‘I Am Arab, I Am American, I Matter'
A decade ago, the Arab American Civic Council started its first Census write-in campaign called "Check It Right, You Ain't White." The goal was to encourage visibility and representation of Arab Americans.
This time, they're using a different call to action. Raad Ghantous, the group's chair, explains:
“We went through a real adverse situation when the current administration went into power. That, in a very interesting way, caused more unity. Out of that came a sense of civic engagement, and that civic engagement is a positive energy.”
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