The History of Little Syria in Manhattan

October 28, 2020

Why Has Islamophobia Risen in America?

July 08, 2020

Islamophobia in the US has increased ever since the 9/11 attacks in 2001. Discrimination and hate crimes against American Muslims skyrocketed immediately after the deadliest assault on US soil took place. Despite sporadic efforts by former President Barack Obama to bridge the religious and racial...

Are Arabs “White”?

November 15, 2016

As per the US Census Bureau, Arab Americans are white—but without the privilege. There are between 2 and 4 million Arabs in the United States, hailing from 22 different countries. But, according to the US Census Bureau, they are considered to be ethnically “white.” Stemming from an...