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EP 081: Sleight of Hand | Nour Goda

Mahin and SIM talk to Nour Goda about her journey back to Islam, her divorce,”Wolf Shaykhs” and her experiences working with modernist/reformist Muslims. Nour Goda is an educator, writer, lecturer, and podcaster.      ... Read More
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EP 080: The Other C-Word | Rashid Dar

Mahin and SIM talk to Rashid Dar about his rediscovery of Islam in his formative years, working for a Washington based think tank and talk about his paper “The Other C-Word”. Rashid Dar writes on... Read More
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EP 079: In a Reverie | Dr. Jonathan Brown

Mahin and SIM have a casual conversation with Dr. Jonathan Brown. We talk to him about Turkey, the Rohingya, the Adnan Syed case, 9/11 conspiracy theories, call out culture, reparations for slavery and the recent... Read More
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EP 078: Once More Around The Moon | Roundtable

We talk about the culture of victimization, race relations, Colin Kaepernick, White Supremacists. Hosts: Mort, Moga, Mahin and SIM =============================== E-mail us your comments, feedback and questions at: TheMadMamluks@gmail.com Follow us on Twitter: @TheMadMamluks Facebook:... Read More
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EP 077: Shadowplay | Dr. Mohamed Ghilan

He’s back.  Mahin, SIM and Sh. Amir talk to Dr. Ghilan about the effects of Philosophy in the modern psyche. We talk about Postmodernism, Existentialism, Stoicism, and Spiritual Development. As well as comparing approaches to... Read More
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EP 076: Love Buzz | Nura Maznavi

On this episode, the tables are turned when our guest, Nura Maznavi, co-editor of Love, InshAllah and Salaam, Love, interviews Mahin and SIM with their wives about their own love stories, for an interesting conversation.  Nura Maznavi is a civil rights... Read More

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Break the Echo Chamber

written by  SIM Were you shocked that so many people supported the Trump presidency? Do you find yourself pushing away people with differing perspectives? Finding your newsfeed a bit predictable? This could be happening because…

Truth: Between Conviction & Delusion

written by: Mohamed Ghilan (Guest Contributor from MohamedGhilan.com) This article appeared originally in Al Madina Institute’s Blog and was expressly authorized by the author for publication on The Mad Mamluks. In his autobiography Deliverance from Error (Al-Munqidh…

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