Writings by Topic: Government

Press Releases
Title Publication Date
U.S. House Approves Reporting on Foreign Funds to Universities; Includes Key MEF Priorities News from the Middle East ForumDecember 8, 2023
MEF Investigation Exposes Hamas Funders in America News from the Middle East ForumNovember 15, 2023
Congress Introduces MEF-Inspired Legislation Against Hamas and Campus Antisemitism News from the Middle East ForumNovember 3, 2023
Islamist Organizations Stripped from California Resolution - MEF Responsible News from the Middle East ForumAugust 31, 2023
Middle East Forum Exposes Qatari Efforts to Manipulate US Justice System News from the Middle East ForumAugust 25, 2023
MEF Calls for Federal Investigations into Iranian Regime Pistachio Proxies News from the Middle East ForumAugust 18, 2023
Giving Tuesday: World Vision Must Answer Terror Finance Questions News from the Middle East ForumNovember 26, 2018
Western Taxpayers Support "Islamic Relief" Despite Its Ties to Jihad News from the Middle East ForumJune 20, 2018
Articles by MEF Staff and Fellows
Title Publication Date
Iraqi Court's Decision Threatens to Undermine Kurdish Autonomy VOA NewsFebruary 22, 2024
Dynastic Succession Will Underscore the End of the Islamic Republic's Claim to Legitimacy Middle East Forum ObserverFebruary 16, 2024
Lebanon Must Be Freed from Hezbollah and Iran JNSFebruary 15, 2024
Western Europe's Hamas Networks Operate Openly Focus on Western IslamismFebruary 15, 2024
Did Qatar Buy Munich Security Conference as It Bought the 2022 World Cup? Focus on Western IslamismFebruary 13, 2024
Florida House Passes Bill Slamming Hamas-Linked CAIR JNSFebruary 11, 2024
The Spending in Erdogan's Secret Slush Fund Nearly Doubled in 2023 Nordic MonitorFebruary 8, 2024
Rule of Thuggery Prevails in Denmark American ThinkerJanuary 30, 2024
Alleged Qatar Spy Operation Said to Have Targeted GOP Lawmakers Opposed to Muslim Brotherhood Fox NewsJanuary 20, 2024
How Germany Facilitates Erdoğan's Influence Focus on Western IslamismJanuary 17, 2024
The Islamic Republic Wants a Referendum? Start in Iran Middle East Forum ObserverJanuary 17, 2024
Why Ministers' Continued Bickering over IDF Probe Could Hinder Likely War in North The Times of IsraelJanuary 13, 2024
NYC Mayor Eric Adams Panders to Pakistani Political Cult Focus on Western IslamismDecember 19, 2023
Israel Should Ignore Jake Sullivan Washington ExaminerDecember 15, 2023
Turkish Consulate in Canada Was Transformed into an Intelligence Hub, Secret Document Reveals Nordic MonitorDecember 14, 2023
Congress Investigates Tehran-Tied Princeton 'Academic' Focus on Western IslamismNovember 28, 2023
Professor Under Fire for Abandoning Kidnapped Princeton Scholars Iran InternationalNovember 26, 2023
Will Biden's New 'Islamophobia' Strategy Explain Why American Muslims Are So Islamophobic? PJ MediaNovember 2, 2023
Biden Administration Secretly Let in Thousands of Unvetted Migrants from 'Countries of National Security Concern' The New York PostOctober 30, 2023
Make Pro-Hamas Countries That Fund American Universities Fess Up National ReviewOctober 29, 2023
There Can Be No More Business as Usual with Qatar The Jewish PressOctober 27, 2023
Hamas-Loving Qatar Is 'Sport-Washing' Its Way to DC Respectability Human EventsOctober 24, 2023
Thousands of 'Special Interest Aliens' Posing Potential National Security Risks Entering via CBP One App Center for Immigration StudiesOctober 24, 2023
White House Hosts Hamas Fans Focus on Western IslamismOctober 22, 2023
