Articles by Middle East Forum

Articles by MEF Staff and Fellows
Title Publication Date
Nigeria's Christmas Present: Blown Up Christians Hudson New York December 28, 2011
Lessons on the Long Road to Hijab Jihad Watch December 28, 2011
The Coming Collapse of Yemen The American Spectator December 27, 2011
Assessing the Surge in Iraq MERIA December 22, 2011
Betraying Ben-Gurion Hudson New York December 22, 2011
Muslim Persecution of Christians: November 2011 Hudson New York December 21, 2011
Iraq's Christians Near Extinction December 21, 2011
Tehran holds Obama re-election wild card [in Iraq] The Washington Times December 20, 2011
The Failure of Secular and Liberal Egyptians The American Spectator December 16, 2011
Iraq's violence is for Iraqis to tackle The Daily Star (Beirut) December 16, 2011
Haaretz: The Paper for Thinking People? Hudson New York December 16, 2011
The Specter of Jizya Returns to Egypt Jihad Watch December 15, 2011
Islamists Demand Counterterrorism Training Censor Ideology December 13, 2011
Anti-Israelism in Israel JointMedia News Service December 12, 2011
Sunni Realignments The American Spectator December 9, 2011
Collective Punishment Under Islam Hudson New York December 8, 2011
The 'Angry Arab' Goes Mad December 8, 2011
Sharia's Sinister Smiles Jihad Watch December 8, 2011
Egypt's Sham Election National Review Online December 6, 2011
Muslim Brotherhood: Subverting Free Societies from Within Hudson New York December 5, 2011
Overviewing Shi'a-Sunni Conflicts Israel National News December 2, 2011
Obama Administration Bans Knowledge of Islam Hudson New York November 30, 2011
Avoiding the Islamist Stigma The American Spectator November 29, 2011
Arabist Snobs National Review Online November 22, 2011
Iraqi petroleum and the damage done The Daily Star (Beirut) November 21, 2011
Once Again, Islamists Bully Europe on Free Speech PJ Media November 19, 2011
Syria, Turkey and the Kurds Israel National News November 18, 2011
Muslim Persecution of Christians: October, 2011 Hudson New York November 17, 2011
Juan Cole: Critic of Democracy, Apologist for Tyranny November 17, 2011
What Does "Moderate" Islamist Mean? The Jerusalem Post November 17, 2011
The Middle East Studies Establishment vs. Walid Phares American Thinker November 11, 2011
Gilbert Achcar's Anti-Zionism of Fools November 10, 2011
Military Intervention in the Arab Spring Israel National News November 10, 2011
Libya Heading Towards Islamism The American Spectator November 9, 2011
Friendless in the Middle East National Review Online November 8, 2011
Charlie Hebdo, Free Speech, and Islam The American Spectator November 7, 2011
Finnish delusions The Jerusalem Post November 7, 2011
With U.S. Troops Leaving, Is Iraq a Democratic Country Now? PJ Media November 2, 2011
Why Does the Crucifix "Provoke" Muslims? Hudson New York November 2, 2011
Sudan in Crisis The American Spectator November 1, 2011
Canada's Muslims, Not of One Mind Macdonald-Laurier Institute November 2011
Egypt's Massacre of Christians Hudson New York October 31, 2011
Top Muslim Declares All Christians 'Infidels' Pajamas Media October 28, 2011
Setting the Record Straight on the U.S. Troop Withdrawal from Iraq Pajamas Media October 27, 2011
Tunisian Elections and the Road to the Caliphate Jihad Watch October 27, 2011
Obama's Misplaced Mideast Optimism National Review Online October 25, 2011
Qatar's Sunni Side The American Spectator October 25, 2011
Explaining Iran's Approach Towards the Middle East The Jerusalem Post October 25, 2011
Preserving Iraq's Assyrians: Federalism Assyrian International News Agency October 24, 2011
Hamas' win-win formula YNet News October 23, 2011
Gaddafi Dead - So What? Pajamas Media October 22, 2011
Will Nouri al-Maliki Survive His Second Term In Office? The Kurdish Globe October 22, 2011
Assessing Bahrain The American Spectator October 19, 2011
Academic Pay to Play American Thinker October 16, 2011
Hillary Clinton Promises to Save Egypt's Christians? Jihad Watch October 13, 2011
Muslim Persecution of Christians: September, 2011 Hudson New York October 12, 2011
Cyprus on the World Stage National Review Online October 11, 2011
The revisionist history of Sari Nusseibeh The Jerusalem Post October 11, 2011
The Egyptian Military's Crimes Against Humanity Hudson New York October 11, 2011
