Calendar of Events and Appearances

The science of human groups. It can inform our efforts to change our culture and help make our DEI efforts more productive. Steve gives inspiring and informative talks that help people of privilege see themselves in new and different ways that will help them become better allies. Steve is availailable to speak to your organization or conference about his groundbreaking work bringing highly diverse groups together.


16-NovScience and Human GroupsFredericka Manor - Chula Vista, CA
9-NovScience and Human GroupsInterfaith Council of Murrieta/Temecula, CA
11-OctInterview: My story and my workThat GD Show with Dave Warnock, online
10-JunPanel with Muslim thinkers/activistsFireside Creators
7-MayMuslim Awareness EventPB interfaith Coalition, Pacific Beach, CA
23-MarPanel on Religious TraumaFireside Creators
12-FebInterview: My story and my bookMinority Reportz, Los Angeles, CA



7-NovPanel: Islam in Europe and the USAWebinar, Indian Pluralism Foundation, Kolkata, India
1-OctInterview: My story and my workZaytuna College Podcast - Berkeley, CA
17-SepInterview: My story and my workEveryone's Autonomous Podcast, Minneapolis, MN
25-MayPanelist: Bridging SeparationOnline Conference, Vancouver School of Theology
1-MayInterview: My story and my bookPodcast - Loosen the Bible Belt
23-AprInterview: My story and my workPeacemindedly podcast - Seattle, WA
4-MarKeynote Address14th Doha Interfaith Dialog Conf - Doha, Qatar (cancelled due to COVID)
19-FebDo deeply religious families raise their children to appreciate diversity?Initiatives for Protecting Youth from Extremist and Violent Ideology, UN-Geneva
5-FebKeynote: incentivizing religious groups towards diversityIsmaili Centre - Langley, BC
5-FebMisconceptions about IslamCorvallis Library, Oregon


14-NovLecture: A Grassroots, Community Approach to Addressing IslamophobiaRice University, Dr. Craig Considine, Houston, TX
2-NovIPhones, Social Media, and Religion – Will the Next Generation Believe?Parliament of World Religions, Toronto, ON
5-OctBook DiscussionBarnes&Noble, Pacific Place, Seattle, WA
29-SepMy story and my workMuslim Community Center, East Bay - Pleasanton, CA
27-SepFriendship DinnerChange Begins with Me, San Diego, CA
24-SepBook DiscussionChange Begins with Me, San Diego, CA
18-SepBook DiscussionLake Geneva Library, Wisconsin
14-SepBook DiscussionBarnes&Noble, Long Beach, CA
12-SepInterview - KTLA Morning NewsHollywood, CA
10-SepInterview - CBS8 San DiegoSan Diego, CA
7-SepBook DiscussionBarnes&Noble, Oceanside, CA
5-SepThe Progressive MuslimsSojourn Grace Collective, San Diego, CA
1-SepMy story and my workCorvallis church
20-MarPrayer vigil after NZ mosque attacksSt. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral, San Diego, CA
19-MarInterview: NZ shooting highlights need for dialogKPBS Midday Edition, San Diego, CA
19-MarInterview: My story and my workKOGO radio, San Diego, CA
8-MarSeries: The Diversity of IslamSt. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral, San Diego, CA
3-MarMy story and my workSt. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral, San Diego, CA



30-NovInterview: My story and my bookMindshift Podcast - Seattle, WA
29-NovMuslim Awareness EventSt Andrews by the Sea - San Diego, CA
7-NovMy story and my workSt Andrews by the Sea - San Diego, CA
28-AugMisconceptions about IslamRamona Indivisible
22-JunFriendship DinnerChange Begins with Me, San Diego, CA
8-JunMuslim Awareness EventAll Soul's Episcopal Church, San Diego, CA
1-MarMisconceptions about Islam in the progressive political world.Change Begins with Me, San Diego, CA


Why Do They Hate Us? Making Peace with the Muslim World

Why Do They Hate Us? Making Peace with the Muslim World

$18.99eBook: $7.99

In Why Do They Hate Us?, author Steve Slocum takes the spotlight off the extremists and instead exposes the heart of the everyday Muslim.

"In an era of rampant Islamophobia, Slocum’s book is essential reading."
Todd H. Green, author of The Fear of Islam: An Introduction to Islamophobia in the West

Silver medalist: IBPA Benjamin Franklin Book Awards
Named a best book of 2019 by Booklist and Kirkus.

Available in paperback and ebook


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