YONKERS, NY – June 17, 2015 — With the beginning of Ramadan, I wanted to share with you an audio clip of Kameelah Rashad’s explanation of the Islamic Month of Fasting, the why of it, and its significance to Muslims. Listen to the audio clip. https://soundcloud.com/siriusxmentertainment/kameelah-rashad-explains-ramadan
The clip is part of an interview by SiriusXM host Dean Obeidallah which included Larry Wilmore, host of Comedy Central’s The Nightly Show; Ali Velshi, Al Jazeera America host; Laith Alkhouri, Middle East expert for NBC; and, Kameelah Rashad, the Muslim chaplain at the University of Pennsylvania.
Here’s a link to the blog post: http://blog.siriusxm.com/2015/06/15/the-dean-obeidallah-show-us-medias-double-standard-if-suspect-is-muslim/
The Dean Obeidallah Show, the first national radio show that examines the issues of the week from the Muslim American perspective, airs on SiriusXM Insight channel 121. Dean, who is of Palestinian descent, is a former practicing lawyer turned political comedian/writer and co-director of the comedy documentary, “The Muslims Are Coming!” He is a columnist for The Daily Beast and a frequent contributor to CNN.com often writing about a range of issues with a focus on countering anti-Muslim bigotry.
The Dean Obeidallah Show, show will air live on Saturdays, from 10:00 am- 12:00 pm ET.