On this page, you will find a selection of audiovisual material available for listening/viewing. Please note that the opinions held in these talks should be viewed as being of those of the speaker at the time, and are not necessarily formally held by WIN.
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Interconnectedness & Relationship: Basis for an Islamic Ecology [video]
Interconnectedness & Relationship: Basis for an Islamic Ecology
Speaker 1: Derek Wall (Green activist, writer and economist)
kicks off the meeting outlining the rise, value and evolution of grassroot movements for democracy and justice, and the value of religion in today's world. Listen: 14MB: 15 mins
Speaker 2: Shumaisa Khan (WIN activist) talks about social movements in relation to Islam, the value of dialogue and consultation distinguishing Islamic tradition from contemporary Muslim culture, and how movements of today might support the revival of a true Islamic tradition. Listen: 13Mb: 14 mins
Speaker 3: Muzammal Hussain (WIN activist) talks about recent grassroot movements such as Arab Spring and Occupy, the importance for Muslims to develop their potential to facilitate within groups, and questions the belief that Muslims must always have a leader, while outlining some qualities of an 'Engaged Islam' for our times. Listen: 16Mb: 18 mins
WIN Rep Interview on USA Radio Tahrir [audio]
Muzammal Hussain talks to Saadia Aslam from Radio Tahrir, on WBAI Radio (Topics: Origin of Wisdom In Nature, Role of Khalifah, WIN's Islamic Community Food Project, the Green Muslim movement in USA and more..) (Nov 2010 in USA). Listen: 18:30 mins
Compassion in Activism [audio]
A talk by Gene Stoltzfus
(Christian Peacemaker Teams, Director Emeritus), as part of LINE's Jan 2009 monthly forum.
A talk by Muzammal Hussain (LINE) at a Green Faiths Day at Worth Abbey Monastery (June 2008). Touching on Islamic ecological themes, the economic system, and how the environmental crisis can be seen from an Islamic perspective to signal an essential need for a deep transformation..