The Arab Daily News Podcast

05-02-17 Agrabah is NOT an Arab country

May 11, 2017

May 2, 2017 Podcast column commentary by Ray Hanania

Agrabah is NOT an Arab country.

A poll by the Arab News and YouGov exposed some shocking information about the lack of education by Americans of the Middle East and Arab World.

This is my column and analysis published at the on the poll of nearly 2,100 Americans, 21 percent of whom believ ethat Agrabah, the fictional land in the Disney animated film Aladdin, is a real Arab country, followed by some commentary on the survey at


Click here to read column published in the Arab News Newspaper.