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“Global Aid for Lebanon” Surpasses $1 Million in Donations in Just Ten Days

Sep 7, 2020

By: Maria Yepez/Arab America Contributing Writer                    On the afternoon of Aug. 4, the picturesque Beirut, Lebanon, was suddenly reduced to buildings and businesses in ruins and unrecognizable streets after a massive(...)
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Qatar's Preparations for the 2022 World Cup

Sep 7, 2020

Diario AS By: Jackson Chasen-Buckley/ Arab America Contributing Writer In less than two years, the global population will flock to their TVs, tablets, and phones in order to witness the quadrennial sports competition known as the World Cup in the(...)

A Fight to Save Beirut’s Historic Architecture

Sep 4, 2020

BY: Maria Yepez/ Arab America Contributing Writer                    In addition to causing the disappearance of thousands, and the loss of nearly 180 people, the explosion of the port of Beirut swept through(...)
Arab fashion week 2020 hosted online

Arab Fashion Week 2020 Hosted Online

Sep 4, 2020

By: Yasmina Hage/ Arab America Contributing Writer The Arab Fashion Council (AFC) is the largest non-profit fashion association representing the 22 member countries of the Arab League. Its objectives are to promote Arab fashion designers internationally, disseminate fashion culture in(...)
Ghassan Kanafani: The Novelist and Political Activist

Ghassan Kanafani: The Novelist and Political Activist

Sep 3, 2020

By: Lindsey Penn/Arab America Contributing Writer Ghassan Kanafani, one of the most well-known Palestinian writers, is famous for his many stories about Palestinian life after the Nakba. His books are globally famous, and many have been translated into multiple languages.(...)
A Major Step for Saudi Women; the Introduction of a Women’s Soccer League

A Major Step for Saudi Women; the Introduction of a Women’s Soccer League

Sep 3, 2020

By: MacKenzie DiLeo/Arab America Contributing Writer For the past two years, Saudi women have seen improvement in terms of rights and the regulation of freedoms. Saudi Arabia, which has long been one of the world’s strictest societies with regard to(...)
The Mediterranean Diet - Middle Eastern Style

The Mediterranean Diet--Middle Eastern Style

Sep 2, 2020

By: Blanche Shaheen/Arab America Contributing Writer Since this pandemic began, scientific data has shown that obesity, alcoholism, depression, suicide, and a plethora of other health conditions have increased dramatically. These are all conditions that can be prevented or treated with(...)

From Michigan, With Love: One Man's Worldwide Quest for Peace

Sep 2, 2020

By: Holly Johnson/Arab America Contributing Writer Peace, love, truth, and compassion. These are four adjectives that Yusif Barakat lives by. Known simply as Yusif, Barakat, an 85-year-old advocate for harmony, has spent more time than he can count getting into,(...)

Greater Syrian Diaspora at 78RPM: Anthony Shaptini

Sep 2, 2020

By: Richard Breaux/Arab America Contributing Writer  Anthony George Shaptini was born Anthony Elias George on July 29, 1893, in Saint Louis, Missouri to Elias and Mary George, immigrants to the United States from Chabtine, Greater Syria (now Lebanon). Mary George(...)

The Hidden Spanish Resort of Gandia

Sep 2, 2020

By: Habeeb Salloum/Arab America Contributing Writer As far as the eye could see, orange and lemon groves stretched in all directions.  The perfume diffusing from their blossoms seemed to lull us into a dream-like world of pleasure as we made(...)

Here are 4 Organizations you can Donate to for Lebanon

Sep 2, 2020

"Support Lebanon"/mumsinbeirut.com By: Laila Shadid/Arab America Contributing Writer In the wake of the Beirut blast on August 4, many of us are wondering how we can help from so far away, where we can donate, and which organizations are most(...)
Revisiting Arab American Stories-A New Generation

Revisiting "Arab American Stories" -- Lasting Contributions

Sep 2, 2020

Arab America is proud to highlight episodes of Arab American Stories, the Emmy Award-winning 13-part series presented by Detroit Public Television that explored the diversity of the Arab-American experience. The Series Arab American Stories highlights the diversity within the Arab(...)

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