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Each week the Imam will take your questions and give honest easy to understand answers. There is so much misinformation about Islam in the world, it is this misinformation that spawns and feeds Islamophobia. Join us weekly to help end the spread of these misconceptions.

Each week the Imam will take your questions and give honest easy to understand answers. There is so much misinformation about Islam in the world, it is this misinformation that spawns and feeds Islamophobia. Join us weekly to help end the spread of these misconceptions.
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Each week the Imam will take your questions and give honest easy to understand answers. There is so much misinformation about Islam in the world, it is this misinformation that spawns and feeds Islamophobia. Join us weekly to help end the spread of these misconceptions.

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Episodes

Raw Islam 29: Yes Virginia, There is an Opioid Epidemic in the Muslim Community Too

11/21/2017
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This week on the Raw Islam Podcast with Imam Azhar – a 2017 Podcast Award nominated podcast, This week on the Raw Islam Podcast with Imam Azhar – a 2017 Podcast Award nominated podcast, we address the opioid epidemic that is griping the nation. There is so much going on in the nation at this […] The post Raw Islam 29: Yes Virginia, There is an Opioid Epidemic in the Muslim Community Too appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:38:04


Raw Islam 28: Coming Home to the Storm

10/17/2017
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This week on the Raw Islam Podcast with Imam Azhar – a 2017 Podcast Award nominated podcast, which we thank for all our fans for getting us nominated! Imam Azhar talks about his return to Florida after preforming hajj. He flew to Dubai where he waited on his layover, and then flew home…right? I wouldn’t […] The post Raw Islam 28: Coming Home to the Storm appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:24:03


Raw Islam 25: Pork is not Kryptonite to Muslims

9/26/2017
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This week on the Raw Islam podcast with Imam Azhar, the show is opened with a question from the Imam – Why is it important for listeners of this podcast to understand where Islam stands on specific issues? The reason that Raw Islam takes questions from anyone – who asks them nicely – and we […] The post Raw Islam 25: Pork is not Kryptonite to Muslims appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:54:14


Raw Islam 24: Our Differences are the Source of Our Strength – Part 2

9/19/2017
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On this episode of Raw Islam with Imam Azhar we pick up where we left off with Our Differences are the Source of Our Strength – Part 1, as reminder this episode was recorded live at the vigil and march in Tampa Florida for the violence and the life lost in Charlottesville Virginia on August […] The post Raw Islam 24: Our Differences are the Source of Our Strength – Part 2 appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:35:24


Raw Islam 23: Our Differences are the Source of Our Strength – Part 1

9/12/2017
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On this episode of Raw Islam with Imam Azhar, he joins us live from the vigil and march in Tampa Florida for the violence and the life lost in Charlottesville Virginia on August 12th, 2017. Imam Azhar tells the listeners that “this is a very sad time, not just in our nation, but in our […] The post Raw Islam 23: Our Differences are the Source of Our Strength – Part 1 appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:26:01


Raw Islam 22: Reflections on Chester Bennington, Suicide, and Mental Health

8/15/2017
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On this episode of Raw Islam with Imam Azhar B.C. Dodge opens the show and keeps going – he is fully on his soapbox right from the opening, and ends up kind of taking over the whole show (he does send his apologies). The day this episode was recorded was the same day that Chester […] The post Raw Islam 22: Reflections on Chester Bennington, Suicide, and Mental Health appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:46:35


Raw Islam 21: Muslims Might Have Taquitos, But We Don’t Have Taqiyya

8/1/2017
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As this episode of the Raw Islam podcast opens B.C. Dodge is excited about taquitos…err taqiyya. He always seems to get confused easily, especially over food – or it could just be because it was a super late when he and Imam Azhar took to Facebook Live. However, before we can dive into that conversation, […] The post Raw Islam 21: Muslims Might Have Taquitos, But We Don’t Have Taqiyya appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:43:10


Raw Islam 20 : Ramadan is over, Can We Still Find Forgiveness?

7/25/2017
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The Raw Islam Podcast is back after our Ramadan break! We spent last month talking about the blessed month of Ramadan and as we rejoin Imam Azhar and B.C. Dodge they start the podcast talking about Eid (Because that is how we end Ramadan)! And the Imam asks how was YOUR Eid? Eid is about […] The post Raw Islam 20 : Ramadan is over, Can We Still Find Forgiveness? appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:44:29


Raw Islam 19: Will God Forgive me?

7/18/2017
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On this episode of the Raw Islam Podcast with Imam Azhar, the Imam and B.C. Dodge talk about the last 10 days of Ramadan and the blessing that are held there in. Yes, this is an episode that didn’t make it out of production till now – which is after Ramadan…totally our fault, sorry about […] The post Raw Islam 19: Will God Forgive me? appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:31:35


Raw Islam 18: Too much Ice Cream – Have we lost the meaning of Ramadan?

