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The United Nations at 75: A Time for Renewal and Innovation

Jan 8, 2020

By Elif Selin Calik/Arab America Contributing Writer On June 26, 2020, the international community will celebrate the 75th anniversary of the United Nations Charter. Recently, at the Doha Forum 2019, the leader of the UN discussed the UN’s future at(...)

Do you Want to Make Your Guests Feel Comfortable? Learn from the Arabs

Jan 1, 2020

By: Ala Abed-Rabbo/Arab America Contributing Writer Arabs and their Home Guests The Arab householders express a generous welcome through their efforts to make sure that guests feel comfortable and "at home." Lavish hospitality is one that is not only commendable(...)

Who Were the Greatest Arab Singers of the 20th Century?

Jan 1, 2020

By Randa Necola/Arab America Contributing Writer  Arabs are known for their love of music which is reflected in their successful music industry. The most famous Arab singers not only had the love of the Arab people but achieved success outside(...)

The Odyssey Of the Arabic Language and Its Script

Jan 1, 2020

By: Habeeb Salloum/Contributing Writer The Arabic language is the youngest of Semitic idioms which include Aramaic, the Assyro-Babylonian tongues, Ethiopic, Hebrew and South Arabic like Sabean and Himyaritic. However, it is the nearest to the original archetype, ‘Ursemitisch’, from which(...)

Kibbeh Nayeh: The Finest Lebanese Dish for all Festivities

Jan 1, 2020

BY: Nisreen Eadeh/Arab America Contributing Writer In the U.S. today, health departments urge Americans left and right to avoid consuming raw meat, but the Lebanese community is scoffing off those warnings for the delicious kibbeh nayeh. Raw kibbeh, known as(...)

Is Jesus Christ a Palestinian Superstar?

Dec 25, 2019

By: Arab America Contributing Writer, Emily Devereaux This Christmas season, let's reflect on Jesus' life and the historical areas of that far away land. While there is a debate about who is Jesus, still, there is some evidence o His(...)

2019 Arab America in Review

Dec 25, 2019

By Heba Mohammad/Arab America Contributing Writer As the new year (and a new decade!) draws near, this is a natural opportunity to look back on the events, moments, and policies of 2019 that shaped Arab America. From groundbreaking new television(...)

The Richness of the Arabic Language

Dec 25, 2019

By: Ala Abed-Rabbo/Arab America Contributing Writer The Arabic Language Around the world, 25 countries claim the Arabic Language as an official or co-official language. The countries are Qatar, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman, Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia, Chad,(...)

The Cookie that Soothes the Tummy- Ka’ak Bi Yansoon--Anise Sesame Cookies

Dec 25, 2019

By: Blanche Shaheen/Arab America Contributing Writer This time of year can be festive and stressful simultaneously, where long lines, traffic, and aggressive shopping cart pushers can intermix with holiday parties, sparkling lights, and jolly Santas. One way to bring sanity(...)

Exploring Modern Syria's Christian Heartland

Dec 25, 2019

By: Habeeb Salloum/ Arab America Contributing Writer The cool morning air was invigorating as we left Homs – the Emesa of the Romans – driving westward on an excellent four-lane highway. We had spent a day in this ancient town(...)

“Angels, we have heard on high…”—what have we heard? Arab perspectives on Angels

Dec 25, 2019

By John Mason,/Arab America Contributing Writer Angels are not simple. They embody all kinds of purposes and motives, not all coming from “on high.”  Angels occur across all three Abrahamic faiths, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Some overlap among the three(...)

Merry Christmas to All in Bethlehem, the City of Peace

Dec 25, 2019

  By: Leila Diab/Arab America Contributing Writer During this Christmas and holiday season 2019, the contagious spirit of peace, love, and joy to world humanity is one of the holiest nights for all supreme worshippers; especially, in the little town(...)

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