Articles by Middle East Forum

Articles by MEF Staff and Fellows
Title Publication Date
The Arab Nationalist Guard: A Pro-Assad Militia Brown Moses December 31, 2013
Erdoğan Is in Trouble BESA Center Perspectives December 29, 2013
A Century of African-American Islam The Washington Times December 27, 2013
The End of Erdogan's Cave of Wonders PJ Media December 27, 2013
Israel vs. Islamists: Setting the Record Straight Israel National News December 24, 2013
The Syrian rebel groups pulling in foreign fighters BBC December 24, 2013
Moroccan ex-Guantánamo Detainee Mohammed Mizouz Identified In Syria Syria Comment December 22, 2013
The Factions of Abu Kamal Brown Moses December 18, 2013
ASA: To Go From Unknown Group to Media Star, Bash Israel Israel National News December 17, 2013
It's About the Settlements, Stupid PJ Media December 17, 2013
Palestinian Red Line Israel Hayom December 16, 2013
Muhajireen Battalions in Syria Jihadology December 13, 2013
The Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham MERIA December 11, 2013
Oprah Winfrey's unmerited honor Democrat & Chronicle December 7, 2013
Jihadist Murder MO December 6, 2013
Saudis Bristle at Obama's Outreach to Iran The Washington Times December 3, 2013
When Did the Quakers Stop Being Friends? The Tower December 2013
Is the US changing sides in the regional conflict between Iran and its enemies? The Jerusalem Post November 30, 2013
Egypt's Latest Fatwas from Salafis and Brotherhood Gatestone Institute November 27, 2013
The Dead's Envy for the Living PJ Media November 26, 2013
Considering Twenty Years of the Middle East November 25, 2013
American Jewish Demography and the challenge of supporting Israel The Times of Israel November 25, 2013
U.S. Blindspot Shows on the Iran Nuclear Deal Tablet Magazine November 25, 2013
Malala, Pakistan, and Israel The Algemeiner November 24, 2013
The JFK Assassination's Continued Importance National Review Online November 22, 2013
'Largest Massacre of Christians in Syria' Ignored November 21, 2013
Fear and loathing in Riyadh The Jerusalem Post November 16, 2013
Many Things Rotten in Denmark November 13, 2013
With Help From Tehran and Moscow, and Inaction by the U.S., Assad Is Poised To Stay Tablet Magazine November 13, 2013
The Druze Militias of Southern Syria Syria Comment November 13, 2013
The Silver Lining of Obama's Weak America The Washington Times November 12, 2013
Kerry: Stay home Israel Hayom November 10, 2013
After the Pax Americana PJ Media November 9, 2013
Obama Turns on Israel National Review Online November 8, 2013
Kurds defending autonomous 'Rojava' enclave in Syria The Jerusalem Post November 8, 2013
Cyprus Joins the Middle East The Washington Times November 6, 2013
Exploiting Christian Persecution to Demonize Israel Human Events November 5, 2013
Assad's North Korean Connection The Jerusalem Post November 1, 2013
Spies in the Classroom: CAIR vs. Campus Watch October 28, 2013
Obama vs. Putin -- is the Cold War about to return to the Middle East? Fox News October 28, 2013
A Pax Sinica in the Middle East? Asia Times October 28, 2013
Sisi to Egyptian Islamists: surrender or die The Jerusalem Post October 26, 2013
Quietly, Israel and the Gulf States Draw Closer Together PJ Media October 24, 2013
Murdered Christian Children October 23, 2013
Geneva Conference Moves Toward Criminalizing "Islamophobia" October 22, 2013
Muslim Russia? The Washington Times October 21, 2013
Islamic Doctrines Justify Sex Jihad October 18, 2013
South African Radio Station Fined for Unflattering Mention of Islam Breitbart Big Peace October 16, 2013
Despite Nobel Prize, Full Removal of Syria's Chemical Weapons Unlikely PJ Media October 16, 2013
Jihad or Terrorism? PJ Media October 16, 2013
Reza Aslan: Authority on Islam and the Middle East? October 11, 2013
Foreign Policy Magazine Covers Up Syrian Sex Jihad October 7, 2013
The Syrian Uprising and the Scramble for Geneva II Berfrois October 4, 2013
