Articles by Middle East Forum

Articles by MEF Staff and Fellows
Title Publication Date
Did European Governments Overreact to a New 'Anti-Islam' Film? The Blaze December 31, 2012
Egyptian Cleric Threatens Christian Copts with Genocide Gatestone Institute December 28, 2012
What Happened in Aqrab, Syria? The Jerusalem Post December 27, 2012
Talking Turkey National Review Online December 26, 2012
Egypt's Christians: Caught in the Middle Gatestone Institute December 19, 2012
Iraq: One Year After Withdrawal The American Spectator December 18, 2012
"Whoever Fights Us, Fights Islam" Gatestone Institute December 14, 2012
Analyzing Egypt The American Spectator December 13, 2012
Better Dictators than Elected Islamists The Washington Times December 11, 2012
3,000 Foreign Jihadis to Terrorize Egyptian Opposition? December 11, 2012
Muslim Persecution of Christians: October, 2012 Gatestone Institute December 7, 2012
Syria's Assyrians, caught in the middle The Daily Star (Beirut) December 7, 2012
Ayman Zawahiri and Egypt: A Trip Through Time Investigative Project on Terrorism November 30, 2012
Why Christian Persecution Is Islam's Achilles' Heel November 30, 2012
Gaza's Not the Key, Philadelphi Is National Review Online November 27, 2012
Islamists Exploiting the Interfaith Racket November 27, 2012
"Obey The Prophet, Even If He Tells You To Kill" Gatestone Institute November 26, 2012
Case Against 'Innocence of Muslims' Filmmaker Raises Eyebrows The Blaze November 19, 2012
Operation Pillar of Defense: In Support of a Ground Offensive BESA Center Perspectives Paper November 19, 2012
A Hamas Divided The American Spectator November 19, 2012
Syria: Spillover into Iraq? The Jerusalem Post November 18, 2012
M. Shahid Alam: Northeastern University's Historical Hoaxer American Thinker November 17, 2012
France Waking Up to Its Anti-Semitism? PJ Media November 15, 2012
Israel's Arab Spring National Post November 15, 2012
Morsi Could Discredit Muslim Brotherhood Rule The Washington Times November 14, 2012
Turkey's Islamist Turn, 10 Years Later The Wall Street Journal November 13, 2012
Violence in Iraq GLORIA Fall 2012
Militant Muslims Cutting Out Tongues Gatestone Institute November 12, 2012
Is J Street Winning? Foreign Policy November 9, 2012
UNRWA Keeps Quiet on Syria The National Interest November 9, 2012
Kurdish Rivalries in Syria The American Spectator November 8, 2012
Egypt's Government and Media Conspire against Christian Copts Gatestone Institute November 2, 2012
A Palestinian in Texas The American Spectator November 2012
Christians in Syria The Henry Jackson Society November 2012
Muslim Persecution of Christians: September, 2012 Gatestone Institute October 31, 2012
Islamism's Unity in Tunisia National Review Online October 30, 2012
Civil War in Lebanon? The American Spectator October 30, 2012
Humanitarian Hypocrisy Investigative Project on Terrorism October 26, 2012
When Romney Met Kenny October 23, 2012
The Islamic Schoolyard-Bully and Obama's America October 18, 2012
Looking at Tunisia The American Spectator October 18, 2012
The Rape and Murder of Pakistan's Christian Children Investigative Project on Terrorism October 17, 2012
Preserving the Syrian Paper Trail The National Interest October 17, 2012
Ankara at War National Review Online October 16, 2012
For Israel, every crowd has a silver lining The Jerusalem Post October 16, 2012
Islam's Insanities: All Just a 'Hoax'? October 11, 2012
Netanyahu's speech and the Ostrich Syndrome The Jerusalem Post October 11, 2012
Analyzing Aleppo The American Spectator October 8, 2012
Muslim Persecution of Christians: August, 2012 Gatestone Institute October 7, 2012