6/20/2017
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As this episode of the Raw Islam podcast opens Imam Azhar talks about the fact that the first ten day days of Ramadan are coming to close, and B.C. Dodge talks about how there is calm that seems to come with Ramadan, and he will be sad to see it end. The Imam then shares […] The post Raw Islam 18: Too much Ice Cream – Have we lost the meaning of Ramadan? appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:31:59


Raw Islam 17: Where is The Mercy From the Smoke Damage?

6/13/2017
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This episode of the Raw Islam Podcast opens with Imam Azhar and B.C. Dodge talking about how we are in the first 10 days of Ramadan, which are known as the days of Mercy. Imam Azhar asks the question of how can these be the nights of mercy, with all violence that is going on […] The post Raw Islam 17: Where is The Mercy From the Smoke Damage? appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:38:09


Raw Islam 16: Humanity is Greater Than Inhumane Actions

6/6/2017
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As this episode of the Raw Islam Podcast with Imam Azhar opens, B.C. Dodge and the Imam debate the existents of aliens and life on other planets and how the open verse of the Quran played a part in B.C.’s conversation to Islam. In episode 15 the Imam spent time talking about accepting the hurdles […] The post Raw Islam 16: Humanity is Greater Than Inhumane Actions appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:40:43


Raw Islam 15: Why All The Why?

6/1/2017
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Ramadan will be upon us before too long, in fact at the time of publishing this Ramadan 2017 might have already started, and this is what Imam Azhar wants to start addressing on the Raw Islam Podcast. But, he and B.C. Dodge are not going to stop there… they take it deeper and start talking […] The post Raw Islam 15: Why All The Why? appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:43:22


Raw Islam 14: What is Wrong with Islam?

5/30/2017
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This week on the Raw Islam Podcast Imam Azhar and B.C. Dodge open this episode by talking about the Butterfly effect. If you have never heard about this, it the phenomenon whereby a minute localized change in a complex system can have large effects elsewhere. The example that B.C. gives us is that of a […] The post Raw Islam 14: What is Wrong with Islam? appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:39:28


Raw Islam 13: Let’s Have That Uncomfortable Conversation

5/23/2017
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After a short break the Raw Islam podcast with Imam Azhar is back! And we jump right into this episode by talking about about the previous show where we covered the treaty the Prophet (p.b.u.h.) had when he went from Mecca to Medina and how it plugged into the Breaking The Panel episode that B.C. Dodge […] The post Raw Islam 13: Let’s Have That Uncomfortable Conversation appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:40:33


Raw Islam Podcast 12: What is Really Behind That Drywall?

5/2/2017
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This week on the Raw Islam Podcast with Imam Azhar Subedar the show opens with the Imam asking B.C. Dodge if he knows what the “Chinese Drywall” issue that happened in Florida is. The Imam goes on to explain that during the housing boom in Florida the goal was to get houses up as quickly […] The post Raw Islam Podcast 12: What is Really Behind That Drywall? appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:41:56


Raw Islam Podcast 11: The Smellier it is, The Closer You are to the Truth

4/18/2017
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This week on the Raw Islam Podcast Imam Azhar recaps his tip out to Washington State where he was a keynote speaker at a MSA (Muslim Student Association) at the Islamic Awareness Week. B.C. Dodge starts this episode by reminding everyone that there are rules for the Venn Network Facebook page…which is just simply to […] The post Raw Islam Podcast 11: The Smellier it is, The Closer You are to the Truth appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:50:12


Raw Islam Podcast 10: If I Plant This Seed, it will Grow

4/11/2017
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This week on the Raw Islam Podcast with Imam Azhar we start by addressing the terror attack that took place in England, and we ask the questions of what is a terror attack? Merriam-Webster defines terror as “violent or destructive acts (such as bombing) committed by groups in order to intimidate a population or government […] The post Raw Islam Podcast 10: If I Plant This Seed, it will Grow appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:37:43


Raw Islam Podcast 9: Join Hands and Come Together

4/4/2017
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This episode of the Raw Islam Podcast started off by creating awareness on gaps between the communities and the importance of bridging them up together. Imam Azhar noted few things about the president’s address to Joint session. The president didn’t show any interests towards the incidents and issues faced by the Muslims. As a result, Jewish […] The post Raw Islam Podcast 9: Join Hands and Come Together appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:39:52


Raw Islam Podcast 8: The 101 Program

3/28/2017
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On this episode of the Raw Islam Podcast Imam Izhar says in life, you should never become pessimist – always be optimistic. You have to see good in bad things; you have to think positive even though things around you are negative. Like the farmer, he has a fragile plant on the earth, and there is […] The post Raw Islam Podcast 8: The 101 Program appeared first on Welcome to the Venn Network.

Duration: 00:43:58

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