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Welcome to "We’re Just Talking About It" (WJTA)

Islam 101: for non-Muslims...

This is an informal conversation about Islam and Muslim cultures.  It's the conversation America should have started on 12 September 2001.  

We talk about everything.  Send us your questions:

We talk to people from every Muslim culture...send us an email if you want to be on our show.

The host of “We’re Just Talking About It” is Major (retired) Jason Criss Howk. He is the author of a double award winning Modern English Qur'an interpretation and speaks nationally about Islam. He holds a masters in Middle East studies, is a Malone Fellow in Arab and Islamic Studies, studied Dari and Arabic, and teaches introduction to Islam courses at numerous institutions.

Your producer and co-host is Hollie Fleck owner of Candid Light Films. She has a degree in Broadcast Journalism. She is an Emmy-award winning television news reporter and now runs her own video company. Hollie is curious by nature and always asking questions in hopes of learning and understanding the world we live in. 


Dec 7, 2018

Welcome to Episode #15! Jason had a busy November traveling to speak and teach in D.C., New Mexico, North Carolina, New Jersey, D.C. and back to NC.

Today, Jason talks about being a guest host at the Associations of Physicians of Pakistani Descent in North America, in Virginia last month. 

The conversation turned to one major question from Jason's audience of Pakistani professionals.

What do non-Muslims ask about you (Jason) about Islam?

In this episode hear how Jason answers questions from both sides of the Islam discussion. 

Plus, Jason shares highlights from his lunch conversation with the President of the Islamic Society of North America and the importance of secularism and religious freedom.

It was a successful trip to D.C.