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What is Apartheid Off Campus?

Apartheid Off Campus is a growing network of young activists across the United Kingdom, students leading the struggle to end their own universities’ complicity in the Israeli apartheid regime (hafrada, or “separateness” in Hebrew), or its colonisation of Palestine. Despite student …

The reality of war in Libya

If one could personify Libya as a victim of cancer, this patient would have doctors who weren’t competent enough to …

Online gaming: stricter rules on targeted racism & harassment needed

Running a website like Arab Millennial is tough. It requires constant maintenance, and there are many user requests to deal …

Libya: sexual harassment and the crisis of masculinity

In a city where the red, yellow, and green traffic lights are usually perceived equally as a “GO!” signal, there …

We need more “regular” Arab American heroes

I grew up during the 1980s. I think about the decade more than I should. The music. The movies. How …

Founder represents Arab Bureau at JW3

Last August, I represented Arab Research & Advocacy Bureau at Keith Kahn-Harris’ book launch. His book, Strange Hate, discusses the …

Religious scepticism and colonial attitudes

I am a sceptical Muslim. I deeply believe in our underlying religious message, but do not take many of the …

Why do wars still exist?

There is a paradox of which the more we advance in time, the more we realise the astonishment of its …

How eurocentrism hinders ‘international development’

It is problematic to assume that we, as a globe, are on a unidirectional path of development. To say that …

Pope & Grand Imam visit the UAE

Arab Millennial praises the United Arab Emirates for hosting the Grand Imam of Egypt’s Al-Azhar al-Sharif and Pope Francis of …

5 ways education can free us from colonialism

Colonialism has undeniably affected the Arab World. For some of our leaders, it’s instilled a subconscious inferiority complex that hinders …

Thank you, Airbnb, for delisting Israeli settlements

I am really happy about the Airbnb move. As a Palestinian, sometimes I view BDS differently. But it means a …