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Amer Zahr

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Published on April 24, 2018 (5 Comments)
Every time I hear Nikki Haley’s voice, something happens. Even as a psych student, I am not sure that I can explain it. It kind of feels like a Minotaur lives inside me and awakens in screams at the sound of her voice. I’m pretty sure it’s not normal, ... (Continue reading)
Published on April 8, 2018 (18 Comments)
It’s been more than a week now of Israel murdering Palestinians in Gaza. To be clear, their deaths were not the result of “clashes” or “violent confrontations.” It started with tens of thousands of Palestinians, imprisoned in Gaza, marching. Along with their extended family throughout our historic homeland, they ... (Continue reading)
Published on March 31, 2018 (2 Comments)
Eighteen years ago, Arab Chicago, led by a primarily conservative leadership, erroneously chose to back the “Compassionate Conservative” George Bush. Not only did the conservative Arab community believe that Republicans more effectively represented their core values, they also believed that an Evangelical Neo-Conservative Christian like George Bush would deal ... (Continue reading)
Published on March 1, 2018 (20 Comments)
Before I get into this amateur movie review of “Black Panther,” and before I get into trouble, let me start with a few statistics. Half of the residents of the African continent are Muslim. 33% of worldwide Muslims live in Africa, and they don’t only dwell in nations where ... (Continue reading)
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