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American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee

 اللجنة الأمريكية العربية لمكافحة التمييز 


Wednesday, January 28, 2015


The Weeks Ahead 

Nationwide:

  • NATIONWIDE DEADLINE: Monday, February 1. Stand up and demand to be counted. Use your voice to express our community’s need for a MENA category on the U.S. Census. Instantly send our pre-written letter. Click here for details

  • Saturday, January 31. SiriusXm Radio. Dean Obeidallah hosts his weekly radio show, “The Dean Obeidallah Show,” live from 10 AM to noon EST. Click here for details.

Michigan:

  • January 31, 2015 is the deadline to apply for ADC-Michigan’s Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Program. Click here for details. 


Past Week’s Wrap-Up


Articles of Interest

In Memoriam

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Case of the

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Christa McAuliffe

Arab-American teacher and astronaut Christa McAuliffe passed away in the Challenger accident. The tragedy’s anniversary was on January 28.

jamia @auntoona

@adctweets I grew up hearing such insults. My ‘raghead’ father was a WW2 combat veteran as we’re 4 of my uncles.

Muslim woman sues Dearborn Police over hijab removal

After police in Dearborn Heights forced a Muslin woman to remove her hijab, she has responded with a federal lawsuit.

Malak Kazan says her right to religious freedom was violated by being forced to take off her head scarf. Police who were taking her mug shot after an arrest, view it as a safety issue.


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