This is long overdue, but here's a video of Loubna Qutami's inspiring speech at the Arab American Civic Council last April.
In a decision that will forever stain our history and the legacy of the U.S. Supreme Court—alongside cases like Dred Scott, which upheld slavery, and Korematsu, which permitted the incarceration of Japanese-Americans—our nation’s highest court ruled in favor of Trump's Muslim Ban. In doing so, it gave the green light to an administration that has made xenophobia, … Continue reading Sign this petition: Demand Congress act to repeal the Muslim ban!
In the second segment (min 29:37) of KUCI's Ask A Leader with Claudia Shambough on Tuesday, June 19, I reported back on meetings with members of Congress over my recent trip to Washington D.C. as part of the the Arab American Leadership Days organized by the National Network for Arab American Communities (NNAAC) and Arab … Continue reading KUCI talk on Muslim Ban, Anti-Boycott laws..
If you missed the Arab American Civic Council's second annual Arab American Heritage Gala on April 22, 2017 in Laguna Hills, California, watch Dena Takruri's entire speech here. The AJ+ Senior Presenter received the "Truth in Media" award for her courageous reporting on refugees, Palestine, Standing Rock, Black Lives Matter, and more.