Writings by Benjamin Weinthal

Articles by MEF Staff and Fellows
Title Publication Date
The German Foreign Ministry's Idea Factory Abandons Its Citizens to Iran's Regime Middle East Forum ObserverApril 9, 2024
Israelis Fear Biden's 'Intolerable' Cease-Fire Demand Means Victory for Hamas Fox NewsApril 5, 2024
Iranians Campaign to Oust Princeton Professor for Alleged Terror Ties Iran InternationalMarch 7, 2024
Iran's Government Pressures Jewish Minority For Election Propaganda Iran InternationalMarch 1, 2024
Post-War Gaza Stability Requires Stopping Iran and Hezbollah Iran InternationalFebruary 19, 2024
Did Qatar Buy Munich Security Conference as It Bought the 2022 World Cup? Focus on Western IslamismFebruary 13, 2024
Texas A&M Potentially Compromised U.S. Nuclear Security, Pulls Plug on Doha Campus The Jerusalem PostFebruary 12, 2024
Iran Sets Mideast on Fire as Critics Say Biden Policies Failed: 'Further Recklessness' Fox NewsJanuary 22, 2024
Alleged Qatar Spy Operation Said to Have Targeted GOP Lawmakers Opposed to Muslim Brotherhood Fox NewsJanuary 20, 2024
The Uphill Struggle to Break German Ties with Hamas Focus on Western IslamismJanuary 14, 2024
Exclusive: Hamas, Islamic Jihad Accused of Using Child Soldiers in War Against Israel Fox NewsJanuary 3, 2024
Israel Slams Qatar for U.N. Exhibit Rejecting Jewish State's Existence The Jerusalem PostJanuary 2, 2024
Stuttgart Scrubs Pro-Hamas Group from Municipal Website after Israeli Pressure i24 NewsDecember 31, 2023
Hamas' Recent Battle Cry for Violence against U.S. Latest in Litany of Threats Fox NewsDecember 30, 2023
Evangelical Christian Leader Says Hamas Stole Christmas in Bethlehem: Cut off the 'Lights' Fox NewsDecember 26, 2023
Israeli Arabs in Germany Spoke about Hamas as a Terrorist Organization The Jerusalem PostDecember 24, 2023
Ayatollah's Favorite News Source Declares 'Horror and Fear' Iran Military Campaign against U.S., Allies Fox NewsDecember 23, 2023
Woke College's 'Professor of Peace' Ousted over Alleged War Crimes, Antisemitism and Sexual Misconduct Fox NewsDecember 12, 2023
Fury Aimed at 'Antisemitic' U.N. Committee Probing Hamas' Sexual Atrocities against Israeli Women Fox NewsDecember 10, 2023
Warning for Biden Admin as Europe Swings to the Right and Unfettered Migration Threatens Western Values Fox NewsDecember 9, 2023
Oberlin College Strips Iran's Ex-U.N. Envoy of Teaching Position Iran InternationalDecember 6, 2023
Professor Under Fire for Abandoning Kidnapped Princeton Scholars Iran InternationalNovember 26, 2023
Human Rights Watch under Fire for Allegedly Accepting Millions in Qatar Funds i24 NewsNovember 23, 2023
Congress Probes Princeton University over Professor's Alleged Ties to Iranian Regime Fox NewsNovember 19, 2023
Qataris Withdraw Offer to Buy UK Football Team, Engage in Damage Control Focus on Western IslamismNovember 17, 2023
Israel Strikes Iran-Backed Terrorists in Ongoing Effort to Stop New War Front in West Bank Fox NewsNovember 10, 2023
Hamas Leaders Worth Staggering $11B Revel in Luxury — while Gaza's People Suffer The New York PostNovember 7, 2023
Employees at US-Funded United Nations Agency Celebrated Hamas Terror Massacre: Report Fox NewsNovember 7, 2023
U.S. Investigates Ex-Iran Official at Oberlin College for Antisemitism Iran InternationalNovember 4, 2023
After Hamas Terror Attack, Germany Still Refuses to Ban IRGC Iran InternationalOctober 29, 2023
