James Zogby, full James Joseph Zogby (Arabic: جيمس زغبي; born in 1945, Utica, New York, USA) is the founder of the Arab American Institute - AAI (1985), a non-profit organization that focuses on the civic and political empowerment of Americans of Arab descent. Zogby also was a founding member of the Palestine Human Rights Campaign (late 70s), the co-founder of the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee - ADC (1980), and in 1982 helped create Save Lebanon, Inc., a private non-profit, humanitarian and non-sectarian relief organization which funds health care for Palestinian and Lebanese victims of war, and other social welfare projects in Lebanon.
- Post-doctoral fellow, National Endowment for the Humanities, Princeton University, 1976.
- PhD in Islamic Studies, Temple University, 1975.
- BA in Economics, Le Moyne College, 1967.
- Arab Voices: What They Are Saying to Us, and Why it Matters (2010)
- James Zogby's entries in The Huffington Post
- Washington Watch weekly column by James Zogby
- Syrian war a detriment to neighboring Lebanon The Observer-Dispatch, November 3, 2013
- The key to a just peace Al-Ahram Weekly, October 30, 2013.
- The roots of our political dysfunction Al-Ahram Weekly, October 23, 2013.
- Tunisians say enough Al-Ahram Weekly, October 10, 2013.
- A good week for diplomacy Al-Ahram Weekly, October 1, 2013
- Arab myths of American policy Al-Ahram Weekly, September 25, 2013
- Barack Obama's speech: no Cairo 2.0 The Guardian, May 19, 2011.
- American Liberals as Latter-Day Neocons Counterpunch, March 2, 2011.
- About Dr. Zogby The Arab American Institute. Accessed November 3, 2013.