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Arab America Foundation Announces Performers for Third Annual CONNECT Arab America: Empowerment Summit November 4-6, 2022

Oct 5, 2022

The official logo of the CONNECT Arab America: Empowerment Summit Featured speakers and performers at the third annual CONNECT Arab America: Empowerment Summit FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE REGISTER HERE (WASHINGTON, D.C., October 4, 2022) The Arab America Foundation is excited to(...)

Egyptian Basketball Star - Alaa Abdelnaby

Oct 5, 2022

Photo: Alaa Abdelnaby / Source: dreamstime By: Carrie Stewart / Arab America Content Contributor In the past, there have not been many Arab Americans in professional sports. However, one of the most popular is Alaa Abdelnaby, an Egyptian NBA player.(...)

Arab Influencers: Cross Cultural Messengers of Mutual Learning

Oct 5, 2022

Photo: Media Age / Source: Pixabay By: Jenny Lyu / Arab America Content Contributor Value of Cross-Cultural Communication It has been said that after the invention of movies, human life has been extended at least three times. The advent of(...)

Turba Farms Leads the Way for Lebanese Food Security

Oct 5, 2022

Photo: Pilot Farm Turba in Zahle, Lebanon / Source: Design Farms Not Arms By Drew Jackson / Contributing Writer Arab America “Turba” the Arabic word for soil is the name of a new farm in Zahle, Lebanon, aimed at combatting(...)
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10 Culture Shocks Studying in Cairo as an American

Oct 5, 2022

American students visiting the Pyramids of Giza, Photo Credit: Caroline Umphlet By: Caroline Umphlet / Arab America Contributing Writer I had the amazing opportunity to study abroad for an entire semester in Cairo, Egypt in 2022. It was the most(...)

Intercultural Exchange Between the Ottoman Turks and the Arab World

Oct 5, 2022

An Ottoman Coffeehouse / Source: Hurriyet Daily News By: Norah Soufraji/ Arab America Contributing Writer At its peak the Ottoman Empire spanned three continents and served as the crossroads between East and West. The conquest of the Arab World began(...)
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The Meaning Behind Arab Country Names

Oct 5, 2022

Photo: Arab Countries Map / Credit: Wikimedia Commons By: Mariam Alyakoob / Arab America Contributing Writer Have you ever wondered where country names come from and what they mean? In the case of Arab countries, many of their names are(...)

Maloula: A Town Where Christ Can Still Feel at Home

Oct 3, 2022

By: Habeeb Salloum/Arab America Contributing Writer The sun shone brightly as we drove north from Damascus on an excellent four lane highway which once wound its way through barren hills. However, today, trees that were eventually planted now line both(...)

Arab America Foundation Announces Speakers and Performers for Third Annual CONNECT Arab America: Empowerment Summit November 4-6, 2022

Sep 28, 2022

The official logo of the CONNECT Arab America: Empowerment Summit Nibal Malshi, Karim Jaber, and Abir are the headlining performers for the CONNECT Arab America: Empowerment Summit FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE REGISTER HERE (WASHINGTON, D.C., September 28, 2022) The Arab America(...)

Halal Cuisine and Middle Eastern Restaurants Hidden in the Alleys of China

Sep 28, 2022

Photo: HALAL food / Source: theinfatuation By: Jenny Lyu / Arab America Contributing Writer Ever since I can remember, I have loved to go to the Huimin Street (Muslim Street) in front of my house. The bluestone pavement, green trees,(...)

Tragedy on the Mediterranean: Why Europe Needs Comprehensive Refugee Policy Reform

Sep 28, 2022

Syrian Red Crescent on the shoreline of Tartous, Syria after refugee boat sinks/ Source: Syrian Red Crescent via Aljazeera By: Norah Soufraji/ Arab America Contributing Writer The poet Warsan Shire once wrote, “No one leaves home unless home is the(...)

Ancient Discovery in Gaza Raises Questions About Archaeological Protection

Sep 28, 2022

Photo: Mosaic Discovered in Gaza / Source: Aljazeera By Drew Jackson / Arab America Contributing Writer A Palestinian farmer recently unearthed a Byzantine-era mosaic in Gaza, in what experts call one of the region's most important archaeological finds.  The mosaic,(...)

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