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Aber Kawas

National Network of Arab American communities
NYC Advocacy Specialist
Aber Kawas, is from Brooklyn NY of Palestinian descent. She graduated in 2014 from The City College of New York's International Studies Program with a concentration in Latin American Studies. Abeer has been organizing with the Arab and Muslim community in New York City since 2010 with several organizations such as CAIR NY and the Urban Justice Center around issues such as immigration, police surveillance, racial profiling, ect. Aber currently serves as the NYC Advocacy Specialist with the Campaign to Take on Hate under the National Network of Arab American communities, transitioning from her position as Advocacy Director at the Arab American Association of NY.