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Middle East studies in the News from 2004

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National Review on Mahmood Mamdani's review essay in Foreign Affairs
December 31, 2004 - National Review

Demand for Arabic Language Education Rises in United States
by Najwa Saad, December 31, 2004 - Washington File

(Michael) Moore Award (for moral equivalence in the war on terror) Winner Runner-up 2004
by Andrew Sullivan, December 30, 2004 -

The Suicide of Shahid Alam
by Michael Young, December 30, 2004 - Reason

A Frenchman Fries Middle East studies in the U.S.
by Michael Young, December 29, 2004 - Reason

Civil Liberties Official Defends Columbia Professors
by Jacob Gershman, December 28, 2004 - New York Sun

Telling It Lke It Is, There Is More To Be Explored In Columbia University's Middle East Studies Than Israel
by Nat Hentoff, December 28, 2004 - Village Voice

Politics is Death to American Mideast Studies
by Giles Kepel, December 23, 2004 - Financial Times

Hugh Fitzgerald on Tariq Ramadan
by Hugh Fitzgerald, December 23, 2004 -

The Fish-in-a-Barrel Left
by Catherine Seipp, December 23, 2004 - National Review Online

Frère Tarik chez Tintin…ou le sacre d'un faux dévot…
by Pascal Hubrecht, December 23, 2004 - Primo Europe

Number of students studying Arabic falls short of need
by Harry Levins, December 22, 2004 - St. Louis Post-Dispatch

My Fight Against American Phantoms
by Tariq Ramadan, December 21, 2004 - Los Angeles Times

NYCLU Defends Academic Freedom At Columbia University
by New York Civil Liberties Union, December 20, 2004 -

Muslim Academic Resigns from US University
by Polly Curtis, December 17, 2004 -

Whose Academic Freedom?
by Nat Hentoff, December 17, 2004 - Village Voice

Students Say Columbia U. Panel Biased
by Jacob Gershman, December 16, 2004 - New York Sun

Muslim Scholar Ends Fight for Visa
by Manya A. Brachear, December 15, 2004 - Chicago Tribune

Muslim Scholar Quits Post at U. of Notre Dame That U.S. Prevented Him From Taking
by Aisha Labi, December 15, 2004 - Chronicle of Higher Education

For the Record: My Exchange with Mark LeVine
by Robert Spencer, December 15, 2004 -

Columbia's Latest
December 15, 2004 - New York Sun

Lacking Visa, Islamic Scholar Resigns Post at Notre Dame
by Peter Slevin, December 15, 2004 - Washington Post

Juan Cole is Pond Scum
by Jeff Jarvis, December 14, 2004 -

At Columbia, Intimidation Probe Sparks a Debate Over Free Speech
by Rachel Pomerance, December 14, 2004 - JTA

Islamic Scholar Whose Visa Upheld to Give Up Notre Dame Post
December 14, 2004 - Muslim American Society (MAS)

Dear Mr. Spencer: About Those Things You Said About Me
by Mark LeVine, December 13, 2004 - History News Network

Mark LeVine Does Not Blame Only the West
by Robert Spencer, December 13, 2004 -

Hugh Fitzgerald on Mark LeVine
by Hugh Fitzgerald, December 13, 2004 -

Kommissar Cole
by Tony Badran, December 12, 2004 - Across the Bay

Why Is This Man Banned?
by Mark LeVine, December 12, 2004 - Los Angeles Times

Demand for Linguists Far Outweighs Supply
by Harry Levins, December 12, 2004 - St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Joseph and his Amazing Technicolor Dream
by Tony Badran, December 10, 2004 - Across the Bay

Committee Addresses, Causes Conflict
by Megan Greenwell, December 10, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Panel Decries Threats to Academic Freedom
by Liz Fink, December 10, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Public Servant Profs Should be Valued, Not Scorned
by Carlos Ramos-Mrosovsky, December 10, 2004 - Daily Princetonian

Doran One of Best in NES Department at Princeton
by Sam Spector, December 10, 2004 - Daily Princetonian

The Bollinger Committee
December 10, 2004 - New York Sun

Council Member Calls for Independent Investigation
by Jacob Gershman, December 10, 2004 - New York Sun

Defendant Tells of His Role in Edict Urging Killing of Jews
by Julia Preston, December 10, 2004 - New York Times

Committee To Address MEALAC Controversy
by Liz Fink, December 9, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Less Than Reassuring Words at Columbia University
by Ralph Seliger, December 9, 2004 - Forward

