Arab Voices In NYC: will they finally have their say?

Although Arabs have lived in New York for almost 200 years, to date, no Arab representative of the City Council has ever run or been elected from this community. Sixteen years after the September 11 attacks, anti-Muslim and anti-Arab sentiment in public rhetoric continues and […]

April 20th, 2017

After our regular newscast today, join us for a panel discussion regarding the Bill O’Riley ousting with the Ex-President of FOX News, Joe Peyronnin. Full disclosure, he is our professor.

April 6th, 2017

Join us today for two back to back shows. We have Kirby Pate and Emily Overhoff anchoring today with Audry Maxson with Sports. Following our regular newscast we have a panel headed by our very own Simone Somekh to discuss how media in different countries […]


Filipinos in different parts of the world commemorate the EDSA People Power Revolution in different ways. In the Philippines, they honored the memory of People Power through protest, while the “Pinoy” community in New York hosted a documentary screening of film “Laban.”  

Illegal Fashion Runway Show

On Valentine’s Day, immigrant artists and designers gathered at White Box art space in New York City for what they called an “Illegal Fashion Runway” show. This was done in response to Donald Trump’s travel ban. I spoke with co-curators Juan Puntes and Maria de […]