Having just returned from Iraq for Arbaeen in which over 15 million people
from all over the world converged on the Holy City of Karbala, John Shuck
discusses his experience and the significance of the world's largest
event with Iraqi refugee and Portland resident, Hanan...
Why do the powers that be try to convince us that there is a “clash of
cultures” or a conflict between Islam and the West or between Islam and
To answer that, Dr. John Andrew Morrow discusses his book, The Covenants of
the Prophet Muhammad with the Chris...
On February 3rd, 2018, Roots of Conflict and KBOO/Portland, co-sponsored a
presentation at Portland State University called US-Saudi Coalition: Bringing
Peace or War?
In this episode you will hear from Yemeni activist, Aisha Jumaan and Mohammad
al-Nimr, son of executed ...
On April 28th 2018, The Husayniah Islamic Society of Seattle sponsored an
interfaith educational event called Husayn Day. The event was a reflection
upon Husayn, the martyred grandson of the Prophet Mohammad. Rather than bow
to his oppressors, he, along with 72 family m...
15 - 20 million people participate in the annual pilgrimage to Karbala, Iraq
to visit the shrine of 7th century martyr, Imam Husayn. Yet few in the West
know about it. Sheikh Mohammed Al-Hilli has written the first book about
Arbaeen in English. It is called Arbaeen: The...
This is a rebroadcast of an episode that originally aired in May 2018.
I will be attending the pilgrimage to Arbaeen from Najaf to Karbala, Iraq, at
the end of October, with a Maulana Mohammad Baig, courtesy of the Husayniah
Islamic Society of Seattle.
On April 28th 20...
Dr. Kathleen Dean Moore spoke at Southminster Presbyterian Church in
Beaverton, Oregon, September 30th, 2018. Hear her address, Bearing
Witness (starts at 4:30).
In this interview, she talked with John Shuck about her 2016 book, Great
Tide Rising: Calling on Clarity an...
This is the fourth of my four-part series on the 9/11 Consensus Panel, whose
work was released in book form on September 11th, 2018.
[Note: Amazon, as of September 25th, now reports the book as "Temporarily out
of stock" even as the publisher says Amazon has many copies ...
In Part 3 of my four-part series on the work of the 9/11 Consensus Panel, I
speak with David Chandler about the physics behind the collapse of the three
World Trade Center Towers on September 11th, 2001. Why do the buildings look
like they came down in controlled demolit...
This is the second of a four-part series on 9/11, specifically, the work of
the 9/11 Consensus Panel, an international 23 person panel of 9/11
researchers. The panel was spearheaded by Dr. David Ray Griffin and Elizabeth
Woodworth. They have published a book on their wor...