Jihad: A harvest of bitter destruction continues to escalate World Magazine October 2, 2013
Remembering the 1973 war The Jerusalem Post October 2, 2013
Nigeria: Where Jihad and Christian Persecution Run Rampant October 1, 2013
Jihadist Ritual Murder and Mutilation at the Mall October 1, 2013
Partitioning Syria Foreign Policy Research Institute October 2013
Islamist or Nationalist: Who is Egypt's Mysterious New Pharaoh? Foreign Policy Research Institute October 2013
International 'Islamophobia' Conference Promotes Sharia Agenda Breitbart September 28, 2013
Sex Jihad and Western Disbelief Human Events September 25, 2013
Let Refugees Remain in Their Own Culture Zones The Washington Times September 24, 2013
Symposium: The Geopolitics of U.S. Energy Independence International Economy Summer 2012
Muslim Persecution of Christians: July, 2013 Gatestone Institute September 19, 2013
Russian Patriarch to Obama: Syria's Christians Nearing 'Extermination' PJ Media September 18, 2013
Moroccan Ex-Guantánamo Detainees Fighting in Syria's Civil War Jihadology September 18, 2013
Scoring the Syria Deal National Review Online September 17, 2013
Vote for Me Or Else Gatestone Institute September 17, 2013
US plays Monopoly, Russia plays chess Asia Times September 16, 2013
Francois Hollande Misreads France's Thoughts on Syria PJ Media September 13, 2013
Muslim Persecution of Christians: June, 2013 Gatestone Institute September 11, 2013
Forget Syria, Target Iran The Washington Times September 9, 2013
A New Muslim Brotherhood Symbol: R4BIA September 9, 2013
United Nations' War on Free Speech Continues September 6, 2013
Duke Prof's Recipe for Restoring Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood American Thinker September 5, 2013
Pushed on the Bandwagon Foreign Policy September 4, 2013
Gulliver Tied Down by Lilliputians PJ Media September 2, 2013
Egypt: Christians Killed for Ransom September 2, 2013
Americans Can and Will Be Energy Independent International Economy Fall 2013
The Taliban's Enablers Middle East Quarterly Fall 2013
The Failure of U.S. Policy toward Damascus Middle East Quarterly Fall 2013
Turkey's Fix for the "Kurdish Problem" Middle East Quarterly Fall 2013
Increased Drug Trafficking from Iran Middle East Quarterly Fall 2013
The Palestinian Refugee Problem Resolved Middle East Quarterly Fall 2013
A Jewish Majority in the Land of Israel Middle East Quarterly Fall 2013
Prelude to the Boston Bombings Middle East Quarterly Fall 2013
Beware Syrians Bearing Gifts Foreign Policy Research Institute September 2013
Time Favors Israel Middle East Quarterly Fall 2013
The Pros and Cons of Attacking Syria PJ Media August 28, 2013
Arab MK's Sharia Blasphemy Demand on Israel American Thinker August 23, 2013
Bay'ah to Baghdadi: Foreign [Ideological] Support for Sheikh Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and the Islamic State of Iraq and ash-Sham Jihadology August 22, 2013
Obama's Foreign Fiasco The Washington Times August 21, 2013
A Terror Leader Behind Bars in Egypt August 20, 2013
Why Was Enoch Powell Condemned as a Racist and Not Charles de Gaulle? History News Network August 19, 2013
World learns to manage without the US Asia Times August 19, 2013
Pessimism clouds any survey of Islamist protests in Iraq The National (UAE) August 19, 2013
Arms for Peace in Syria? Foreign Policy Research Institute August 16, 2013
Morsi detained, bloodbath in Egypt Fox News August 15, 2013
Mubarak's Muslim Brotherhood Prophecy Gatestone Institute August 15, 2013
America's Problems in the Middle East are Just Beginning PJ Media August 15, 2013
Behind Benghazi: Muslim Brotherhood and Obama Administration CBN News August 14, 2013
'Islamophobia' in the Bay Area? American Thinker August 13, 2013
Iraq offers little historical precedent in the Syrian crisis The National (UAE) August 13, 2013
Is Muslim Brotherhood working together with Amb. Chris Stevens' assassin? Fox News August 12, 2013