Columbia Send Wrong Message
by Richard Schwartz, December 9, 2004 - New York Daily News

Columbia Taps Lawyer to Probe Anti-Semitism
by Douglas Feiden, December 9, 2004 - New York Daily News

'Inadequate' Grievance Policies Cited
by Jacob Gershman, December 9, 2004 - New York Sun

Convening of Ad Hoc Faculty Committee
by Lee C. Bollinger and Alan Brinkley, December 8, 2004

Students Speak Up to Defend MEALAC
by Liz Fink, December 8, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

NES Department Faces Warring Factions
by Chanakya Sethi, December 8, 2004 - Daily Princetonian

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffNo Exceptions in Academe
by Winfield Myers, December 8, 2004 - Democracy Project

Harvard Seeks Mideast Specialists
by Kevin J. Feeney, December 8, 2004 - Harvard Crimson

Columbia to Review Anti-Semitism Charges
by Uriel Heilman, December 8, 2004 - Jerusalem Post

Abrams Is Tapped For Investigation At Columbia U.
by Jacob Gershman, December 8, 2004 - New York Sun

A New Free Speech Movement, Starting With Alumni
by Ronald S. Lauder, December 8, 2004 - New York Sun

Mark Levine: Noam Chomsky as Rock Star
by Robert Spencer, December 7, 2004 -

'Genocide' Big Word at London Anti-Israel Academic Conference
by Atarah Haber, December 7, 2004 - Jerusalem Post

MESA Lunacy Continues
December 7, 2004 - Striding Lion

Should this Man Come to the U.S.?
by Jay Tolson, December 6, 2004 - US News & World Report

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffRamadan Refutes Allegations
December 6, 2004 - US News & World Report

Failure's Not an Option
by Richard Schwartz, December 5, 2004 - New York Daily News

Israel Boycott Row hits College, University Attacked for 'anti-Israel' Conference
by Polly Curtis, December 4, 2004 - The Guardian

Misfit at the Mosque
by Yoav Stern, December 3, 2004 - Haaretz

On the MESA conference in San Francisco
by Hala Fattah, December 3, 2004 - History News Network

At Columbia, the Ivory Tower is Under Siege
by Kanishk Tharoor, December 3, 2004 - Yale Daily News

Call for NELC Modernization is Shortsighted
by Josh Goodman, December 3, 2004 - Yale Herald

Columbia University bias affair heats up
by Shira Schoenberg, December 2, 2004 - The Jewish Advocate

Semites and anti-Semites, That is the Question
by Joseph Massad, December 9-15, 2004 - Al-Ahram

Five Questions for Joseph Massad
by Robert "KC" Johnson, November 30, 2004 - History News Network

Prosecutors Challenge Credibility of Translator
by Julia Preston, November 30, 2004 - New York Times

No Re-Cole-lection
by Tony Badran, November 28, 2004 - Across the Bay

Columbia Vows Swift Action on Anti-Israel Professors
by Shlomo Shamir, November 26, 2004 - Haaretz

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffJuan Cole Jogs My MEMRI
by Martin Kramer, November 25, 2004 -

Information: The Cure For "Poison Ivy"
by Julia Kite, November 24, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Middle East Scholars Voice Concerns About U.S.
by Josh Gerstein, November 24, 2004 - New York Sun

Students rip Columbia 'Zionists'
by Douglas Feiden, November 23, 2004 - New York Daily News

Students to Protest Inquiry of Faculty
by Jacob Gershman, November 23, 2004 - New York Sun

Registration Unmoved By Unbecoming Film
by Emily Baneman, November 22, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Professor Fearful of Attack
by Jacob Gershman, November 22, 2004 - New York Sun

It's Time to Bring Some Intellectual Diversity to America's Colleges and Universities
November 22, 2004 - Wall Street Journal

Mideast Views Hard to Discern
by Shuan McElhenny, November 22, 2004 - Washington Square News

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffGullible MESAn Walked the "Arab Street."
by Martin Kramer, November 21, 2004 -

Climate of hate rocks Columbia University
by Douglas Feiden, November 21, 2004 - New York Daily News

Jewish Studies Classes Attract Diverse Group
by Ethan Pack, November 19, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Meeting to address possible suspension of Islamic studies graduate program
by Jennifer Mishory, November 19, 2004 - Daily Bruin

Academic Freedom Must Be Preserved
by Arthur Hertzberg, November 19, 2004 - Jewish Week

Columbia Prepared to Protect Students from Anti-Israel Bias
by Jacob Gershman, November 17, 2004 - New York Sun

