October 30, 2014|Cinnamon StillwellAmerican Thinker
The field of Middle East studies has a troublesome penchant for partnering with Islamist organizations. Case in point: The 2014 annual conference of the Middle East Studies Association of North America (MESA) will host an International Institute of
June 03, 2011|Lee KaplanFrontPage Magazine
When the California Faculty Association (CFA) adopted a resolution in 2009 condemning Israel for its military incursion into Gaza, it reinforced the fear that academic unions would be the next front in an ongoing propaganda offensive against the...
October 31, 2010|Eric GolubAmerican Thinker
The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Center for Near Eastern Studies (CNES) is a delightful contradiction of incompatible notions. On one hand, the professors take hard-left stances on sexuality and gender issues, claiming to staunchly
November 09, 2007|Cinnamon Stillwell
Dueling "awareness" weeks seem to be all the rage on college campuses these days, both for better and for worse. Potentially falling into the latter category is the "Middle East Awareness Week" taking place at the University of Southern California...
September 26, 2007|Daniel PipesThe Jerusalem Post
While the outside world hardly noticed, a significant and rapidly growing amount of money is now being managed in accord with Islamic law, the Shari'a. According to one study, "by the end of 2005, more than 300 institutions in over 65...