June 25, 2017|Cinnamon Stillwell and Michael LumishThe Algemeiner
California State University, Fresno (CSUF) is the last place that one would expect conspiracy theories about Jewish power to proliferate — because Jews make up less than one percent of Fresno's population. But leave it to the academic world to...
November 17, 2016|Andrew E. HarrodAmerican Thinker
[Text differs slightly from that at AT.] Given American policymakers' ignorance of Islam, "I am just worried about people like me running around with big theories trying to set foreign policy," stated famed intellectual historian Francis Fukuyama in
May 31, 2016|Daniel PipesIsrael Hayom
The historian Bernard Lewis celebrates his 100th birthday today. Three quotes establish his career. Martin Kramer, a former student of Lewis, sums up his teacher's accomplishments: Bernard Lewis emerged as the most influential postwar...
June 22, 2015|Winfield MyersFrontPage Magazine
He came with conceptions, but he made a voyage of discovery. And so he caught truths, deeper and more durable truths about himself and about us all. (The Traveler's Luck) So wrote Fouad Ajami, who died one year ago today, about Joseph Conrad, whose
January 02, 2015|Andrew HarrodJihad Watch
Princeton University professor Robert P. George lauded Imam Hamza Yusuf, the radical president of Berkeley, California's Zaytuna College, as "my beloved friend, my brother" at a recent Georgetown University day-long conference. George, a Catholic
November 24, 2014|Andrew HarrodJihad Watch
"What can you tell" an audience "that they haven't already heard" at yet "another conference on the Arab-Israeli conflict?" asked Middle East Policy Council (MEPC) Board Chairman Omar Kader at a recent Washington, DC, panel. About fifty attendees,...
July 20, 2013|Cinnamon Stillwell
A sampling of commentary from Middle East studies scholars and moonlighters, non-specialists who write about the region, on the overthrow of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt follows: Invoking conspiracy theories: Tariq Ramadan, professor of...
May 07, 2013|Cinnamon StillwellFrontPage Magazine
How did scholars of the Middle East and those engaged in moonlighting (non-specialists who write about the region) react to the Boston Marathon bombing on April 15, 2013? Before the smoke cleared, some were predicting that the perpetrators would be
February 27, 2012|April KazaFrontPage Magazine
[Ed. note: published as "Richard Falk's Imagination Gone Wild" at FPM.] Richard Falk, Princeton University professor emeritus of international law and United Nations Human Rights Council special rapporteur for the Palestinian territories, is well...
May 14, 2010|Rima GreeneFrontPage Magazine
[Ed. note: Publisher's title is "A Judeo-Muslim Civilization?".] A conference at the University of California, Berkeley, on April 28-29, 2010 (and continued at UC Davis on April 30), "Muslims and Jews Together: Seeing From Without; Seeing From...