Detained Mobster Exposes Turkey's No-Questions-Asked Policy on Money Laundering Nordic MonitorSeptember 28, 2023
New York State Funds Islamist Hatred of Jews, Christians, Promotes Enslaving Women and Children Focus on Western IslamismSeptember 27, 2023
Why Has the Islamic Relief Franchise Lost the Support of Western Governments? Focus on Western IslamismSeptember 25, 2023
Canceled: California Assembly Deletes Praise for Radical Islamist Groups Following MEF Campaign Focus on Western IslamismSeptember 13, 2023
H-1B Doctor's Jihadist Plot: How Well Do We Vet Visa Applicants? The New York PostAugust 28, 2023
Foreign Manipulation in Our Midst: Qatar and the Legal Gambit to Silence Americans Focus on Western IslamismAugust 25, 2023
Beverly Hills Lawmaker Asks City Council to Probe Antisemitic Qatari 'Terrorist Enabler' Jewish JournalAugust 18, 2023
Crocodile Tears from Jailed Muslim Brotherhood Cleric Earns Sympathy from Congress Focus on Western IslamismAugust 18, 2023
Turkey's Religious Arm Receives Fresh Capital to Advance Political Goals of Erdoğan Government Nordic MonitorAugust 10, 2023
Maryland Legislators Boast of Securing Taxpayer Funding for Hostile Turkish Regime Institution Focus on Western IslamismAugust 9, 2023
Congressmen Call for Investigation of Iranian Regime Control of Mosques in U.S. Focus on Western IslamismAugust 3, 2023
GOP Reps Raise Alarm Bells over Iran's Influence in American Mosques Fox NewsAugust 1, 2023
U.S. Taxpayers Donated $391K to Terrorist-Defending Imam's Two Organizations Focus on Western IslamismJuly 28, 2023
Erdogan's Most Eminent Men: Turkey's New Spymasters Gatestone InstituteJuly 21, 2023
Turkey's Aggressive Spying Campaign in Foreign Countries Persists without Signs of Abating Nordic MonitorJuly 20, 2023
Canada's 'Islamophobia' Witch Hunt Will Soon Come to an End Focus on Western IslamismJuly 12, 2023
Mass Immigration Puts France's Life at Risk The New York SunJuly 12, 2023
Mullah Appeaser Robert Malley Has a Classified Doc Problem Fox NewsJuly 4, 2023
The Highest-Ranking Muslim in the Biden Admin Is an Extremist Focus on Western IslamismJune 30, 2023
How a Strongman Rules: Erdoğan Sidelines Turkish Parliament Nordic MonitorJune 28, 2023
Former FBI Analyst Exposed America to Jihadists Creative Destruction MediaJune 28, 2023
CAIR's Convenient Amnesia about the Terrorist Watchlist Focus on Western IslamismJune 12, 2023
UK Gov: Islamism to Blame for 2017 Manchester Attack Focus on Western IslamismJune 8, 2023
Maryland Legislature Funds Pro-Iran Mosque Entangled in Terror Trials Focus on Western IslamismMay 26, 2023
Did the Voice of America Cave to Iran's 'Lobby'? Focus on Western IslamismMay 24, 2023
Germany's Culture Minister Hates Israel, Loves Iran Arutz ShevaMay 23, 2023
A Farrakhan Disciple Works for the Boston DA The American SpectatorMay 16, 2023
Los Angeles to Pay CAIR to Fight Deportations Focus on Western IslamismMay 8, 2023
Al Qaeda-Linked NJ Mayor Cries 'Islamophobia' after White House Snubbing Focus on Western IslamismMay 4, 2023
Federal Government Handed Almost $2 Million to Domestic Islamist Organizations in 2022 Focus on Western IslamismMay 3, 2023
Irvine Mayor Farrah Khan Courts Pakistani Terror Ambassador Focus on Western IslamismApril 20, 2023
Biden Staffs White House with Another Islamist Sympathizer Focus on Western IslamismApril 17, 2023
Islamic Call to Prayer Now Part of Minneapolis Soundscape Focus on Western IslamismApril 17, 2023
Erdoğan's Turkey Has Become a Conduit to Bust Iran Sanctions Nordic MonitorMarch 27, 2023
