- Arab Americans
- Yalla Vote
AAI is doing its part, and we want to make it easier for you to be part of Yalla Change. Here are a few ways you can get involved in the coming weeks. And remember—members of Congress return home to their districts for summer recess in August. This is a great time to visit or call their offices and tell them that you’re invested in seeing real change on these issues. AAI has put together some helpful tips on how to request a meeting and schedule a personal visit.
From the desk of Dr. Zogby
When I was growing up, I remember a saying that was used to describe the behavior of persons who were so cocky that they did really dumb things -- "He's so smart, he's stupid." I thought of this expression when I heard Speaker of the House of Representatives, John Boehner, announce that he had invited Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address a joint session of Congress in order to challenge President Obama's handling of "the grave threats of radical Islam and Iran." Read More »
Air Date: 5/31/2012
Fellows from Syracuse University’s “Leaders for Democracy Fellowship Program (LDF); Bill Press, Host of the “Bill Press Show” and author of the new book, The Obama Hate Machine: The Lies, Distortions, and Personal Attacks on the President---and Who Is Behind Them. Read More »
The story of Arab Americans coming of age as an organized community is a classic American tale of immigrants seeking opportunity, benefiting from America’s freedoms, but also experiencing, at times, the dark side of exclusion and discrimination that has so often been a part of our nation’s history. Read More »