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Saturday, September 11, 2004 04:02 PM

 
Arab / Muslim Americans News
In the Aftermath of the September 11th 2001 Tragedy

Famous Arab Americans
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> 11 September 2004 :: 'Americans like us'
Laila Saada - Al-Ahram Weekly

 
> 12 February 2004 :: Army intelligence agents inquire about UT Islam conference
Eric Allen - News 8 Austin

 
> 4 January 2004 :: "We Owe Arabs Nothing" by Robert Kilroy-Silk
Arabs are "suicide bombers, limb-amputators, women repressors"

 
> 14 July 2003 :: "Wish You Weren't Here"
America just loves immigration - it's immigrants who aren't popular. As Muslims are now finding out

 
> 19 April 2003 :: Daniel Pipes - Fueling a Culture Clash
"Mosques are proved to be the planning grounds for militant Islam so this is where we should look"

 
> 12 March 2003 :: FBI Says War With Iraq Could Lead to Hate Crimes
 
> 5 December 2002 :: Be afraid, be very afraid, of spying by U.S. Army
Christopher H. Pyle

 
> 18 October 2002 :: ADC Press Release
Discrimination Lawsuit Against Continental Airlines to Proceed

 
> 26 September 2002 :: ADC Case Update
Discrimination Against Arab Americans

 
> 2 September 2002 :: Secrecy Is Our Enemy
"Liberty," said Adams, "cannot be preserved without a general knowledge among the people."
The New York Times

 
> 14 August 2002 :: Camps for Citizens: Ashcroft's Hellish Vision
Attorney general shows himself as a menace to liberty
Los Angeles Times

 
> 4 August 2002 :: Fear and Anxiety Permeate Arab Enclave Near Detroit
Muslim Americans Feel They Are Targets in War on Terror

 
> 1 August 2002 :: Al Jazeera Program Attacks ADC 
...Mr Dalbah went so far as to claim that the leaders of so many of the Arab-American organizations are nothing but CIA agents and followers of government directives and policies!

 
> 31 July 2002 :: SURVEY - CAIR
American Muslims One Year After 9-11

 
> 20 July 2002 :: The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) today called for the removal of Peter Kirsanow from the U.S. Civil Rights Commission
 
> 16 July 2002 :: - Charges Dropped Against Imam Al-Husainy 
- Life Sentence Handed Down To Man Who Committed Hate Crime Murder

 
> 1 July 2002 :: ADC Press Release:
Yemeni Americans Being Targeted by U.S. Department of Justice

 
> 26 June 2002 :: Arab Americans Targeted by Police 
ADC has recently received a number of complaints about Arab Americans who have been subject to harassment by police officers in Metro Detroit.

 
> 24 June 2002 :: City of Dearborn Unfairly Charges Islamic Cleric
Imam Hisham Al-Husainy has been unfairly charged with Protesting Without a Permit by the Dearborn Police Department and faces a maximum jail term of 90 days and fines up to $500...

 
> 20 June 2002 :: Stand up comics Ahmed Ahmed and Maz Jobrani
(NPR) Listen to: Arab-American stand-up comics Ahmed Ahmed and Maz Jobrani. They've changed their routines since Sept. 11, cracking jokes about attending flight school and the like.

 
> 9 June 2002 :: 'We Have Rights and a Voice' 
At Va. ADC Convention on Bias, Arab Americans Put Faith in System

 
> 6 June 2002 :: Arab-American Agenda: Post Sept. 11
Faced with post 9-11 discrimination, Arab Americans rally in suburban D.C. to find their political voice

 
> 5 June 2002 :: "Flying While Brown!"
Lawsuits Accuse 4 Airlines of Bias - Men Say Perceived Ethnicity Got Them Taken Off Flights

 
> 10 May 2002 :: ADC And The Arab American Community Forum (AACF)
Welcome Mayor Kilpatrick’s Decision To Not Send Chief Of Police To Israel

 
> 9 May 2002 :: ADC - Michigan: URGENT CALL TO ACTION
Let Detroit News Knows How You Feel About Their Bigotry Campaign!

