On April 12th, two black men were arrested in a South Philly Starbucks for the crime of … waiting for a business assiciate. I am deleting Starbucks from my life.
As Guru onced penned, “I’ve seen how they make us fall victim to their tricknology”. American Muslims and Keeping Our Eyes on the Prize:
A short excerpt from Fajr Club, a weekly event/class at Middle Ground on the weekends. Here, I discuss a segment from the tenth chapter of the Qur’an, Surah Yunus.
إِنَّ الَّذينَ لا يَرجونَ لِقاءَنا وَرَضوا بِالحَياةِ الدُّنيا وَاطمَأَنّوا بِها وَالَّذينَ هُم عَن آياتِنا غافِلونَ أُولٰئِكَ مَأواهُمُ النّارُ بِما كانوا يَكسِبونَ
“As for those who do not expect to meet Us and are content with the life of the dunya/wordly life and at rest in it, and those who are heedless of Our Signs their shelter will be the Fire because of what they earned.” — Qur’an, 10: 7
In this episode, I discuss what might be thought of as a “How To Win Friends and Influence People” for Muslims in the age of social media.