The straightforward and talkative frankness of "Marriage to Saudis" also led to its retraction by the department.
The Saudis themselves were not perturbed by the document. But when the brochure went up on the department's website, the American Muslim Council demanded its removal, calling it "hurtful," "derogatory and biased." In February 2000, the department removed the document from its website for "revision," but it was never replaced.
The usual reasoning for banning anything red on Valentine’s Day is to discourage people from celebrating it (as it is not an Islamic occasion and it may lead people “astray”) and to prevent people dating or from having any contact outside marriage.
I don't know how his parents would feel about him dating a black girl.
I've heard of some Arab men dating black women, but not marrying them or taking them home to meet their parents. So could you please share any knowledge you have about this?
In a number of highly publicized instances, these children have been taken to or kept in Saudi Arabia by their Saudi fathers, against the will of their American mothers.
The House Committee on Government Reform, chaired by Rep.