Egyptians Enraged by U.S. Outreach to Muslim Brotherhood PJ Media August 9, 2013
Seven Pillars of Fiction The Wall Street Journal August 9, 2013
Obama, McCain and Graham make a 'huge mistake' in Egypt Fox News August 8, 2013
The Return of Al Qaeda and Jihad August 8, 2013
Silencing a secularist in Turkey The Washington Times August 8, 2013
Al Qaeda Flag Flies High Above Christian Churches Gatestone Institute August 7, 2013
The Right Moment for Israel's Danny Danon? The Washington Times August 5, 2013
Muslim Persecution of Christians: May, 2013 Gatestone Institute July 30, 2013
Does Obama want Egypt to choose between aid and freedom? Fox News July 26, 2013
Dumb, Dumber, Dumberer in Washington PJ Media July 26, 2013
Waiting for Captain America National Post July 26, 2013
Muslim Brotherhood Kills Its Own to Demonize Egyptian Military Gatestone Institute July 25, 2013
Muslim Persecution of Christians: April, 2013 Gatestone Institute July 24, 2013
Islam on Cows, Horses, Camels and Women July 24, 2013
Islamism's Likely Doom The Washington Times July 22, 2013
Academia's Love Letter to Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood July 22, 2013
Syria's Graphic Beheading Videos July 18, 2013
Al-Qaeda Expands into Northern Syria Syria Comment July 18, 2013
U.S. Ambassador to Egypt: "Muslim Brotherhood's Lackey" Gatestone Institute July 17, 2013
Islam's Cartoon Jihad Strikes Again July 16, 2013
The Economic Blunders Behind the Arab Revolutions The Wall Street Journal July 12, 2013
How Dare You?! The Supremacist Nature of Muslim 'Grievances' The Jerusalem Post July 11, 2013
Muslim Brotherhood Out, Killing Christians In Gatestone Institute July 9, 2013
Islam's civil war moves to Egypt Asia Times July 8, 2013
Intricacies of Egypt's Coup d'état Explained National Review Online July 5, 2013
Is Netanyahu Turning Left? The Washington Times July 5, 2013
Undaunted: Elisabeth Sabaditsch-Wolff's Fight for Free Speech July 5, 2013
Egypt after Morsi: Joy and Worry National Post July 4, 2013
The Muslim Brotherhood: Origins, Efficacy, and Reach World Watch Monitor July 4, 2013
Dismiss the Egyptian People and Elect a New One PJ Media July 4, 2013
Al-Qaeda's Jihad on Anti-Morsi Egyptians Gatestone Institute July 4, 2013
Can Islam Be Reformed? Commentary July/August 2013
Complete the Islamists' Defeat Foreign Policy Research Institute July 2013
Obama's Proxy War on Mideast Christians PJ Media June 27, 2013
Is The Arab-Israeli Conflict Really About Economics? Forbes June 26, 2013
Shias: The Arab Spring's Latest Victims June 25, 2013
Obama to Egyptian Christians: Don't Protest the Brotherhood June 25, 2013
Violence and Context in Islamic Texts Gatestone Institute June 20, 2013
What Turkey's Riots Mean The Washington Times June 19, 2013
EU Challenges the UN and OIC on Press Freedom American Thinker June 18, 2013
The 'Sex Jihad' Investigative Project on Terrorism June 18, 2013
Christendom's Greatest Cathedral to Become a Mosque PJ Media June 18, 2013
Syria and Egypt can't be fixed Asia Times June 17, 2013
Muslim Persecution of Christians: March, 2013 Gatestone Institute June 12, 2013
Russia's new Middle Eastern role Asia Times June 10, 2013
The Center for American Progress' Willful Blindness American Thinker June 9, 2013
Salafis and the Muslim Brotherhood: What is the difference? June 6, 2013
Happy Israel The Washington Times June 5, 2013
When Sunni and Shiite Extremists Make War National Review Online June 5, 2013
Muslim Civil Wars Stem from a Crisis of Civilization PJ Media June 5, 2013
The Good News in Turkey Los Angeles Times June 4, 2013
The France/Jihadist Critical Mass PJ Media June 3, 2013
Jihad on Egypt's Christian Children Gatestone Institute June 3, 2013
The economics of the 'Turkish Spring' Asia Times June 3, 2013
Writing the bin Laden Story Middle East Quarterly Summer 2013
The Political Isolation of Lebanese Sunnis Middle East Quarterly Summer 2013
Can an Indonesian Model Work in the Middle East? Middle East Quarterly Summer 2013
