Do you want to quickly catch up on the latest news? The top stories of Monday, November 6, 202023.
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1. Arab American voters reject Biden after his “unconditional support” of Israel
President Joe Biden’s approval rating has significantly dropped among Arab American voters following his pledge of “unconditional” support to Israel, which has killed over 10,000 Palestinian civilians — more than 4,000 of whom were children — since the deadly Hamas attacks on Oct. 7.
An American Arab Institute poll shows that Biden’s favorability with Arab Americans dropped from 74 per cent in 2020 to only 29 per cent as of the last week. Arab-Americans played a major role in Biden’s wins in several swing state in 2020. Separate New York Times polls predict that he will lose almost every battleground state in 2024 to former President Donald Trump.
2. Protests in support of Palestine sweep Washington DC as voices all over the world call for ceasefire
On Saturday, hundreds of thousands of demonstrators took to the streets in Washington, D.C. to press the White House for a call for a truce as Israel continues to bombard Gaza. Israel has increased its airstrikes and cut off Gaza’s access to…