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10 Arab Books to Read to Learn About Social Issues

Jul 23, 2021

By: Lindsey Penn/ Arab America Contributing Writer If you're looking for a new book to add to your list, look no further. These next ten books give you an insight into a few of the most pressing social issues in(...)

Do Arab Students Excel at School? Find out which countries made it to the list

Jul 23, 2021

Credit: Wisconsin Muslim Journal By: Wael Sultan/Arab America Contributing Writer Education plays a huge role in human, social and economic development. Countries with quality education can promote gender equality, reduce child marriages, promote peace and enhance a person's chance of(...)

Rony Seikaly: The Best Arab Basketball Player of All Time?

Jul 23, 2021

Credit: Chat Sports By: Christian Jimenez/ Arab America Contributing Writer The NBA is full of many international players from around the world with some famous examples being Manu Ginobili from Argentina and Giannis Antetokounmpo from Greece.  The success of these(...)

Oregon Governor Signs Bill Declaring April as Arab American Heritage Month

Jul 22, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oregon Governor, Kate Brown WASHINGTON DC. (July 22, 2021) This week, Oregon Governor Kate Brown signed into law House Bill 2914, which declares April of each year as Arab American Heritage Month. Oregon is the second state(...)
Arabs & World War II: the Sacrifice and the Impact

Arabs & World War II: The Sacrifice and the Impact

Jul 22, 2021

Image 1: Geographic Map of Arab World. Source: Seterra. By: Ruqyah Sweidan/Arab America Contributing Writer The first time America realized the significance of the Middle East was during World War II. Before the war, the US was mainly involved in(...)

Kefta--The Enhanced Middle Eastern Hamburger

Jul 21, 2021

By: Blanche Shaheen/Arab America Contributing Writer Kefta elevates average ground meat to a completely different level of flavor, through the addition of extra herbs, spices, and aromatics. There are a variety of different names for this delicacy from kofta, kufta,(...)

Arab America Foundation Announces 40 Under 40 Awardees--Class of 2021

Jul 21, 2021

For Immediate Release Washington DC (July 21, 2021): The Arab America Foundation announced today the awardees of their 40 Under 40 initiative--Class of 2021. Forty Arab Americans were announced from a pool of close to one-hundred applications. Seven judges from(...)

Ziryab: A Social Trendsetter Missing from the Western Hall of Fame

Jul 21, 2021

By: Habeeb Salloum/Arab America Contributing Writer The first time that I walked the streets of Cordoba, once Moorish Spain’s world-renowned capital, I could not believe my eyes.The city’s Arab era had not been forgotten. Statues had been erected to many(...)
Famous Cities in Morocco (Episode 2 of 13) – Marrakech

Famous Cities in Morocco Series (Episode 2 of 13): Marrakech

Jul 21, 2021

A collage of the famous places to go to in Marrakech, MoroccoPhoto: Wikipedia By: Claire Boyle / Arab America Contributing Writer Introduction: The country of Morocco has so many interesting towns and cities as well as beautiful landmarks. From the(...)

The Meaning and History behind the Pan-Arab Colors

Jul 21, 2021

The Pan-Arab colors. Source: Transparent Language Blog By Evan Ploeckelman / Arab America Contributing Writer Many people know the pan-Arab colors - Black, White, Red, and Green - and the places where they are used, such as on the flags(...)

Kefta - The Enhanced Middle Eastern Hamburger

Jul 21, 2021

Beef kefta brochettes. Credit: Feast In The Middle East: A Personal Journey of Family and Cuisine By: Blanche Shaheen/ Arab America Contributing Writer Kefta elevates average ground meat to a completely different level of flavor, through the addition of extra(...)

Eid Al Adha 2021

Jul 21, 2021

By: Waverly Nohr/ Arab America Contributing Writer Identity is made up of so many factors. According to Psychology Today, “Identity encompasses the memories, experiences, relationships, and values that create one's sense of self.”  Keeping that in mind, religion is a huge determinant of(...)

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