Category: POLITICS

Reconsider High-Risk Granpas and Sanctions-SurvivingImmigrants as Untapped Resources by BNAziz April 02, 2020

We have a natural impulse to extend protection to the very young and to the old first; we offer sympathy and succor to traumatized refugees too. That’s reasonable. Our seniors and our children require attention as the most vulnerable; immigrants need support in unfamiliar surroundings. Professors speaking about historical precedents for the COVID-19 emergency invoke ...

مقومات وآمال النهوض الاقتصادي في لبنان – السيد رائد شرف الدين [video]

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Kaia Rolle: handcuffed and Arrested in America by Barbara Nimri Aziz

Kaia Rolle, Handcuffed and Arrested at 6—How Many More, and for How Long is This America? I want to never forget this child, or the thousands of US law enforcement officers like those in this episode who daily commit crimes similar to that against Kaia. B. Nimri Aziz While fretting over refugee children in freezing ...

Syrian American Sarah Abushaar at Harvard Commencement 2014 Talking Revolution

Undergraduate Speaker Sarah Abushaar addresses graduates at Harvard's 363rd Commencement on May 29, 2014 at Tercentenary Theatre. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AiGdwqdpPKE

Being a Democrat—Ugh by B. Nimri Aziz

It’s a rough time to be a Democrat. Notwithstanding the impotent Senate Minority. Not those ill-fated bills championed as victories by House Democrats only to be spurned by the upper chamber; not smug, elitist party fundraisers; not funding strategists and millionaire celebrity donors; not even bumbling Iowa Democratic party officials. I mean this forlorn orphaned ...

Elections 2020 Schedule of Events

February 3: Iowa caucus. February 11: New Hampshire primary. February 22: Nevada Democratic caucus. February 29: South Carolina Democratic primary March 3 - Super Tuesday: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Maine, Massachusetts, Minnesota, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, and Vermont primaries, Virginia Democratic primary, American Samoa Democratic caucus. Democratic voters living overseas also cast primary ...

Don’t Miss History: Rashid Khalidi in Dearborn Speaking About The 100 Years War On Palestine

Rashid Khalidi, the renowned Arab American Scholar, and the person who occupies Edward Said's chair currently in Columbia University, will be visiting Dearborn on February 26, 2020 hosted by AlNadwa Free Thinking Society.  AlNadwa is hosting a lecture titled The Hundred Years' War On Palestine at the Arab American National Museum Auditorium at 6:30PM. Event ...

المنتدى الثقافي في ديربورن – علي السندي يتلو قصيدة لماذا العراق؟

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Dearborn Open Mic – Trans Revolution -Syria in the Hearts of the Diaspora by Prof. Hani Bawardi

Hani Bawardi is Associate Professor of History in the Department of Social Sciences, and principal member of the Center of Arab American Studies at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. He is the author of The Making of Arab Americans: From Syrian Nationalism to U.S. Citizenship. Bawardi has amassed a sizable private collection of manuscripts, and established ...