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New York Times Article on Save Washington Street

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On January 2, 2012, The New York Times published this excellent story by David W. Dunlap about the Save Washington Street campaign. It touches on Carl’s ancestry and my own evolved interest into Little Syria through the work of Ameen Rihani. We hope this will be an important moment for this campaign effort and shall encourage Chairman Robert Tierney and Mayor Michael Bloomberg to do the right thing and protect the last traces of Arab life in Manhattan.

Other media interested in further details related to this story are welcome to email or call Todd Fine (+1 857-234-0920 – or Carl Antoun ( We can give tours of Little Syria, Washington Street, and the relevant buildings to local, national, and international media.

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