U.N. Accused of 'Blood Libel' against Israel, Latest in Long History of Alleged Bias against Jewish State Fox NewsOctober 29, 2023
Beverly Hills Politician and Rabbi Launch Campaign to Boycott Qatar's Hotels and Expel Its Consulate Jewish JournalOctober 23, 2023
Israel Slated to Shut 'Pro-Hamas' Network Al Jazeera Run by Qatar The Jerusalem PostOctober 20, 2023
Will Israel and the U.S. Attack Iran? Iran InternationalOctober 11, 2023
Iran-Funded Terror Proxies Launch War against Israel amid Surprise Invasion against Jewish State Fox NewsOctober 8, 2023
Iran Official Admits Country's Role in Terror Bombing That Killed 241 US Military Members: Report Fox NewsOctober 1, 2023
Qatari Royal Family Continues 'Sportwashing' Campaign to Improve Image Focus on Western IslamismSeptember 29, 2023
Outrage as Iran President Prepares to Address UN: 'Wants to Kill American Citizens' Fox NewsSeptember 19, 2023
Iran Reaps Billions in Payments by Kidnapping Americans, Westerners Fox NewsSeptember 18, 2023
German, Austrian Firms 'Violate' U.S. Sanctions at Iran Oil Show Iran InternationalSeptember 15, 2023
Germany's Bungling Response to Qatar's Ongoing Influence Operations Focus on Western IslamismSeptember 11, 2023
Beverly Hills Lawmaker Asks City Council to Probe Antisemitic Qatari 'Terrorist Enabler' Jewish JournalAugust 18, 2023
NGO Calls for Blacklist of Bosch after It Sells 8,000 Spy Cameras to Iran The Jerusalem PostAugust 18, 2023
Antisemitic German Man Who Masqueraded as Jew Ousted from Program i24 NewsAugust 9, 2023
Germany's Bosch Alleged to Have Aided Iran in Spy Tech Targeting Protesters Iran InternationalAugust 7, 2023
GOP Reps Raise Alarm Bells over Iran's Influence in American Mosques Fox NewsAugust 1, 2023
Historical Find in the Holy Land as 2000-Year-Old Biblical Era Coin Uncovered Fox NewsJuly 31, 2023
NGO Cancels Screening of Movie about Palestinian Hijacker after Israel's Criticism i24 NewsJuly 31, 2023
A German Phenomenon: Fake Jews Bash Israel and Spread Anti-Semitism i24 NewsJuly 30, 2023
Will the U.S. Designate Iran-Backed Palestinian Groups as Terrorist Entities? Fox NewsJuly 24, 2023
U.S. Ignores Iran's Active Nuclear Weapons Activities by Using 'Defective' Definition Fox NewsJuly 17, 2023
Israel Rebukes Berlin's Hostile Ambassador YnetJuly 12, 2023
Is Tehran about to Test The Bomb? Fox NewsJuly 9, 2023
Mullah Appeaser Robert Malley Has a Classified Doc Problem Fox NewsJuly 4, 2023
Euro Bureaucrats Enable Antisemitism YnetJune 29, 2023
Was Raid on Iran Opposition Group Tied to Biden-Tehran 'Mini-Agreement'? Fox NewsJune 25, 2023
EU Intel Reports: Iran Sought WMD Tech in 2022 Iran InternationalJune 22, 2023
Alex Soros: The Mirror Image of His Israel-Hating Father Fox NewsJune 16, 2023
Qatari Government-Sanctioned Paper Continues Anti-Israel Incitement i24 NewsJune 13, 2023
Congressman Urges DOJ Probe of Tehran-Endorsed 'Mapping Project' Fox NewsJune 11, 2023
UN Attacks Pro-Israel U.S. States Fox NewsJune 9, 2023
Biden Admin to Tehran: Please Take $17 Billion for New Deal Fox NewsJune 8, 2023
Is the Biden Admin Interfering in Israeli Politics? Fox NewsJune 5, 2023
Qatari Government-Sanctioned Paper Urges Terror Attacks against Israelis The Jerusalem PostMay 31, 2023
What Is Going on at Iran's Fordow Nuclear Site? Fox NewsMay 30, 2023
What is Stopping Tehran from Crossing Nuke Threshold Fox NewsMay 26, 2023
Germany's Culture Minister Hates Israel, Loves Iran Arutz ShevaMay 23, 2023
