October 31, 2018|Mitchell BardAmerican Spectator
The University of Pennsylvania’s Middle East Center and Department of English organized a panel of seven academics to discuss Professor Amy Kaplan's "Our American Israel: The Story of An Entangled Alliance."
January 03, 2018|Mitchell BardThe Algemeiner
The Middle East Studies Association gave up all pretense of being a scholarly organization when it was taken over by the followers of Edward Said in the 1980s, and began propagating Orwellian interpretations of Middle East history and politics to...
December 21, 2017|Mitchell BardThe Algemeiner
[Text differs slightly from the Algemeiner's.] Israel studies are rarely centerstage at annual conferences of the Middle East Studies Association (MESA), but when they are, one can be certain they'll be the subject of criticism. Consequently, my
November 08, 2017|Mitchell BardThe Algemeiner
While much attention is devoted to the politicization of Middle East studies on college campuses, biased perspectives on Western values, Israel, Islam and terrorism are also infiltrating K-12 education. The Committee for Accuracy in Middle East...
February 07, 2017|Mitchell BardThe Daily Caller
In a novel approach to defending terrorists, Yale University political science professor Andrew March argues that the U.S. should not designate the Muslim Brotherhood (MB) as a terrorist organization because it could subject researchers to...