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Arab American Rami Malek Wins Best Actor Oscar

Feb 24, 2019

History was made when the Academy of Motion Pictures and Arts announced the 2019 Best Actor Award winner was Egyptian-American Rami Malek for his role in “Bohemian Rhapsody"--the first Coptic-Egyptian to receive an Oscar. “I am the son of immigrants(...)

Arab Identity--A Mirror of the Ebbs and Flows of Arab Unity

Feb 20, 2019

9 The Arab League of States in action in Cairo. By John Mason/Arab America/Contributing Writer Arab unity was perhaps at its height in the 7th century AD with the inception of the Arab Islamic Empire expansion beyond the Middle East(...)

Going Back in Time with Arab Music: Old is Gold

Feb 20, 2019

By: Shayma Amour/Arab America Contributing Writer How many times did you find yourself humming along with Umm-Kulthum’s songs? Or woke up to Fairouz’s morning songs played on the radio? Aren’t they the best companion with a nice hot cup of(...)

Islamic Organizations Fight for Muslim Communities

Feb 20, 2019

Photo by Islamic Relief  by Amy Hensler/Arab America Contributing Writer  Today, an estimated 3.45 million Muslim Americans are living in an environment of hostility, where they are subjected to extremists, hate crimes, and discrimination in their everyday lives. Now more(...)

Delicious Nuts and the Health Benefits Arab Americans Adore

Feb 20, 2019

By: May Shabti/Arab America Contributing Writer You can hardly find any Arab kitchen that doesn't serve or contain any form of nuts which have many uses.  Arab Americans include nuts in main dishes, desserts,  and even as a quick healthy(...)

It’s all About the Benjamins Baby

Feb 20, 2019

By: Haider Umar/Arab America Contributing Writer Last week in Washington was action-packed, to say the least, Besides Trump's sporadic national emergency scares, another debate was brewing, and it surrounded US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar for speaking up against the undue influence(...)

Andalusia's Crowning Glory - The Great Mosque of Cordoba

Feb 20, 2019

By: Habeeb Salloum/Arab America Contributing Writer My heart tingled with emotion and excitement as I stepped into the fabled Great Mosque of Córdoba.  Six times I had journeyed to what was once the capital of western Islam to visit its(...)

Why Arab Americans Look Forward to their Senior Years

Feb 20, 2019

Photo: AAI By: Sarah Elbeshbishi/Arab America Contributing Writer Arab Americans have close relationships with extended family and friends. Generosity and kindness are important aspects of Arab culture and that is carried throughout almost every aspect of life for them. That is(...)

Rep. Omar Backlash: All Too Familiar to Arab Americans

Feb 13, 2019

By: Heba Mohammad/Arab America Contributing Writer This week, Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-MN) attempted to break the dam on a discussion that has been held back for too long: the sanctity of Israel in our U.S. Congress, and the role of(...)

12 Ways to Express Your Love in Arabic this Valentine's Day

Feb 13, 2019

Hob/Love in the Arabic Language By: Yara Jouzy/Arab America Contributing Writer Arabs are passionate, affectionate and extremely loving people. They can tell someone they love him or her without actually saying the words, “I love you.” Such a powerful language(...)

Oman: The Land With Sindbad’s Aura Readied For A Tourist Onrush

Feb 13, 2019

  Tourism is a priority sector in Oman since its potential for growth and popularity has been recognized the world over. By: Habeeb Salloum/Contributing writer “I can't believe it! Everything is so modern, yet it looks ancient!” My daughter Muna(...)

The Secrets of Successful Marriages to Non-Arab Men

Feb 13, 2019

By: Dana El-Issa/Arab America Contributing Writer Arab American intermarriages are becoming increasingly common. A 1990 U.S. Census data shows that over 80% of U.S. – born Arabs had non-Arab spouses, but intermarriages are not limited to U.S. born Arabs. The cultural(...)

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