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Kirkuk: The Iraqi City of Black Gold

Mar 17, 2021

By: Lindsey Penn/Arab America Contributing Writer The Middle Eastern countries are very well-known for their oil deposits. In particular, the Gulf is known around the world for its oil production, which the countries built their wealth upon. However, Kirkuk, Iraq(...)

Who Is the Rising Palestinian Star, Elyanna?

Mar 17, 2021

Elyanna. Source: VogueArabia. By: Ruqyah Sweidan/Arab America Contributing Writer Palestinian-Chilean singer, Elyanna, is one of the Arab world’s rising stars at just eighteen years old. Her sultry voice has been compared to that of Rihanna; hence, Elyanna is also known(...)
Hindbeh - Dandelion Greens with Caramelized Onions

Hindbeh - Dandelion Greens with Caramelized Onions

Mar 17, 2021

HindbehPhoto: Blanche Shaheen By: Blanche Shaheen/Arab America Contributing Writer Hindbeh: A Palestinian and Lebanese Delicacy Health experts say we should eat like our grandparents and for good reason--our ancestors not only ate whole unprocessed foods, they intuitively knew how to(...)

He Says Habibi, Not Habibti

Mar 16, 2021

By: Lindsey Penn/Arab America Contributing Writer Many cultures regard homosexuality as taboo, resulting in rejection of homosexuality and discrimination against homosexuals. These cultures are often highly religious and conservative, whether they are Christian, Muslim, Jewish, or other religions. Arab culture(...)

Popular Arab American Entertainers of the 20th Century

Mar 16, 2021

By: Holly Johnson/Arab America Contributing Writer Entertainers have a way of captivating us and bringing excitement into our lives as a means of escape from the reality of daily occurrences. Whether it is a favorite actor/actress, singer, radio personality, or(...)

Language Tells a Story: the Evolution of the Arabic Language

Mar 15, 2021

By: Emily Devereaux/ Arab America Contributing Writer Historically, Arabic is a Proto-Semitic language, which is a subgroup of Afro-Asiatic languages. Other Proto-Semitic languages are Hebrew and Amharic. However, many linguists have studied the Proto-Semitic languages and have surmised that between(...)

7 Things to Research for Study Abroad Programs in the Arab World

Mar 11, 2021

Photo by CIEE Middle Eastern Studies in Amman, Jordan Alum By: Lindsey Penn/Arab America Contributing Writer Studying abroad is a life-changing experience, but is not a decision to be taken lightly. Each study abroad program is different, and what works(...)
Five Arab Women Who Are Successful YouTubers

Five Arab Women Who are Successful YouTubers

Mar 11, 2021

By: MacKenzie DiLeo/Arab America Contributing Writer The YouTube trend has spread throughout allowing social media influencers to make a living off of their posted content. YouTubers post vlogs to share their lives with interested subscribers. These vlogs include subjects that(...)

Greater Syrian Diaspora at 78RPM: Little Sami

Mar 10, 2021

By: Richard M. Breaux/Arab America Contributing Writer What do you do when you find several dozen 78 rpm records all in Arabic and you can neither read, nor speak the language? You research the musicians and record labels and write(...)

Bahbah: Revoking My East Jerusalem Residency is a "War Crime" and I Want Justice

Mar 10, 2021

Palestinian Identity Injustice. Source: PalestineNewsNetwork. By: Bishara A. Bahbah / Arab America Featured Columnist I was blown away by a title that appeared recently in an Israeli newspaper.  It read, “Airport to stay shut, but 900 new immigrants will be(...)

6 Arab Women in Fashion Who Are Making a Change

Mar 10, 2021

By: Pamela Dimitrova/ Arab America Contributing Writer The media is constantly focusing on western women in fashion and their social activism. And while all women who are creative deserve acknowledgement, we believe in highlighting the Arab women who are creating(...)

Meet the First Palestinian Woman Weight Lifter, Subreen Dari

Mar 10, 2021

Subreen Dari. Source: Subz2. By Ruqyah Sweidan / Arab America Contributing Writer Subreen Dari is a mother of two, a nurse, and an award-winning weightlifter. Of proud Palestinian descent, Subreen was born in New York and grew up in Ohio.(...)

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