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Raw Islam with Imam Azhar

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Episodes

Raw Islam 87: The Last 10 Days of Ramadan

5/18/2020
On this episode of the Raw Islam podcast, Imam Azhar and B.C. Dodge talk about the last ten days and what they mean and why they are so important. Both agree that while this Ramadan has seemed peaceful, it has been a busy one. The post Raw Islam 87: The Last 10 Days of Ramadan appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:18:26

Raw Islam 86: The All-Female Mosque

5/12/2020
On this, halfway through Ramadan episode of the Raw Islam Podcast, the listeners voted in the Twitter poll, and Imam Azhar and B.C. Dodge talk about the all-female mosques. Yet, before we can get into the meat of the episode, something is bothering Imam Azhar that he needs to get off his chest – people arming themselves to attend prayers in the mosque. There have been shootings in other religious venues, such as synagogues and churches, and there was not much conversation around the topic...

Duration:00:37:13

Raw Islam 85: Religion on Death Row

5/5/2020
This episode of the Raw Islam podcast opens on a very somber note, as Imam Azhar addresses the arson attack on a mosque in the United States. While he wanted to talk more on this topic, as you know, the concept of the show is that you, the listeners get to pick the issue that […] The post Raw Islam 85: Religion on Death Row appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:35:26

Raw Islam 84: How Was Your First Ramadan Fast?

4/28/2020
This episode of the Raw Islam podcast recorded at the start of Ramadan, and the picks from this week’s poll were “How was your first fast?” and “What’s on your Iftar plate?” As B.C. Dodge turns the mic back over to Imam Azhar, he realizes that it isn’t iftar time in Texas yet. But have no fear, Imam Azhar is always prepared, and he knows what will be on his plate in an hour or so – it was a salad. The post Raw Islam 84: How Was Your First Ramadan Fast? appeared first on Welcome to the Venn...

Duration:00:26:27

Raw Islam 83: The Real Ramadan – Fact vs Fiction

7/17/2019
On this episode of the Raw Islam Podcast Imam Azhar talks about the real Ramadan, what it really means to Muslims and to non-Muslims. The post Raw Islam 83: The Real Ramadan – Fact vs Fiction appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:33:24

Raw Islam 82: Desecrations of Houses of Worship

7/2/2019
On this episode of the Raw Islam podcast, Imam Azhar address the current and ongoing desecrations of houses of worship. While we know this show tends to focus on Islam, when we say houses of worship, we mean Churches, Synagogues, Mosques, and everything in between. The post Raw Islam 82: Desecrations of Houses of Worship appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:24:41

Raw Islam 81: Imam Azhar’s Trip to Morgantown, WV

6/20/2019
On this episode of the Raw Islam Podcast Imam Azhar has just returned from his trip to University of West Virginia, where he spoke at on an interfaith panel. The point behind this panel was to find a common space to bridge the gap in the communities and bring people together. In our neighborhoods across […] The post Raw Islam 81: Imam Azhar’s Trip to Morgantown, WV appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:27:39

Raw Islam 80: The New Zealand Christchurch Attack

6/18/2019
On this episode of the Raw Islam Podcast, Imam Azhar address the horrific events that took place in Christchurch, New Zealand, where fifty Muslims were killed while attending Friday prayer, or Jummah. The post Raw Islam 80: The New Zealand Christchurch Attack appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:37:26

Raw Islam 79: Let’s talk about Ramadan!

6/13/2019
On this episode of the Raw Islam Podcast with Imam Azhar the guys sit down to talk about the real Ramadan and what it means to Muslims and Non-Muslims. The post Raw Islam 79: Let’s talk about Ramadan! appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:28:51

Raw Islam 78: #IStandWithIlhan and The Related Islamophobia

6/11/2019
On this Raw Islam Podcast Imam Azhar address the issues surrounding the hashtag #IStandWithIlhan and the related Islamophobia around the topic. The post Raw Islam 78: #IStandWithIlhan and The Related Islamophobia appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:40:16

Raw Islam 77: Is Inclusion recognized by an award or by something bigger?

