December 22, 2015|Cinnamon Stillwell and Adelle NazarianJihad Watch
In recent months, California campuses have been awash in conferences alleging an "assault on academic freedom" against those who "teach Palestine." In October, the University of California, Riverside hosted "Palestine, Israel and the Assault on...
December 18, 2015|Clemens HeniThe Algemeiner
[Ed.: Algemeiner title, "Columbia University Professor Popular in Germany for Hating Israel, Downplaying Holocaust."] Columbia University Iranian studies scholar Hamid Dabashi has become the darling of German academe. It's no coincidence that he
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 There is a certain class of academic for whom historical references to oil become a clarion call to rise up, denounce, and publish.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
December 15, 2015|Cinnamon StillwellFrontPage Magazine
The contemptible reaction of Middle East studies professors to the Charlie Hebdo and kosher market massacres in Paris earlier this year was repeated with the brutal ISIS attacks on Paris in November. The deaths of 130 people resulted not in...
December 11, 2015|Cinnamon StillwellAmerican Thinker
As Islamic terrorist attacks increase in the West, so, too, does the obfuscation of Middle East studies academia. By employing the predictable tropes of poverty, alienation, workplace violence, the need for gun control, bullying, "Islamophobia," and
November 14, 2015|Asaf RomirowskyYnetnews
Steven Salaita, whose anti-Zionist/Semitic tweets and uncivil rants cost him a position at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), used a recent appearance in Philadelphia to portray himself as a victim of the Zionist lobby. 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...
October 21, 2015|Cinnamon StillwellJihad Watch
Amid widespread and ongoing Islamist attacks against Christians in the Middle East, Rev. Dr. Naim Ateek, co-founder of the Sabeel Ecumenical Liberation Theology Center, informed an audience at Georgetown University that "the government of Israel" and
October 20, 2015|Michael RubinCommentary Magazine
Many Americans who have studied World War II are familiar with the Navajo code talkers recruited by the U.S. Marines during World War II in the Pacific theater to transmit information in Navajo, a language which the Japanese did not know and which...
October 14, 2015|Cinnamon StillwellFrontPage Magazine
Can an accurate analogy be drawn between American race relations and the Arab-Israeli conflict? UC Berkeley ethnic studies assistant professor Keith Feldman advocates this particular "special relationship" in his 2015 book, A Shadow over Palestine...