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International Women’s Day Celebration 2015.

    INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY CELEBRATION 2015 ADC-Women’s Empowerment Forum invites you to the 2015 International Women’s Day celebration on Tuesday March 31th. The event will be held at the Downtown Ritz Carlton Hotel and will consist of a P ...

ADC Condemns US Cut in UNRWA Funding.

The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee strongly condemns the U.S. cut in funding for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), which provides education and healthcare to millions of Palestinian refugees I Gaza, West Bank, Lebanon, Syria ...

Upcoming Conference: New Levant Initiative.

The New Levant Initiative is hosting a special one-day conference at The Kennedy Center on March 1, 2018, to highlight the many shared cultural areas that give rise to the Levantine identity, including Levantine art, music, food, architecture and more. To ...

Anti-Sharia Legislation, Islamophobia Rises under Trump.

The specter of Sharia’s is apparently hunting America. At least that’s what many state legislators erroneously believe. In 2017, 23 bills were introduced in 18 state legislatures seeking to ban Sharia’s (Islamic law), a spike from 14 such bills in 2 ...

Trump’s “Art of the Deal” on Palestine.

Donald Trump recently threatened on – where else? – Twitter to slash funds to the Palestinian Authority for their alleged unwillingness to “negotiate a long overdue peace treaty with Israel.” Counterintuitively, Trump bragged about removing the fi ...

TPS for Syrian Nationals.

The DHS Secretary has the ultimate authority to designate a country for TPS pursuant to 8 U.S.C. § 1254a if there is an ongoing armed conflict within the state and, due to such conflict, requiring the return of nationals to their home country would pose ...

ADC Urges DHS to Extend and Renew TPS for Syria.

Washington, DC | www.adc.org | January 8, 2018 – In light of the Trump Adminstration’s decision today to end TPS (Temporary Protected Status) for immigrants traveling from El Salvador, the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) ...