An angry white woman screamed anti-Muslim slurs into the face of a Sikh Canadian politician. But he didn’t respond with anger or by even saying “I’m not Muslim.” Instead he responded with love to unite the audience. That display of love drove the anti-Muslim bigot out of the venue. Hope you click here to check out my new CNN article on Jagmeet Singh’s beautiful lesson of love for us.
NFL vet Ryan Harris (and the only Muslim to ever win a Super Bowl) joins me to talk about the treatment of NFL star Michael Bennett by the Las Vegas police and why racism played a role. And Virginia Delegate Sam Rasoul (D-11) talks his reelection campaign for the Virginia House of Delegates and his new program to reach out to rural voters. My SiriusXM Radio show is live 6 to 9PMET on Ch 127. Hope u tune in!
MSNBC’s Joan Walsh joins me to talk Democrats in Congress making a deal today with Trump- is that the right thing to do? And NBC’s Raul Reyes joins me to talk DACA and the lawsuits filed by Democratic Attorney Generals today to stop Trump from ending the program. That and more on my SiriusXM Radio show lIve 6 to 9PMET on Ch 127.
The right keeps trying to claim Antifa is part of the Democratic Party- it’s not. But white supremacists are part of the GOP – in fact Trump openly courted them and rolled out the red carpet for them. Hope u check out my new Daily Beast article by Clicking HERE.
Today on my SiriusXM Radio show we discuss Trump and GOP’s cruel decision to end DACA. I’ll be joined by 21 year old Dreamer Andrea Fernandez who will share how her life will be torn apart by Trump’s decision if we don’t help. Also Emory University Prof Carol Anderson on her book “White Rage” and how ending DACA intertwines with white supremacy. Plus Indivisible’s Gonzalo Martinez de Vedia on ways to push Congress to act on DACA. My show is LIVE 6 to 9PMET – hope u tune in!
Here’s an article about the comments Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ) said on my SiriusXM Radio show Wednesday night about Trump. She made it clear he’s “vile” and that he lacked compassion for the Hurricane victims because he has no compassion within him. Rep Watson Coleman is a fiery progressive!
Texas Muslims quickly jumped into action to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey- opening mosques across the Houston area, handing out supplies to those in need and raising money for the victims. And while all faith groups have stepped forward, what is unique is that over the last year Muslims in Texas have been subject to a rash of hate crimes from two mosques burned down in January to threats and more. Yet in the time of need, the Muslim Americans stepped up to represent the best of being American and the best of being Muslim. Hope you check out my new Daily Beast article by clicking HERE.
Tonight my Town Hall with Virginia Democratic Governor candidate Ralph Northam airs – it’s my first Town Hall special I host with a live audience. It’s a one hour special airing from 8 to 9PMET on SiriusXM Radio Ch 127. Hope u tune in! Plus Dreamer Andrea Fernandez has lived in US for years since her parents brought her as a child from Mexico. Thanks to Obama’s DACA program she has been able to stay here legally and attend college. But Trump may end DACA tomorrow and Andrea is understandably scared. Andrea will be on my SiriusXM Radio show tonight live at 7:05PMET to share her story and her dreams
Congresswoman Bonnie Watson-Coleman (D-NJ) joins me to talk Trump’s cruel plan to deport 800,000 Dreamer kids and more. Plus environmental/climate change experts Collin O’Mara and Joel Clement on how Trump’s rolling back of Obama era regulations to protect the environment is dangerous to our nation and the planet. My show is LIVE 6 to 9PMET on SiriusXM Radio Ch 127. Hope u tune in!
Today Gonzalo Martinez de Vedia of Indivisible joins me to talk how can we save DACA so that 800,000 Dreamer kids aren’t deported. Also CNN’s Julian Zelizer talks how president’s have been helped and hurt by their reaction to disasters and more. My SiriusXM Radio show is LIVE 6 to 9PMET – hope u join me.