Writings by Topic: Public opinion polls

Press Releases
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MEF Poll Finds Israelis Massively Support Eliminating Hamas News from the Middle East ForumOctober 23, 2023
Articles by MEF Staff and Fellows
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Post 10/7 Looks a Lot Like Post 9/11, Only Worse Investigative Project on TerrorismMarch 15, 2024
Condescension and Virtue Signaling Don't Help Palestinians Middle East Forum ObserverMarch 11, 2024
Islamism Driving British Political Tumult and Violence, Politicians Warn Focus on Western IslamismMarch 7, 2024
UK Islamist 'Human Rights' Group CAGE Exploits Oct. 7. Focus on Western IslamismFebruary 18, 2024
Dynastic Succession Will Underscore the End of the Islamic Republic's Claim to Legitimacy Middle East Forum ObserverFebruary 16, 2024
Greeks' Opinion of Islam Falls with Influx of Muslim Migrants American ThinkerFebruary 7, 2024
Was the Dublin Riot a Watershed Moment? American ThinkerDecember 27, 2023
Who Is to Blame for the Anti-Semitism of Young Americans? The Epoch TimesDecember 22, 2023
Has Israel Really Changed? The Washington TimesOctober 25, 2023
Turkey: A Belated Farewell to Erdoğan? Gatestone InstituteMarch 30, 2023
Is Erdoğan About to Get His Comeuppance? Gatestone InstituteNovember 1, 2022
U.S. Muslims More 'Islamophobic' than General Public Focus on Western IslamismSeptember 12, 2022
CAIR Polls Itself, Revealing Its Failure to Unite Muslims Focus on Western IslamismJuly 8, 2022
Israelis Want Victory, Preferably without Paying the Price Israel HayomJune 8, 2021
4 in 10 Turks Are Strangers in Their Own Country BESA Center PerspectivesNovember 24, 2020
Paradoxical Turkey BESA Center PerspectivesJuly 30, 2020
Can Palestinian Despair Lead to End of Conflict? JNSJune 25, 2020
Israeli Arabs Say No to Palestine The Jerusalem PostFebruary 4, 2020
Tectonic Shifts in Attitudes toward Israel The Washington TimesDecember 27, 2018
Israelis Want Victory The Jerusalem PostJuly 11, 2017
Face it America, Turkey's Just Not That into You The Gatestone InstituteJune 21, 2015
Face Reality: Many Muslims Support ISIS The Toronto SunJune 16, 2015
His Majesty's Human Farm Hürriyet Daily NewsFebruary 11, 2015
The Few Brave Men of Turkey The Gatestone InstituteOctober 4, 2014
How Church Attendance Affects American Attitudes toward Israel Israel HayomAugust 5, 2014
Don't Blame the People for Iranian Intransigence The Jerusalem PostMay 20, 2014
Obama's Hollow Promises Abroad The Washington TimesFebruary 12, 2014
Education by Murder in Boston The Washington TimesApril 24, 2013
Accepting Israel as the Jewish State[: Public Opinion in Four Arab Countries] National Review OnlineMay 11, 2010
Some Common Sense in Egypt and Saudi Arabia Jerusalem PostDecember 23, 2009
Arabs, Israelis, and Underdogs FrontPageMagazine.comApril 1, 2009
Counting Islamists Jerusalem PostOctober 8, 2008
Waning Support for Suicide-Attacks in the Muslim World? FrontPageMagazine.comAugust 13, 2007
Op Eds Now More Central in War than Bullets New York SunOctober 17, 2006
Trouble in Londonistan New York SunJuly 11, 2006
[Pew Poll on] How Muslims Think New York SunJune 27, 2006
British Opinion Surveys from an Islamist Hell FrontPageMagazine.comJuly 25, 2005
Polls, Palestinians and the Path to Peace New York PostFebruary 18, 2003
What Will Arabs Do For Peace? New York PostJuly 26, 2000
Tax dollars to Syria? Washington TimesJanuary 26, 2000
A view of US Jews Jerusalem PostSeptember 28, 1999
Listen Up, Mideast Peaceniks! New York PostJanuary 14, 1998
Polls Together, Polls Apart ForwardOctober 17, 1997
As Mideast Peace Falters, Whom do Americans Blame? New York PostOctober 2, 1997
U.S. Troops in the Golan Heights? Washington TimesNovember 15, 1994
Articles in Middle East Quarterly
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Americans' Shifting Views on the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict Middle East QuarterlyFall 2021
The Sudanese Battle for American Opinion Middle East QuarterlyMarch 1998
Opinion Poll: Americans Down on the Palestinian Authority Middle East QuarterlySeptember 1997
The Levant: Yes to Treaties, No to Normalization Middle East QuarterlyJune 1995
Opinion Poll: American Troops on the Golan Heights? Middle East QuarterlyMarch 1995
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Public Opinion and International Intervention: Lessons from the Iraq War. Middle East QuarterlySummer 2014
The World through Arab Eyes: Arab Public Opinion and the Reshaping of the Middle East Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2014
Audio, Video and Transcripts
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New Middle East Polling Data MEF WireAugust 13, 2009
Middle East Forum Blog
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No News in Republican and Democratic Views of Israel National Review OnlineJanuary 31, 2018
Two Opposing Views of the Islamist Threat National Review OnlineAugust 26, 2016
Justice for Palestine August 16, 2010
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Eytan Gilboa on Trends in U.S. Public Opinion toward Israel Middle East Forum WebinarJune 18, 2021