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Record Low Turnout for Tunisia's Latest Parliamentary Elections

Dec 21, 2022

By: Norah Soufraji/ Arab America Contributing Writer Source: Middle East Institute Democracy Eroding? Tunisia is widely known as the birthplace of the Arab Spring and has been seen as a success story in maintaining democracy while other Arab neighbors have(...)

Honey Islands on the Nile

Dec 21, 2022

Looking over one of the farms on the island. (Caroline U.) By: Caroline Umphlet / Arab America Egypt is full of surprises for foreigners; from incredible blue beaches and world renowned scuba diving spots to crazy nightlife in the city.(...)

Sayadieh

Dec 21, 2022

Sayadieh with caramelized lemons - Alison Norquist By Alison Norquist / Arab America Contributing Writer Sayadieh is a fisherman's dish from the coasts of the Mediterranean Sea and has become a staple throughout the Arab world. Composed of fragrant turmeric(...)

80 Years Later: The Second Battle of El Alamein and its Effects on North Africa and Arab-Western Diplomatic Relations

Dec 14, 2022

Soldiers disembark from their vehicles to begin fighting in the Second Battle of El Alamein in Egypt, October to November 1942. Photo: Eden Camp Modern History Museum By: Claire Boyle / Arab America Contributing Writer Introduction: Eighty years ago from(...)

The Mission to Find Cleopatra

Dec 14, 2022

Dr. Kathleen Martinez searching newly discovered tunnels, Photo Credit: Kathleen Martinez-Nazar/Taposiris Magna Project By: Karizma Avila / Arab America Contributing Writer Cleopatra's intelligence was one of the many traits that guided her successful reign in ancient Egypt. Ensuring no man would(...)

World Arabic Language Day: A Look Ahead

Dec 14, 2022

World Arabic Language Day - WikiCommons By Alison Norquist / Arab American Contributing Writer The UN's annual World Arabic Language Day falls on December 18th this year. Sponsored by UNESCO, it is a time to celebrate the beauty and power(...)

A Palestinian Female Scientist is Part of NASA's Orion Spacecraft in the Artemis 1 Program!

Dec 14, 2022

Photo: NASA logo / Source: dreamstime By: Arab America Contributor Writer / Carrie Stewart You may have a dream to work for NASA or go into space. Well, one talented Palestinian woman actually got to be a major part of(...)

World Cup Ignites Glimmers of Arab Unity—Sport as a Pan-Arab Healer?

Dec 14, 2022

“A smiling ghost came up through the floor. La’eeb, the mascot of this year’s World Cup," as immigrant workers who built the seven stadiums stroll by -- Photo The New Yorker Magazine By: John Mason / Arab America Contributing Writer(...)

Morocco Will Be The First Arab Nation to Play In a World Cup Semi-Final: But Who Are The Faces Behind Their Success?

Dec 14, 2022

Morocco's Mens Squad | Photo Credit: Inside the Games By: Arab America Contributing Writer / Drew Jackson Morocco’s men’s team is making an historic run towards what could possibly be the Arab world’s first World Cup champion.   As the first(...)

The Kattans: Meet the Sisters Who Built a Billion Dollar Beauty Empire

Dec 14, 2022

By: Norah Soufraji/ Arab America Contributing Writer The Kattan Sisters: Alya (left), Huda (center), Mona (right) Source: Entrepreneur Middle East Iraqi-American sisters Huda, Mona, and Alya Kattan have been fixtures in the beauty industry for years. Born and raised in(...)

Arab America Announces Spring 2023 Internship Opportunities

Dec 7, 2022

Arab America, the leading provider of digital media regarding the Arab and Arab American identity, announces Spring 2023 internship/externship opportunities. Application Deadline: Open until all positions are filled. Term: 4 Months--Beginning December/January to April (Flexible) Due to COVID concerns, we(...)

The Galabeya, Traditional Egyptian Clothing

Dec 7, 2022

Photo Credit: Mark Ziploi Blog By: Caroline Umphlet / Arab America Contributing Writer Brief History Like most aspects of life in Egypt, the Galabeya is a traditional and historical part of the culture. Galabeya refers to the ankle-length loose-fitting garment(...)

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