The IDF Must Not Be Politicized; Nasrallah Is Gloating JNSMarch 27, 2023
Turkish Corruption Palooza, Earthquake Edition Gatestone InstituteMarch 24, 2023
Austria's Radical Mosques: A Wake-Up Call for the West Focus on Western IslamismMarch 23, 2023
Phyllis Chesler: Israeli Protesters, Stop Tearing the Country Apart JNSMarch 21, 2023
America's First All-Muslim City Council Is Riddled with Antisemites JNSMarch 21, 2023
Proposed Massachusetts Law Would Join Mosque and State Focus on Western IslamismMarch 15, 2023
Muslim Brotherhood Infiltrates Official French Counter-Islamism Forum Focus on Western IslamismMarch 9, 2023
Illinois Mystery: Why is the Legislature Earmarking Funds for Hamas-Tied Mosque? Focus on Western IslamismMarch 6, 2023
State Dept. Report Ignores 2021 Policy Calamities, Bashes Israel The Investigative Project on TerrorismMarch 6, 2023
Earthquake Unveils Turkey's Many Ugly Faces Gatestone InstituteFebruary 24, 2023
Scotland's Probable Next Leader Has an Islamist Problem Focus on Western IslamismFebruary 23, 2023
Israel Prison Reforms Would End Cushy Conditions for Terrorists Fox NewsFebruary 20, 2023
U.S. Universities Compromised by Middle East Donations The StreamFebruary 20, 2023
Israel: Don't Give Your Enemies More Ammo! YnetFebruary 16, 2023
Turkish Intel Conducting PSYOPs to Save Erdoğan after Quake Nordic MonitorFebruary 16, 2023
UK Organizations Fundraise for Gazan Hamas Charity Run by Killers Focus on Western IslamismFebruary 15, 2023
MEF Investigation Reveals: Los Angeles Police Infiltrated by Pakistani Regime Loyalists Focus on Western IslamismFebruary 14, 2023
Erdoğan's Bad Governance Exacerbates Turkey Quake Disaster Nordic MonitorFebruary 11, 2023
EU Appoints New 'Islamophobia' Czar, Imperiling Free Speech Focus on Western IslamismFebruary 10, 2023
UK Government Report Ties Islamism to Violence; Echoes MEF Recommendations Focus on Western IslamismFebruary 10, 2023
Anger on Turkey's Streets Following Earthquake Tragedy The Toronto SunFebruary 8, 2023
Turkey Released Two-Thirds of ISIS Detainees, Sent over 1,000 ISIS Jihadists to Europe Nordic MonitorFebruary 6, 2023
USAID Boasts of Funding Antisemitic Charity in Gaza Linked to Designated Terrorist Organization Focus on Western IslamismFebruary 3, 2023
Erdoğan Turns Turkey's Foreign Ministry into his Personal Intelligence Arm Nordic MonitorFebruary 2, 2023
German City Freezes Relations with Iran Following Relentless Pressure The Jerusalem PostFebruary 2, 2023
Illinois Taxpayers Fund Jew Hatred and Black Separatism Focus on Western IslamismFebruary 2, 2023
Trudeau's Puzzling Choice to Combat 'Islamophobia The Toronto SunFebruary 1, 2023
Turkey Running Covert Ops in U.S., Canada, and Europe Nordic MonitorFebruary 1, 2023
Congressman Challenges USAID on Funding Jihadist-Tied Charity; MEF Uncovered Ties Focus on Western IslamismFebruary 1, 2023
For Israel to Win, the Justice System Must Be Reformed JNSJanuary 29, 2023
Likud MP Demands Inquiry into Germany's Foreign Ministry's Anti-Zionism The Jewish PressJanuary 29, 2023
Discrimination Against Christian Copts Is Egyptian State Policy Coptic SolidarityJanuary 26, 2023
The Empty Promise of 'Rigorous Security Vetting' in New Migrant Border-Crossing Program Center for Immigration StudiesJanuary 26, 2023
German MP Calls Foul on EU Refusal to Proscribe Iran's IRGC The Jerusalem PostJanuary 25, 2023
Turkey's Aggressive Spying Activities on German Soil Continue, Secret Document Reveals Nordic MonitorJanuary 16, 2023
Canada's Islamists Impede the Counterjihad While Seeking Taxpayer Monies Focus on Western IslamismJanuary 13, 2023
