‘We Have Rights and a Voice’
At Virginia Convention on Bias, Arab Americans Put Faith in System
By Emily Wax
Washington Post Staff Writer
Sunday, June 9, 2002; Page C01
The small pamphlets filled with the large words of the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights were grabbed up at the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination convention in Arlington this weekend as quickly as the complaint forms for airline profiling of Muslims.
Powell Confers with Arab-American Leaders
By Ghada H. Elnajjar Washington File Staff Writer
Washington–Secretary of State Colin Powell held a meeting with the board of directors and executives of the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) on June 7 during the ADC 19th National Convention.
Arab Tells Arabs: ‘Stop Whining’
NewsMax.com Wires Saturday, June 8, 2002
CRYSTAL CITY, Va. – “The first thing Arabs should do is stop whining,” said an Arab-American scholar Friday at the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee’s 19th national convention.
After 9/11, Arab Americans Struggle for Civil Rights and for Palestinians
By Matthew E. Berger
Jewish Telegraph Agency
WASHINGTON, June 10 (JTA)–The Friday afternoon schedule for the annual convention of the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee presented participants with a tough choice.