Category: POLITICS

Upcoming Screenings of Then They Came in Dearborn

https://vimeo.com/210002629 This award-winning film is about the internment of Japanese Americans during WW II, with free screenings in April in Dearborn and Ann Arbor. Please join us for Michigan Screenings of And Then They Came for Us Tuesday April 24, 2018 Dearborn Public Library 16301 Michigan Ave, Dearborn 7-9 pm Reserve your FREE tickets https://goo.gl/CYCg7r ...

Abdullah Hammoud Nominated For Progress Michigan’s 2017 Legislator of the Year!

Wissam, Want to share some BIG news with you - I have been nominated for Progress Michigan's 2017 Legislator of the Year! Together, we have taken bold and progressive stances on the issues impacting our communities. From spearheading the nation's largest immigrant civil rights package to standing up to corporate polluters, we are on the ...

Acculturation

A well-known model of acculturation comes from John Berry, a psychologist and theorist, famous for the four-fold model of acculturation strategies. He theorizes that immigrants and immigrant communities generally follow one of four strategies in adapting to their new community. They either assimilate, separate, integrate, or marginalize. Briefly, assimilation is when the immigrant or the ...

Dearborn has to Mobilize in the Era of 45

"History cannot be repeated once again right in front of our eyes, and that is why it is important now more than ever to mobilize in our communities and challenge such abhorrent groups, and the despicable presidency that supports them."

Why I Don’t Support Gal Gadot

I know what you're thinking-oh!  just another angry Palestinian bitter that and Israeli woman, Gal Gadot, was casted to play Wonder Woman. But it's actually not that simple. No, I'm not anti Semitic for not support Gal Gadot, because being anti Semitic would be going against myself. In case you weren't aware, being Semitic relates ...

The Fight Against Selective Activism Starts At Home

Addressing the problem is the first step to solving it and in Dearborn, that problem is one of arrogance and a lack of empathy that has some people forgetting their roots.