On the Violence in New Zealand:
Our Collective Defense is Solidarity
As Arabs and Muslims, we are deeply saddened and disturbed by the news of the murder of 49 people in two New Zealand mosques. We are outraged that white
On Tuesday, June 26, the Supreme Court announced its decision to uphold the Muslim Ban. This third version of the Ban has been in full effect since December 2017 and is now indefinitely codified into law. The Supreme Court upheld
A victory against Israel and US militarism!
For the last six years, AROC, has been a part of the Stop Urban Shield coalition, working to put an end to the largest militarized SWAT training program in the world. Each year
Arab Community Wins in the Face of Zionist Attacks!
May 23, 2018
In a time of increased attacks on Arab and Muslim communities, the San Francisco Bay Area wins major victories against racism.
And after three years of organizing, AROC,
May 22nd, 2018
Today, the Alameda County Offices Board of Supervisors recognized May 15, 2018, the 70th year of the Nakba, as Palestine Cultural Day. The people of Palestine–from Gaza, Haifa to Jerusalem– face daily violations of their human rights,
Victory for our community! Ali is out of ICE detention!
Our community succeeded on March 13th, 2018 in freeing Ali, a young Yemeni man, from ICE! Ali has been detained for nine months. We packed the courtroom not just once,
Got language skills in Arabic or Vietnamese?
Teachers 4 Social Justice, Arab Resource & Organizing Center, Au Co & Vietnamese Youth Development Center are working together to build a pool of multilingual educators who speak either Arabic or Vietnamese fluently
AROC is happy to announce that AYO will be having our youth summer institute this coming August! It is a week long program where youth will go through a series of workshops and community building. The objective of
Statement on Supreme Court’s Partial Reinstatement of Muslim Travel Ban
July 29, 2017
Freedom to Stay, Freedom to Move, Freedom to Return, Freedom to Resist
AROC objects to the U.S. Supreme Court’s announcement to allow provisions of Trump’s executive order