Stitcher for Podcasts

Get the App Open App
Bummer! You're not a
Stitcher Premium subscriber yet.
Learn More
Start Free Trial
$4.99/Month after free trial

Show Info

Episode Info

Episode Info:

American Muslims have long participated in the struggle against mass incarceration, and this Ramadan, we speak to three people who can help us make sense of where things stand now. First, we talk to Sadiq Davis on his reentry journey through Muslim communities in Chicago and L.A. after 25 years in prison. Then, Justin Mashouf, the filmmaker who captured Sadiq’s story in the documentary “The Honest Struggle,” talks to us about prison reform and telling Sadiq's story with mercy and compassion. Finally, we talk to Dr. Suad Abdul-Khabeer about Believer’s Bailout, a community-led effort to bail out Muslims in pretrial incarceration and ICE custody as a form of zakat.


Donate to the Patreon to help support the show: Your support means the world to us.

$10 donors get access to the show’s Discord chat server.


Follow Ahmed on Instagram and Twitter: @radbrowndads.

Follow Justin @Mashouf.

Follow Dr. Suad @DrSuad.

Watch The Honest Struggle here:

Read more about Believer’s Bailout here: and donate to their LaunchGood:!/.

Read Sapelo Square’s Black Muslims Reflect on the Qur’an series here:


Fill out this survey so we can get some advertising revenue:

Follow the show @seesomething and Email Ahmed at

Our music is by The Kominas, follow them at @TheRealKominas and

Read more »

Discover more stories like this.

Like Stitcher On Facebook


Episode Options

Listen Whenever

Similar Episodes

Related Episodes