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Being Gay in an Arab World

Feb 20, 2017

BY: Alicia Naser/Contributing Writer Heavily involved in the American Palestinian community, I’ve been fortunate enough to meet young adults my age through youth summits, conventions, and leadership conferences. Upon meeting so many fellow Arab Americans, and having traveled much of(...)
Texas University Doesn’t Stick Up Students After Finding White Supremacist Flyers on Campus #HummusHaters

Texas University Doesn’t Stick Up For Students After Finding White Supremacist Flyers on Campus #HummusHaters

Feb 20, 2017

With all the anti-Arab bashing we see in the news every week, Arab America is determined to expse those who discriminate against our community. We will recognize those who vilify the positive influence and contributions Arabs have made to the(...)

Will Palestine’s 10-Year-Old Refugee Ever Grow Up?

Feb 17, 2017

BY: Yara Jouzy/Contributing Writer A Palestinian identity isn’t complete without the political cartoon of a refugee child, Handala. In 1975, the famous Naji Al-Ali created this 10-year-old boy, who will remain at this age until the occupation of Palestine ends.(...)

The Worst Statements Made at Trump-Netanyahu Press Conference

Feb 16, 2017

BY: Nisreen Eadeh/Staff Writer President Trump welcomed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to the White House on Wednesday. At a press conference, the two leaders addressed multiple issues, including: solutions to the decades long Israeli-Palestinian conflict; Israel’s growing settlement activity;(...)

Protesters Continuously Disrupt Friedman Hearing

Feb 16, 2017

BY: Nisreen Eadeh/Staff Writer On Thursday morning, the United State Senate held a hearing to vote on whether David Friedman will become the next U.S. Ambassador to Israel. Friedman, who was President Trump’s bankruptcy lawyer for 15 years, has a(...)

Popular Arab-Owned DC Restaurant to Close 6 Locations for #DayWithoutImmigrants

Feb 15, 2017

BY: Nisreen Eadeh/Staff Writer Buzzing throughout social media is talk of #DayWithoutImmigrants. Latino immigrants across Washington, DC are preparing to close their restaurants, skip work, keep the kids home from school, and refrain from purchasing any goods on Thursday, February(...)

Palestine Awareness Week is Bigger Than Ever, But Activists Still Want to be Anonymous

Feb 15, 2017

BY: Nisreen Eadeh/Staff Writer Students across the United States, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and other countries are in the midst of Palestine Awareness Week 2017. Formerly known as Israeli Apartheid Week, Palestine Awareness Week is an international series(...)

PalestinePAC Announces it Will File a Lawsuit Against Senator Rubio for Defamation of Palestinian Americans

Feb 15, 2017

BY: Nisreen Eadeh/Staff Writer and Diego Reyes/Contributing Writer Donald Trump may have won the presidential campaign, but his fellow GOP candidates are still vying for love from Israel to stay on the lobbyists’ good sides. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) has(...)

10 Arabic Valentine's Day Essentials

Feb 15, 2017

BY: Nadine Ismail/Ambassador Blogger Here is my list of the 10 essential ways to discover love in Arabic for the entire family. You can find books for kids, fun recipes and projects, and notorious love songs and movies that are(...)

Damascus's Living Art - Inlaying Wood

Feb 15, 2017

BY: Habeeb Salloum/Contributing Writer I was amazed watching an expert mosaic craftsman at work, surrounded by thousands of tiny thin pieces of plastic and wood in a multitude of colours. With nimble hands, he fashioned them into patterns of geometrical inspiration(...)

Shish Barak: Meat Dumplings in Yogurt Sauce

Feb 15, 2017

BY: Yara Jouzy/Contributing Writer Shish Barak is a traditional Arab dish that dates back to the 14th century. Similar to most Arab dishes, the origins are difficult to trace, but it is said that the dish came from pre-Islamic Persia(...)

The Power of Unity is Stopping Trump's Immigration Ban

Feb 15, 2017

BY: Stephanie Yasi Farokhi/Contributing Writer “You will not be able to get to your destination at this time.” Similar statements have been made to individuals en route to the United States in the past few weeks. Fortuitously, three federal judges have(...)

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