April 30, 2004

NEWS STORY: Arab-Americans Hold Politicians’ Attention

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c. 2004 Religion News Service (UNDATED) Not so long ago, Awni Abu-Hadba felt invisible. The Palestine-born jeweler, who moved to Paterson, N.J., as a young man in 1971, remembers asking the city’s mayor for a favor. He will never forget the mayor’s response: “Your community doesn’t vote, so why should I help?” Today Abu-Hadba is […]

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