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  • June 20, 2016|Fathom

    Israel, East Germany, and the West German Far Left: An Interview with Jeffrey Herf

    Originally published under the title "Undeclared Wars on Israel: East Germany and the West German Far Left 1967-1981: An Interview with Jeffrey Herf." Jeffery Herf is Distinguished Professor of History at the University of Maryland. His books include

  • October 24, 2015|Brent ScherThe Washington Free Beacon

    The Real History Behind Netanyahu's Holocaust Comments

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has taken flack for his comments this week that overstated the influence that Haj Amin al-Husseini had on Adolf Hitler, but a leading historian says that al-Husseini nevertheless played a key role in...

  • October 22, 2015|Al-Jazeera English

    Gregg Roman on the 'Inextricable Connection' between Islamists and Hitler

    Excerpt moderator: Gregg, do you think Netanyahu expected such a backlash? Gregg Roman: No, but I also think there were several points in Netanyahu's speech that were not factually accurate, like Mr. Finkelstein said. For instance, he said the...

  • April 12, 2015|Tiffany April GriffinHistory News Network

    What I'm Reading: An Interview with Daniel Pipes

    Interviewed by Tiffany April Griffin of History News Network. Why did you choose history as your career? When my mathematics career in college fizzled, I turned to history, which offered, as I saw it, "the best way to understand the day's news." The

  • February 06, 2015|Jerry GordonThe New English Review

    Egypt Under Al-Sisi: An Interview with Raymond Stock

    The introduction to this interview has been abridged. To discuss Egypt's prospects under the Abdel Fattah al-Sisi government, we invited back Dr. Raymond Stock whom we had interviewed in November 2012. (See: No Blinders About Egypt Under Muslim