• Le Politicien
    James George Abourezk was an American attorney and politician from South Dakota best known for being the first Arab American Senator of South Dakota who supported the causes of Palestinians and Native Americans. Abourezk was a child of immigrant Lebanese who served in the Navy for four years from 1948 and 1952. He got a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, and a law degree from the University of South Dakota School of Law in 1966. Before he...  more