Egypt's Christians: Distraught and Displaced Investigative Project on Terrorism October 5, 2012
Post-Mortem on the Muhammad Protests National Review Online October 2, 2012
CAIR Can Expel You "For Any Reason" October 1, 2012
'Sharia-Medicine' October 1, 2012
Foreword: Understanding Female Suicide Bombers The Smarter Bomb, Women and Children as Suicide Bombers October 2012
Western Courts Bend to Islamic Practices PJ Media September 28, 2012
Libya in the Aftermath The American Spectator September 28, 2012
Intervention Won't Save Syria The National Interest September 27, 2012
How 'Religious Defamation' Laws Would Ban Islam September 26, 2012
Mocking Muhammad Is Not Hate Speech September 24, 2012
MPAC Calls Me an "Expert on Islam" History News Network September 23, 2012
A Muhammad Cartoon a Day September 21, 2012
Rampaging Islamists The Washington Times September 19, 2012
The Rape of Christopher Stevens September 17, 2012
The Syrian Civil War National Review Online September 17, 2012
Another Islamist Assault, Another Western Cringe Boston Herald September 13, 2012
Islam's Black Flag Flies over Egypt September 12, 2012
Democrats Fib Again about Israel National Review Online September 11, 2012
Obama's Muslim Childhood The Washington Times September 10-14, 2012
The Tip of the Iceberg of Christian Persecution Investigative Project on Terrorism September 10, 2012
Why Hasn't There Been Another Palestinian Intifada? Forbes September 9, 2012
Egypt: The Muslim Brotherhood Bomb? Gatestone Institute September 7, 2012
Egyptian Father Kills Three Daughters with Snakes September 7, 2012
The Collective Punishment of Egypt's Christian Copts Coptic Solidarity September 6, 2012
Libyan Islamists and the security forces: Iraq 2.0? The Jerusalem Post September 5, 2012
Romney vs. Obama vis-à-vis Israel National Review Online September 4, 2012
Egypt: Kill a Christian, Collect a Reward Gatestone Institute September 4, 2012
Victimization of Egypt's Christians Worse After Revolution Jihad Watch September 4, 2012
Crucifixions, Not Fictions Investigative Project on Terrorism September 4, 2012
Brief Reviews Middle East Quarterly Fall 2012
Reforming UNRWA Middle East Quarterly Fall 2012
Kuwait Expels Thousands of Palestinians Middle East Quarterly Fall 2012
Palestinian Refugees Languish in Lebanon Middle East Quarterly Fall 2012
Jerusalem's Surprisingly Good Relations with UNRWA Middle East Quarterly Fall 2012
UNRWA's Self-serving Agenda Middle East Quarterly Fall 2012
Washington's Failure to Rein in UNRWA Middle East Quarterly Fall 2012
Some UNRWA Refugees Have Resettled Middle East Quarterly Fall 2012
UNRWA Betrays Its Mission Middle East Quarterly Fall 2012
UNRWA Resists Resettlement Middle East Quarterly Fall 2012
Why a Special Issue on UNRWA? Middle East Quarterly Fall 2012
Muslim Persecution of Christians: July, 2012 Gatestone Institute August 31, 2012
Neologism and Nationalism Jewish Ideas Daily August 30, 2012
A Disturbing Event: The American Conservative Union Embraces an Islamist August 27, 2012
'Insider Killings' in Afghanistan August 24, 2012
Ramadan: Islam's 'Holy Month' of Christian Oppression Investigative Project on Terrorism August 24, 2012
The war against the Jews Israel Affairs July 2012
Wait Out the War in Syria The Washington Times August 21, 2012
Looking at violence in Iraq The Jerusalem Post August 21, 2012
U.S. Distorts Nigerian Jihad on Christians Gatestone Institute August 20, 2012
Baghdad on the Nile Ha'aretz August 17, 2012
The Fading Left and Israel's Flourishing Democracy BESA Center Perspectives Paper August 16, 2012
Muslim Brotherhood 'Crucifies' Opponents, Attacks Secular Media Investigative Project on Terrorism August 15, 2012
