Arab Americans in National Politics
The panelists talked about the history of Arab American organizations and the common concerns that helped develop an Arab American… read more
The panelists talked about the history of Arab American organizations and the common concerns that helped develop an Arab American constituency. They pointed out that this constituency has helped Arab Americans win local elections and that there are now six Arab American members of Congress. They also talked about the United Nations and ways to help Arab countries. Following their prepared remarks, they took questions from the audience. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Nadia Hilab President Arab American University Graduates
- Hala Maksoud President American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Cmte.
- Ibrahim Oweiss Professor Georgetown University->Center for Contemporary Arab Studies
- James J. Zogby Founder and President Arab American Institute
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