Egypt: Destroying Churches, One at a Time Hudson New York October 10, 2011
No, Syria won't plunge Iraq into war The Daily Star (Beirut) October 7, 2011
The Arab Spring and the Jews Israel National News October 6, 2011
Islamism's Predictability Jihad Watch October 6, 2011
The Self-Defeating Statehood Gambit JointMedia News Service October 4, 2011
Pakistan and China: Strengthening Ties The American Spectator October 4, 2011
David Letterman gets it exactly right The Daily Caller October 3, 2011
Security threat from Yemen? The Jerusalem Post October 3, 2011
The 'Mosqueteria' and Canada's Fuzzy Church-State Line Pajamas Media October 2, 2011
Islam's History of Forced Conversions Pajamas Media September 29, 2011
Running for Their Lives Jihad Watch September 28, 2011
Is Turkey Going Rogue? National Review Online September 27, 2011
Kurdish-Christian rivalries The Kurdistan Tribune September 25, 2011
The State Department's Skewed Standards Jihad Watch September 23, 2011
When Muslims Are More 'Radical' than 'Islamists' Pajamas Media September 22, 2011
The Real Iran Hudson New York September 21, 2011
Iraq's politicians hover above the law The Daily Star (Beirut) September 20, 2011
Instability Spreading The American Spectator September 19, 2011
John L. Esposito: Apologist for Wahhabi Islam American Thinker September 18, 2011
A Tale of Two Apostasies Jihad Watch September 16, 2011
There Is No Palestinian State The Daily Beast September 16, 2011
Exposed: Ron Paul's Foreign Policy Ignorance and Naivety Pajamas Media September 15, 2011
Where is the Palestinian Ben-Gurion? The Jerusalem Post September 15, 2011
In Praise of NYC's Muscular Counterterrorism National Review Online September 13, 2011
Panetta vs. U.S. Military on Iraq The American Spectator September 13, 2011
The U.S. Government's Failed History of Muslim Outreach Pajamas Media September 11, 2011
Winning the Battle Against Al-Qaeda, Losing the War Against Jihad Pajamas Media September 10, 2011
Why 'Christian' Persecution? Jihad Watch September 9, 2011
Why the Muslim Beard Bodes Trouble Pajamas Media September 8, 2011
Libya Burning The American Spectator September 8, 2011
A Sectarian Issue The American Spectator September 7, 2011
Muslim Persecution of Christians: August, 2011 Hudson New York September 7, 2011
"Muslim Radicalization": In the Eyes of the Beholder Jihad Watch September 1, 2011
The Semiotics of Honor Killing & Ritual Murder The Journal of Generative Anthropology Fall 2011
Brief Reviews Middle East Quarterly Fall 2011
Sudan's Ticking Time Bombs Middle East Quarterly Fall 2011
Azzam's Genocidal Threat Middle East Quarterly Fall 2011
The Muhammad al-Dura Hoax and Other Myths Revived Middle East Quarterly Fall 2011
Israel's Tenured Extremists Middle East Quarterly Fall 2011
Does Anyone Speak Arabic? Middle East Quarterly Fall 2011
Europe's Underestimated Islamists Middle East Quarterly Fall 2011
Toward a Nonviolent, Pluralistic Middle East Middle East Quarterly Fall 2011
Early Warnings Ignored Middle East Quarterly Fall 2011
What 9/11 Has Wrought Middle East Quarterly Fall 2011
Dissident Watch: Maikel Nabil Sanad Middle East Quarterly Fall 2011
Assessing Qaddafi National Review Online August 30, 2011
Obama's Pretend Counterterrorism Policy National Review August 29, 2011
Iraq goes the way of its Gulf neighbors The Daily Star (Beirut) August 26, 2011
Reading Between the Lines Jihad Watch August 25, 2011
Assad Knows What He's Doing The National Interest August 23, 2011
The Lone Wolf Jihad Jihad Watch August 18, 2011
Mubarak Deceived Israel as Muhammad Deceived Infidels? Hudson New York August 17, 2011
White House Mischief The Washington Times August 16, 2011
A Guide to the Galaxy of Islamic Anti-Semitism Israel National News August 15, 2011
This Month in Muslim Persecution of Christians: July August 12, 2011
Spring comes, but not for Iraq's Kurds The Daily Star (Beirut) August 12, 2011
Texts, Lies and Videotape The National Interest August 10, 2011
How Jihad Influenced the Norway Massacre Hudson New York August 8, 2011
Land for War The Wall Street Journal August 5, 2011
New Muslim 'Reality' Show Is Anything But Hudson New York August 4, 2011
Abdo's Loyalty to Muslims Always Meant Disloyalty to Americans Pajamas Media August 3, 2011
The Palestinians' Imaginary State Foreign Policy August 3, 2011
"Christian Terrorism"? Jihad Watch August 3, 2011
