My opinion piece about the California’s anti-BDS bill AB 2844 was published in the Voice of OC today. The bill introduced by Asm. Richard Bloom of Santa Monica has been watered down after hearings in the Committee on Accountability, Judiciary Committee, and Appropriations Committee and references to Israel […]
Arab American comedian Sammy Obeid has been confirmed to perform at the Arab American Civic Council’s first annual Arab American Heritage Gala, which will be held on Sunday, April 24 at the Pacific Hills Banquet Hall in Laguna Hills. Click here to read more.
As a leading provider of digital media to Arab Americans, Arab America announces the launch of its new online school, Arab America Academy. Arab America has developed the educational platform to offer a multitude of online courses on the Arab-American community’s history, language, religion, culture, and traditions. The negative […]
In a letter sent to its members today, ADC President Samer Khalaf apologized to the women who were allegedly sexually harassed by former Regional Director in Michigan Imad Hammad. As we prepare for the upcoming American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee National Convention, we recognize that lingering questions and concerns remain […]
Last year I compiled a list of top 5 events that occurred in and around Anaheim’s Little Arabia district, which I thought were worth mentioning for either an accomplishment, a huge local impact, or setting new standards in the area. This year’s list is different. The “Arab Spring” had […]
Santa Claus joins protesters on Christmas eve in Homs: Protesters put up a Christmas tree in front of a mosque in Hama:
The state news agency announced last Tuesday that Saudi Arabia was printing 1.5 million copies of an edict by religious scholars outlawing protests in the kingdom as un-Islamic. I got my copy yesterday. Eleven reasons were given on why protesting is “Haram” or forbidden in Islam. Here’s a […]