Hillary Stands for Apartheid, Condemns BDS

In a letter sent to the Haim Saban, a longtime Clinton donor, Hillary condemned the BDS movement, equating between anti-Semitism and criticism/action against racist policies of the State of Israel.Congratulations to the BDS Movement's successes. Even the front runner in the presidential race felt the need to address BDS! - Posted using BlogPress from my … Continue reading Hillary Stands for Apartheid, Condemns BDS

OC Register: Arab American Democrats take stock of political standing

SOURCE: http://www.ocregister.com/articles/arab-593437-american-group.htmlPublished: Dec. 13, 2013 Updated: 8:12 p.m.By KENDRA ABLAZA / ORANGE COUNTY REGISTERORANGE – Arab American Democrats of California had its third annual holiday party on Thursday to celebrate the group’s accomplishments in public office this year, and to review areas where members could improve their impact as the 2014 election season approaches.About 40 people attended. Rima … Continue reading OC Register: Arab American Democrats take stock of political standing

OC Democratic Group Introduces Nagi Daifullah Social Justice Award

On Saturday, June 15, Orange County's 72nd Assembly District Alliance will celebrate this year's Flag Day at the Teamsters 952 Hall in Orange. What's different about this year's celebration is the introduction of a new category of awards - the Nagi Daifullah Social Justice Award.Nagi Daifullah was a Yemeni immigrant in Northern California was a … Continue reading OC Democratic Group Introduces Nagi Daifullah Social Justice Award

Sen. Boxer: It’s ok for Israel to discriminate against Americans

This news is a few weeks old, but the Los Angeles Times today published an Op-Ed piece by George Bisharat, professor at UC Hastings College of Law, on Sen. Barabara Boxer's proposed AIPAC-dictated legislation to codify Israel's right to discriminate against Americans. So why then have Boxer and her 18 senatorial co-sponsors proposed a U.S.-Israel Strategic … Continue reading Sen. Boxer: It’s ok for Israel to discriminate against Americans

Arab-American Presence Felt at CA Democratic Convention

Arab American Caucus meetingAs I proudly posted pictures taken at California Democratic Party (CDP) State Convention in Sacramento on my Facebook page during my first attendance as an elected delegate, a Facebooker reacted with a comment dismissing the accomplishments of many Arab-Americans by pointing out that CA Senator Barbara Boxer is seeking to codify the right of Israel … Continue reading Arab-American Presence Felt at CA Democratic Convention

28 Muslim Delegates Elected to CA Dem Party

By Farrah KhanThis past weekend, California Muslims made political history when 28 Muslim candidates were elected by Democrats as delegates and alternate delegates to the California Democratic Party (CDP). This constitutes the largest number of Muslims ever elected as delegates in California.The CDP held statewide elections for delegates to represent each of the state’s 80 … Continue reading 28 Muslim Delegates Elected to CA Dem Party