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Trump Could be Impeached for Downing Syrian Jet

Jun 21, 2017

By: Daniel Gil/ Contributing Writer The downing of a Syrian warplane by the American military made international headlines Monday and served as a manifestation of escalating tensions between Moscow and Washington as the fighting in Syria reaches a pivotal point.(...)

Do You Know these 10 U.S. Cities with Arab Names?

Jun 21, 2017

By Colby Cyrus/Arab America Contributing Writer So much of America exists in the Arab world: from food chains to clothing stores, and car companies to banks, it is not difficult to find many traces of the United States in this(...)

Eid al-Fitr Symbolizes End of Ramadan for 2018

Jun 21, 2017

  Eid al-Fitr (عيد الفطر), which is the celebration of breaking fast, is one of the most important Muslim holidays. It is celebrated the first three days of Shawwal (شوال) in honor of the end of the holy month of(...)

On World Refugee Day Arab America Speaks to Syrian Refugee About Middle East, More

Jun 20, 2017

By Daniel Gil/ Contributing Writer Qutaiba Idlbi had been imprisoned twice by the Syrian government and managed to survive, so when police came to arrest him for the third time, he knew he had to escape into hiding. It was(...)

New York Arabic Orchestra Celebrates 10 Years With a Sold-Out Manhattan Performance

Jun 15, 2017

The New York Arabic Orchestra led by Bassam Saba celebrated its 10th Anniversary with a sold-out performance on June 9 at Elebash Recital Hall in Manhattan. This was the first concert of the year, from the 35 piece orchestra which featured(...)

On this Father's Day: My Living Legend, My Role Model, My Father

Jun 14, 2017

By Mike Enayah/Arab America Ambassador Blogger This is a tribute to my father Mohammad Jalal Enayah a writer, poet, artist, visionary and a living testimony to persevering spirit. He always thought that there is a better way to do things,(...)

Memories of my Father on Father's Day: Lessons and Values

Jun 14, 2017

  By Nizar Hashem Farsakh, Arab America Ambassador Blogger On this Father’s Day, I invoke my father’s memory the way he would have liked me to, through stories. As I celebrate his legacy, I think not only of the lessons(...)

Deportation of Iraqi-Americans Raises Moral Questions

Jun 14, 2017

  By: Colby Cyrus/Arab America Contributing Writer When Majid Cholak first came to the United States from Iraq in 1971, he never imagined the circumstances under which he would have to leave. He was happy to be in the land(...)

National Coalition of Christian Organizations in Palestine Releases Statement Calling for More Action Against Israel

Jun 14, 2017

Picture: House of Commons Seminar on Plight of Christians Living in Palestine By Daniel Gil/ Contributing Writer The National Coalition of Christian Organizations in Palestine released a statement Monday calling for all Christians to condemn Israel’s occupation of Palestine and(...)

10 Common Questions About Ramadan

Jun 14, 2017

By Ramzi Gharbi/ Contributing Writer On May 26, 2017 began the ninth month of the Islamic Calendar, hence Ramadan is in session! A billion Muslims around the world are practicing the 5 pillars of Islam. There are 3.3 million Muslims living(...)

The Changing Family Role of the Arab American Father

Jun 14, 2017

  By Daniel Gil/ Contributing Writer In 1993, Halim Barakat released a book titled The Arab World where he outlined typical trends and normalities in Arab society, culture, and family life. According to Barakat, the father plays the role of(...)

Fifty Years After Israeli Attack on US Naval Ship, No Justice Provided to Survivors

Jun 8, 2017

Damaged USS Liberty One Day After Attack By Daniel Gil/ Contributing Writer On June 8 1967, Ernest Gallo was thrown across the radio research room of the USS Liberty when an Israeli torpedo struck the ship, during the attack of(...)

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