Menu:




Arab American of the Day
Suheir Hammad
Suheir Hammad

Palestinian-American poet, author, actress, and political activist.

Read more...
Arab Detroit Poll
Do you feel the Obama administration is making progress in the Middle East?
Agree
Somewhat Agree
Disagree


View results


 

Wednesday
August 27th, 2014


Arabic:
An-ah min
English:
I am from
Play Recording







Fairouz of Lebanon sings "Allamouni"

View Full Size

Some of the many foods introduced by the Arabs include, apricots, dates, figs, ginger, lemons, oranges, rice, spinach, sugarcane and strawberries.


 




ADC to Honor Helen Thomas at Convention and Inaugurate Journalism Scholarship





More News...

Since the Kennedy Administration in the early 1960s many policies and initiatives have changed from President to President, but one thing has been consistent; the watchful eye of Arab-American Journalist Helen Thomas who broke all barriers for female journalists. As a central figure in the White House Press corps, and the current Dean, Helen Thomas has always asked tough questions. Even when much of the media establishment failed to question the evidence that led us into war in Iraq, Helen Thomas was among the few who maintained journalistic integrity and responsibility by putting tough questions before the White House.

Now, questioning her 10th President, Helen Thomas continues to be a role model for young journalists throughout this country. At this year's National Convention, the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee will inaugurate a journalism scholarship in Helen Thomas' name to be awarded to outstanding college students majoring in journalism. Helen Thomas will address the convention and more details about the scholarship application will be available soon.

More News...

Article Comments

Please leave your feedback for ADC to Honor Helen Thomas at Convention and Inaugurate Journalism Scholarship here.

Your Name: *
Your Email: *
Notify me when other comments are posted:
Comments: *