Human Rights Watch Protects the Arab Tyrants Middle East Quarterly Summer 2013
Islam, Muslims, and the 2012 Election Middle East Quarterly Summer 2013
Did Jews Abandon the Temple Mount? Middle East Quarterly Summer 2013
Islam's Hatred of the Non-Muslim Middle East Quarterly Summer 2013
Homegrown Terrorists, Rebels in Search of a Cause Middle East Quarterly Summer 2013
Syria is Iran's Stalingrad Foreign Policy Research Institute June 2013
Islamophobia Comes to Canberra Gatestone Institute May 31, 2013
Benghazi Terrorists: 'Dr. Morsi Sent Us' May 31, 2013
Wilders in Australia and the "Islamic Problem" - Part II May 29, 2013
Islam's 'Rule of Numbers' Explains London Beheading Fox News May 28, 2013
Berkeley Profs: 'Islamophobia' Greater Threat Than Islamic Terrorism May 27, 2013
Distorting NIAC's Court Defeat Breitbart Big Journalism May 26, 2013
Obama Administration Calls for the 'Human Rights' of Jihadi Murderers PJ Media May 25, 2013
The U.S. Government Compiles a Bibliography The Washington Times May 23, 2013
The Calm Before the Jihadi Storm The Blaze May 23, 2013
The Woolwich Killing: "We must fight them as they fight us." May 22, 2013
Catholic Cardinal Calls for End to Blasphemy Laws May 21, 2013
Syria's madness and ours Asia Times May 20, 2013
Dumb and Dumber Tablet Magazine May 20, 2013
Islamic Forced Conversions - Past and Present The Blaze May 16, 2013
Islam vs. Islamism The Washington Times May 13, 2013
The Media's Muhammad Blackout Defers Again to Islam May 10, 2013
Radical Cleric Swears to 'Pop America's Eye' if Moderate Morsi Threatened Investigative Project on Terrorism May 7, 2013
Who Is James Dobbins? PJ Media May 7, 2013
The Mass Exodus of Christians from the Muslim World Fox News May 7, 2013
Profs on Boston Bombing: Blame Right-Wingers, 'Islamophobia,' and Blowback May 7, 2013
Getting rid of Bashar Assad won't end Syria's civil war National Post May 7, 2013
'The Innocent Prophet' Narrator and Christian Convert Defeats Islamists' Hate Speech Charge The Blaze May 6, 2013
Majlis Shura al-Mujahidin: Between Israel and Hamas Jihadology May 6, 2013
Snaking the Scotch Asia Times May 6, 2013
Silencing Speech on Islam American Thinker May 4, 2013
Iran's American Prisoner Human Events April 30, 2013
Death to Churches Under Islam The Inquisitr April 25, 2013
Education by Murder in Boston The Washington Times April 24, 2013
The Siege of Egypt's St. Mark Cathedral Gatestone Institute April 22, 2013
Muslim Persecution of Christians: February, 2013 Gatestone Institute April 18, 2013
Islam's Collective Punishment of Christians Investigative Project on Terrorism April 18, 2013
Behind the Iraq Protests The American Spectator April 18, 2013
An Islamic Declaration of War on Christianity April 17, 2013
Predatory Lawsuit Rebounds Back on Iranian Front Group Breitbart Big Peace April 16, 2013
Support Assad The Washington Times April 11, 2013
Turkey, Iraq, and Oil The American Spectator April 5, 2013
Israel's apology to Turkey was a mistake The Jerusalem Post March 28, 2013
Muslim Persecution of Christians: January, 2013 Gatestone Institute March 27, 2013
The Threat of Islamic Betrayal American Thinker March 27, 2013
Obama to Palestinians: Accept the Jewish State The Washington Times March 26, 2013
Jihad in Syria, Part II Syria Comment March 25, 2013
A Review of Israel Apartheid Week (IAW) Scholars for Peace in the Middle East March 24, 2013
Jihad in Syria Syria Comment March 20, 2013
Francois Hollande Praises Anti-Semitic Writer PJ Media March 20, 2013
Explaining Obama's Fixation with Israel National Review Online March 19, 2013
Muslim Cleric Calls U.S. Aid to Egypt 'Jizya' March 19, 2013
Wilders in Australia and the "Islamic Problem" - Part I March 14, 2013
Obama's New Libya March 13, 2013
Why on earth is Obama going to Israel? The Times of Israel March 12, 2013
Sunni Reachout to the Shia Crescent The American Spectator March 7, 2013