'Rehabilitating' Jihadis with Cage-Fighting? August 15, 2012
Are we willing to die to save the past? Spiked August 15, 2012
No Future in France: Dire Times for French Jews PJ Media August 12, 2012
Spy vs. Spy, America vs. Israel National Review Online August 7, 2012
Obama Administration's War on Persecuted Christians Investigative Project on Terrorism August 2, 2012
An Intifada in Fatah's Future The American Spectator August 2, 2012
American Islamist Groups Shape Arab Revolutions July 31, 2012
The Ramadan Olympics and Islam's "Law of Necessity" Gatestone Institute July 30, 2012
Muslim Persecution of Christians: June, 2012 Gatestone Institute July 26, 2012
Egypt's Sixty Years of Misery National Review Online July 24, 2012
Huffington Post, MSM Facilitate Destruction of Egypt's Pyramids July 24, 2012
Syria's Kurds stand alone after rejecting rebels and regime The National (Abu Dhabi) July 23, 2012
Understanding the Situation in Syria The American Spectator July 19, 2012
Islamic Sodomy or 'Islamophobic Hoax'? Jihad Watch July 14, 2012
Sodomy "For the Sake of Islam" Gatestone Institute July 12, 2012
Rethinking Libya The American Spectator July 12, 2012
Egypt's Real Ruler: Mohamed Tantawi The Washington Times July 11, 2012
Lessening UNRWA's Damage The Jerusalem Post July 10, 2012
Calls to Destroy Egypt's Great Pyramids Begin July 10, 2012
Muslim Brotherhood 'Democracy' Investigative Project on Terrorism July 9, 2012
Egypt's First "Sex-Slave" Marriage Gatestone Institute July 5, 2012
Assessing the Maldives Gatestone Institute July 2, 2012
Assessing Iraq's Oil Industry GLORIA July 1, 2012
Muslim Persecution of Christians: May, 2012 Gatestone Institute June 29, 2012
What to expect from Egypt's Morsi Ha'aretz June 29, 2012
Robert Fisk Demonizes Mideast's Persecuted Christians PJ Media June 28, 2012
Philadelphia and the Burqa Bandits PJ Media June 27, 2012
After an Israeli Strike on Iran The Washington Times June 26, 2012
The Evils of the Muslim Brotherhood Investigative Project on Terrorism June 25, 2012
Assad's Houla Propaganda - Part II Al-Ayyam June 25, 2012
Congressman Calls for Hearings on 'Radicalization' of White Christian Women June 25, 2012
Egypt: Islamists vs. Copts Gatestone Institute June 20, 2012
Egyptian Election: Islamist Victory or Deceptive Strategy? Gatestone Institute June 19, 2012
No Confidence in Maliki? The American Spectator June 19, 2012
Israeli Settlements, American Pressure, and Peace JCPA Strategic Perspectives 2012
Parallel Betrayals: Iranian Revolution and Arab Spring June 18, 2012
Islamic Terror vs. Norway Massacre: Chicken or Egg? Jihad Watch June 14, 2012
Stay out of the Syrian Morass The Washington Times June 13, 2012
Assad's Houla Propaganda National Review Online June 12, 2012
A Tale of Two American Martyrs June 12, 2012
Greatest Church Soon To Be Mega Mosque? June 8, 2012
Moderate Indonesia? The American Spectator June 6, 2012
More on the Slaughtered Convert to Christianity Jihad Watch June 5, 2012
Graphic Video: Muslims Slaughter Convert to Christianity in Tunisia Gatestone Institute June 4, 2012
Salafi Leader: No Freedom in Islam; Apostates Must be Persecuted Jihad Watch June 1, 2012
Brief Reviews Middle East Quarterly Summer 2012
Lebanon's Shiite-Maronite Alliance of Hypocrisy Middle East Quarterly Summer 2012
The Arab League Comes Alive Middle East Quarterly Summer 2012
Iran Courts Latin America Middle East Quarterly Summer 2012
Are Iraq and Turkey Models for Democratization? Middle East Quarterly Summer 2012
Hindu vs. Muslim Honor Killings Middle East Quarterly Summer 2012
The Battle over Silwan Middle East Quarterly Summer 2012
Founding National Myths Middle East Quarterly Summer 2012
