4 months later, with Israel showing no cessation of hostilities, we have returned for the sequel that nobody wanted…

Don’t Let Israelis Hijack the Holocaust | Shaykh Dr. Osman Latiff on Empowered #9

Dr. Osman Latiff shares profound insights from his visits to Auschwitz and Sarajevo, the poignant link between the Holocaust and Gaza, as well as the unsettling parallels in propaganda strategies employed by Nazis and the current situation in Palestine.