[Defending Lars Hedegaard:] "A Stew of Anti-Muslim Bile and Conspiracy-Laden Forecasts" March 6, 2013
Hatred of Christians Unleashed in Libya March 6, 2013
When AIPAC Went AWOL The Washington Times March 4, 2013
Mass Arrest and Torture of Christians in Libya March 1, 2013
Hezbollah's Plans for Lebanon Middle East Quarterly Spring 2013
The Politics of Muslim Magic Middle East Quarterly Spring 2013
Can Assad's Syria Survive Revolution? Middle East Quarterly Spring 2013
Questioning Riyadh's Nuclear Rationale Middle East Quarterly Spring 2013
Will Riyadh Get the Bomb? Middle East Quarterly Spring 2013
The Maturation of Indo-Israeli Ties Middle East Quarterly Spring 2013
Problems in the U.S. Military Middle East Quarterly Spring 2013
Jerusalem's Decreasing Isolation Middle East Quarterly Spring 2013
Problems in the FBI Middle East Quarterly Spring 2013
Explaining the Denial Middle East Quarterly Spring 2013
Syrian Druze: Toward Defiant Neutrality Foreign Policy Research Institute March 2013
Politics undermine Iraq's judiciary The Daily Star (Beirut) February 26, 2013
Islamist Assassinations in the West Gatestone Institute February 25, 2013
Death for Preaching Christ in 'Liberated' Libya February 22, 2013
Philadelphia's Burqa Crisis The Washington Times February 21, 2013
Islamic Assassination: Silencing Freedom Fighters February 19, 2013
The 'Epidemic' of Sexual Harassment - and Rape - in Morsi's Egypt February 15, 2013
Smart University Giving Philanthropy Daily February 12, 2013
'Was the Iraq war worth it?' is a question unworthy of debate The Independent February 11, 2013
Saudi Hypocrisy At Its Best February 8, 2013
BDS and the Jewish Studies Trap The Algemeiner February 8, 2013
Is Turkey Leaving the West? The Washington Times February 6, 2013
Muslim Persecution of Christians: December, 2012 Gatestone Institute February 6, 2013
The U.S. versus the 'Shi'ite Crescent'? The Jerusalem Post February 5, 2013
Muslim Persecution of Christians: November, 2012 Gatestone Institute February 1, 2013
Learning the Wrong Lessons from Ike The National Interest February 1, 2013
CAIR Leader Runs for New York City Council February 1, 2013
On Mistaking Mohamed Mursi For His Mask Foreign Policy Research Institute February 2013
Egypt, 2012: The Year In Fatwas January 31, 2013
Yemen's Forgotten Christians Gatestone Institute January 29, 2013
Anti-Islamism in an Islamic Civil War The American Spectator January 24, 2013
Obama's Anti-Zionism The Washington Times January 22, 2013
Abbas needs to be replaced The Jerusalem Post January 16, 2013
The Folly of Arming Syria's Rebels The National Interest January 14, 2013
Don't blame America for Syrian strife National Post January 14, 2013
Hate Crime Stats Deflate 'Islamophobia' Myth National Review Online January 11, 2013
Using Cold War Tactics to Confront Iran The Washington Times January 9, 2013
An Ode to 'Islamic Truth' January 7, 2013
Is an Alawite state Assad's Plan B? The Independent January 7, 2013
A 'Sudanese Genocide' in Egypt? January 4, 2013
Netanyahu the Palestinian Project Syndicate January 2, 2013
Iraq: Playing the Sectarian Crisis Card The American Spectator January 2, 2013
What Is the Future of Conservatism in the Wake of the 2012 Election? Commentary January 2013
Will Syria's Strife Rip Lebanon Apart? Middle East Quarterly Winter 2013
The Forgotten Secular Turkish Model Middle East Quarterly Winter 2013
The Problem with Turkey's "Zero Problems" Middle East Quarterly Winter 2013
How Islamism Tainted France's Presidential Election Middle East Quarterly Winter 2013
What Is Genocide? The Armenian Case Middle East Quarterly Winter 2013
Did the Armenian Genocide Inspire Hitler? Middle East Quarterly Winter 2013
Ankara's Unacknowledged Genocide Middle East Quarterly Winter 2013
Israel's Arabs: Deprived or Radicalized? Israel Affairs January 2013
Islamic Supremacy Alive and Well in Ankara Middle East Quarterly Winter 2013
The Failure of the American Jewish Left Middle East Quarterly Winter 2013