The Rhetoric of Nonsense Middle East Quarterly Summer 2012
Are the Negev Bedouin an Indigenous People? Middle East Quarterly Summer 2012
Iraq: A satellite state of Iran? The Jerusalem Post May 30, 2012
Count Palestine Refugees? National Review Online May 29, 2012
An 'Imaginary' President Appeases a Very Real Islam May 28, 2012
Egypt's Presidential Elections: What's at Stake May 24, 2012
Voting in Egypt as 'Holy War' Gatestone Institute May 22, 2012
Muslim Persecution of Christians: April, 2012 Gatestone Institute May 18, 2012
Watching the new state of South Sudan fall into chaos Ha'aretz May 18, 2012
Uncovering Early Islam National Review Online May 16, 2012
U.S. Leads Effort to Criminalize Free Speech Gatestone Institute May 16, 2012
Mexican Jihad Gatestone Institute May 11, 2012
Jihad Comes to Egypt May 10, 2012
The BBC Broadcasts Its Own Dhimmitude PJ Media May 8, 2012
Egypt: Ayman Zawahiri's Brother Leads Jihadi Protest Against Military Jihad Watch May 4, 2012
The Crony System That Makes Israelis Poorer The Wall Street Journal May 3, 2012
Chris Christie's Islam Problem National Review Online May 1, 2012
Libya: Assessing Berber Prospects PJ Media April 28, 2012
Egypt: Muslim Brotherhood MP Seeks to Abolish Female Rights and Enforce Female Genital Mutilation Jihad Watch April 26, 2012
Muslim Persecution of Christians: March, 2012 Gatestone Institute April 25, 2012
The Jihadist Roots of the Norway Massacre April 25, 2012
Nizar Nayouf, al-Haqiqa, and Syrian Christians The American Spectator April 23, 2012
Islam's Cartoon Missionaries National Review Online April 17, 2012
Gay Marriage Has Islamists Eyeing Polygamy National Review April 16, 2012
Swing Low Sweet Sharia New English Review April 2012
How the Media Whitewashes Muslim Persecution of Christians Gatestone Institute April 13, 2012
Islamic 'Adult Breastfeeding' Fatwas Return Jihad Watch April 12, 2012
Death to Churches Gatestone Institute April 11, 2012
Round Three of the Trial of Lars Hedegaard PJ Media April 8, 2012
Syrian disinformation about Christian persecution Ha'aretz April 6, 2012
Courtroom Terror Gatestone Institute April 5, 2012
It's Not Road Rage, It's Terrorism National Review Online April 3, 2012
UCLA Honors Sharia Apologist Khaled Abou El Fadl April 3, 2012
Bashar's Iron Fist Goes Airborne and Thermobaric The American Spectator April 2, 2012
Can my enemy's enemy be my friend? Ha'aretz March 30, 2012
More Evidence of Egyptian Police Stripping Women Naked? Jihad Watch March 29, 2012
On Massacres and Motivations The American Spectator March 28, 2012
Western Survival Depends on Western Pride March 28, 2012
Dennis Kucinich, Lefty for Radical Islam Investigative Project on Terrorism March 26, 2012
Omid Safi's Exquisite Art of Moral Equivalency American Thinker March 25, 2012
When political correctness kills The Daily Caller March 23, 2012
Israel's Arabs, Living a Paradox The Washington Times March 22, 2012
Iraqi Kurdistan Without Blinders The American Spectator March 22, 2012
Muslim Persecution of Christians: February, 2012 Stonegate Institute March 16, 2012
Saudi Grand Mufti Calls for "Destruction of All Churches in Region" Jihad Watch March 14, 2012
Keystone Cronies: State Agency Colludes with CAIR-PA PJ Media March 11, 2012
Islam's Tradition of Breaking the Cross Stonegate Institute March 9, 2012
The Fate of Syria Stonegate Institute March 8, 2012
The Arabs as Seen Fifty Years Ago The Washington Times March 6, 2012
The Middle East's real apartheid The Jerusalem Post March 5, 2012
Talking Points Foreign Policy March 2, 2012
The Historical Reality of the Muslim Conquests Jihad Watch March 1, 2012
Israel at Peace The Dorchester Review Spring/Summer 2012