Israel's Cottage-Cheese Rebellion The Wall Street Journal August 3, 2011
Another Islamist Soldier Turns Terrorist in Texas The Washington Times August 2, 2011
Middle Eastern Christians and anti-Semitism The Jerusalem Post August 2, 2011
[Breivik and] Norway's Terrorism in Context National Review Online July 27, 2011
Muslim Brotherhood: "Impose Islam... Step by Step" Hudson New York July 25, 2011
A Chameleon, Nevertheless American Thinker July 24, 2011
Casual Hate: The Subtle Side of Christian Persecution July 20, 2011
Empower Iranians vs. Tehran National Review Online July 19, 2011
Berkeley-CAIR Islamophobia Report: 'No There, There' American Thinker July 17, 2011
North Sudan: What next? The Jerusalem Post July 11, 2011
Israel's Human Chameleon Strikes Again American Thinker July 10, 2011
Is Simple Attention the Islamists' Greatest Enemy? Pajamas Media July 8, 2011
The Hard Man of Damascus Foreign Policy July 6, 2011
Egypt: Desire for Money - Jizya - Prompts Attacks on Christians July 6, 2011
Middle East Studies in Upheaval National Review Online July 5, 2011
Pakistan's Christian 'Sex-Slaves': A Case Study July 5, 2011
Why Muslim Demands for Headscarves Are Exaggerated Hudson New York June 30, 2011
How Islamic Absurdities Prove Islamic Violence June 26, 2011
Georgetown and the Islamist Money Changers American Thinker June 24, 2011
Not Stealing Palestine but Purchasing Israel National Review Online June 21, 2011
Al-Qaeda's Zawahiri, Bigger Threat Than Osama? Bloomberg June 19, 2011
Muslim Brotherhood Leader Caught Lying - While Swearing to God June 17, 2011
Reclaiming a historical truth Haaretz June 10, 2011
The Emptying of Yemen The Washington Times June 7, 2011
Muslim Woman Seeks to Revive Institution of Sex-Slavery June 6, 2011
Manzar Foroohar: The California Faculty Association's Secret Weapon June 3, 2011
Saree Makdisi's One-State Solution: A Delusive 'Just Peace' June 1, 2011
Brief Reviews Middle East Quarterly Summer 2011
How Anti-Semitism Prevents Peace Middle East Quarterly Summer 2011
Misreading the Mullahs Middle East Quarterly Summer 2011
Tightening the Economic Noose Middle East Quarterly Summer 2011
Mixed Response in Iran Middle East Quarterly Summer 2011
UNRWA's Anti-Israel Bias Middle East Quarterly Summer 2011
Iraq Weathers the Political Storm Middle East Quarterly Summer 2011
The View from Syria and Lebanon Middle East Quarterly Summer 2011
Tunisia's Morning After Middle East Quarterly Summer 2011
Weakening Washington's Middle East Influence Middle East Quarterly Summer 2011
Shari'a and Violence in American Mosques Middle East Quarterly Summer 2011
The Arab Upheaval: Egypt's Islamist Shadow Middle East Quarterly Summer 2011
Raped and Ransacked in the Muslim World May 31, 2011
Islamists Project Islam's Worst Traits onto Christians May 25, 2011
Fin de Régime in Syria? National Review Online May 24, 2011
Conversion, Adultery, and Savagery Strike Egypt May 23, 2011
Moosa and the Madrassas American Thinker May 22, 2011
Whitewashing the Muslim Brotherhood May 20, 2011
Abbas's Fable The Jerusalem Post May 20, 2011
Obama's Middle East Speech National Review Online: The Corner May 19, 2011
Tariq Ramadan Discovers His Inner Flower Child American Thinker May 15, 2011
Muslim 'Inferiority Complex' Kills Christians May 14, 2011
Iraq - A Province of Iran? The Washington Times May 12, 2011
Osama Bin Laden: Chicken or Egg? Pajamas Media May 12, 2011
Radical Islam at UC Berkeley Law American Thinker May 8, 2011
Pushing 'Islamophobia' at UCLA May 5, 2011
Bin Laden and the Eternal Hydra of War Hudson New York May 3, 2011
Job Opening: New Global Jihad Leader Wanted NRO: The Corner May 2, 2011
May Christians Preach Outside a Philadelphia Mosque? American Thinker May 1, 2011
What Is Israel's Next Move In The New Middle East? Moment Magazine May/June 2011
Islam's Christian Scapegoats April 29, 2011
Assad protected by cult of incompetence The Washington Times April 27, 2011
Understanding Post-Mubarak Egypt National Review Online April 26, 2011
Anti-Israel Jewish Studies Arutz Sheva: Israel National News April 26, 2011
Torturing the Truth at Duke Divinity American Thinker April 24, 2011
'Litigating Palestine' at a Public-supported Law School American Thinker April 24, 2011
Were Conquered Christians Really Liberated Muslims? April 24, 2011