The Antisemitism of Egypt's Journalists The Jerusalem PostMay 21, 2023
UN Attacks Israel's Founding Fox NewsMay 15, 2023
Biden Admin Undermining Abraham Accords Fox NewsMay 14, 2023
Activists to Ohio Lawmakers: Stop Funding Oberlin Over Tehran-Tied Prof. The Jerusalem PostMay 14, 2023
Germany a Safe Place for Roger Waters' Antisemitism i24 NewsMay 13, 2023
Tehran to Women: Don't Drive Without a Hijab... Or Else The Jerusalem PostMay 11, 2023
Turkey's Erdoğan Fights for Political Survival Fox NewsMay 1, 2023
Germany Should Stay Out of Israel's Internal Affairs Arutz ShevaApril 30, 2023
Tehran Exports Genocidal Antisemitism to Afghanistan The Jerusalem PostApril 29, 2023
Bashar al-Assad on Path Toward Normalization Amid Absent U.S. Foreign Policy Fox NewsApril 25, 2023
'Death to Jews' Chants at Samidoun Berlin March Spark Calls to Ban NGO JNSApril 17, 2023
Berlin Muslims Call for 'Death to Israel' and 'Death to Jews' The Jerusalem PostApril 10, 2023
Biden Pursues Nuclear Deal with Mullahs Despite Iranian Murder of American Abroad Fox NewsApril 10, 2023
Iran Pressures Jews to Not Celebrate Passover and Join Anti-Israel March The Jerusalem PostApril 9, 2023
McGill University Finally Ends Research with Antisemitic Iranian University The Jerusalem PostApril 7, 2023
The EU/UN Bureaucratic War Against Israeli Control of 'Area C' Jewish Policy CenterSpring 2023
Most Iranians Don't Want Israel to Be Annihilated – Tehran Prof. The Jerusalem PostApril 2, 2023
Putin Expands Russia's Role in Syria Fox NewsMarch 19, 2023
Berlin Pumps Cash into UNRWA Despite Teachers Urging Murder of Jews JNSMarch 15, 2023
Biden Admin Neglects Israel-Saudi Negotiations JNSMarch 15, 2023
Time to 'Snapback' Sanctions on Tehran, Experts Say JNSMarch 14, 2023
UN Sec-Gen Guterres Shakes Bloody Hands in Iraq The Jerusalem PostMarch 11, 2023
McGill University's Deep Ties with Iran's Murderous Regime The National PostMarch 9, 2023
The Secret Russia-Iran Nuclear Deal -- Enriched Uranium for the Mullahs Fox NewsMarch 5, 2023
Palestinians Murder U.S. Citizen in Jordan Valley in Latest Attack Fox NewsMarch 1, 2023
Tehran Regime Targets U.S. Homeland -- Kill Lists and Kidnappings Fox NewsMarch 1, 2023
A New Hostage Crisis in Iran? German Diplomats in Tehran Threatened The Jerusalem PostFebruary 24, 2023
Palestinian Terrorist Leila Khaled Says Ex-Lebanon PM Was a PFLP Operative The Jerusalem PostFebruary 23, 2023
Israel Prison Reforms Would End Cushy Conditions for Terrorists Fox NewsFebruary 20, 2023
Israel Attacks Targets in Syria as Shadow War with Iran Heats Up Fox NewsFebruary 19, 2023
Amnesty International Report Calls Out Tehran-Tied Oberlin Professor Fox NewsFebruary 15, 2023
Siemens Allegedly Signed Israel-Boycott Contract with Turkish Railways: German Media JNSFebruary 9, 2023
Germany Whitewashes Iranian and Palestinian Antisemitism JNSFebruary 7, 2023
Iran Wrestler Defects to Avoid Death Penalty for Supporting Revolt The Jerusalem PostFebruary 5, 2023
Iran Runs Series on State TV Featuring Holocaust Deniers, Antisemites The Jerusalem PostFebruary 4, 2023
German City Freezes Relations with Iran Following Relentless Pressure The Jerusalem PostFebruary 2, 2023
European Governments Ignore the Elephant in the Room When It Comes to Today's Jew-Hatred JNSFebruary 2, 2023
Tehran Expands Military Presence in Latin America, Challenging the U.S. Fox NewsFebruary 1, 2023
