Feb 24, 2021
Abdul is an award-winning writer, journalist,
teacher, television commentator, stand-up comedian and civic
leader. He has been covering and writing about state and local
politics/government in Indiana since 2004 (and, before that, in
Illinois), for nearly 25 years. He hosts the “Abdul at Large” talk
show on WIBC-FM 93.1, writes opinion pieces for various news
publications and is the editor/publisher of IndyPolitics.org. He’s a frequent panelist and contributor
to Fox 59's IN Focus and Inside INdiana Business. Abdul was presented
with the Indiana Black Expo’s 2019 Governor’s Award, which is given
to a recipient who uses their skills and accomplishments to give
back to the community.
In this fun, insightful and expansive episode, Abdul talks about his many vocations, and the vast/varied opportunities they’ve created. He also expounds on his love for communication, his desire to be a source of information for the public, and his realization and appreciation that everything happens for a reason.