Mohammed Bouazizi, Historical Figure National Review Online April 20, 2011
CAIR's Strong-Arm Tactics in the Cradle of Liberty Pajamas Media April 20, 2011
The Silent Extermination of Iraq's 'Christian Dogs' April 19, 2011
Ambitious Turkey National Review Online April 12, 2011
Destroying One Koran vs. Destroying Many Christians April 8, 2011
Should We Blame a Florida Pastor for Deaths in Afghanistan? April 6, 2011
Assad's Survival Strategy Foreign Policy April 6, 2011
Ideals Trump Interests in Obama's Libya Policy Hudson New York April 6, 2011
Islamists on Welfare: Paid to Plot the West's Demise Pajamas Media April 4, 2011
How Many Palestinian Arab Refugees Were There? Israel Affairs April 2011
Four Middle Eastern Upheavals March 29, 2011
Muslim Jihad in Christian Ethiopia March 28, 2011
The pinnacle of incompetence The Jerusalem Post March 23, 2011
No 'Revolution' for Egypt's Christians March 22, 2011
What is at stake in Egypt's referendum The Jurist March 19, 2011
Weeping and Other Hysterics Hudson New York March 14, 2011
Back to the Shores of Tripoli? National Review Online March 10, 2011
Libya: What to do? National Review Online March 10, 2011
Caliphate, Jihad, Sharia: Now What? Hudson New York March 8, 2011
Mosques Flourish in America; Churches Perish in Muslim World Pajamas Media March 3, 2011
My Optimism about the New Arab Revolt National Review Online March 1, 2011
A legacy of violence The Jerusalem Post March 1, 2011
Lebanon's Islamist Stronghold Middle East Quarterly Spring 2011
Brief Reviews Middle East Quarterly Spring 2011
All Ahmadinejad's Men Middle East Quarterly Spring 2011
NGOs vs. Israel Middle East Quarterly Spring 2011
Damascus on Trial Middle East Quarterly Spring 2011
Turkey's Christians under Siege Middle East Quarterly Spring 2011
Abbas vs. Obama Middle East Quarterly Spring 2011
India's Changing Role Middle East Quarterly Spring 2011
Reforming the Village War Middle East Quarterly Spring 2011
Mission Creep and Its Discontents Middle East Quarterly Spring 2011
Egypt's Antiquities Caught in the Revolution Middle East Quarterly Spring 2011
Ingrid Mattson: No Longer Leading ISNA, but Still Advancing Radical Islam American Thinker February 20, 2011
Is an Egyptian "Democracy" a Good Thing? Hudson New York February 16, 2011
Egypt's Chance The Washington Times February 15, 2011
Egypt's Identity Crisis Pajamas Media February 14, 2011
Can American Values Radicalize Muslims? Pajamas Media February 10, 2011
Anoush Ehteshami and Democracy in Egypt The Economist February 8, 2011
Dreaming of Damascus The National Interest February 8, 2011
Islam and Democracy - Much Hard Work Needed National Post February 7, 2011
Professors Push Israel to Negotiate with Hamas American Thinker February 6, 2011
Why Egypt Will Not Soon Become Democratic The Economist February 4, 2011
Why the Egyptian Revolution Can Be the Best - or Worst - Thing to Happen National Review Online: The Corner February 2, 2011
Turmoil in Egypt The Washington Times February 1, 2011
The Kevin Bacon of American Jihad Pajamas Media January 26, 2011
Bewitched Animals and the Muslim Media Hudson New York January 26, 2011
Is the Media 'Fair and Balanced' on Christian Persecution? Pajamas Media January 23, 2011
Turmoil in Tunisia The Washington Times January 18, 2011
Copts Pay the Price January 12, 2011
Radical Muslims in America Hudson New York January 12, 2011
The latest terrorist tactic: litigation The Daily Caller January 11, 2011
Obama's Moment of Truth at the UN Commentary January 6, 2011
Is Saudi Arabia Opening Up? National Review Online January 4, 2011
Why Isn't Obama Pressuring the Palestinians? Foreign Policy January 4, 2011
Brief Reviews Middle East Quarterly Winter 2011
Morocco's Berbers and Israel Middle East Quarterly Winter 2011
Khamene'i's Balancing Act Middle East Quarterly Winter 2011
Alexander Downer, "Proud of the Role We Played in Saddam's Overthrow" Middle East Quarterly Winter 2011
Turkey's Ambassadors vs. Erdoğan Middle East Quarterly Winter 2011
What Waziristan Means for Afghanistan Middle East Quarterly Winter 2011
A French Intifada Middle East Quarterly Winter 2011
What Palestinians Are Saying Online Middle East Quarterly Winter 2011
Saad Hariri's Moment of Truth Middle East Quarterly Winter 2011
Delegitimizing the Jewish State Middle East Quarterly Winter 2011