Ep. 506 False Narratives & Muslim Fiction [03-21-2018]

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Host, Tariq El-Amin comments on the false and disarming narratives being given by media outlets regarding the Texas serial bomber who took the lives of two African Americans before killing himself with one of his own bombs, after being surrounded by police. He is now being referred to as a troubled young man, instead of a domestic terrorist. In the second half, Tariq and Culture Contributor Layla Abdullah-Poulos (http://www.patheos.com/blogs/nbamuslims/) talk about Tight Rope, by Muslim author Sahar Abdulaziz, (https://amzn.to/2pATHX. This work of Muslim Fiction speaks to real world issues of racism, islamaphobia, xenephobia (and more) present in society today. Guest- Kimberly S. Pearson Guest- Layla Abdullah-Poulos Host/Producer- Tariq I. El-Amin Engineer- Ibrahim Baig Executive Producer- Abdul Malik Mujahid Music Antony Raijekov - By the Coast (2004) - http://bit.ly/2t2vKZq Manuele Atzeni - La Nuit - bit.ly/2sUDn71 Image- Courtesy of NbA Muslims

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