Likud MP Demands Inquiry into Germany's Foreign Ministry's Anti-Zionism The Jewish PressJanuary 29, 2023
The Iran Revolt Has Sustainable Momentum: What Happens Next? The Jerusalem ReportJanuary 28, 2023
German MP Calls Foul on EU Refusal to Proscribe Iran's IRGC The Jerusalem PostJanuary 25, 2023
U.S. & EU Continue Ambiguous Iran Policy, Raising Concerns Fox NewsJanuary 24, 2023
Iranian and Turkish Spies Find Haven in Austria Fox NewsJanuary 23, 2023
Israel a Sanctuary for Christians; Population Growth and Religious Freedom Fox NewsJanuary 18, 2023
Germany's Relationship with Iran Under Fire as Weak Link Against Regime Fox NewsJanuary 11, 2023
German Bureaucrat Trashes IDF Founder; Declared Antisemitic by Court The Jerusalem PostJanuary 9, 2023
Imprisoned Women Continue Fight Against Tehran Regime The Jerusalem PostJanuary 6, 2023
The Fight Over Jerusalem's Temple Mount Fox NewsJanuary 4, 2023
Biblical Pool in Israel to Reopen, 2,000 Years Later Fox NewsJanuary 2, 2023
US Investigates Qatar over Claims that It Finances Iran's Revolutionary Guards Corps The Washington ExaminerJuly 23, 2021
America Should Not Sell F-35 Fighter Planes to the Qatari Regime NewsweekOctober 28, 2020
For Merkel, Israel's Security Is Negotiable Jewish News SyndicateOctober 8, 2018
When a Nazi Comparison Makes Sense: The BDS Movement Against Israel The HillAugust 22, 2018
Iran's Role in the Boycott Israel Campaign The National InterestMarch 15, 2018
What Americans Can Learn from Europeans about Fighting BDS The National InterestAugust 30, 2017
What Can Trump Do to Stop the BDS Movement? RealClearWorldFebruary 6, 2017
Iranian Kurds Join the Fight The American InterestDecember 15, 2016
Greens Should Follow Germany's Lead and Reject Israel Boycotts Huffington PostSeptember 20, 2016
How US States Can Promote Israeli-Palestinian Peace The HillAugust 8, 2016
How New York State Can Fight Europe's Rampaging Israel Boycotters The New York PostMay 10, 2016
Obama and the Daylight between US and Israel The HillMarch 18, 2016
The Obama Administration's Soft Boycott of Israel The National InterestFebruary 16, 2016
Iran's Second Front Against Israel PJ MediaFebruary 26, 2015
Are Jews Safe in Europe? The Philadelphia InquirerJanuary 15, 2015
Not quiet on the Northern Front New York Daily NewsMarch 11, 2014
Middle East Studies in the News
Title Publication Date
Iranian Foundation Offers Land to Salman Rushdie's Attacker - State Media [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati, Hossein Mousavian] Jerusalem PostFebruary 21, 2023
Pro-Iran Regime Prof. in US Covered up Mass Murder - Human Rights Report [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] The Jerusalem PostFebruary 19, 2023
Nobel Laureate Calls out Oberlin College for 'Whitewashing' Role of Professor in Purge of Iranian Dissidents Fox NewsDecember 20, 2022
Congressional Reps Probe Oberlin College Pro-Iran Prof. Mahallati The Jerusalem PostOctober 10, 2022
Exclusive: Congress Probes Oberlin College Prof. with Links to Iranian Regime [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] Fox NewsSeptember 29, 2022
Iran's First UN Envoy Slams Oberlin College Prof. as 'Agent of Totalitarian Theocracy' [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] The Jerusalem PostSeptember 27, 2022
Oberlin College's 'Professor of Peace' Endorsed Fatwa to Murder Salman Rushdie [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] Fox NewsAugust 13, 2022