In Defense of The David Project
by Charles Jacobs and Avi Goldwasser, November 16, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

In the Name of Academic Freedom
by Bari Weiss, November 16, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Harassment of Jewish Students on Campus on the Rise Since 9/11, U.S. Aide Asserts
by Eli Lake, November 15, 2004 - New York Sun

Scholarly Eye On Israel
by Gabrielle Birkner, November 12, 2004 - Jewish Week

Columbia Probe Eyed By Council
by Jacob Gershman, November 12, 2004 - New York Sun

The mirage of modern Middle East study at Yale
by Ali Frick, November 12, 2004 - Yale Herald

NYU reflects on Columbia bias probe
by Barbara Leonard, November 11, 2004 - Washington Square News

Bias in the classroom
November 11, 2004 - Washington Square News

Bollinger must fulfill his promise to investigate.
November 8, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Classroom freedom is for teachers and students
by Sheryl McCarthy, November 8, 2004 - Newsday

Anti-Zionism rages at Columbia
by Molly Schranz, November 5, 2004 - Chicago Maroon

Columbia University Launches Probe Into Bias Claims
by Eric J. Greenberg, November 5, 2004 - Forward

Unnecessary verbal force: Columbia professor's anti-Israeli remarks cross line
November 5, 2004 - Indiana Daily Student

Pressure to dismiss Columbia U Prof Joseph Massad
by Committee on Academic Freedom on the Middle East and North Africa, November 5, 2004 - Middle East Studies Association

MEALAC Movie Premiers for 400
by Megan Greenwell, November 4, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Statement in Response to the Intimidation of Columbia University
by Joseph Massad, November 4, 2004 - Columbia University

Columbia's Anti-Semitism Problem
November 4, 2004 - Harvard Crimson

'Witch-Hunt' Laid to 'Pro-Israel Groups'
by Jacob Gershman, November 4, 2004 - New York Sun

MEALAC Profs: It's Time to Talk
by Sara Sebrow, November 3, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Rebutting a "Misguided Political Project"
by George Saliba, November 3, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Committee Investigating Bias May Have Known About Intolerance
by Jacob Gershman, November 2, 2004 - New York Sun

Assembling Pieces of the Islam Puzzle
by Elizabeth Mehren, November 1, 2004 - Los Angeles Times

Intimidating Columbia University
by Joseph Massad, November 4-10, 2004 - Al-Ahram

Bernard Lewis Revisited
by Michael Hirsh, November 2004 - Washington Monthly

Columbia professor faces probe on anti-Israel remarks
by Amiram Barkat, October 31, 2004 - Ha'aretz

Columbia to check anti-Israel bias charge
by Uriel Heilman, October 31, 2004 - Jerusalem Post

CSID 2004 Community Iftaar Dinner and Program on the Image of Islam
by Layla Sein, October 29, 2004 - Center for the Study of Islam and Democracy

A Marketplace of Ideas?
October 29, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Jewish Students Accuse Columbia University of Bias
by Eric J. Greenberg, October 29, 2004 - Forward

Columbia to investigate charges of anti-Jewish intimidation by Arab professors
October 29, 2004 - Israel Insider

Controversial Film Roils Columbia
by Liel Leibovitz, October 29, 2004 - Jewish Week

Bias Festered 'For Years,' Professor Says
by Jacob Gershman, October 29, 2004 - New York Sun

Columbia to Check Reports of Anti-Jewish Harassment
by Sam Dillon, October 29, 2004 - New York Times

University to Investigate Claims of Bias
by Megan Greenwell, October 28, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Call Columbia a poisoned Ivy
by Douglas Feiden, October 28, 2004 - New York Daily News

Depths of bigotry at Columbia
October 28, 2004 - New York Daily News

Bollinger to Probe Bias on Campus
by Jacob Gershman, October 28, 2004 - New York Sun

U.S. Lawmaker Urges Columbia U. to Fire Critic of Israel
by Jennifer Jacobson, October 27, 2004 - Chronicle of Higher Education

Film Accuses MEALAC Professors of Anti-Semitism
by Megan Greenwell, October 27, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Statement from Lee C. Bollinger on the David Project Film
by Lee C. Bollinger, October 27, 2004 - Columbia University

Anti-Israel Professor Is Defended
by Jacob Gershman, October 26, 2004 - New York Sun

Bollinger's Blindness
October 22, 2004 - New York Sun

Columbia Abuzz Over Underground Film
by Jacob Gershman, October 20, 2004 - New York Sun

