Posts Tagged “middle eastern”

Pritzker, Brannigan and the “politics” of apologies

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Pritzker, Brannigan and the “politics” of apologies

Pritzker, Brannigan and the “politics” of apologies Some Arab American and Muslim activists have launched a vicious campaign against Palos Township Trustee Sharon Brannigan who expressed opinions critical of the “Middle Eastern” community that they claimed were racist. Brannigan apologized three times but they refused to accept her apology. However, J.B. Pritzker slammed Muslims as…

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الجدل الدائر حول منظمة مكافحة التمييز ترفع منسوب التوتر لدى المجتمع العربي الأمريكي

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الجدل الدائر حول منظمة مكافحة التمييز ترفع منسوب التوتر لدى المجتمع العربي الأمريكي بقلم راي حنانيه ADC Controversy has American Arab Community on Edge غالبا ما تقف المشاعر حاجزا أمام تحقيق المكاسب لدى المجتمع العربي الأمريكي، حيث لا يمكن لأحد أن يناقش موضوعا أيّا كان مع الآخرين دون أن يتحول النقاش إلى شجار وصراخ وسبّ…

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HANANIA: UNITY Pushes for diversity in mainstream media, but not in their own ranks, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, July 24, 2008

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UNITY pushes for diversity in mainstream media, but not their own By Ray Hanania — UNITY: “Journalists of Color” are gathering in Chicago this week promoting a limited constructed definition of “diversity” that represents only a small percentage of “journalists of color.” The group was founded by Black, Hispanic, Asian and Native American journalists some…

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