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Monday October 20, 2014

Texas 2014 Election News: Week of October 20

Early voting begins in Texas TODAY, find out how, when and where to vote and read our coverage of the Supreme Court's ruling on the Texas Voter ID Law and what it means for Texas' voters.  Read More »

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Monday October 20, 2014

Arab American Makes National Book Award Shortlist

By Kristyn Acho
Fall Intern, 2014

Last week, award-winning Arab American author Rabih Alameddine was named as one of the finalists for the 2014 National Book Awards for Fiction, Nonfiction, Young People’s Literature, and Poetry. Read More »

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Monday October 20, 2014

Secretary Kerry Speaks at Eid al-Adha Dinner

Secretary of State John Kerry spoke at an Eid al-Adha dinner in Washington, DC last week and in between the messages of peace, community bonding, and interfaith dialogue Secretary Kerry discussed how ending the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is central to the U.S. campaign to defeat extremism in the Middle East.  Read More »

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Friday October 17, 2014

New York Election Update: Week of October 13

Election Day is less than three weeks away! Read our latest coverage of campaign events and news highlights from New York. Read More »

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Friday October 17, 2014

Illinois Election Update: Week of October 13

Election Day is less than three weeks away! Read our latest coverage of campaign events and news highlights from Illinois. Read More »

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Friday October 17, 2014

Florida Election Update: Week of October 13

Election Day is less than three weeks away! Read our latest coverage of campaign events and news highlights from Florida. Read More »

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Friday October 17, 2014

Ohio Election Update: Week of October 13

Election Day is less than three weeks away! Read our latest coverage of campaign events and news highlights from Ohio. Read More »

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Friday October 17, 2014

California Election Update: Week of October 13

Election Day is less than three weeks away! Read our latest coverage of campaign events and news highlights from California. Read More »

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Friday October 17, 2014

Pennsylvania Election Update: Week of October 13

Election Day is less than three weeks away! Read our latest coverage of campaign events and news highlights from Pennsylvania. Read More »

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Friday October 17, 2014

Revolutionary Women: Beirut-Based Artist Marwa Arsanios Discusses Art and Jamila Bouhired

By Kristyn Acho
Fall Intern, 2014

In the history of the Algerian post-colonial struggle, Jamila Bouhired stands as one of the most striking and pervasive figures of the revolution Read More »

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Thursday October 16, 2014

Middle East Institute Honors Asfari and Gabr at 68th Annual Banquet

Asfari and Gabr will be honored at the Middle East Institute’s 68th Annual Awards Banquet. Asfari will receive the Issam M. Fares Award for Excellence, which recognizes exceptional contributions of Arab men and women in the fields of politics, culture, business and philanthropy. Gabr will be accepting MEI’s Visionary Award, which recognizes an Arab individual or institution for their exceptional work in the region. Read More »

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Wednesday October 15, 2014

Texas 2014 Election News: Week of October 13

Election Day is less than three weeks away! Read our latest coverage of campaign events and news highlights from Texas. Read More »

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Wednesday October 15, 2014

Virginia 2014 Election News: Week of October 13

Election Day is less than three weeks away! Read our latest coverage of campaign events and news highlights from Virginia. Read More »

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Wednesday October 15, 2014

New Jersey 2014 Election News: Week of October 13

Election Day is less than three weeks away! Read our latest coverage of campaign events and news highlights from New Jersey. Read More »

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Wednesday October 15, 2014

Massachusetts 2014 Elections News: Week of October 13

Election Day is less than three weeks away! Today is your last day to register to vote! Learn how to register and read our latest coverage of campaign events and news highlights from Massachusetts. Read More »

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Wednesday October 15, 2014

Michigan 2014 Election News: Week of October 13

Election Day is less than three weeks away! Here is the latest coverage of campaign events and news highlights from Michigan. Read More »

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Wednesday October 15, 2014

Maryland 2014 Election News: Week of October 13

Election Day is less than three weeks away! Here is the latest coverage of campaign events and news highlights from Maryland. Read More »

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Tuesday October 14, 2014

Joseph Haj, an Arab American Pioneer in the World of Theatre

By Eddie Bejarano
Fall Intern, 2014

Arab American theatre director Joseph Haj recently received the 2014 Zelda Fichandler Award from the Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation. The award is named after Zelda Fichandler, one of the original founders of the American regional theatre movement, and is awarded to directors whose artistry changed the American regional theatre scene. Read More »

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Tuesday October 14, 2014

Ambassador Susan Rice Takes Israeli-Palestinian Conflict to the Basketball Court

It must have been a welcome change of pace for National Security Advisor Susan Rice to confront the Israeli-Palestinian conflict on the basketball court rather than the negotiating table. Somewhere between managing the campaign against ISIS, weighing in on the reconstruction of Gaza, and negotiating a web of alliances to take on Middle East conflicts cooperatively, Ambassador Rice welcomed a group of Palestinian and Israeli youth to the White House basketball court for an hour long pick-up game.  Read More »

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Thursday October 09, 2014

Texas 2014 Election News: Week of October 6

Election Day is less than four weeks away! Here is the latest coverage of campaign events and news highlights from Texas. Read More »

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