But it’s okay. I am glad to have learned that. So many people I knew back in Lebanon still have not had the chance to learn that. They pretend they’re “Phoenicians” instead of Arabs, refuse to speak in their native tongue, and dream of the day when they will immigrate to Europe or the US. I understand them. Shows such as Homeland and Fargo are filled with anti-Arab and Anti-muslim rhet…
I salute your frankness and courage in writing this brilliant essay. I wish many more would do the same!
Thanks very much for this.