Arab spring http://michiganradio.org en Metro Detroit Arab Americans reflect on Arab Spring, foreign policy http://michiganradio.org/post/metro-detroit-arab-americans-reflect-arab-spring-foreign-policy <p>The &ldquo;Arab Spring&rdquo; uprisings in the Middle East and North Africa have captured the attention of the whole world. And perhaps nowhere in the U.S. are the events being followed as closely as they are in metropolitan Detroit. The region is home to almost 500,000 Arab-Americans.</p><p>Many of those immigrants and their children say so far, the U.S. response to the wave of rebellions has left them hopeful that American foreign policy in the region is headed in the right direction.</p><p><strong>&ldquo;The game is changing&rdquo;</strong></p> Fri, 07 Oct 2011 05:00:00 +0000 Sarah Hulett 4479 at http://michiganradio.org Metro Detroit Arab Americans reflect on Arab Spring, foreign policy