October 11, 2017|Cinnamon StillwellAmerican Thinker
"I'm a professor!" So cried Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) professor Anila Daulatzai as she was forcibly removed from a Southwest Airlines flight for lying about having a life-threatening allergy to the two dogs in the cabin. Unable to...
December 03, 2016|Cinnamon StillwellAmerican Thinker
The famously self-righteous field of Middle East studies, which lambasts outside criticism as "censorship" and condemns America, Israel, and the West while lauding Islamists, now finds itself on the defensive. Two of its leading lights, the...
February 16, 2009|Gary FouseFrontPage Magazine
On January 31, 2009, a conference took place at UC Irvine (UCI) titled, "Whither the Levant? The Crisis of the Nation State: Lebanon, Israel, Palestine." Organized by the Levantine Cultural Center of Los Angeles and the Middle East Studies Student
February 02, 2009|Eric GolubFrontPage Magazine
[Editor's note: The podcasts for several of the speakers at this symposium are available here.] A "Gaza and Human Rights" symposium hosted by the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)'s Center for Near Eastern Studies instructed attendees...
November 12, 2007|Cinnamon StillwellFrontPage Magazine
Earlier this year, the Center for Near Eastern Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles celebrated its fiftieth anniversary. It was founded in 1957 by Gustave E. Von Grunebaum, a scholar at the University of Chicago's Oriental...