Caroline Fourest on Tariq Ramadan
by John Rosenthal, October 20, 2004 - Transatlantic Intelligencer

Caroline Fourest on Tariq Ramadan: the Evidence
by John Rosenthal, October 20, 2004 - Transatlantic Intelligencer

New interest in Near-East spurs growth in Arabic classes
by Halley Griffin, October 19, 2004 - Daily University of Washington

Mayo builds on $25 million gift from sheikh
by David Shaffer, October 19, 2004 - Star Tribune

Arabic language enrollment surges at Tufts post-Sept. 11
by Taleen Babayan, October 19, 2004 - Tufts Daily

Rhetoric & Reform
by Rep. Peter Hoekstra, October 18, 2004 - National Review

The Language Gap
by Lee Smith, October 4, 2004 - Slate

Colleges struggle to meet post-9/11 demand for Arabic language classes
by Kelly Heyboer, October 3, 2004 - Star-Ledger

Arab program raises cultural sensitivity
by Oscar Abello, October 1, 2004 - Villanovan

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffDuke Feminist Gives Thumbs Up To Taliban
by Cinnamon Stillwell, September 27, 2004 - FrontPage Magazine

Tariq Ramadan : American and European Scholars Respond
September 23, 2004

Muslim scholar barred from US preaches tolerance
by Jane Lampman, September 21, 2004 - Christian Science Monitor

Taking Liberties
by David Cole, September 17, 2004 - CBS News

Groups Decry Muslim Scholar's Visa Denial
by Associated Press, September 17, 2004 - New York Times

Why the Tariq Ramadan Controversy Matters
by Stephen Schwartz, September 16, 2004 - Tech Central Station

A federal war on academic freedom
September 14, 2004 - Daily Texan

Fear and Learning
by Mehammed Mack, September 13, 2004 - Daily Californian

Funding provides new outlook
by Slma Shelbayah, September 8, 2004 - GSU Signal

Conspiracy Gains Traction
by Eli Lake, September 8, 2004 - New York Sun

A Blow to Academics
by Louise Cainkar, September 8, 2004 - Washington Post

Tariq Ramadan
by Fouad Ajami, September 7, 2004 - Wall Street Journal

A Visa Revoked
September 7, 2004 - Washington Post

Mole or savior?
by Arnaud de Borchgrave, September 7, 2004 - Washington Times

40th Convention of the Islamic Society of North America [John Esposito recognized as the "Abu Taleb of Islam"]
September 6, 2004 - American Muslim Perspective

Bush administration should welcome Muslim scholar
by Paul Donnelly, September 6, 2004 - Journal Gazette

Der Doppelagent
by Von Jörg Lau, September 6, 2004 - ZEIT

University should judge scholar's teachings
by Roger W. Bowen, General secretary, American Association of University Professors, September 5, 2004 - Chicago Tribune

Why exclude a Muslim voice?
by Diana L. Eck, September 4, 2004 - Boston Globe

Ashcroft's Missteps Mount
September 3, 2004 - Los Angeles Times

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffOutrageous and groundless plea for Tariq Ramadan
by Olivier Guitta, September 1, 2004 - American Thinker

Too Scary for the Classroom?
by Tariq Ramadan, September 1, 2004 - New York Times

Muslim scholar could still reach the Notre Dame campus
by Janelle Hall, September 1, 2004 - NewsCenter16

Tariq Ramadan
by Tariq Ramadan, August 30, 2004 - Globe and Mail

The Middle East Studies Association's letter in support of Tariq Ramadan
August 30, 2004 - MESA Newsletter

The Fighting Irish Lose an Islamist Professor, or Did They?
by Lee Kaplan, August 29, 2004 -

The Ban on a Muslim Scholar
by Paul Donnelly, August 28, 2004 - Washington Post

Columbia's Funder
August 27, 2004 - New York Sun

A Muslim scholar who had accepted a position at the University of Notre Dame had his visa revoked earlier this month at the request of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
by Scott Smallwood, August 25, 2004 - Associated Press

US Criticized Over Denying Access To Key Muslim Scholar
August 25, 2004 -

Decision prohibits Muslim scholar from teaching at Notre Dame
by Claire Heininger, August 25, 2004 - Observer

U.S. revokes visa for Muslim scholar
by Tom Coyne, August 24, 2004 - Associated Press

Confused Islamic Apologetics
by Andrew G. Bostom, August 10, 2004 - FrontPage Magazine

The real Wahhab
by John Kearney, August 8, 2004 - Boston Globe

Beirut finds itself the new hot spot for learning Arabic
by Hannah Wettig, August 5, 2004 - Daily Star (Lebanon)

