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Join Ummahpreneur’s Founder Abby El-Asmar as he interviews Muslim Entrepreneurs at the top of their game to break down business, lifestyle, mindset and entrepreneurship from an Islamic perspective!
Guests come from all backgrounds to shed light on a specific topic or business model that will help give value, inspiration and insight to the audience.
About the episode
Ali Jaffery is the founder of Strong Support. Strong Support is a peer support organization for Muslims who struggle with their sexuality, however, do not accept or identify with a stereotyped sexual identity and wish to live a God-centric life. Strong Support was established in October 2019 to support Muslims struggling with same-sex lust and to provide an information platform for friends and families of those struggling on the topic of sexuality in the Muslim ummah.
In this interview, we sit down together to discuss:
0:00 – Introduction
5:19 – Where does the name Strong Support come from?
7:39 – What is the biggest challenge that he faced in building Strong Support?
10:42 – What is Ali’s process working with Muslims?
13:52 – What is Ali’s thoughts on people questioning their sexuality who wish to live a God-Centric life?
19:35 – Is R-rated content contributing to aggravating the challenges that people go through?
23:45 – Has Ali gone through people who have had issues with their sexuality after going through Pornography addiction?
29:18 – What is Ali’s view on shifting identities?
35:31 – What are some ways in which Ali helps his clients?
42:26 – What advice would Ali give to his younger self?
59:15 – How to connect with Strong Support?
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