Advertisement Close

BLOG

3,310 Results (Page 1 of 276)

The New Levant: World’s Earliest Civilizations of Iraq, Egypt, and Jordan to Create an Economic Union

Jul 6, 2022

A Graphic Design Showcasing the Flags and Landmarks of Iraq, Egypt, and Jordan By: Mohammed Abduljabbar / Arab America Contributing Writer Quick Synopsis The idea of an Arab union is not new. Since the beginning of the 20th century, many(...)

The Stolen Design: The Notre Dame

Jul 6, 2022

Source: Wiki By: Menal Elmaliki / Arab America Contributing Writer Notre Dame de Paris or "Our Lady of Paris," is Europe's finest example of gothic architecture. Despite the cathedrals European identity, parts of its design was strongly shaped by Islamic(...)

Israeli Government on the Move to Occupy More Muslim and Christian Property in Jerusalem

Jul 6, 2022

Al-Aqsa Mosque in the Old City of Jerusalem at risk of encroachment by Jewish settlements -- Photo Agence France-Presse By: John Mason / Arab America Contributing Writer The Israeli government has started to register land ownership in the area of(...)

Tunisian Couscous with Octopus Recipe

Jul 6, 2022

Tunisian dish "Couscous with Octopus"-Photo By: Mariem Hamdi / Arab America Contributing Writer When visiting Tunisia, you should try the Tunisian Couscous with Octopus. It is a very famous dish, showing the fascinating taste of Tunisian cooking that exemplifies the(...)

The Undiscovered Country, Ancient Libya

Jul 6, 2022

History of Ancient Libya By: Antonia Wagura / Arab America contributing writer. The ancient history of Libya, the undiscovered country, is unknown to many. However, there are various stories used to describe ancient Libya. Many know Libya through Egyptian references(...)

COVID versus Saudi Arabia: Will the Hajj Prove Dangerous?

Jul 6, 2022

Saudi Arabia dropped the vaccination requirement just as the first post-COVID Hajj travelers arrive. (Photo: Reuters) By: Riley Bryant / Arab America Contributing Writer For better or for worse, 2022 has been a year of reopenings as the global community(...)

Mayyas Official: A Symbol of Arab and Women's Empowerment

Jul 6, 2022

AMERICA'S GOT TALENT -- “Auditions” Episode 1704 -- Pictured: Mayyas -- (Photo by: Trae Patton/NBC) By: Malorie Lewis / Arab America Contributing Writer On June 21st, America’s Got Talent premiered an all-female group dance audition, from Lebanon, called Mayyas Official.(...)

The Arab World Coming Together to Fight Violence Against Women

Jul 6, 2022

Left- Naira Ashra, Right- Iman Rashid, Photo Credit: Mel Magazine By: Caroline Umphlet / Arab America Contributing Writer In light of recent events, Arabs are uniting together to show their support of women’s rights and safety.  Incidents Naira Ashraf was(...)

Cairo's Mosques Proudly Display Their One Thousand Minarets

Jul 4, 2022

By: Habeeb Salloum/Arab America Contributing Writer Long noted for the Giza Pyramids with their Sphinx and its Museum of Antiquities, Cairo has other equally appealing tourist attributes.   It is saturated with Islamic monuments, virtually unknown to the vast majority(...)

Arab America Foundation Announces 30 Under 30 Awardees--Class of 2022

Jun 29, 2022

For Immediate Release Washington DC (June 29, 2022): The Arab America Foundation announced today the awardees of their 30 Under 30 initiative--Class of 2022. Thirty outstanding Arab Americans were announced from a diverse group. A panel of eight judges from(...)

With Roe Overthrown, Even a few Arab and Muslim Countries now more Tolerant of Abortion than many U.S. States

Jun 29, 2022

Overthrowing Roe means a large majority of women and their families are disenfranchised from safe abortions. The Arab World is also no stranger to restrictive abortion laws. However, even some Arab countries now have more tolerant laws on abortion than(...)
The History of Arabic Calligraphy

The History of Arabic Calligraphy

Jun 29, 2022

Quran Manuscript in new style kufic from Eastern Iran/Present-day Afghanistan, Photo: The Met Museum By: Caroline Umphlet / Arab American contributing writer Overview Arabic calligraphy is more than just writing Arabic in an elegant way. It is better described as(...)

3,310 Results (Page 1 of 276)

.