Language learning in fast forward
by Josh Lustig, August 5, 2004 - Diamondback Online

Columbia Takes What Harvard Shuns
by Jacob Gershman, August 5, 2004 - New York Sun

What the UAE Bought [on Rashid Khalidi]
by Editorial, August 5, 2004 - New York Sun

Harvard's Example
August 3, 2004 - New York Sun

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffBalance your syllabus, with a Kramer supplement.
by Martin Kramer, Summer 2004 -

The dissenting Muslim
by Judd Handler, August 2004 - San Diego Jewish Journal

Book on Islam in today's world wins distinguished prize for Ernst
July 31, 2004 - Outer Banks Sentinel

Harvard Returns Gift to Arab President
by Stephen M. Marks, July 30, 2004 - Harvard Crimson

Harvard Returns $2.5-Million Gift to Persian Gulf Leader After a Year's Criticism
by Erin Strout, July 29, 2004 - Chronicle of Higher Education

Controversial Islamic Scholar Coming to America
by Eva Cahen, July 29, 2004 -

Campaign against Harvard gift ends in victory for Tennessee girl
by Rachel Pomerance, July 29, 2004 - JTA

9/11: A Failure of Academia
by Walid Phares, July 28, 2004 - FrontPage Magazine

Harvard returns grant to UAE center
by Melissa Radler, July 28, 2004 - Jerusalem Post

Harvard to return gift from United Arab Emirates president
by Associated Press, July 27, 2004 - Boston Herald

Harvard Will Refund Sheik's $2.5 Million Gift
by Alan Cooperman, July 27, 2004 - Washington Post

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffThe U.S. Government and CSID
by Abd al Haqq, July 20, 2004 - Campus

The NY Times Slithers Through Its Own Muck
by Richard Davis, July 16, 2004 - American Daily

Sharansky to students: Speak out
by Jenny Hazan, July 12, 2004 - Jerusalem Post

Arabic Language A Tough Assignment
by Amy Argetsinger, July 3, 2004 - Washington Post

Question Authority
by Lee Smith, July 1, 2004 - Slate

Government Attacks on Area Specialists Called Disservice to U.S. Middle East Policy
by Leslie Evans, June 29, 2004 - UCLA International Institute

Arabic is the word for a new career
by Damien Henderson, June 28, 2004 - Herald

The Catholic Theological Union And The Limits Of Understanding
by William A. Mayer & Beila Rabinowitz, June 28, 2004 -

Progressive Kuwaiti Author On 'The Favor Western Orientalists Did Muslims'
by Ahmad Al-Baghdadi, June 22, 2004 - MEMRI

A progress report on the war on campus
by Mitchell G. Bard, June 20, 2004 - Israel Insider

Seminary Head Regrets Prof's Seemingly Anti-Semitic Remarks
by Jim Brown, June 18, 2004 - AgapePress

Fawaz Damra trial ends abruptly
by Marilyn H. Karfeld, June 17, 2004 - Cleveland Jewish News

A Critique of Bernard Lewis
by Hugh Fitzgerald, June 17, 2004 -

After Sputnik, It Was Russian; After 9/11, Should It Be Arabic?
by Samuel G. Freedman, June 16, 2004 - New York Times

Bin Laden cannot be named in Damra trial
by John Caniglia, June 15, 2004 - Plain Dealer

Turkish Prime Minister: Expression Of Islamic Terrorism Unacceptable
June 13, 2004 - Anadolu Agency

After Jewish outcry, scholar bows out of testifying for imam
by Geneive Abdo and Laurie Cohen, June 13, 2004 - Chicago Tribune

My Adventures in Arabic
by Philip Anthony Tinari, June 11, 2004 - Chronicle of Higher Education

Damra didn't promote violence, defense expert says at hearing
by John Caniglia, June 8, 2004 - Plain Dealer

Sullying the Ivory Towers
by Glen Feder, June 2, 2004 - FrontPage Magazine

Islamic study rises a level at DePaul
by Geneive Abdo, June 1, 2004 - Chicago Tribune

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffColumbia Plans A Professorship In Israel Studies
by Jacob Gershman, June 1, 2004 - New York Sun

Misreading 'The Arab Mind'
by Emran Qureshi, May 30, 2004 - Boston Globe

Imperial mementos
by Joseph Massad, May 26, 2004 - Al-Ahram

UC Lecturer's ‘Intifada' Comment Brings Death Threats
by Jakob Schiller, May 25, 2004 - Berkeley Daily Planet

