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New Poll Shows Split Attitudes Towards Arab Refugees

Jun 16, 2016

BY: ANDREW HANSEN/ Contributing Writer On Monday, the Brookings Institute hosted a panel discussion regarding the most recent polling of American attitudes toward refugees coming from the Arab world. The speakers of the event were esteemed experts on research pertaining(...)

A Symptom, Not A Cause

Jun 16, 2016

BY: Julia Kassem/Contributing Writer Overnight, 49 people in downtown Orlando were killed in a shooting that leveraged dual damage against two minority groups often marginalized and ostracized in the mainstream media. In America’s worst mass shooting in history, it is(...)

Diabetic Patients and Fasting in Ramadan

Jun 15, 2016

BY: Dr. Sameh Ahmed Ghareeb/Contributing writer (May Allah accept this article as a Sadaqa in behalf of the soul of my late dad) Around 50 million people with diabetes worldwide fast during Ramadan. For the next few years, Ramadan in(...)

An Imaginary Journey Back to Spain's Arab History

Jun 15, 2016

BY: Habeeb Salloum/Contributing writer To fully realize the extensive influence of Arabic on the Spanish language and culture let us relate an imaginary journey made to Andalusia, the name itself a pure symbol of this impact. The Arabic name for(...)

Casting Call for College-Aged Arab Americans

Jun 14, 2016

SHOOT DETAILS Client: Prominent Consumer Goods Company Photographer: JJ Sulin Shoot Date: June 28, 2016 CASTING DETAILS - College age IMEA (Indian/Middle Eastern/Arab) Men and Women - Ages of 18 to 24 - Overall: Young, Confident, and Energetic. - To portray(...)

Trump Vows to Increase Surveillance on American Muslims and Mosques

Jun 14, 2016

BY: Andrew Hansen/ Contributing Writer In the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando this past weekend, Americans of all ethnicities, age, sexual orientations, and political affiliations are expressing their condolences to the families of the victims of the attack(...)

Trump Attacks Syrian Refugees in Addressing Orlando Shooting

Jun 14, 2016

BY: Tamara Wong Azaiez/Contributing Writer  Following the recent shootings in Orlando, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump addressed America’s foreign policy regulations today. In his speech, he chose to target the recent flow of Syrian refugees as a prevalent reason behind(...)

Why us? Another shooting by a sociopath and Arab Americans are blamed... Again

Jun 13, 2016

BY: Nisreen Eadeh/Staff Writer America has witnessed another mass shooting. Since the shooter was Muslim, there has been an outpour of condemnations by American Muslim and Arab American organizations, such as CAIR, ACLR, and ACCESS. Arab America stands in solidarity(...)

#RumiWasntWhite - Hollywood Continues to Whitewash Films

Jun 13, 2016

BY: Clara Ana Ruplinger/Contributing Writer Recent news sources say that the writer of the box office hit film, The Gladiator, David Franzoni, wants to cast Leonardo DiCaprio as poet Jalaluddin al-Rumi, and Robert Downey Jr. as Shams of Tabriz, Rumi’s(...)

I’m a gay man. Don’t use an attack on my community as an excuse for Islamophobia.

Jun 13, 2016

German Lopez Vox.com Like other gay Americans on Sunday, I woke up to the news of the mass shooting at a gay club in Orlando, Florida, with absolute horror. My immediate reaction was to turn to my sleeping husband and(...)

Arab America Helps to Feed Washington, DC

Jun 11, 2016

On Monday, June 5, Arab America announced its 2016 Ramadan campaign, "Hummus for the Homeless." It partnered with Catholic Charities to achieve its modest help during the holy month of Ramadan.  Every Friday during Ramadan, we are serving the homeless of Washington, DC.(...)
The PalBox: From Palestine to You

American Delivery Service Supports Local Palestinian Businesses

Jun 10, 2016

BY:  Kristina Perry/Contributing Writer Growing from the recent boom in subscription goods services, PalBox is a fair trade and 501(c)(3) organization that sends organic and cultural Palestinian goods in a quarterly box. Half of all proceeds from purchases of PalBox benefit(...)

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