Posts Tagged “anti-Arab policies”

Preckwinkle undermines Cook County’s Arab American community

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Preckwinkle undermines Cook County’s Arab American community

Preckwinkle undermines Cook County’s Arab American community Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle wants Arab American voters to think she is a “friend” of the Arab American community. But the truth is Preckwinkle is personally responsible for destroying the career of the only Arab American to ever serve on the Cook County Board, Commissioner John…

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09-27-09 Arab IOC Delegates can change anti-Arab American politics

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The 12 Arab members of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) have an opportunity this week in Copenhagen in deciding which of four cities will host the 2016 Olympics (Chicago, Madrid, Tokyo and Rio) to begin a process to change the anti-Arab policies of the United States. If they award the decision to Chicago, they should demand that Chicago’s Mayor Richard M. Daley finally empower American Arabs by giving them their share of city jobs, appointments, contracts and a political voice.

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