Moderate Islam should not be ignored
by Ilan Benjamin and Tammi Rossman-Benjamin, May 23, 2004 - Santa Cruz Sentinel

University celebrity returns, promotes book
by Isaac Wolf, May 21, 2004 - Chicago Maroon

Faculty hold the key to improving Israel's image on campus
by Rachel Pomerance, May 19, 2004 - JTA

UTC first class on Islamic religion helps fill void in curriculum
by Yolanda Putman, May 17, 2004 - Chattanooga Times Free Press

An Advisory Board to Be Wary Of
by Robert Scholes, May 14, 2004 - Chronicle of Higher Education

Manhattanville Project
by Lee C. Bollinger, May 14, 2004 - Columbia Alumni Listserv

Free to Say What?
by Paula Sutter Fichtner, May 13, 2004 - New York Sun

Commotion on campus
by Ben-Dror Yemini, May 7, 2004 - Maariv

Q&A with Lee Bollinger
May 7, 2004 - New York Daily News

Columbia's test
May 7, 2004 - New York Daily News

Questions and Answers with Carl Ernst on the Bashrahil Prize for Outstanding Cultural Achievement in the Humanities awarded for Following Muhammad: Rethinking Islam in the Contemporary World (UNC Press, 2003)
May 7, 2004 - UNC Press

Saudi halo over US academia
by Sandhya Jain, May 4, 2004 - Pioneer

Columbia: Weak Link in the War on Terror
by Sean Grindlay, May 3, 2004 -

De Genova Incident, Letter From House Spark Academic Freedom Committee
by Kathy Gilsinan, May 3, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Look who's teaching Johnny about Islam
by Paul Sperry, May 3, 2004 -

What country is this again?
by Carl Densing, May 2004 - California Patriot

Rebalancing the Middle East
by Ariel Beery, April 30, 2004 - Israel Insider

JCU Opens Bediuzzaman Said Nursi Chair in Islamic Studies
by Ali H. Aslan, April 30, 2004 - Zaman (Turkish daily newspaper)

The Left Hijacks Indian History
by David Yeagley, April 28, 2004 - FrontPage Magazine

An Ancient Attitude on the Near East
by Hebah M. Ismail, April 27, 2004 - Harvard Crimson

Anti-Soliman is not the same thing as anti-Islam
by Abdelilah Bouasria, April 26, 2004 - Eagle (American University)

Trying to Bridge A Great Divide
by Nicholas Le Quesne, April 24, 2004 - Time Magazine

Fund Helps Persecuted Scholars Reach Safe Havens
by Nathaniel Popper, April 23, 2004 - Forward

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffTainted Money For Columbia
by Ariel Beery and Rachel Fish, April 23, 2004 - Jewish Week

Educators can take the mystery out of the Middle East
by Ellen Mansoor Collier, April 22, 2004 - Daily Star (Lebanon)

Soliman is a valuable chaplain
by Tahir Jamil and Riazul Raquib, April 22, 2004 - Eagle (American University)

Le Double Jeu de L'Arabie Saoudite
by Isabelle Tahar Miller, April 22, 2004 -

Students' exposure to Islam varies
by Martha Woodall, April 22, 2004 - Philadelphia Inquirer

Donation boosts Islamic studies
by Andrew Gay, April 22, 2004 - Stanford Daily

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffTitle VI: A Majority for Defunding
by Martin Kramer, April 21, 2004 -

'Outlandish' passage cut after natives complain
by Adrian Humphreys, April 20, 2004 - National Post

Casting Mideast Violence in Another Light
by Chris Hedges, April 20, 2004 - New York Times

Hatem Bazian - Personal Story
by The O'Reilly Factor, April 19, 2004 - Fox News Network

Textbook on Arabs removes blunder
by George Archibald, April 16, 2004 - Washington Times

Action Alert: Defend Free Speech Stop the Attacks on Dr. Hatem Bazian!
April 15, 2004 - A.N.S.W.E.R.

