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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.

Israel is DESPERATE | Shaykh Dr. Omar Suleiman on Empowered #5

We spoke with Shaykh Omar Suleiman to hear how the Palestinian cause has forced international powers to shed all pretences and masks.

I Used to Be a Mouthpiece for Israel. Then This Happened | Shaykh Abdurraheem Green on Empowered #4

In this episode of Empowered by Islam21c, we hear the story of how Shaykh Abdurraheem Green was moved by the Palestinian struggle and how he went from being a supporter of Israel to being a proponent of freedom for Palestinians.

Muslims NEED to build these 10 institutions | Sufyan Ismail on Empowered #3

On this episode of Empowered by Islam21c we’re joined by Sufyan Ismail, an entrepreneur who left the world of business to help start Muslim institutions and structures to empower and represent Muslims in the West.

The Future of Islam in Africa | Shaykh Bilal Ismail | Unscripted #104

We sit with Shaykh Bilal Ismail from South Africa and hear about the inspiring work being done for the da’wah there. From training Imams and the realities of the ‘Rainbow nation’, the future of Islam in South Africa is bright inshāAllāh!

How to Re-humanise the Palestinians | Shaykh Dr. Osman Latiff on Empowered #2

In this episode, we’re joined by Dr. Osman Latiff, an esteemed scholar whose post-doctoral research focuses on empathy, ‘othering’, and conflict.

What Just Happened in Gaza?! | Ustadh Ahmed Hammuda on Empowered #1

In this episode, we sit with Shaykh Ahmed Hammuda, a Palestinian writer, on the last week’s events in and around Gaza following Operation Al-Aqsa Flood. Analysts are already describing it as one of the most significant events to have taken place in the region in the last 75 years with long-running consequences that have already reshaped political calculations.