Blood Brothers #83: Muslim men with red lines and financial stability

In this special collaboration episode with the Grappling With Life Podcast, Dilly and Aki Hussain speak with grappling enthusiast, entrepreneur, and former youth worker, Mohammed Yahiaoui.

Topics of discussion include:

  • Mohammed’s many years of youth work with Bangladeshi youths from Tower Hamlets.
  • Guest being born and raised in Hackney in comparison to Dilly and Aki’s upbringing in Bedford.
  • Does being ‘practicing’ mean being passive and weak? Should religious Muslims men have red lines?
  • Being ‘practicing’ and being financially successful – Why is religiosity associated with being anti-wealth?
  • Muslim men keeping physically active, and the story behind Legion Grappling Academy and the ‘Grappling with Life’ podcast.

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