6/6/2019
On this Raw Islam Podcast, we are talking inclusion, but before we get into the meat of the conversation; Imam Azhar wants to talk about the tensions between India and Pakistan. The Imam admits right out the gate that neither he, nor B.C. Dodge, are experts on war or technical strategists. However, it does not […] The post Raw Islam 77: Is Inclusion recognized by an award or by something bigger? appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:38:26

Raw Islam 76: Should people get Vaccinations?

6/4/2019
This episode of the Raw Islam Podcast opens with Imam Azhar reminding the fans and audience that there is so much coming at you so fast that sometimes we need to slow down and review what is happening, and on the Raw Islam Podcast we do that through the lens of Islam. Which, will hopefully breakdown some of the stereotypes and help bring an end to islamophobia. The post Raw Islam 76: Should people get Vaccinations? appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:33:22

Raw Islam 75: Are Muslims Anti-Semitic?

5/30/2019
With a late start to the show, which is totally B.C. Dodge’s fault, the Raw Islam Podcast jumps right into the topic on hand which is… are Muslims Anti-Semitic? And not to place spoilers in the write-up of the show, but Imam Azhar answers the question point blank with a simple “No.” The post Raw Islam 75: Are Muslims Anti-Semitic? appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:39:10

Raw Islam 74: Food For Thought

5/28/2019
This episode of the Raw Islam Podcast opens with Imam Azhar addressing the public statements made by Chicago Cubs co-owner Joe Ricketts, in which said he considers Muslims to be his enemy, and we talk eliminating food deserts in America. The post Raw Islam 74: Food For Thought appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:34:15

Raw Islam 73: MAGA Hats

5/23/2019
On this episode of the Raw Islam Podcast with Imam Azhar the guys talk MAGA Hats. Just in case there is any confusion, we are talking about those fun little red caps that say MAGA or Make America Great Again across them. The post Raw Islam 73: MAGA Hats appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:32:14

Raw Islam 72: Being Muslim at Christmas

5/21/2019
On this episode of the Raw Islam Podcast with Imam Azhar he addresses being Muslim when everyone around you is observing Christmas. The post Raw Islam 72: Being Muslim at Christmas appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:36:19

Raw Islam 71: Being a Good Parent in 2019

1/1/2019
On this episode of the Raw Islam Podcast with Imam Azhar – a 2017 Podcast Award nominated podcast – with all that is going on in the world today, how do we be good parents to our children? The post Raw Islam 71: Being a Good Parent in 2019 appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:28:33

Raw Islam 70: How Much Charity is To Much?

12/25/2018
On this episode of the Raw Islam Podcast with Imam Azhar – a 2017Podcast Award nominated podcast – the Imam address giving charity and the importance of it, and how it can help not only those around you, but help take care of you too. The post Raw Islam 70: How Much Charity is To Much? appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:25:46

Raw Islam 69: Thanksgiving- Mission Impossible

12/18/2018
On this episode of the Raw Islam Podcast with Imam Azhar – a 2017Podcast Award nominated podcast – the guys talk aboutThanksgiving… not just the meal, but the act of being thankful as well. The post Raw Islam 69: Thanksgiving- Mission Impossible appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:25:28

Raw Islam 68: What Does It Take To Be a True Patriot?

12/4/2018
On this episode of the Raw Islam Podcast with Imam Azhar – a 2017 Podcast Award nominated podcast – we ask what it takes to be a true patriot. As this episode opens B.C. Dodge proudly introduces the Raw Islam audience to the now famous Trumpy Bear…and yes this is a real thing. Thankfully Imam Azhar quickly turns around […] The post Raw Islam 68: What Does It Take To Be a True Patriot? appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration:00:31:03