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Learning Arabic: One Path to a More Globalized World

Mar 29, 2017

BY: Daniel Gil/Contributing Writer Summer in Washington D.C. can become unbearably hot and humid, and the inability to pay an $80 dollar bill at an expensive, uptown Yemeni restaurant can really make someone sweat. This is the situation that Selam(...)

Rwandan President Calls Israel an 'Inspiration' for Overcoming Genocide at AIPAC Conference

Mar 28, 2017

BY: Nisreen Eadeh/Staff Writer In an address to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) in Washington, DC on Sunday, Rwandan President Paul Kagame described Israel as an inspiration. President Kagame referenced similarities between the Nazi Holocaust and the Rwandan(...)

11 Arab American Women Giving Us Representation in the Cutthroat World of Fashion

Mar 28, 2017

BY: Yara Jouzy/Contributing Writer In an industry where beauty standards are often equated to white women only, Arab American women are succeeding in their breakdown of the diversity barrier. They run the catwalk, they set trends, and they run self-made(...)
First Ever #MuslimWomensDay Has Commenced!

First Ever #MuslimWomensDay Has Commenced!

Mar 27, 2017

BY: Michelle Dermarkar/Contributing Writer During a month when women are fully recognized for the incredible things they do, March 27 marks the first ever day to honor and remember Muslim women’s resilience in a time when there has been an(...)

Drake Shows Love to Arabs in his New Album “More Life”

Mar 27, 2017

By: Yara Jouzy/Contributing Writer Last week, rapper Aubrey Drake Graham, also known as Drake, dropped his newest album titled, “More Life.” Fans all over the world were bursting with energy, particularly his Arab ones, after they heard his references to(...)

BDS Co-Founder Omar Barghouti Arrested By Israel For Tax Evasion

Mar 24, 2017

BY: Julia Jahanpour/Contributing Writer Co-founder of the Boycott Divestment Sanctions (BDS) movement, Omar Barghouti, was arrested Sunday for alleged tax evasion in the amount of $700,000. This income was supposedly hidden from the Israeli government and coming from his other business ventures,(...)

10 Arab Women Making Strides in Politics

Mar 24, 2017

BY: Diego Reyes/Contributing Writer March marks Women’s History Month where the world celebrates women’s contributions to history, culture, and society. It is important to recognize the great achievements that have been made in the world of politics, an area where(...)

Youth Sports Help Syrian Refugees Adjust to Life in America

Mar 24, 2017

BY: David Demaria/Contributing Writer As Syrian refugees continue to enter the US, they look for ways to integrate themselves into American society. One of the ways young Syrian refugees can quickly adapt to their new country is through participation in(...)

Senate Republicans Confirm Friedman Believing He Will Strengthen US-Israel Bonds

Mar 24, 2017

BY: Nisreen Eadeh/Staff Writer The Republican-led Senate confirmed President Trump’s pick for U.S. Ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, on Thursday. The Senate voted along party lines, 52-46, to confirm Friedman. Democrats, who claimed that the bankruptcy attorney had a history(...)

World Vision Cleared From Israel Claim of Aiding Hamas

Mar 23, 2017

BY: Diego Reyes/Contributing Writer World Vision, a Christian charity that provides humanitarian relief all around the globe, has been cleared of providing funds to Hamas by the Australian government. Last year, Israel accused World Vision of sending funds to Hamas with the(...)

The Magic of an Arab Woman's Kitchen

Mar 23, 2017

BY: Dahlia Shaaban/Ambassador Blogger It is said that when a woman cooks, she transmits magic through her fingertips and into her dishes to nourish loved ones. It’s Women’s History Month and at Arab America, we’re honoring the women who have(...)

Countering Violent Extremism Takes More Than a Strong Military

Mar 23, 2017

BY: Julia Jahanpour/Contributing Writer  In his first budget request, President Trump proposed to remove $54 billion from the State Dept. budget and transfer it to the Pentagon. This would drastically reduce spending for foreign aid and non-defense programs. Trump's new(...)

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