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Djibouti--A Little "Afro-Arab" State on the Horn of Africa: At The Crossroads of Arab-Middle East Politics

Jun 5, 2019

By John Mason/Arab America Contributing Writer Referred to as a “postage stamp-sized” country, Djibouti is home to a small population of Yemeni Arabs. Some of these Arabs emigrated there many years ago across the Bab al-Mandeb Strait, a short distance(...)

Ma’Moul: The Ancient Tribal Cookie

Jun 5, 2019

By: Blanche Shaheen/Arab America Contributing Writer During the Ramadan and Easter holidays, there is a special cookie that has traveled through time since the age of the Egyptian Pharaohs. Today this cookie carries religious significance for both Christians and Muslims,(...)

Abu Tabila: A Waste of Time or a Timeless Tradition?

Jun 5, 2019

By: Katie Teague/Arab America Contributing Writer As the holy month of Ramadan has just ended, people in the Arab World still remember the distinct beats of a drum echo loudly through the streets as dawn approaches.  What could confuse those(...)

June is Immigrant Heritage Month! #celebrateimmigrants

Jun 5, 2019

By: Annika Wolfe/Arab America Contributing Writer This June is the 6th Annual Immigrant Heritage Month (IHM) in the United States! It is a “nationwide effort to celebrate immigrants and share inspirational stories of immigration in America.” The month “provides an(...)

10 Reasons Arab Americans are Successful in Business

May 29, 2019

By: Emiliya Strahilova/Arab America Contributing Writer It is said that ideas pull the trigger, but instinct loads the gun. In 2017 we witnessed plenty of small and bigger victories of popular Arab Americans from various fields. How do Arab Americans(...)

5 Fascinating Facts About The Arabic Language

May 29, 2019

BY Vinu Renish / Arab America Contributing Writer Arabic is an interesting language with deep historical roots! The history of the Arabic language spans centuries from well before the advent of the Christian era. This fascinating language gave humanity the(...)

12 Amazing Arab American Women You Need to Know About

May 29, 2019

By: Emily Becker/Arab America Contributing Writer Little is known about the true lives of Arab American women in the United States and around the world.  Unfortunately, many of their accomplishments and contributions to society are overshadowed by stereotypes arising from(...)

12 Healthy Foods Arab Americans Eat That Prevent Cancer!

May 29, 2019

By: Annika Wolfe/ Arab America Contributing Writer As cancer research progresses, we are learning more and more about the foods that can help prevent the disease. Many of the fruits and vegetables we already eat can prevent cancer. Arab Americans(...)

Reasons the Media Fails to Tell the Truth about Us

May 29, 2019

There was once a time when one could rely completely on the media for accurate information, unfortunately, that time had passed a long time ago. In more recent times, media has gained its own reputation for putting their own twist(...)

Traces of the Moors in Murcia Complement the Appeal of El Mar Menor'a Resorts

May 29, 2019

By: Habeeb Salloum/Arab America Contributing Writer "The city of Murcia with its resorts on Coasta Cálida combines history and modern leisure.  This is why tourism has become our number one industry." The pleasant Mercedes Garcia, Commercial Advisor for the city Murcia(...)

How Do Democratic Candidates Line Up On Palestine?

May 23, 2019

It goes without saying that the U.S. government has for years favored Israeli interests over those of the Palestinian people. The American-Israeli alliance is a very powerful one, and this coupled with strong support from the extensive American Jewish community(...)

Collaboration Key to Advancing Arab Americans’ Priorities

May 22, 2019

By: Heba Mohammad/Arab America Contributing Writer As Arab Americans continue to confront challenges, both new and ongoing, collective response is required to move the community forward. An attitude of cooperation has long served the community well, and recent successes are(...)

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