Mahin and Ismail talk to Imam Shaheed Muhammad about his conversion to Islam and how he dealt with some of the extreme elements within the Salafi dawah from the east coast.
Imam Shadeed is the CEO of Rawdah Publications, Entrepreneur, Muslim, Author, Community Leader and Speaker on Islamic Affairs for Indigenous Muslims.
00:00-10:00: Early interactions with Islam
10:00-23:00: The road from prison to University of Medina
23:00-45:00: The (extreme) Salafi takeover
45:00-60:00: Know your audience
60:00-70:00: Countering ‘Progressive Islam’ and western Muslim brands
70:00-85:00: Regarding NAK scandal, how large Muslim organizations shun impoverished Muslim communities.
85:00-90:00: The Honorarium problem
Sound Cloud: Shadeed Muhammad
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