Swalif means “to chat” in the Qatari dialect. In this virtual series Qatari social media influencer Hamad Al-Amari “swalifs” with invited American experts about hot topics, including the U.S. election system, mental health, media literacy, entrepreneurship, education in the U.S., among others.

This month’s topic will be on Arab-American month and campaigning for office with Rima Nashashibi. Ms Nashashibi is the Founder and President of Global Hope 365, a non-profit aimed at protecting vulnerable women and children. In addition to being very active politically, she has led several workshops and trainings for women on how to run for office, how to campaign, how to fundraise, etc.