November 19, 2018|A.J. CaschettaThe Tower
Columbia University’s Center for Palestine Studies is an Ivy League clearinghouse for PLO propaganda and the demonization of Israel. It's the PLO’s American academic wing.
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."
December 18, 2017|Cinnamon StillwellThe Algemeiner
[Text differs slights from the Algemeiner's.] Hackneyed predictions that the Middle East will "go up in flames" following President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital—and subsequent plans to move the U.S. embassy—have yet to
October 27, 2017|Mara SchiffrenThe Algemeiner
[Text differs from the Algemeiner's.] Last month former PLO spokesman Rashid Khalidi, now Columbia University's Edward Said Professor of Modern Arab Studies, renewed his PLO bona fides by marking the centennial of the Balfour Declaration with the...
March 07, 2016|Cinnamon StillwellThe Daily Caller
Leave it to the Middle East studies establishment to defend the vilest forms of conspiratorial anti-Semitic rhetoric, provided it's in service of demonizing Israel. Jasbir Puar, the Rutgers University women's and gender studies professor and
January 13, 2016|Mara SchiffrenFrontPage Magazine
The nexus between boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) and Black Lives Matter activists that began with the 2014 protests following the police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri culminated in a recent panel discussion at Columbia
December 16, 2015|Mara SchiffrenFrontPage Magazine
[Ed.: FPM title, "Boston University's Irene Gendzier on Oil, Israel, and 'Palestine.'"] There is a certain class of academic for whom historical references to oil become a clarion call to rise up, denounce, and publish. A recent book talk proved the
October 30, 2015|Andrew HarrodFrontPage Magazine
Israel is a greater threat to America than anything emanating from the Muslim world, according to participants in an October 15 panel titled "The Future of Bipartisanship on Israel." One of the nation's largest Democratic Party campaign...
September 18, 2015|Efraim Karsh and Asaf RomirowskyThe American Interest
The influential Middle East Studies Association objects to the State Department's definition of anti-Semitism, thereby giving up any pretense of professionalism it still had. It has been a while since the Middle East Studies Association (MESA), the
August 10, 2015|Andrew C. McCarthyNational Review Online
[NRO title: "Modern Middle East Studies vs. Scholarship"] It would be a mistake to say Middle East Studies have been corrupted. For the program's very purpose has been to serve as a corrupting agent. Specifically, it puts the essence of study — the