Posts Tagged “Assad”

Why the presidential elections in Lebanon are deadlocked?

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Why the presidential elections in Lebanon are deadlocked?
Ghassan Rubeiz

Ghassan Rubeiz

Blogger, writers at The Arab Daily News online
Dr. Ghassan Rubeiz is an Arab-American writer, journalist and commentator on issues of development, peace and justice. He is the former Middle East Secretary of the Geneva-based World Council of Churches. Reach him at rubeizg@gmail.com.
Ghassan Rubeiz

Why the presidential elections in Lebanon are deadlocked? By Ghassan Michel Rubeiz Washington DC, August 1, 2014 Lebanon has been without a state president for four months, since the six-year term of the outgoing president expired. According to a 1943 National Pact, the president of the state has to be a Christian, the prime minister…

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President Obama must stand up to the stale narrative in the Middle East

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President Obama must stand up to the stale narrative in the Middle East

Managing Writer

Managing Writer at The Arab Daily News online
The Arab Daily News is the newspaper of record for the Arab American Community, and publishes and writes original articles on news, features, commentary, business, politics, sports, entertainment and more. Managing Writer of the Arab Daily News, reviews and posts articles for the journalists and bloggers who submit their writings for this popular online newspaper newspaper.

President Obama must stand up to the stale narrative in the Middle East By Ali Rizk During a recent meeting held in Beirut, the ambassador of a European country to Lebanon spoke of an alliance between the Assad government in Syria and Daish – (otherwise known as ISIL, and more recently as the Islamic State)….

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Obituary: Assad Shorrosh, 1929, Nazareth, Palestine – Houston, Texas 2014

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Obituary: Assad Shorrosh, 1929, Nazareth, Palestine – Houston, Texas 2014
rayhanania

rayhanania

Managing Writer at The Arab Daily News
RAY HANANIA — Columnist

Ray Hanania is an award winning political columnist and author. He covered Chicago Politics and Chicago City Hall from 1976 through 1992. Hanania began writing in 1975 when he published The Middle Eastern Voice newspaper in Chicago (1975-1977). He later published “The National Arab American Times” newspaper which was distributed through 12,500 Middle East food stores in 48 American States (2004-2007).

Hanania writes weekly columns on Middle East and American Arab issues for the Arab News in Saudi Arabia at www.ArabNews.com, and for TheArabDailyNews.com, and TheDailyHookah.com.

Palestinian, American Arab and Christian, Hanania’s parents originate from Jerusalem and Bethlehem.

Hanania is the recipient of four (4) Chicago Headline Club “Peter Lisagor Awards” for Column writing. In November 2006, he was named “Best Ethnic American Columnist” by the New American Media;In 2009, he received the prestigious Sigma Delta Chi Award for Writing from the Society of Professional Journalists. He is the recipient of the MT Mehdi Courage in Journalism Award. Hanania has also received two (2) Chicago Stick-o-Type awards from the Chicago Newspaper Guild, and in 1990 was nominated by the Chicago Sun-Times for a Pulitzer Prize for his four-part series on the Palestinian Intifada.

His wife and son are Jewish and he performs standup comedy lampooning Arab-Jewish relations, advocating for peace based on non-violence, mutual recognition and Two-States.

His Facebook Page is Facebook.com/rghanania

Email him at: RGHanania@gmail.com

Visit this link to read Ray's column archive at the ArabNews,com www.arabnews.com/taxonomy/term/10906
rayhanania

Obituary: Assad Shorrosh, 1929, Nazareth, Palestine – Houston, Texas 2014 ASSAD SHORROSH, age 85, of Spring,Texas. Beloved son of the late Augustine and Olga Shorrosh, Nazareth, Palestine. Dear sibling of brothers Anis and Samuel, and his late sister Kamleh. Assad is survived by his lifelong love and wife, Lilian, and by his children, David, Edward,…

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Jordan grabs headlines with fight videos, again, and the provocation is Syria

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Jordan grabs headlines with fight videos, again, and the provocation is Syria
rayhanania

rayhanania

Managing Writer at The Arab Daily News
RAY HANANIA — Columnist

Ray Hanania is an award winning political columnist and author. He covered Chicago Politics and Chicago City Hall from 1976 through 1992. Hanania began writing in 1975 when he published The Middle Eastern Voice newspaper in Chicago (1975-1977). He later published “The National Arab American Times” newspaper which was distributed through 12,500 Middle East food stores in 48 American States (2004-2007).

Hanania writes weekly columns on Middle East and American Arab issues for the Arab News in Saudi Arabia at www.ArabNews.com, and for TheArabDailyNews.com, and TheDailyHookah.com.

Palestinian, American Arab and Christian, Hanania’s parents originate from Jerusalem and Bethlehem.

Hanania is the recipient of four (4) Chicago Headline Club “Peter Lisagor Awards” for Column writing. In November 2006, he was named “Best Ethnic American Columnist” by the New American Media;In 2009, he received the prestigious Sigma Delta Chi Award for Writing from the Society of Professional Journalists. He is the recipient of the MT Mehdi Courage in Journalism Award. Hanania has also received two (2) Chicago Stick-o-Type awards from the Chicago Newspaper Guild, and in 1990 was nominated by the Chicago Sun-Times for a Pulitzer Prize for his four-part series on the Palestinian Intifada.

His wife and son are Jewish and he performs standup comedy lampooning Arab-Jewish relations, advocating for peace based on non-violence, mutual recognition and Two-States.

His Facebook Page is Facebook.com/rghanania

Email him at: RGHanania@gmail.com

Visit this link to read Ray's column archive at the ArabNews,com www.arabnews.com/taxonomy/term/10906
rayhanania

Jordan grabs headlines with fight videos, again, and the provocation is Syria By Ray Hanania The fun times never seem to end in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, which gets very little respect from the Western News media and from the Western nations that own its politics. Whenever two Jordanians get together and fight, if…

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Syrian Fight Against Tyranny Replaced Due to Many Differing Interests Among Rebel Groups

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Syrian Fight Against Tyranny Replaced Due to Many Differing Interests Among Rebel Groups

Managing Writer

Managing Writer at The Arab Daily News online
The Arab Daily News is the newspaper of record for the Arab American Community, and publishes and writes original articles on news, features, commentary, business, politics, sports, entertainment and more. Managing Writer of the Arab Daily News, reviews and posts articles for the journalists and bloggers who submit their writings for this popular online newspaper newspaper.

Syrian Fight Against Tyranny Replaced Due to Many Differing Interests Among Rebel Groups By Salma Nawlo   When an image of an obviously very hurt and possibly bloody fellow human is presented, our natural reaction is to express sadness, disapproval and possible anger.  Depending on how familiar one is with the circumstance, the state of this person’s condition is what causes…

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Lebanon’s fate lies in Syria’s future

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Lebanon’s fate lies in Syria’s future
Ghassan Rubeiz

Ghassan Rubeiz

Blogger, writers at The Arab Daily News online
Dr. Ghassan Rubeiz is an Arab-American writer, journalist and commentator on issues of development, peace and justice. He is the former Middle East Secretary of the Geneva-based World Council of Churches. Reach him at rubeizg@gmail.com.
Ghassan Rubeiz

Lebanon’s fate lies in Syria’s future By Ghassan Michel Rubeiz It took ten months for Lebanon to form a new government.  This lengthy delay is symptomatic of rising national tension. At the center of debate is the military participation of Lebanon’s Hezbollah and rival, Jihadi groups in Syria’s war. The Lebanese share power in peculiar…

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