Chaplain: no ties to anti-Semitic books
by David Hodges, April 15, 2004 - Eagle (American University)

Recommended by Campus Watch Staff American Intifada
by Alan D. Miller, April 15, 2004 -

Enforcing Accountability
by Jamie Weinstein, April 12, 2004 - Cornell Review

Spencer Makes the Enemies' List at Colgate University [on Robert Spencer and Omid Safi]
by Robert Spencer, April 11, 2004 - Dhimmi Watch

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffBoycotting Israel at NYU
by Zachary Lockman, April 9, 2004 - New York Sun

Boycotting Israel at NYU
by David Mclaughlin, April 9, 2004 - New York Sun

Prof. Fired Over Pro-Israel Views
April 8, 2004 - Arutz 7

The Gray Lady Whitewashes Black Muslims
by Richard Carlson, April 8, 2004 - FrontPage Magazine

Sultan of Oman professorship chair opened at Harvard varsity
April 8, 2004 - Times of Oman

Cal State seeks to offer Islamic center
by Marisa Agha, April 7, 2004 - Inland Southern California

The Saudi Fifth Column On Our Nation's Campuses
by Lee Kaplan, April 5, 2004 - FrontPage Magazine

The battle on America's campuses
by Nathan Guttman, April 4, 2004 - Ha'aretz

Professor Lockman and NYU Provost respond to "Boycotting Israel at NYU?"
April 2, 2004 - E-mail Letter and Responses

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffBoycott Exposure
by Stanley Kurtz, April 1, 2004 - National Review

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffBoycotting Israel at NYU?
by Martin Kramer, March 31, 2004 -

Columbia Lists Said Donors
by Jacob Gershman, March 29, 2004 - New York Sun

College snags Fulbright prof to help start Mideast minor
by Linda Lutton, March 28, 2004 - Daily Southtown

Big Brother Lurks in Higher Education Bill
by J. Shawn Landres, March 26, 2004 - Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles

Middle East Studies in an election year
by Leonard Binder, March 22, 2004 - MESA Listserv

Academic reflects on US foreign policy
by Christian Henderson, March 19, 2004 - Daily Star (Lebanon)

Textbooks for Jihad
by Lee Kaplan, March 19, 2004 - FrontPage Magazine

Terrorism 101
by Carrie Schwantner, March 18, 2004 - University Press (Florida Atlantic University)

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffTitle VI: Turn on the Defogger
by Martin Kramer, March 17, 2004 -

UCLA Middle East Profs question Israeli Spokesman
by Norm Abrams, James L. Gelvin, Michael D. Cooperson, Ambassador Alan Baker, March 17, 2004 - UCLA Faculty

Warping Middle East Judgments (continued)
by Steven Heydemann, March 16, 2004 - H-Mideast-Politics

Columbia University Delegation Tours Eastern Province
by Aramco ExPats' Staff, March 15, 2004 - AramcoExPats

Warping Mideast judgments
by Steven Heydemann, March 14, 2004 - Chicago Tribune

Defining 'Jihad' More Complex Than Checking Webster's
by Jerry Markon, March 14, 2004 - Washington Post

IU's Biased Prof Steps Aside
by Steve Hinnefeld, March 12, 2004 - Herald-Times (Bloomington, Indiana)

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffThe Urgent Need to Study Islamic Anti-Semitism
by Neil J. Kressel, March 12, 2004 - Chronicle of Higher Education

Groups Back Bill To Monitor Universities
by Ori Nir, March 12, 2004 - Forward

Speaking in 'approved' tongues
by Kimberly Chase, March 11, 2004 - Christian Science Monitor

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffBernard Lewis and MESA's Shame
by Martin Kramer, March 9, 2004 -

Oversight bill dismays UW international studies unit
by Sharon Pian Chan, March 8, 2004 - Seattle Times

A Big Brother Plan to Monitor Middle East Studies
by Juan Cole, March 8, 2004 - History News Network

The Politics of Academics
by Ben-Dror Yemini, March 7, 2004 - Maariv

More Attempted Intimidation Charged in Prof. Gil-White Firing Case
March 5, 2004 - Arutz 7

Title VI and the Academy: Academic Bias and Federal Funding for Area Studies
March 5, 2004 - Center for International Studies at the University of Chicago

Demonstrators protest U.S. policy domestically and abroad
by Anthony Ha, March 5, 2004 - Stanford Daily

Said Remembered as Scholar, Role Model
by Josh Hudelson, March 4, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

'Israel Studies' Debut on U.S. Campuses
March 3, 2004 - Arutz 7

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffH.R. 3077: The Education of Alan Dershowitz
by Martin Kramer, March 2, 2004 -

The Gentle Jihadist
by Lee Smith, March 1, 2004 - American Prospect

Since 9/11, a scholar of Islam finds himself in demand -- for the wrong reasons
by Qamar-ul Huda, February 29, 2004 - Los Angeles Times

A push for Arabic classes
by Mary MacDonald, February 26, 2004 - Atlanta Journal-Constitution

