Volume 18, Number 1 Spring - Summer 2008 $5.00

The Arab American


The English Supplement of Al-Hewar Magazine




Vote Obama, Be Proud of Nader,

and Listen to Gibran

Ghassan Michel Rubeiz



Al-Hewar Center Presents

Ambassador Hussein Hassouna on

The Future of U.S.-Arab Relations



On Meeting

Pope Benedict XVI

Dr. Suheil Bushrui


On Oil Prices and Obliterating Iran

Hassan Al-Husseini


Community Mourns Dr. George Atiyeh



Syrian Musician Malek Jandali Arranges

Worlds Oldest Music Notation


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