Air Date: December 16, 2015
Host: Jim Schneider
Guest: Usama Dakdok
Usama Dakdok is the founder of the StraightWay of Grace Ministry. He was born and raised in a Christian home in Egypt. He was taught Islam just as all students are and also studied Islamic law (Shariah). He has translated the Qur’an into English and hosts a daily radio program, ‘Revealing the Truth About Islam.’
Jim had Usama comment on the following news stories that indicate how Islam’s influence continues to grow in the United States:
–In New York’s 7th Municipal District Court, a Muslim woman was sworn in as judge
by taking the oath of office on a Qur’an.
–President Obama appoints a policy advisor whose known as a friend of the
terrorist group, Hamas. He will be the new czar in charge of countering ISIS.
–U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch pledges that she will take aggressive action
against anyone who uses anti-Muslim rhetoric that she deems as inspiring
–On Monday the White House began staff level meetings and calls with religious
leaders to discuss how they could combat growing anti-Muslim sentiment in the
–After an arsonist is alleged to have attacked a Somali restaurant in Grand
Forks, North Dakota, a newspaper communicates that anti-Muslim sentiment has
been fueled by several visits from Usama Dakdok.