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    Civil Rights Ten Years after September 11

    Panelists talked about their respective organizations and their experiences in building coalitions since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Topics included hate crimes, racial…

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    Civil Rights Ten Year After September 11, 2001

    Panelists talked about civil rights issues in the ten years since the September 11, 2001 attacks in the U.S. They focused on their personal experiences relating to discrimination, racial…

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    Arab World Political Unrest

    Panelists talked about recent uprisings in Syria, Egypt, Yemen, and other parts of the Middle East. Among the topics they addressed were the distribution of U.S. aid in the region,…

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    Role and Identity of Arab-Americans

    A panel of Arab-Americans talked about their role in American society and culture, as well as their identity. Among the topics they addressed were diversity within the Arab-American…

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    U.S. Foreign Policy and the Arab World

    Panelists talked about U.S. foreign policy in North Africa and the Middle East following several popular uprisings, sometimes referred to as the “Arab Spring.” Among the topics…

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    Social Media and Arab Political Uprisings

    Participants spoke about the role social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter played in the spring uprisings across North Africa and the Middle East. They talked about using social…

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    Muslims and Civil Rights

    Panelists talked about civil rights issues, security and relations between law enforcement and the Muslim community. Among the topics they addressed were building trust between law…

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    Relations Between Islam and Other Religions

    Interfaith religious leaders talked about relations between Muslims, Christians and Jews, and what can be done to bring the religions together for peace. They also responded to…

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    Eric Holder Remarks on Civil Rights

    Attorney General Eric Holder gave the keynote address at the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee’s 30th anniversary national convention. In his remarks he talked about…

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    Civil Rights Legacy

    Representative Conyers spoke about the legacy of the Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr., and Senator Robert F. Kennedy forty years after their assassinations. This was the keynote speech at…

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    Balancing Civil Rights and Homeland Security

    Juliette Kayyem spoke on “Balancing Civil Rights and Homeland Security” at the annual Civil Rights Awards Luncheon of the American-Arab Anti-Discriminatin Committee.

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    Human Rights in Lebanon and Gaza

    Joe Stork and David Khairallah spoke about possible violations of humanitarian and international law in Lebanon and Gaza. Among the issues they addressed were the role and…

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    American-Arab Issues

    Prince Turki Al Faisal, ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the U.S., delivered the keynote address at the annual convention of the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination…

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    Palestinian Issues

    Ambassador Afif Safieh delivered the keynote address at the final brunch of the annual convention of the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee. Topics included the history of…

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    25th Anniversary Gala Dinner

    The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee held its 25th Anniversary Gala Dinner. They keynote speaker was Saudi Prince Walid who spoke about the experience of Arab Americans in…

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    Covering the Efforts to Combat Terrorism

    The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee held a forum on the state of journalism in the U.S. and Arab world and news coverage of the efforts to combat terrorism. Among the…

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    Government Outreach Programs

    The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee held a forum with government officials on Arab American issues. Among the topics addressed were government outreach programs for…

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    Equal Opportunity

    Mrs. Kerry addressed the annual meeting of the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee. She said that her husband, Democratic presidential candidate Senator John Kerry, was…

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    Annual Banquet

    Undersecretary Hutchinson addressed the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee’s annual banquet. He said that the Department of Homeland Security would eliminate certain…

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    Federal Government Administration

    Government officials spoke about efforts to respect the rights of Muslims and Arab-Americans while guarding against terrorism. Following prepared remarks, the officials responded to…

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