Austria Bungles Investigation of Muslim Brotherhood Focus on Western IslamismJanuary 13, 2023
Germany's Relationship with Iran Under Fire as Weak Link Against Regime Fox NewsJanuary 11, 2023
German Bureaucrat Trashes IDF Founder; Declared Antisemitic by Court The Jerusalem PostJanuary 9, 2023
Islamist in Georgia Falsely Portrays Herself as Cinderella Candidate Focus on Western IslamismJanuary 9, 2023
Another Reminder That White Supremacists Aren't the Only Threat to the Homeland National ReviewJanuary 8, 2023
Why Is Blinken Hiding Report on Global Terrorist Threats? National ReviewJanuary 3, 2023
Israel's Incoming Government Taps Former General as Defense Minister Defense NewsDecember 28, 2022
Tijuana's Mosque and the Open Road to California Center for Immigration StudiesNovember 30, 2022
London's Mayor Celebrates Notorious Islamist Group Focus on Western IslamismNovember 29, 2022
Erdoğan Government Hiding ISIS Activity in Turkey -- A Revolving Door Policy Nordic MonitorNovember 18, 2022
Will Tehran's 'Strategic Outpost' in Germany Finally Be Closed? Focus on Western IslamismNovember 18, 2022
Al Qaeda-Linked Lawyer Could Become Next Los Angeles City Attorney Focus on Western IslamismNovember 4, 2022
Turkish Officials Spy on Dissidents in U.S. Using DHS Website Nordic MonitorNovember 2, 2022
Waiting on CAIR's Explanation of San Diego 'Hate Crime Story' Focus on Western IslamismNovember 2, 2022
Is Erdoğan About to Get His Comeuppance? Gatestone InstituteNovember 1, 2022
Denmark Leads the West to Immigration Sanity The National InterestOctober 28, 2022
Record Number of Suspected Terrorists Crossed the U.S.–Mexico Border NewsweekOctober 28, 2022
Is This Immigrant Muslim Stronghold in Michigan America's Election Fraud Capital? Focus on Western IslamismOctober 25, 2022
A Conservative-Islamist Alliance; Part 4: The Right Inches Closer to Islamism Focus on Western IslamismOctober 25, 2022
A Conservative-Islamist Alliance; Part 3: Islamists Throw Off Their Progressivist Shackles Focus on Western IslamismOctober 25, 2022
A Conservative-Islamist Alliance; Part 2: The Changing Politics of American Islam Focus on Western IslamismOctober 25, 2022
Muslim Preacher Wants to Visit Attacker in Jail; San Diego District Attorney Says 'What Attack?' Focus on Western IslamismOctober 20, 2022
Will San Diego County Fund CAIR's Hate-Filled Fundraising Banquet? Focus on Western IslamismOctober 20, 2022
Did a Muslim Preacher in San Diego Stage a Hate Crime against Himself? Focus on Western IslamismOctober 16, 2022
Islamists Playing Central Role in Michigan's 'LGBTQ' Textbook Controversy Focus on Western IslamismOctober 14, 2022
Turkey's Antagonism of Greece Is Putting NATO to the Test 19FortyFiveOctober 9, 2022
Muqtada al-Sadr, Iraq's Dangerous Actor, Part II: Looking Ahead GISSeptember 29, 2022
FWI Investigation Sparks Congressional Inquiry into Oberlin Professor Mahallati Focus on Western IslamismSeptember 29, 2022
Palm Beach School Board Under Fire for Awards from Islamist Group Focus on Western IslamismSeptember 7, 2022
Congressional Candidates Withdraw from Event at Jihadist Mosque Focus on Western IslamismAugust 15, 2022
New Illinois College to Train Hardline Imams Focus on Western IslamismJuly 30, 2022
Congress Must End Funding of Islamist Groups Focus on Western IslamismJune 24, 2022
New York State Supports Hamas, Muzzles Anti-Islamist Reporter National ReviewApril 4, 2022
Western Governments Play a Key Role in Successful Honor Killing Escapes The Investigative Project on TerrorismFebruary 11, 2020
