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DARWIN DAY: Islamic Creationism: The Turkish Model

Abstract: Creationism is often thought to be a primarily American, Protestant phenomenon. But rejection of evolution is particularly strong in Muslim populations. In Turkey, which was once thought to be an example of successful political secularism among Muslim countries, the re-Islamization of the last 50 years has been accompanied by stronger opposition to evolution, including promotion of creationist fake science that goes beyond religiously-motivated passive rejection of evolution. The details of the Turkish model of creationism partly depend on specifically Turkish circumstances, which may limit its applicability to other Muslim populations. Nonetheless, the Turkish example still broadly illuminates Muslim resistance to evolution worldwide.

DARWIN DAY: Why Evolution Is Not Taught In Most Muslim Countries?

DARWIN DAY: Why Evolution Is Not Taught In Most Muslim Countries?

Live Discussions: Arab Spring – What it Accomplished & Where It Failed

The Arab Spring (Arabic: الربيع العربي) was a series of anti-government protests, uprisings, and armed rebellions that spread across much of the Arab world in the early 2010s. It began in response to corruption and economic stagnation and was influenced by the Tunisian Revolution. After 11 years, the lives of people in Arab Spring countries have improved in certain aspects but worsened in others.

مجموعة فيديو لندوات سابقة حول الإنتفاضات الشعبية العربية على منصة مركز الحوار العربي

لماذا لم تنجح الإنتفاضات الشعبية العربية في تغيير واقع الأوطان نحو الأفضل؟ Jan 13, 2021 مناقشة حول لماذا تعثرت أو انحرفت الإنتفاضات الشعبية العربية - حوار مع الدكتور هيثم مناع Dec 9, 2020 المشترك والمميز بين الإنتفاضات الشعبية في لبنان والعراق وإيران Nov 20, 2019 خلاصات ودروس من تجارب الأنتفاضات الشعبية العربية ...

Arab Identity Eps 13 – Arabs Past and Present with Dr. Nabeel Abraham

The Ancient Past of Arabs & How It Shapes Their Presence and Future Saturday Jan 29, 2022 at 11:00am est Nabeel Abraham has devoted his life’s work to the study of Arab Detroit and Arab Americans generally. His writing on various aspects of the community span four decades. He coedited, two volumes of the Arab Detroit series, as well as a forthcoming volume titled, Hadha Baladuna of creative writing (Wayne State University Press). In addition to other collections, Abraham has contributed numerous essays in various journals, books, and encyclopedias. Abraham taught anthropology at Henry Ford College in Dearborn, Michigan, for three decades, where he also directed the Honors Program until his retirement in 2013. Abraham served as executive director of the Association of Arab American University Graduates, Inc., from 1979 to 1980. He also established the Detroit Regional Office of the ADC, serving as its local spokesman and adviser from 1980 to 1985. Abraham’s experiences growing up in Detroit starting in the 1950s provides much of the material on which he draws for his current work.

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أمسية شعرية باللهجة المحكية مباشرة من لبنان وسوريا: بيكفي وجع

يتشرف المركز العربي الأميركي للثقافة والفنون بدعوتكم إلى أمسية شعرية باللهجة المحكية مباشرة من لبنان وسوريا، تحت عنوان: بيكفي وجع يشارك فيها: من لبنان الشعراء الأستاذة مريم خريباني الأستاذ يوسف زرقط والفنان الأستاذ سليم علاء الدين ومن سوريا الشاعرتان الأستاذة صفاء رزوق والأستاذة لما القيم يقدم للأمسية السفير الدكتور علي عجمي وتديرها الزميلة السيدة إكرام زرقط الزمان: يوم الأحد 31 تشرين الأول (أكتوبر) 2021 الساعة الثانية عشرة ظهرا بتوقيت ديترويت السابعة مساء بتوقيت بيروت

قراءة في نتائج الإنتخابات البلدية الأخيرة، أين تقف الجاليات العربية؟

يتشرف المركز العربي الأميركي للثقافة والفنون والمنتدى الثقافي في ديربورن بدعوتكم إلى ندوة الأربعاء لشهر تشرين الثاني (نوفمبر) 2021 وهي بعنوان: قراءة في نتائج الإنتخابات البلدية الأخيرة، أين تقف الجاليات العربية؟ يشارك في الندوة: الدكتور علي بري، رئيس Dearborn Community Council وعضو مجلس الإدارة لسيد مروان فرج، يقدم الندوة ويدير الحوار السفير الدكتور علي عجمي الزمان: يوم الأربعاء في 10 تشرين الثاني (نوفمبر) 2021، الساعة السابعة مساء بتوقيت ديترويت

سلسلة تعليم اللغة العربية: الحلقة الثامنة: تعليم اللغة العربية لغير الناطقين بها عبر الإنترنت

سلسلة تعليم اللغة العربية: الحلقة الثامنة: تعليم اللغة العربية لغير الناطقين بها عبر الإنترنت

One of Syria’s Nameless, Unaccounted for …

There Was A Young Man from Dara'a (Syria, 2011-.... ?) by BN Aziz 02/04/22 Dara’a, Syria was the hometown of Khalid. In the years leading up to 2011, he lived between there and Damascus. He was in his 3rd year studying sociology at Damascus University. He shared a sparely furnished apartment in a working-class neighborhood ...