December 27, 2017|Andrew HarrodThe Algemeiner
If you haven't already, please click here to sign a petition calling for San Francisco State University (SFSU) to end its Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with An-Najah University in the West Bank. If you've already signed, please share the petition
December 21, 2017|Mitchell BardThe Algemeiner
[Text differs slightly from the Algemeiner's.] Israel studies are rarely centerstage at annual conferences of the Middle East Studies Association (MESA), but when they are, one can be certain they'll be the subject of criticism. Consequently, my
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
December 14, 2017|Andrew HarrodThe Algemeiner
[Text differs slightly from the Algemeiner's.] "Israel and the Zionist project are anachronisms; much like white South Africa was an anachronism," announced retired West Chester University professor Lawrence Davidson on November 17 in Washington...
December 04, 2017|Campus Watch
Middle East studies faculty at Georgetown University have a reputation as the most radical and intolerant in the United States. This critical survey of Georgetown University's programs and faculty of Middle East studies is intended to serve as a
December 01, 2017|Andrew HarrodThe Algemeiner
[Text differs slightly from the Algemeiner's.] Italian author and journalist Paola Caridi decried the sectarian "cruelty of Jerusalem," the "archetype of an anti-modern city," at the November 16 Georgetown University presentation of her new book,
November 17, 2017|Mara SchiffrenThe Algemeiner
[The title and text differs from the Algemeiner's.] According to George Washington University history professor Shira Robinson, Israel has "abandoned democracy" and is rapidly descending into a fascist state. Robinson recently delivered this dire...
November 08, 2017|Mitchell BardThe Algemeiner
While much attention is devoted to the politicization of Middle East studies on college campuses, biased perspectives on Western values, Israel, Islam and terrorism are also infiltrating K-12 education. The Committee for Accuracy in Middle East...
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...
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...