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Charles Upton on “Covenants” and Muslim-Christian Breakthroughs

Listen HERE Topic of today’s khutba: “Islam, more than other religions, acknowledges and affirms the Other. We Muslims accept that other religious communities have their rites and we have ours, and that God will judge.” The Covenants of the Prophet Muhammad support that interpretation. Noted poet and traditionalist author and activist Charles Upton of the Covenants Initiative returns to Truth Jihad Radio to discuss several recent publications: “1) Islam and the People of the Book: Critical Studies on the Covenants of the Prophet. Three volume encyclopedic work now found in the collections of over 500 research universities, which is outstanding…

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Michael Brenner on Brits’ “ludicrous & dangerous stunt” in the Black Sea; Charles Upton on “Covenants” and Muslim-Christian Breakthroughs

Listen live Fridays 8 to 10 Eastern on Revolution.Radio later archived at patreon.com/DrKevinBarrett First hour: International Relations Professor Michael Brenner (U. of Pittsburgh) sounds off about the British Navy’s “ludicrous and dangerous” provocation of the Russian bear last Friday, when HMS Defender violated Russian waters off Crimea and nearly started World War III. The incident ended as the Russians set off bombs directly in front of HMS Defender’s bow, forcing the British warship to turn tail and flee. Adding to the Brits’ aura of insanity, a trove of secret documents detailing British leaders’ deliberations in setting up the provocation were “found as…

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Coronavirus, Spirituality, & Politics: Shia/Sufi/Muslim Perspectives Pt. 1: Andrew Israel & Charles Upton

Listen HERE First half hour: Andrew Israel (Muhammad Al Mahdi) reverted to Shia Islam from Judaism last Ramadan. As the Anglo-Zionist war on the “Shia crescent” (a.k.a. the Axis of Resistance) intensifies, even in the midst of the coronavirus crisis, this might be a good time to check in with him… Next half hour: Charles Upton discusses his new article “A Sufi Response to the Coronavirus.” A poet, author, and activist who has published numerous books on Sufism, metaphysics, and other topics, he is currently a leading proponent of the Covenants Initiative.

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Live Radio: Coronavirus, Spirituality, & Politics: Shia/Sufi/Muslim Perspectives

Broadcasts live Fridays 8 to 10 pm Eastern on Revolution.Radio First half hour: Andrew Israel (Muhammad Al Mahdi) reverted to Shia Islam from Judaism last Ramadan. As the Anglo-Zionist war on the “Shia crescent” (a.k.a. the Axis of Resistance) intensifies, even in the midst of the coronavirus crisis, this might be a good time to check in with him… Next half hour: Charles Upton discusses his new article “A Sufi Response to the Coronavirus.” A poet, author, and activist who has published numerous books on Sufism, metaphysics, and other topics, he is currently a leading proponent of the Covenants Initiative. Second hour:…

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Charles Upton: Is Religion Under Attack?

Listen HERE First hour: Charles Upton, renowned Beat poet turned Sufi Muslim interfaith activist, writes in his new essay “Rebuilding Muhammad’s Interfaith Alliance Against the Global Attack on Religion“: “We are all aware of the growing number of attacks on churches, mosques and synagogues around the world, including North America. Whatever attacks are not carried out by (supposedly) lone individuals are usually attributed to, or claimed by, specific known groups: Islamicist terrorists, White Supremacists, etc. But a further question must be asked: are a percentage of these attacks actually false flags, carried out by entities with an agenda of creating conflict…

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Sufi Charles Upton on Covenants’ Growing Success

Listen HERE   Charles Upton, along with Dr. John Morrow, is a leading light of the Covenants Initiative, which seeks to rally Muslims behind the Covenants of the Prophet Muhammad with the Christians of the World. Charles Upton reports that the Covenants Initiative is making great progress in academia and in policy circles. We also discuss issues Charles raises in his books including The System of Antichrist, Vectors of the Counter-Initiation, and most recently Dugin Against Dugin.

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Omar Ramahi on “Choosing Between Tradition and Islam”

Listen HERE Omar Ramahi, a Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Waterloo, is the author of Muslims’ Greatest Challenge: Choosing Between Tradition and Islam. The book “challenges the use of Hadith as a source of legislation by presenting arguments directly from the Mushaf (the Qur’an). It takes an unconventional approach toward the Mushaf exegeses and reaches conclusions that are based on reason and the Mushaf’s text, yet contradictory to conventional Muslims’ doctrines.”  

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Charles Upton on “Dugin vs. Dugin”; Charles Messina on (Shia) Islam…and working at NYC’s Ground Zero

Live every Friday 8 to 10 pm Eastern on Revolution.Radio then archived HERE. Tonight’s show features two white American Muslims named Charles. Whether this coincidence has any cosmic significance I know not. First hour: Noted poet and metaphysician Charles Upton has just published Dugin Against Dugin: A Traditionalist Critique of the Fourth Political Theory. It strikes me as more of a critique of Dugin’s metaphysics than his politics. But maybe bad metaphysics create bad politics? Listen to Charles Upton, read Dugin Against Dugin, and decide for yourself! Here is my blurb for the book: “There is an epic quality to…

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Charles Upton: Can Covenants Initiative save the world?

Broadcast here July 31st, 11 to noon Eastern then archived. All my shows are archived at …my Patreon page – please consider subscribing! Along with Dr. John Morrow, Charles Upton is a leading light of the Covenants Initiative, which seeks to rally all Muslims behind the Covenants of the Prophet Muhammad with the Christians of the World – and help end the fabricated “clash of civilizations.” Charles Upton is now making An Offering of the Covenants of the Prophet Muhammad to the Christians of the World in the Twenty-First Century. They have raised the necessary funds to offer the Covenants books free of charge to…

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Charles Upton, Brian Wright LIVE tonight – moving up to Studio A

Friday 4/29 – Listen live – 8 to 10 pm Eastern on Revolution Radio: http://www.freedomslips.com/  – moving to “Studio A” so click on the “Studio A” button. To be rebroadcast Sunday 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Eastern on http://NoLiesRadio.org  and then archived at the usual spot.” Help Kevin keep these shows on the air – PAYPAL a one time donation, or a regular payment, to truthjihad(at)gmail[dot]com. NOTE: AS OF TODAY, TRUTHJIHAD.COM IS BEING REPAIRED AND IMPROVED. (HELP THE PROCESS ALONG HERE: https://www.gofundme.com/2jr9s79g .) IF YOU WANT TO JOIN, EMAIL ME AT TRUTHJIHAD(AT)GMAIL{DOT}COM AND I’LL EXPLAIN THE WORK-AROUND. Note: The first 25 minutes of this show had intermittent audio problems.…

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