May 23, 2015|Cinnamon Stillwell and Rima GreeneJihad Watch
"Islamophobia studies" is the latest addition to the academic pantheon of politicized, esoteric, and divisive "studies" whose purpose is to censor criticism of differing views by stigmatizing critics as racist or clinically insane. The University of
March 27, 2015|Cinnamon Stillwell and Rima GreeneJihad Watch
The notion that words such as "civility" and "divisive" have clear definitions is under attack by academic moral relativists who grant themselves the right to twist words to mean whatever aids their quest for power. A recent Stanford University...
March 13, 2015|Cinnamon Stillwell and Rima GreeneJihad Watch
[Ed: Jihad Watch title is "Profs Distort, Dissemble about Paris Attacks"] Only in academe can a panel discussion on Islamic terrorism turn into an exercise in obfuscation and denial. Titled "Shooting Rampage in Paris: Free Speech, Anti-Semitism...
February 25, 2015|Cinnamon Stillwell and Rima GreeneJihad Watch
What does the Islamic terrorist attack on the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in January have to do with the 2014 police shootings of African-American men in Ferguson, Missouri and Long Island, New York; San Francisco's troubled Bayview...
June 05, 2014|Cinnamon Stillwell and Rima GreeneFrontPage Magazine
[Editor's Note: To read Part I, please click here.] The second day of the University of California, Berkeley's Fifth Annual International Islamophobia Conference—organized by the Center for Race & Gender's Islamophobia Research & Documentation...
June 04, 2014|Cinnamon Stillwell and Rima GreeneFrontPage Magazine
[Editor's Note: To read Part II, please click here.] What's an "Islamophobia"-promoting academic to do when there simply aren't enough hate crimes to sustain the mythical narrative that Muslim-Americans are persecuted for their religion? The...
May 09, 2014|Cinnamon Stillwell and Rima GreeneFrontPage Magazine
When "interfaith dialogue," "Islamophobia," boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS), and academia collide, there's a good chance that Friends of Sabeel – North America (FOSNA) will be involved. Case in point: FOSNA, the "voice of the Palestinian
March 17, 2014|Cinnamon Stillwell and Rima GreeneFrontPage Magazine
What do psychoanalysis, liberalism, and Islam have in common? A recent lecture at Stanford University with the curious title, "Psychoanalysis and the Other of Liberalism," purported to answer that question. Delivered by Joseph Massad, an associate
May 27, 2013|Cinnamon Stillwell and Rima GreeneFrontPage Magazine
The false narrative that "Islamophobia" is a growing threat received a boost at the "Fourth Annual International Conference on the Study of Islamophobia: From Theorizing to Systematic Documentation," which took place at the University of California,
February 16, 2013|Cinnamon Stillwell and Rima GreeneAmerican Thinker
Marcy Jane Knopf-Newman is an anti-Israel activist and English professor who has taught at Boise State University, al-Quds University, the American University of Beirut, and other universities in the Middle East. In The Politics of Teaching...