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Tamer Nafar: Orginal Palestinian Hip Hop Artist

Tamer Nafar: Orginal Palestinian Hip Hop Artist

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Mona Hajjar Halaby’s New Book and the Journey Behind It Palestinian-American Profiles
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Mona Hajjar Halaby’s New Book and the Journey Behind It

When author and educator Mona Hajjar Halaby began writing In My Mother's Footsteps: A Palestinian Refugee Returns Home, she not only wanted to educate people about Palestine, but also to explore her own identity and how she came to feel so strongly Palestinian. What resulted in the years that followed was a life-changing experience.

on July 30, 2021
Alex Odeh: Trailblazing Palestinian-American Human Rights Activist Palestinian-American Profiles
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Alex Odeh: Trailblazing Palestinian-American Human Rights Activist

Palestinian-American Alex Odeh was a passionate defender of Palestinian human rights and advocate of inter-faith unity between Jews, Muslims, and Christians, a loving husband and father, and a talented poet.

on April 2, 2021
Andrew Bisharat: Climbing is My Community Palestinian-American Profiles
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Andrew Bisharat: Climbing is My Community

For Palestinian-American rock climber and climbing journalist Andrew Bisharat, climbing isn’t just a sport. “It’s my exercise, my community, my friends, a reason to travel, a reason to stay fit and healthy. And the best part is that it’s a sport you can do your whole life.”

on February 11, 2021
Miranda Oakley: Climber Extraordinaire Palestinian-American Profiles
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Miranda Oakley: Climber Extraordinaire

When Palestinian-American rock climber Miranda Oakley first stepped foot in a climbing gym, her sights weren’t set on breaking records or becoming famous in the climbing world. But in 2016, that’s exactly what happened when she became the first woman to climb the Nose of El Capitan solo in less than 24 hours.

on January 5, 2021
Iman Jodeh: Colorado’s First Muslim and Palestinian Legislator Palestinian-American Profiles
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Iman Jodeh: Colorado’s First Muslim and Palestinian Legislator

Colorado state legislator Iman Jodeh made international headlines after winning her historic election as the first-ever Palestinian and Muslim American lawmaker elected to Colorado's House of Representatives. The freshman legislator smashed through many barriers, but Jodeh insists she’s never set out to do so. “Breaking that glass ceiling was never my goal,” she said.

on December 16, 2020
Rasha Mubarak: Activist Powerhouse Palestinian-American Profiles
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Rasha Mubarak: Activist Powerhouse

Rasha Mubarak is a powerhouse grassroots activist bringing the fight for Palestinian freedom into mainstream U.S. electoral politics, known among her peers for her hard work, dedication, and integrity.

on November 18, 2020
Abe Batshon: The Mastermind Behind BeatStars Palestinian-American Profiles
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Abe Batshon: The Mastermind Behind BeatStars

Turning his dream into a reality, Abe Batshon created an online music platform that is the first-of-its-kind, offering everything needed to help music creators and entrepreneurs get started growing their business. BeatStars, founded in 2008, empowers independent music producers and artists from around the world, helping them create top hits and generate millions.

on October 1, 2020
Hazem Harb: Contemporary Artist Palestinian Profiles
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Hazem Harb: Contemporary Artist

According to Hazem Harb, “an artist lives many human experiences.” Harb tries to capture those experiences in his work.

on August 31, 2020