 
> 6 May 2002 :: ADC Community Update
The Detroit News Strikes Again And Continues to Lose Community Support

 
> 26 April 2002 :: Arab Americans mourn the loss of
Dr. Hala Salaam Maksoud

 
> 18 March 2002 :: Nuke Mecca!
US journalist apologizes to Muslims

 
> 13 March 2002 :: The Sheik
Arab Restaurant Is Nearly Ruined By Rumor of Celebration on Sept. 11 - "The Wall Street Journal"

 
> 6 March 2002 :: Thoughts About America
Edward Said warns against the return to a shameful episode in the US's intellectual history.

 
> 5 March 2002 :: Congressman John Conyers, Jr.:
The Conditions Of Imam Haddad's Confinement Is "APPALLING"

 
> 4 March 2002 :: Some Suspicion of Arabic-Speaking Guys
Should I be nervous about dark-featured Arabic-speaking guys in their 20's or 30's?

 
> 4 March 2002 :: ADC Update:
Wayne State University Apologizes For Anti-Islam Article

 
> 28 February 2002 :: "Islam Sucks," Fisher Says!
The Detroit News:
Arab-American leaders upset with WSU newspaper article

 
> 27 February 2002 :: "Islam Sucks!"
Wayne State University's Newspaper Wrote

 
> 20 February 2002 :: ADC: Community Alert
Michigan Department of State Revokes Arab-Americans Truck Driver Licenses!

 
> 20 February 2002 :: Demonstration on Feb 20, In Dearborn
National Day of Solidarity With Muslim, Arab and South Asian Immigrants

 
> 20 February 2002 :: RESPONDING TO 9-11
Open sessions at the Wayne State University

 
> 17 February 2002 :: FROM BEHIND THE WALLS: 
Muslim Leader, Rabih Haddad, Decries Prison Conditions

 
> 11 February 2002 :: Letter From Rabih Haddad in His Chicago Prison Cell
Where do we draw the line between justice and oppression? Between prosecution and persecution?

 
> 8 February 2002 :: ADC Press Release: 
ADC Denounces Ashcroft's Anti-Islamic Statements

 
> 16 January 2002 ::
"Visa-vis Rabih" - The case of Rabih Haddad & the GRF
The feds suspect his charity aided terrorists. His wife says they're wrong.
Metro Times, by Ann Mullen

 
> 16 January 2002 :: "Closed Court" - The case of Rabih Haddad & the GRF
Group says it’s being tried by public opinion.
Metro Times, by Lisa M. Collins

 
> 16 January 2002 ::
Samar Kaukab
ACLU of Illinois Challenges Ethnic and Religious Bias in Strip Search of Muslim Woman at O'Hare International Airport. 
"I felt as though the security personnel had singled me out because I didn't belong, wasn't trusted and wouldn't be welcomed in my own country"

 
> 8 January 2002 :: ADC Press Release: 
Plan to Focus Attention on Arab Men for Deportation

 
> 2 January 2002 :: Lebanese in Metro Detroit on edge
Feelings mixed about conspiracy to help Hezbollah

 
> 27 December 2001 :: Muslim secret service agent removed from flight
CAIR demanded an apology from American Airlines for removing a Muslim Secret Service agent from a flight apparently based on religious and ethnic profiling. 

 
> 15 December 2001 ::
AWARENESS OF ISLAM:
Detroit Cardinal Adam Maida visits mosque in show of solidarity

 
> 13 December 2001 :: Bridges over troubled waters
Arab Americans are learning that being politically oriented is an invitation for aggravation in the US.

 
> 5 December 2001 :: Justice Kept In the Dark
Closed military tribunals. A dragnet that’s swept up 1,200 men. As America fights terror, where will we strike the balance between liberty and security?

 
> 3 December 2001 :: "Jerusalem Day" Announcement
Islamic Institute of Knowledge, Michigan

 
> 3 December 2001 ::
 
> 29 November 2001 :: Dearborn Community Forum
Arab residents denounce government witch-hunt

 
> 25 November 2001 ::
THE DETAINEES
Swept Up in a Dragnet, Hundreds Sit in Custody
and Ask, 'Why?' 

