December 11, 2012|Lee KaplanFrontPage Magazine
Does appointing an advocate of Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) against Israel to chair a committee aimed at combating anti-Semitism in the California State University system make sense? That's exactly what happened in the case of Manzar
December 11, 2012|Michael RubinCommentary Magazine
The capacity of national security experts for self-delusion in the name of supposed sophistication has always been amazing. Some diplomats and self-professed experts suggest that Hamas is now moderate, regardless of what Khaled Meshaal says...
November 17, 2012|Stephen SchwartzAmerican Thinker
What need be said of a professor at a large American university who declares that to be called an anti-Semite is "a sign of distinction" for an academic or an activist? That he is crudely and arrogantly heedless in his biased declamations? That the
October 14, 2012|Stephen SchwartzAmerican Thinker
Northeastern University in Boston has big ambitions. As a private and popular institution, with more than 20,000 students, it rose from a night school to a commuter college to a leading research facility in health, homeland security, and other...
October 05, 2012|Cinnamon StillwellFrontPage Magazine
In the wake of the al-Qaeda attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya on Sept. 11, 2012, the seizure of the American embassy in Cairo, Egypt, and the ensuing anti-American protests and riots throughout the Middle East—the latter ostensibly...
September 19, 2012|Cinnamon StillwellFrontPage Magazine
It was ten years ago this week, on September 18, 2002, that Campus Watch—a project of the Middle East Forum that reviews and critiques Middle East studies in North America with an aim to improving them—opened its doors. The response was...
September 18, 2012|Daniel PipesThe Corner (Blog of National Review Online)
Campus Watch, the Middle East Forum's project to critique Middle East studies in North America, opened its metaphorical doors on September 18, 2002, to a hysterical opposition from the academics that did much, thank you, to propel it to prominence...
September 12, 2012|Cinnamon Stillwell
What do Middle East studies professors do when they're not in the classroom? Write books? Engage in research? Advance important scholarship? Conduct outreach to students? In the case of two anti-Israel activist professors—Mark LeVine, University of
September 04, 2012|Daniel PipesNational Review Online
President Obama has thrown allies like Israel under the bus." That's what Mitt Romney, Republican candidate for president, said in the high-profile speech accepting his party's nomination last week, repeating a slang phrasefor sacrificing a friend...
September 03, 2012|Michael RubinCommentary Magazine
The Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) is a Muslim Brotherhood-inspired group which declares as its mission "to be an exemplary and unifying Islamic organization in North America" and to "advance the cause of Islam in North America." Well...