Reza Aslan

CNN Drops Reza Aslan Series After Vulgar Anti-Trump Tweets

After CNN host Reza Aslan stirred controversy with a series of vulgar tweets against President Trump and others, the cable news network has dropped plans to move forward on Believer, Aslan’s “spiritual adventure series” that purported to explore religious ideas across the world.

CNN has cut ties with Reza Aslan after anti-Trump tweets.

Obama: TV Shows Need More Muslim Characters Who Aren’t Terrorists

During his first visit to a U.S. mosque as president, President Obama weighed in on the issue of diversity in Hollywood casting by calling for American television shows to feature more Muslim characters “that are unrelated to national security.”


Muslim Talk Show Host: I’m Waiting for a Muslim ‘All in the Family’

Prominent Iranian-American author, religious scholar, and soon-to-be talk show host Reza Aslan said that he’s “waiting for a Muslim ‘All in the Family'” because “Muslims are never going to feel like a part of the American family until people start to make fun of them on TV.”


Iranians, Israel-Haters Dominate Pro-Nuke Deal ‘Experts’ Letter

The National Iranian American Council organized the letter signed by seventy-three “international scholars” who favor the treaty—no, the deal—no, the deal with secret asides—no, the run-around Congress—no, President Obama’s cynical fait accompli—between Iran and America.

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CNN Adds Reza Aslan, W. Kamau Bell to Cable Line Up

In an effort to bring CNN back from the brink of failing ratings, the cable network has announced the debut of several new shows, including one hosted by religious writer Reza Aslan and another by comedian W. Kamau Bell.

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