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Fida’i: The History and Significance of the Palestinian National Anthem

Oct 22, 2021

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=74pxKzFRMFU By: Evan Ploeckelman / Arab America Contributing Writer Palestine has existed alongside Israel throughout its inception. However, unlike its neighbor, Palestinians did not always have the trappings of a nation, and one notable exception was a national anthem. It(...)

The Rise and Fall of Arab Nationalism

Oct 22, 2021

By Arab America Contributing Author/ Christian Jimenez Nationalism is one of the most powerful and influential movements in the world and one that began during the 19th century. The term nationalism refers to the idea that a nation of people(...)

Qatar Continues its Principled Rejection of the Abraham Accords as Anti-Palestinian

Oct 20, 2021

Qatar Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani has been a principled voice against the Abraham Accords as anti-Palestinian Photo: Ekurd Daily By John Mason / Arab America Contributing Writer Qatari diplomats are the advocate's par excellence of Palestinians(...)

Traditional Music of Morocco Series (Episode 2 of 7): Gnawa

Oct 20, 2021

A Gnawa musician playing the guembri, a traditional instrument used in Gnawa music. Photo: Wikipedia By: Claire Boyle / Arab America Contributing Writer Introduction: The country of Morocco is one of many cultures, beautiful architecture, amazing cities, and it also(...)
The Gradual Decline of Coral Reefs in the UAE; Efforts for Preservation

The Gradual Decline of Coral Reefs in the UAE: Efforts for Preservation

Oct 20, 2021

Photo courtesy of Unsplash by Marek Okon. By: MacKenzie DiLeo/Arab America Contributing Writer The United Arab Emirates is home to the largest and most significant coastal and marine habitats, most notably coral reefs. Coral reefs are among the most productive(...)

U.S. Palestinian Community Stands Against the Palestinian Authority’s Attacks on Palestinian Leaders

Oct 20, 2021

Mahmoud Abbas - President of the PANizar BanatDr. Osama Abu Irshaid By: Omar Mansour / Arab America Contributing Writer The Palestinian Authority has expanded its authoritarian crackdown on critical Palestinian voices, extending its boot from the confines of the occupied(...)

The Rich Christian History of Libya

Oct 20, 2021

Christianity in Libya, Catholic Church, Tripoli Source: Pin By: Ruqyah Sweidan/Arab America Contributing Writer One of the lesser-known demographic facts about the North African country of Libya is its Christian population. Most, unfortunately, the population has dwindled greatly due to(...)

Palestine Takes Over Netflix

Oct 20, 2021

By: Anthony Bayyouk / Arab America Contributing Writer Introduction Netflix has released 32 Palestiaian films on their platform. Each film is directed and stars Palestinian actors. The movie was made to diversify their platform and appeal to more Middle Eastern(...)

The Importance of Social Justice and Equality in Islam

Oct 20, 2021

By: Leyelle Mosallam / Arab America Contributing Writer The entire religion of Islam is based on Tawhid, which is the practice of believing in the oneness of God. Tawhid is emphasized in the Shahada, which states “there is no god(...)

Foukara Joins Connect Arab America’s Empowerment Summit, A Role Model for Arab American Journalists in America.

Oct 20, 2021

“America has been a land of opportunity. But a community’s success here is neither a foregone conclusion nor an irrevocable result.” Al Jazeera Washington Bureau Chief Abderrahim Foukara By Isra' Saleh / Arab America Contributing Writer Born and raised in Morocco,(...)

Dana Al-Fardan's Exclusive Preview of "Indigo" at the Kennedy Center

Oct 19, 2021

By: Leyelle Mosallam / Arab America Contributing Writer On October 5th, Qatari composer, singer, and songwriter, Dana Al Fardan, performed an exclusive preview of her upcoming album, Indigo, at Washington D.C.’s John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Her(...)

A Journey to Queen of Sheba’s City

Oct 19, 2021

  By: Habeeb Salloum/Arab America Contributing Writer After passing through a fast expanding and dusty suburb of Sana’a, Yemen’s capital, on our way to Ma’rib, better known as ‘Queen of Sheba’s City’, we were treated to Yemeni hospitality at tis(...)

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