Snyder Names 1st Members To Middle Eastern CommissionThe board works within the Department of Civil Rights to monitor, evaluate and provide recommendations to the governor and the department.
Michigan U.S. Senators Back 'Middle East-North Africa' Category On Next CensusThe U.S. Census Bureau said last month that it would test the change by holding focus groups if it got enough positive feedback from the public.
US Mulls Middle East-North Africa Category For 2020 CensusThe federal government is considering allowing those of Middle Eastern and North African descent to identify as such on the next 10-year census.
NovoDynamics Gets New Partner In Africa, Middle EastThe Ann Arbor developer of advanced pattern recognition and analytics technologies NovoDynamics Inc. announced a partnership with Forefront Technologies, a distributor of document imaging hardware and storage systems in Africa and the Middle East that is based in the United Arab Emirates.
Local Group Expects Heavy Influx Of Refugees From Middle East Metro Detroit is already dealing with hundreds of refugees from the Middle East, and that number is expected to grow with the civil war in Syria.
Family: Flint Woman Killed In Syria Was 'Brainwashed'The family of a Flint woman killed in an alleged attempt to topple the Syrian government is speaking out.
Automation Alley Trade Missions Support More Than $220M Local Export SalesSoutheast Michigan companies have made more than $220 million in export sales as a result of Automation Alley trade mission activities, Michigan’s largest technology business association announced this week.
Michigan Matters: Middle East Issues DiscussionRoey Gilad, Consulate General of Israel to the Midwest, and Osama Siblani, publisher of The Arab American News, will tape "Michigan Matters" this week to talk about issues simmering in the Middle East.
Opinion: Why Do The Liberals Keep Complaining?Liberals and their ilk obviously won the executive branch of the United States government for another four years with the reelection of President Barack Obama, but they still pick fights as much as they did before the election – if not more.
Opinion: Single-Issue Voting Is Wrong In These Multi-Issue TimesConsider the economy, the job market, the recent horrendous occurrences in the Middle East before voting for a person because of his race, his social-issue promises, or any other rather selfish reasons.
Opinion: Selectively Presidential: Obama Chooses To Be Presidential When It's ConvenientWhen the storm and its headlines have passed, however, the questions about the Benghazi tragedy should continue full force as November 6 continues to near. During the much-needed questioning and impending investigation, it would be grand if President Obama would remain presidential throughout the process.
Opinion: No News For ObamaPresident Obama doesn’t want to have to answer the “difficult” questions on the economy, jobs, the turmoil related to America in the Middle East, and more so he avoids solid news programs to go on popular fluff shows to get softball questions.