Swedish Court Convicts Iran Regime Official for Mass Murder of Prisoners [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] Jerusalem PostJuly 14, 2022
Pro-Iran Professor Slips up on his 'Crimes Against Humanity' in Interview [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] The Jerusalem PostJune 23, 2022
Protests Mount Against Embattled Iranian Oberlin Professor with Links to IRGC [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] JNS (Jewish News Syndicate)June 7, 2022
Iran Regime Massacre Should be Investigated by Oberlin College -US (incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] The Jerusalem PostMay 31, 2022
Iranian Oberlin Professor Urged Murder of Author Salman Rushdie [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] The Jerusalem PostMay 16, 2022
Iranian Oberlin Professor Urged Murder of Author Salman Rushdie [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] The Jerusalem PostMay 16, 2022
EU Politician Urges Oberlin College to Fire Iran Regime 'Criminal' [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] The Jerusalem PostApril 15, 2022
International Women's Day Protest Against Iran's Regime and Ex-UN Envoy Mahallati The Jerusalem PostMarch 9, 2022
Iran Regime Plans to Enrich Itself by Seizing Baha'i Properties, says NGO [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] The Jerusalem PostFebruary 19, 2022
Former Iran Hostage files Lawsuit Against Princeton University for 'Abandoning him' [incl. Seyed Hossein Mousavian, Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] The Jerusalem PostDecember 25, 2021
US Mideast Academic Group Opposes MESA's BDS Activity The Jerusalem PostDecember 7, 2021
Opinion: Iranian Professor At US College Complicit In Crimes Against Humanity [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati, Seyed Hossein Mousavian]] Iran InternationalNovember 15, 2021
Sharansky Urges Oberlin College to Fire Alleged Iran 'War Criminal' [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] The Jerusalem PostNovember 11, 2021
Iran's 'Butcher of Oberlin': Outrage at College for Whitewashing Prof. [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] The Jerusalem PostOctober 17, 2021
US Evaluating Antisemitism Complaint Against Oberlin College [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati, Jafar Mahallati] The Jerusalem PostSeptember 30, 2021
After 'Post' Query, NGO Scrubs Notice of Event with Ex-Iran Ambassador [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] The Jerusalem PostMay 15, 2021
After 'Post' Article, College Reviews Antisemitism of Ex-Iran Envoy Prof [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] The Jerusalem PostMay 6, 2021
An Oberlin Professor is Under Fire for his Past [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati, Seyed Hossein Mousavian] The DispatchApril 30, 2021
UN Agency Disavows Ex-Iran Envoy's NGO After 'Post' Query [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] Jerusalem PostMarch 30, 2021
After 'Post' Report About 'Crimes,' Columbia Scrubs Ex-Iran Envoy off Site [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] Jerusalem PostMarch 16, 2021
Oberlin 'Professor of Peace' Called for Destruction of Israel in 1989 Speech [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] Fox NewsFebruary 23, 2021
Iranian Diplomat Turned US Professor Accused of Crimes Against Humanity [incl. Mohammad Jafar Mahallati] The Jerusalem PostOctober 9, 2020