 
> 25 November 2001 :: ADC Press Release: 
Secret Evidence Victim Dr. Al-Najjar Detained Again
 

 
> 24 November 2001 :: Probing Terrorism Questions For Middle Eastern Men in The U.S.
More than 5000 men on the federal list are 18 to 33 years old

 
> 23 November 2001 :: Anti-terrorism laws singling out Arab Americans destroy trust
The Detroit Free Press
Imad Hamad

 
> 16 November 2001 :: ADC Update
Conyers Challenges Administration on Military Tribunals and other Anti-Terrorism Actions.

 
> 13 November 2001 :: The Justice Department is to question 5,000 men
ADC Urges Government to Respect Rights when Questioning Non-Citizens

 
> 9 November 2001 :: United Christian and Islamic Woman
Prayer and Fellowship: Christ Church Grosse Pointe; Sunday, November 11, 2001

 
> 5 November 2001 :: ADC Update
November 1st Town Hall Meeting with Government Officials in Dearborn.

 
> 4 November 2001 ::
Struggling to Be Both Arab and American
The New York Times, By Jodi Wilgoren

 
> 31 October 2001 :: ADC Meets with the INS Commissioner
Issues addressed include indefinite detention, denial of bond to detainees, access to attorneys, embassy notifications, family notifications, voluntary departure issues, and detention conditions.

 
> 28 October 2001 :: "Arab anti-bias group stands on high alert"
A Detroit News report about the mounting tasks of the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) in the aftermath of the September 11 attack.

 
> 17 October 2001 :: Assistant Attorney General Ralph Boyd to Speak at Community Town Hall Meeting in Dearborn. (ADC Release)
 
> 16 October 2001 :: Queen Noor of Jordan to address ADC Annual Banquet in Michigan.
 
> 15 October 2001 :: “HOME is HERE” - America's largest Arab community in the aftermath of September 11th. - The New Yorker
 
> 11 October 2001 :: Calendar of Arab American Community Events (Michigan ADC Release).
 
> 6 October 2001 :: Arab-American candidate faces tough campaign in Dearborn
 
> 5 October 2001 :: Community Meeting with U.S. Department of Justice and Arab, Chaldean and Muslim American Educators
Dearborn Civic Center; October 9, 2001 at 5:00 p.m.

 
> 2 October 2001 :: Court sidesteps racial profiling 
Justices deal blow to efforts to stop controversial tactic

 
> 2 October 2001 :: Arab profiling fears focus of conference 
A public meeting later this month in Metro Detroit

 
> 1 October 2001 :: In Michigan, an Arab Candidate Perseveres 
Native of Lebanon Gets Spot in Dearborn Mayor Race in Test of Tolerance

 
> 27 September 2001 :: Anatomy of a Hate Crime
An attack in San Francisco alarms the high-tech immigrants around Silicon Valley

 
> 27 September 2001 :: Three Arab Americans were prevented from boarding Northwest plane because of their ethnicity!
(Yes, it's 2001 !!!)
 
> 27 September 2001 :: Professor at HFCC suspended and may face assault charges
 
> 26 September 2001 :: Dearborn police accused of panicking
Critics claim they erred in notifying FBI, INS of arrests
 
> 26 September 2001 :: Dearborn resident assaulted by professor at Henry Ford Community College! (from ADC)
 
> 25 September 2001 :: U.S. Department of Justice
Initiative to Combat Post-Terrorism Discrimination

 
> 25 September 2001 :: IN MICHIGAN:
Two Islamic groups (MAYA & CAIR) decry terror links
 
> 25 September 2001 :: Detroit dollar store torched
 
> 21 September 2001 :: Muslim college students in US report threats
"Go home, terrorist!"

 
> 19 September 2001 :: Battling backlash:
Hatred puzzles San Francisco man who fled Iran decades ago

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