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Carobs: A Newly Discovered Health Food In North America

Oct 18, 2017

By Habeeb Salloum/Contributing Writer A relatively unknown food in the western world, carobs have been since the dawn of history, at least 2,000 BC, in the lands of the ancient civilizations, a pleasing addition to the human diet. Throughout the(...)

10 Behaviors of Arab American Parents

Oct 18, 2017

By: Meriam Helal/ Arab America Contributing Writer Each parent has his/her own parenting techniques, but Arab American parents all have specific tricks and habits they all do to their children. Here are some of them. 1. They answer “Insha Allah” to(...)

10 Things to Consider Before Traveling to the Arab World

Oct 18, 2017

By: Ani Karapetyan/ Arab America Contributing Writer Arab countries are a popular destination for tourists from all over the world. Therefore, it is not surprising to see the color and beauty of Arab countries create a magical atmosphere which is(...)

5 Recent and Positive Developments Concerning Palestine

Oct 18, 2017

By: Michaela Schrum/Contributing Writer There have been many developments in the past month concerning Palestine, The US, and Israel. Here are the top 5 most important and relevant events. 1. Palestine Given INTERPOL Membership September 27, 2017, Palestine was voted(...)

Top 3 Reasons the Mediterranean Diet Promotes Longevity

Oct 18, 2017

By: Dahlia Shaaban/Contributing Writer It was in a past life, during my stint in Middle East conflict resolution, that I stumbled upon the ancestral wisdom of the Mediterranean diet. Springtime in Beirut, 2009 was a delicious epiphany. I was in(...)

Arab Americans Need to Exercise their Right to Register and Vote

Oct 18, 2017

By Yasir Shallal/Arab America Contributing Writer As an American citizen of Iraqi descent. I am writing to encourage you to vote in the upcoming elections. On November 7th. You will have an opportunity to take part in democracy and exercise(...)

ACLU Files Lawsuit Against Kansas Law which Targets Boycott of Israel

Oct 18, 2017

By Michaela Schrum/Contributing Writer Ester Koontz, a science and math curriculum coach in Wichita, Kansas has filed a lawsuit with the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) against a Kansas law (HB 2409) discussed during an emergency legislative session for education(...)

The Arab and Mulit-Ethnic Influences in Singapore

Oct 11, 2017

By Habeeb Salloum/Contributing Writer "Singapore works because we have learned how to live together.  It's how the nations of the world should get along."  My Chinese taxi driver had nothing but praise for his tiny city-state.  He continued, "We have(...)

The Role of the Church in Preserving the Arab American Heritage

Oct 11, 2017

Photo: Basilica of St. Mary’s Antiochian Orthodox Church, Livonia, Michigan Meriam Helal/ Arab America Contributing Writer The Arab world is diverse with different denominations of Christians. But unlike other ethnicities, Arab Christians have a stronger relationship with the faith and(...)

Life as an Anthropologist Facing a Conflictive Middle East

Oct 11, 2017

By John Mason/ Arab America Contributing Writer From the moment my wife and I set foot in Libya in 1968, we were stepping into an environment defined by the Middle East conflict. This conflict includes the Sunni-Shia divide or to(...)

5 Fascinating Facts About The Arabic Language

Oct 11, 2017

BY Vinu Renish / Arab America Contributing Writer Arabic is an interesting language with deep historical roots! The history of the Arabic language spans centuries from well before the advent of the Christian era. This fascinating language gave humanity the(...)

The Secret Weapon in Arab Food: Health Benefits of Garlic

Oct 11, 2017

By Ani Karapetyan/Contributing Writer Garlic has always been super popular in the Arab World. Arabs use garlic for both purposes: as a food product, and for medical purposes. Arabs have always been well aware of a large amounts of vitamins(...)

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