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Eight minutes, Forty-sixSeconds by B Nimri Aziz June 5, 2020

Eight minutes, forty-six seconds is a long time: a long time when you are meditating; a long time while waiting for a protest march to pass; a long time with your finger on the video button of your phone following a scene of terror; an unimaginable time when you are being slowly crushed by human ...

FFID – I Can’t Breathe … The Wake-Up Call to Systematic Racial Injustice [Video/Podcast]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1egu_C47qNQ&feature=youtu.be Forum for Islamic Dialogue presents a discussion about Anti-Black Racism in America titled "I Can't Breathe" hosted by Wissam Charafeddine, and guests are: Imam Elahi: the spiritual leader of the Islamic House of Wisdom (IHW) in Dearborn Heights, one of the largest religious institutions in the state of Michigan. Imam Dr. Achmat Salie: a ...

On Running an Office Like a Factory by Cal Newport

On Running an Office Like a Factory I was recently browsing the archives of the MIT Sloan Management Review (as one does), when I came across a fascinating article from the Fall 2018 issue titled “Breaking Logjams in Knowledge Work.” The piece starts with a blunt observation: “If you work in an organization, you know ...

المنتدى الثقافي في ديربورن يقدم: تاريخ الأعلام العربية واحتفال ذكرى النكبة وانتصار المقاومة والفنان هادي الدبق [podcast/video]

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Eps. 15 We Are In This Together – Omar Al-Fotihi – From Yemen, Local to NY [Video/Podcast]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LQBu8RhVYM0 Omar Al-Fotihi is a Multimedia Producer at Human Rights Watch. He films, produces, and edits video and multimedia stories with a special focus on the Middle East and North Africa. Omar has supervised and trained HRW staff on video storytelling and led creative meetings. His work has been broadcasted globally on news outlets, displayed ...

المنتدى الثقافي في ديربورن يقدم: المنتديات الثقافية في جنوب لبنان … بين الريادة والرتابة [podcast/video]

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Eps. 14 We Are In This Together – Shatha Sbeta – From Libya to California [Video/Podcast]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=thgovYBlf8o We are in this together is a non-scripted, live, non-profit, broadcast by Dearborn Blog, hosted by Wissam Charafeddine, to have conversations, that become oral history records, of our lives during the COVID19 pandemic also known as coronavirus Pandemic. These are personal stories of our lives during these unprecedented social isolation measures, in a globalized ...

Can Remote Work Be Fixed? My Latest Article For The New Yorker by Cal Newport

Can Remote Work Be Fixed? My Latest Article For The New Yorker Earlier today, I published my latest article for the New Yorker. It’s titled: Can Remote Work Be Fixed? In this semi-epic long-form essay, I dive into the history of the remote work movement, documenting why, after decades of excitement, it ended up falling ...

المنتدى الثقافي في ديربورن يحتفل بالمئوية الأولى لمؤتمر وادي الحجير بمشاركة نخبة ثقافية من لبنان

مقدمة السيد وسام شرف الدين:ـ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ivlvMIOXBhA سيداتي آناساتي سادتي، طابت أوقاتكم بكل خير و السلام عليكم، نرحب بكم في البث المباشر للمنتدى الثقافي في ديربورن، تقدمة المركز العربي الأمريكي للثقافة والفنون، في ندوة جديدة عبر الفضاء الإلكتروني لشهر آذار مايو لعام 2020م، في خضم جائحة الكورونا التي ألمّت بكرتنا الأرضية، فأنسنت المسافة بيننا، و جمعتنا ...

FFID – Islamic Dialogue … Goals & Challenges [Video/Podcast]

Questions that are discussed in this episode: 1. How do you see or define Islamic Dialogue and why do you feel it is important? 2. How do you assess the current situation of Islamic Dialogue? 3. What should the goals of Islamic Dialogue be? 4. What are the challenges of Islamic Dialogue? 5. What is your personal experience with Islamic Dialogue in your life and especially in your community?