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Zainab Salbi

Arab American Women Making an Impact: Zainab Salbi

Nov 6, 2020

By: Ivey Noojin/Arab America Contributing Writer Zainab Salbi is a life-long advocate for women's rights from Iraq. She has used her voice to spread the message of heartache and triumph, garnering her several awards in the process. In 2016, Foreign(...)

Traveling to the Arab World Without Leaving Your House

Nov 5, 2020

By: Sophia Segal/Arab America Contributing Writer  Many of us during quarantine are stressed about not being able to travel or even leave our houses. It's hard to move around and find comfort in seeing the same thing everyday. Even now(...)

Bahbah: The 50,000 Votes That Could Determine the New President of the United States

Nov 4, 2020

Photo courtesy of usatoday.com By: Bishara A. Bahbah/Arab America Featured Columnist Three states – Nevada, Wisconsin, and Michigan – and less than 50,000 votes could determine who the next president of the United States will be. As of approximately 11:00(...)

Olive Oil: Myths vs. Facts

Nov 4, 2020

By: Noah Robertson/Arab America Contributing Writer Around the world, olive oil is gaining the popularity it already had in the Mediterranean and the Arab world. Not surprisingly, as it has spread across the world it has been followed by many(...)

Foods of The Arabian Gulf Countries

Nov 4, 2020

By: Habeeb Salloum/Arab America Contributor For untold centuries, the Bedouins of the Arabian Peninsula have served in their desert tents, mansaf (roasted lamb with rice) to honored guests.  Along the eastern coast of that ancient land, the inhabitants have, through(...)

Greater Syrian Diaspora at 78RPM: Farid Alam Al-Din

Nov 4, 2020

By: Richard Breaux/Arab America Contributing Writer What do you do when you find several dozen 78 rpm records all in Arabic and you can neither read, nor speak the language? You research the musicians and record labels and write about(...)
History of Beauty Standards in the Arab World

History of Beauty Standards in the Arab World

Nov 4, 2020

By: Lindsey Penn/Arab America Contributing Writer Many people consider Ancient Egypt to have had a large influence on modern beauty standards. However, beauty standards all over the world have changed. Of course, the Arab world is no exception. This article(...)

Arab-Israeli Accords Seem more about Trade, Less about Peace—at least for Palestinians

Nov 4, 2020

Abraham Accords signing with President Trump, Prime Minister Netanyahu, and foreign ministers of UAE and Bahrain photo credit Wikipedia By: John Mason/ Arab America Contributing Writer Recent accords signed by Israel, the UAE, and Bahrain, signal a rearrangement of part(...)

The Scent of Oud 101: Why You Should Make the Switch

Nov 3, 2020

By: Safa M. Qureshi/Arab America Contributing Writer The scent is a central feature of olfactory cognition. That means your brain is able to recall whether it has smelled an aroma before, and sometimes even where it was experienced. When I(...)

Check Out These Syrian Refugees and Their Success Stories Around the World

Nov 3, 2020

By: Ala Abed-Rabbo/Arab America Contributing Writer          Millions of Syrian refugees have fled their home country to seek a better life due to the war conflict that started in 2011. However, the conflict and despair did not(...)

10 Arab Americans Urging You To Vote: Nizar Abulaila

Nov 3, 2020

By: Diala Ghneim/Arab America Contributing Writer Nizar Abulaila, 56, nurse turned entrepreneur We spoke with ten Arab Americans about voting from different age groups, industries, and political orientations. They are teachers, lawyers, students, stay at home mothers, IT professionals, etc...(...)

Elite Arab American Donors Among Top Biden Bundlers

Nov 2, 2020

By: Safa M. Qureshi/Arab America Contributing Writer For years, Arab Americans were either invisible, or for the most part, sat on the sidelines of presidential campaigns, but not in 2020. This year, they have organized more than ever before. And(...)

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