As more Westerners learn Arabic, Syria is increasingly becoming country of choice
by Brooke Anderson, February 25, 2004 - Daily Star (Lebanon)

Legislation aims to reduce bias in international studies classes
by Chris Nguyen, February 25, 2004 - Stanford Daily

CUNY Faculty Senate opposes HR 3077
February 25, 2004 - University Faculty Senate (UFS) of CUNY

Rome and Jerusalem revisited
by Joseph Massad, February 24, 2004 - Al-Ahram

U. Penn Ass´t Prof. May Lose Job for Pro-Israel Views
February 24, 2004 - Arutz 7

Defending war threatens free speech
by Naureen Shah, February 20, 2004 - Daily Targum

Florida Atlantic Terror University
by Joe Kaufman, February 19, 2004 - FrontPage Magazine

Higher Education Act Stresses Importance of Area Studies
by Anjali Dayal, February 18, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Rise of Arabic in US speaks volumes for war on terror
by Betty Liu, February 17, 2004 - Financial Times

Academic Freedom Prevails, Panel Says
by Teresa Watanabe, February 17, 2004 - Los Angeles Times

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffUSA Today, Duped by Michigan Profs!
by Martin Kramer, February 17, 2004 -

Panel, demonstrations strike nerve
by Tim Michaels, February 13, 2004 - Chicago Maroon

Ramadan au cœur de l'Église
February 13, 2004 - Valeurs Actuelles

CU Professors Mull the Future of Iraq Government
by Matthew Carhart, February 12, 2004 - Columbia Spectator

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffHow Not to Promote Israel Studies
by Martin Kramer, February 12, 2004 -

U.S. University Trying to Shut Down Pro-Israel Prof?
February 8, 2004 - Arutz 7

Events explore Middle East controversy
by Tim Michaels, February 6, 2004 - Chicago Maroon

The Clash Over Middle East Studies
by Jennifer Jacobson, February 6, 2004 - Chronicle of Higher Education

The Origins of Occidentalism
by Ian Buruma, February 6, 2004 - Chronicle of Higher Education

Est-il permis de parler de l'islam à l'école ? , par
by Louis Chagnon, February 6, 2004 - Le Figaro

Washington conferences focus on deteriorating US-Saudi relations
by George S. Hishmeh, February 5, 2004 - Daily Star (Lebanon)

Israeli-Palestinian dialogue attracts experts from Mid-East
by Michael Kan and Marie Handfield, February 5, 2004 - Michigan Daily

U.S. government attacks academic freedom with Title VI requirements
by Tonya Maus, February 3, 2004 - Chicago Maroon

Columbia U's Newest Anti-Zionist
by Jacob Gershman, February 3, 2004 - New York Sun

President's Letter
by Laurie Brand, February 2004 - Middle East Studies Association

An Urgent Need for Israel Studies
by Michael C. Kotzin, January 30, 2004 - Forward

New Phase In Voucher Debate
by James D. Besser, January 30, 2004 - Jewish Week

Librarians Against Israel: The Outrage Continues
by George Baker, January 29, 2004 - Jewish Press

Tariq Ramadan nommé professeur dans une université catholique américaine
January 28, 2004 - AFP

Professor depicts culture, environment of Islamic women
by Emilie Bramlett, January 27, 2004 - Daily Mississippian

Indoctrination at Indiana U
by Lee Kaplan, January 27, 2004 - FrontPage Magazine

In the Arab Spin Room
by Walid Phares, January 26, 2004 - National Review

Memorandum in Support of The International Studies in Education Act (H.R.3077)
January 20, 2004 - American Jewish Committee

An Islamic Scholar With the Dual Role of Activist
by Felicia R. Lee, January 17, 2004 - New York Times

Iraq-bound units get language crash course
by David Hasemyer, January 17, 2004 - San Diego Union-Tribune

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffLearning the Language
by Kenneth D. Whitehead, January 14, 2004 - National Review

Our Israel-bashing libraries
by George Baker, January 11, 2004 - Israel Insider

Univ. Library Website 'Anti-Israel,' Says Duke Student Group
by Jim Brown, January 9, 2004 - AgapePress

Peace Professor Singled Out Jews of France
by Eli Lake, January 7, 2004 - New York Sun

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffDr. Rashid and Mr. Khalidi
by Martin Kramer, January 5, 2004 -

Culture War, Round 3077
by Todd Gitlin, January 2004 - American Prospect

How Academia Failed the Nation: The Decline of Regional Studies
by Francis Fukuyama, Winter 2004 - Saisphere

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