Posts Tagged “9/11”

Victims of hate in the post-Sept. 11, 2001 America

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Victims of hate in the post-Sept. 11, 2001 America

Victims of hate in the post-Sept. 11, 2001 America This column was published in 2007 and addresses the fight to recognize the victims of the reprisals that stemmed from the Sept. 11, 2001. Many Americans refused to recognize the Americans, Arab, Muslims and “Middle East looking” who were attacked in revenge assaults in the weeks…

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Ray Hanania speech to Inland Press Assn after Sept. 11, 2001

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Ray Hanania speech to Inland Press Assn after Sept. 11, 2001

Ray Hanania speech to Inland Press Assn after Sept. 11, 2001 A year after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, I was quickly signed by Creators Syndicate to distribute my column, which I described as “defining the moderate Arab Voice.” The column was tough on governments, tough on extremists and tough on “truth”. On…

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Candlewick Lake offers American parade & spectacular fireworks

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Candlewick Lake offers American parade & spectacular fireworks

Candlewick Lake offers American parade & spectacular fireworks. Candlewick Lake residents in Poplar Grove near Rockford, Illinois came out in force both to cheer on their annual Fourth of July parade and to donate more than $10,000 to fund a community-sponsored fireworks display that rivaled those of some big cities By Ray Hanania You just don’t know…

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11-21-09 Hatred against Muslims and Arabs answered

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Hatred against Muslims and Arabs answered By Ray Hanania — Below are two columns you should read both. The first reflects the growing racism and hatred among a growing number of uneducated and uninformed Americans. The second represents the facts, responding to the hatred and bigotry. As an American Arab military veteran from a family…

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ELAASAR: Arab & Muslim Americans are our best assets to win the War on Terror, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, 9-11-08

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ELAASAR: Arab & Muslim Americans are our best assets to win the War on Terror, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, 9-11-08

  Arab & Muslim Americans are our best assets to win the War on Terror Let’s not let fear cripple us on Sept. 11 anniversary, By Aladdin Elaasar — New York City, NY, 9/11/2008// The anniversary of Sept. 11 will be painful for Arab and Muslim-Americans – as it will be for all Americans.  After the…

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HANANIA: Profiling only helps when there is evidence, not before, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, July 18, 2008

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Profiling only helps when there is evidence of a crime, not before By Ray Hanania — Ever since America realized on Sept. 11, 2001 that we really didn’t know enough about the Middle East or the Islamic world, our response has been driven more by fear than reason. Americans are the most educated people in…

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