https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OXUKjR1zOk0&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR3A1kWUCUBw96DO--_JjPUuHcOqGrmwR7FV660JDzj5AqDEEXL5pAm2CyE It's the second of January 2020, which means half the world has finally recovered from the New Year's Eve hangover, and is looking into that dreaded full-body mirror. Ugh. Is that really me? Ah, repentant Jan Detox is at the door, again... so full of ambition and crazy if not barely still realizable hopes! … Continue reading Letting Go in 2020
I am an immigrant. My family left our once beloved country, Egypt, in the 60s. In the 70s, I was sworn in as an American citizen in the borough of Manhattan. It was in a courtroom where a portrait of Tricky Dick -- who was about to resign -- hung behind the judge. I repeated … Continue reading The House of Unamerican Activities
With the retweets of the Britain First videos, Donald Trump has now earned the right to be called the Terrorist in Chief, striking fear in the heart of all Arab-Americans that they will now be the target of even more violence and intimidation and harassment by the state and right-wing nut jobs across the United … Continue reading Achtung, habibi!