Posts Tagged “refugees”

Thanksgiving, Arab American style

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Thanksgiving, Arab American style

Thanksgiving, Arab American style Remembering back to the 1960s when Arab Americans had hope for freedom and racism in America was focused elsewhere. Thanksgiving was a feast in Arab American homes in the 1960s and 1970s before politics, hatred, racism and Israeli violence created a refugee crisis By Ray Hanania Thanksgiving is a special holiday…

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Vice President Pence meets with Jordan’s King

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Vice President Pence meets with Jordan’s King

Vice President Pence meets with Jordan’s King Trump administration moves to reinforce ties with moderate Arab World leaders. Speaks with leaders of United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia the day before Vice President Michael Pence, representing President Donald Trump, held its first meeting on Monday Jan. 30, 2017 with His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan…

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إنقاذ فلسطين : الجزء الأول

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إنقاذ فلسطين : الجزء الأول بقلم راي حنانيه (Saving Palestine Part 1) كغيره من وسائط التواصل الاجتماعي عبر الانترنت، يُعتبر فيسبوك أداة مُبهرة وسيفا ذو حدّين، فيه الجيد والسيّء. فمن جهة يمكن اعتبار فيسبوك وجوجل وتويتر وغيرها من عمالقة التواصل الاجتماعي كحكومات على رأس كل واحدة منها ديكتاتور، لا يسعى إلى دعم الحريات الفردية بل…

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Saving Palestine: Part I

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Saving Palestine: Part I

Saving Palestine: Part I Saudi Gazette Sunday June 23, 2013 By Ray Hanania Like the rest of the Internet social media, Facebook is a fascinating double-edged scimitar of good and bad. On the one hand, Facebook, Google, Twitter and other social media Goliaths are actually governments run by dictators that, instead of promoting individual freedoms,…

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11-15-09 My candidacy for president of Palestine is a campaign for peace

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My candidacy for president of Palestine is a campaign for peace By Ray Hanania –– In 33 years of political journalism and election campaigning in America, I’ve learned that no one can predict an election outcome. Surprising things that people did not expect usually happens. And longshots with no hope of winning oftentimes do win. So with all…

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HANANIA: Prisoners of the past as the Palestine-Israel conflict hits 60 years, For Immediate Release, April 26, 2008

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Prisoners of the past as the Palestine-Israel conflict hits 60 years By Ray Hanania — Arabs and Jews share one trait: They master the art of selectively remembering the past, especially the tragedies. For Jews, it is the Holocaust. For Palestinians, it is “al-Nakba,” an Arab word for “the catastrophe.” But the biggest problem has…

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