Iranian-Americans: Investigate Princeton Prof. for Crimes Against Humanity [on Seyed Hossein Mousavian] The Jerusalem PostJanuary 4, 2020
Nazi Authored Arabic-English Dictionary Causes Stir at University of Minnesota [incl. Katrien Vanpee] Jerusalem PostOctober 24, 2019
Yale's Capitulation [incl. Jytte Klausen] The Corner (Blog of National Review Online)June 17, 2011
Moonlighting: Non-Specialists in the News
Title Publication Date
Germany MPs Investigate Pro-Hezbollah Academic Finkelstein The Jerusalem PostMarch 18, 2017
'German Research Institute Trivializes Holocaust to Attack Israel' [on Norman Finkelstein] The Jerusalem PostJanuary 18, 2017
Outrage Over German Institute's Hosting of Pro-Hamas, Hezbollah Speaker [on Norman Finkelstein] The Jerusalem PostJanuary 16, 2017
Nonviolent Islamism in the News
Title Publication Date
NGO rescinds award to U.S. Women's March due to antisemitism Jerusalem PostNovember 11, 2018
Austria slated to ban Hezbollah and Hamas symbols Jerusalem PostOctober 6, 2018
PayPal shuts German NGO account with links to Palestinian terrorists Jerusalem PostSeptember 20, 2018
'No Jew in Germany': German police assault Israeli professor Jerusalem PostJuly 12, 2018
German Islamic center raises money for Hezbollah Jerusalem PostJune 22, 2018
German-Jewish teen says fleeing Berlin for Israel over schoolyard antisemitism Jerusalem PostApril 7, 2018
German Jews stop wearing kippot due to Muslim attacks Jerusalem PostNovember 29, 2017
Palestinian denied German citizenship for acting against 'democratic order' Jerusalem PostNovember 23, 2017
German Jews cut ties with local Turkish group due to antisemitism Jerusalem PostOctober 6, 2017
Half of Muslim youth in Austria hold antisemitic views Jerusalem PostJune 20, 2017
Germany's largest paper posts 'censored' antisemitism film online Jerusalem PostJune 13, 2017
German study: Over 50% of Muslim refugees hold antisemitic views Jerusalem PostJune 5, 2017
German Jewish leaders: We are no longer safe here Jerusalem PostJanuary 19, 2016
German intel: Migrants will bring anti-Semitism Jerusalem PostOctober 26, 2015
Germany's Jewish community head fears Muslim migrants' anti-Semitism Jerusalem PostOctober 4, 2015
German, Austrian Jews worried about anti-Semitism from refugees Jerusalem PostSeptember 30, 2015
German party lifts requirement for Muslim students to visit concentration camps Jerusalem PostMay 27, 2015
Muslim student in Germany destroys Israeli exhibit Jerusalem PostJuly 6, 2013
German mosque groups raising funds for Hezbollah Jerusalem PostJune 23, 2013
Group of teens attacks rabbi in Germany Jerusalem PostJune 5, 2013
Swedish politician who called to bomb Israel quits Jerusalem PostApril 14, 2013
Norway nixes award for 'anti-semitic' charity head Jerusalem PostNovember 14, 2012
European satellite axes Iran's anti-Semitic channels Jerusalem PostOctober 16, 2012
Hamburg mosque may have violated anti-hate contract Jerusalem PostSeptember 23, 2012
European Islamic group praises Holocaust-denier Jerusalem PostJune 24, 2012
Imam in France marries two gay Muslims Jerusalem PostApril 10, 2012
United States denies asylum to gay Saudi diplomat Jerusalem PostNovember 13, 2011
Israelis, 22 and 18, attacked in Berlin Jerusalem PostJune 28, 2010
Germany Turns a Blind Eye to Radical Islam Weekly StandardJune 2, 2010
Hamburg mosque hosts pro-Iran event Jerusalem PostMay 30, 2010