tSE 031 – Faisal Saeed Al Mutar, Founder of the Global Secular Humanist Movement

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Interview: Faisal Saeed Al Mutar!

This evening we are thrilled to be joined by Faisal Saeed Al Mutar. Faisal is an Iraqi born writer, satirist, computer geek and a Human rights activist. He is an advocate for secularism, human rights, and the free market of ideas. Faisal is the founder of the Global Secular Humanist Movement and Secular Post. You can find Faisal on Facebook and also on Twitter as @faisalalmutar!

Also, support Faisal’s work in making America secular again on his Patreon page!

Faisal also announced his coming book, War After War: Middle Eastern Answers to Middle Eastern Problems. We’ll have Faisal back on the show to talk more about it when it comes out.

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