Brief Reviews Middle East Quarterly Spring 2012
Regime Change in Iran? Middle East Quarterly Spring 2012
Gary Sick, Discredited but Honored Middle East Quarterly Spring 2012
The Piety Premium of Islamic Bonds Middle East Quarterly Spring 2012
Can Afghanistan Be Rescued? Middle East Quarterly Spring 2012
Turkish-Syrian Relations Go Downhill Middle East Quarterly Spring 2012
The Muslim Brotherhood Reborn Middle East Quarterly Spring 2012
Syria's Struggling Civil Society Middle East Quarterly Spring 2012
Are Jihadists Crazy? Middle East Quarterly Spring 2012
Free Markets Can Transform the Middle East Middle East Quarterly Spring 2012
Tawriya: New Islamic Doctrine Permits 'Creative Lying' Stonegate Institute February 28, 2012
Look at the big picture on Iraqi deaths The Daily Star (Beirut) February 27, 2012
Obama: 'Son of Islam'? Stonegate Institute February 27, 2012
Richard Falk's Imagination Gone Wild February 27, 2012
"Eventually, All Humans Will Be Palestine Refugees" The Washington Times February 21, 2012
Bashar's 'Iron Fist' The American Spectator February 21, 2012
A New Year of 'Dhimmitude' for Egypt's Copts Stonegate Institute February 17, 2012
Chaos: The new 'status quo' Ha'aretz February 17, 2012
Iran as Victim? University of San Francisco's Stephen Zunes Thinks So February 16, 2012
Why We Need Words Like 'Islamist' PJ Media February 13, 2012
CAIR's Fight Against Pennsylvania Foreign Law Bill February 13, 2012
Muslim Persecution of Christians: January 2012 Stonegate Institute February 9, 2012
Kastelorizo - Mediterranean Flashpoint? National Review Online February 7, 2012
Demography Is Destiny in Syria The American Spectator February 6, 2012
Harvard's Middle East Outreach Center: Propaganda for Teachers American Thinker February 5, 2012
U.S. Accused of Running Over Egyptian Civilians Jihad Watch February 2, 2012
Denying Islamists Federal Security Clearances PJ Media January 27, 2012
Jihad: When Elections Fail Jihad Watch January 26, 2012
Don't Ignore Electoral Fraud in Egypt National Review Online January 24, 2012
Why The President Should Speak Out Against Religious Persecution Christian Solidarity International January 23, 2012
How Circumstance Dictates Islamic Behavior Jihad Watch January 18, 2012
Ending the Palestinian "Right of Return" National Review Online January 17, 2012
Christmas Under Islam PJ Media January 17, 2012
Thought Control on Islam January 17, 2012
The Dead Man and His Long Shadow The American Spectator January 16, 2012
Muslim Brotherhood Declares 'Mastership of World' as Ultimate Goal Jihad Watch January 12, 2012
Muslim Persecution of Christians: December, 2011 Stonegate Institute January 5, 2012
Identity Among Middle East Christians The American Spectator January 5, 2012
South Sudan, Israel's New Ally The Washington Times January 3, 2012
An Old Egyptian Tradition Stonegate Institute January 2, 2012
Brief Reviews Middle East Quarterly Winter 2012
The Pragmatics of Lebanon's Politics Middle East Quarterly Winter 2012
Iran's Revolutionary Guards Strike Oil Middle East Quarterly Winter 2012
Riyadh Enters the Yemen-Huthi Fray Middle East Quarterly Winter 2012
Rethinking U.S. Strategy in Afghanistan Middle East Quarterly Winter 2012
The Two Faces of Al Jazeera Middle East Quarterly Winter 2012
The Arab Uprisings' Impact Middle East Quarterly Winter 2012
Iran's Nukes and Israel's Dilemma Middle East Quarterly Winter 2012
Ankara's "Economic Miracle" Collapses Middle East Quarterly Winter 2012
What Drives Turkish Foreign Policy? Middle East Quarterly Winter 2012
Jordan Is Palestinian Middle East Quarterly Winter 2012
Is Morocco Immune to Upheaval? Middle East Quarterly Winter 2012