Weekly Newsletter: ADC Demands Justice for Israel’s abuse of Palestinian children + more

American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee

 اللجنة الأمريكية العربية لمكافحة التمييز 

Tuesday, July 8, 2014


The Weeks Ahead


  • Tuesday, July 8th at 8:30PM – 10:30PM in Arlington, VA. Iftar Fundraiser for UNRWA USA at Darna Restaurant and Lounge (every Tuesday this Ramadan). Click here for details. 

  • Thursday, Jul 10 from 10:00AM – 11:30AM in Washington, DC. The Middle East Institute hosts “A Conversation on Diplomacy and Religion in the Middle East.” Click here for details. 

  • Thursday, July 10 from 7:30PM to 10:30PM in Washington, DC. Network of Arab American Professionals-DC presents “Night of Giving – Iftar Across America.” Click here to purchase tickets. 

  • Tuesday, July 15 from 6:30PM – 8:00PM in Washington, DC. Busboys and Poets Books welcomes Congressman Keith Ellison to sign and discuss his new book. Click here for details. 

  • Thursday, July 17 at 7:30PM in Washington, DC. Join American Third Pillar Charities at this year’s Annual Iftar. Click here for details. 

  • Saturday, August 9th from 6:30PM -10:00PM in Arlington, VA.  House of Morocco Presents Moroccan Nights Gala. Click here for details. 

Keep track of ADC events near you! View the ADC calendar.

Last Week’s Wrap-Up

Articles of Interest

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 #MyIdentity Campaign: Click here to fill out ADC’s Identity Questionaire

Watch ADC Interns talk about their identies


Join the campaign: Take a picture of yourself holding a sign with a fact about the oppression of Palestinian children and the hashtag #BringBackOurBoys

Post it on all your social media accounts. Make your voice heard on behalf of the Palestinian children who can’t. 

Take Action: Urge your Congressional Representatives to support BDS


Take Action: Urge Congress to seek Justice for Alex Odeh!

Help us petition the CSAC for a Kahlil Gibran Stamp

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Person of the Week

of the Week

of the Week

Tariq Abu Khdeir

Palestinian-American teenager Tariq Khdeir spent Independence Day weekend being beaten by Israeli police and detained without charge.  

ADC National President Samer Khalaf requested a meeting with Senator John F. Kerry to discuss this matter immediately.

Anna Baltzer ‏@Anna_Baltzer  

Child’s beating in Jerusalem brings unprecedented coverage of Palestinian experience to #USA http://bit.ly/TYBK2r  #SenMcCaskill  #Missouri


By Dr. Omnia El-Hakim

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