Complaints Arising from Executive Order on Antisemitism Expand as More Countries Adopt IHRA Definition. BDS and Antisemitism in K-12 Comes into Focus. Scholars for Peace in the Middle East (SPME)January 29, 2020
Quebec Moves to Ban the Burka and Hijab for Government Employees New Delhi TimesApril 8, 2019
The Challenge of Working at MEF News from the Middle East ForumDecember 30, 2018
Explaining the Trump Doctrine BESA Center PerspectivesDecember 18, 2018
US Defense Bill Could Force Al Jazeera to Register as Foreign Agent Jerusalem PostAugust 15, 2018
Can Keith Ellison Enforce the Law Without Bias? The American SpectatorJuly 26, 2018
Poland's Muslim Ban Washington TimesJuly 1, 2018
Audio, Video and Transcripts
Title Publication Date
Salvaging Our Universities in an Era of Intellectual Decadence Transformations 2023May 17, 2023
'All about Activism': Countering Foreign Influence in the West Transformations 2023May 16, 2023
MEF in the Media
Title Publication Date
Naveh Dromi: Women in Israeli Politics The Jerusalem Press ClubMarch 8, 2023
Webinars
Title Publication Date
Hannah Baldock: Have the UK's Pro-Jihadis Gone too Far? Middle East Forum WebinarNovember 27, 2023
Susannah Johnston: Locally and Nationally, Your Taxes Are Funding Pro-Hamas Islamists Middle East Forum WebinarOctober 11, 2023
David Rose on Revealing Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps' Activities in Britain Middle East Forum WebinarOctober 2, 2023
Eugene Volokh on Boycotts, Discrimination, and the First Amendment Middle East Forum WebinarAugust 25, 2023
Collin May: How the 'Islamophobia' Accusation Damaged Me Middle East Forum WebinarMay 5, 2023
Todd Bensman on Muslim Migrants on the U.S. Terror List Infiltrating the Southern U.S. Border Middle East Forum WebinarMarch 20, 2023
Benjamin Baird on the Future of Islamism in Politics in the United States Middle East Forum WebinarFebruary 6, 2023
Nicholas Damask: A College Professor's Victory Over CAIR Middle East Forum WebinarJanuary 6, 2023
Daniel Pipes, Cynthia Farahat, and Jonathan Schanzer: The Muslim Brotherhood, as Revealed in a New Book Middle East Forum WebinarNovember 18, 2022
Danielle Pletka: Is the Middle East Being 'Qatarized'? Middle East Forum WebinarOctober 28, 2022
Walter Russell Mead: Charting the History of the U.S.-Israel Relationship Middle East Forum WebinarOctober 21, 2022
Christopher Holton: Waging a Counter-Islamist Offensive in America Middle East Forum WebinarOctober 17, 2022
Susannah Johnston on the Decline of the Islamic Society of North America: An On-Site Report Middle East Forum WebinarOctober 7, 2022
Brigitte Gabriel on Living Under Islamism: A Personal Tale of Survival Middle East Forum WebinarSeptember 19, 2022
Clifford May: How Think Tanks Influence Policy in Washington, D.C. Middle East Forum WebinarJuly 25, 2022
Joseph Sabag: Fighting BDS, One State at a Time Middle East Forum WebinarJuly 22, 2022
Daniel Haqiqatjou: Why Islam Is the Solution to 'Liberalism' Middle East Forum WebinarMay 27, 2022
Robert Spencer: Are Non-Muslims Free to Criticize Islam? Middle East Forum WebinarMay 13, 2022
Kyle Shideler on Known Wolves: Federal Counterterrorism Slip-ups and the Need for State-Level Terrorism Laws Middle East Forum WebinarMarch 14, 2022
Clifford Smith: Erdoğan Promotes Turkey's Outreach to Global Islamists Middle East Forum WebinarMarch 7, 2022
Benjamin Weinthal on Germany's Increasing Support of the Iranian Regime Middle East Forum WebinarMarch 4, 2022