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Middle East studies in the News from 2013

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Debunked: The Claim that As'ad AbuKhalil Worked for the CIA
by Benjamin Doherty, December 30, 2013 - Electronic Intifada

Defaming Arab Leftist Professor As'ad Abukhalil, And Responses [Updated]
by Jadaliyya Reports, December 30, 2013 - Jadaliyya

The American Studies Association Responds to its Critics [incl. Mark LeVine, Richard Falk]
by Jonathan Marks, December 29, 2013 - Commentary Magazine

List of Universities Rejecting Academic Boycott of Israel
by William A. Jacobson, December 22, 2013 - Legal Insurrection

Boycott Me. Please. [incl. the Middle East Studies Association]
by Martin Kramer, December 20, 2013 - Foreign Policy

Hatem Bazian: Professorial Conspiracy Theories
by Gary Fouse, December 19, 2013 - Fousesquawk Blog

USF Professor Stephen Zunes Duped
December 14, 2013 - Pro-Israel Bay Bloggers

Chilling Effect for Me, But Not for Thee [on Intisar Rabb]
by Andrew Harrod, December 13, 2013 - Frontpage Magazine

Speech and Reading Key to Learning Arabic, Says Cornell Lecturer
by Kathy Hovis, December 12, 2013 - The Cornell Chronicle

Akbar Ahmed, Advocate of "Dialogue," Claims "Islamophobes" are "Linking Islam to Violence, Terrorism and Intolerance"
by Robert Spencer, December 6, 2013 - Jihad Watch

Georgetown Study Abroad Program Relocates to Jordan
by Sam Abrams, December 6, 2013 - The Hoya (student newspaper of Georgetown University)

Taner Akçam Teaches 'Genocide 101′ in Germany
by Muriel Mirak-Weissbach, December 3, 2013 - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

When Leftist Ideologues Revert to 'It's All Our Fault'
by Andrew E. Harrod, November 30, 2013 - American Thinker

Failure of the Two-State Solution: A Reply to Ian Lustick
by Yale Zussman, November 28, 2013 - The Algemeiner

American Studies and Israel [incl. Middle East Studies Association]
by Elizabeth Redden, November 25, 2013 - Inside Higher Ed

Hundreds of Muslims Attend Conference to Eradicate 'Islamophobia' [incl. Debbie Almontaser]
by Aleck Ragsdale, November 25, 2013 - Public Broadcasting Atlanta. (WABE 90.1 FM)

Textbook on Arab-Israeli Conflict by Arabs and Israeli Debuts [incl. Shai Feldman]
November 24, 2013 - Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Rashid Khalidi's Commentary Misused Language [Letter to the Editor]
by Eric Wolf Fried, November 24, 2013 - Times Union (Albany, NY)

A Shiite Scholar Details His Customs and Border Protection Detainment [on Hamid Dabashi]
by Omar Sacirbey, November 22, 2013 - Religion News Service

Georgetown Invites Member of Egypt's Nazi Party
by Yair Rosenberg, November 20, 2013 - Tablet Magazine

New Arabic and Middle East Studies Major in Full Swing at Baylor University [incl. Abdul Saadi]
by Nico Zulli, November 20, 2013 - The Baylor Lariat

Professor Educates Students About the Nonviolent History of Islam [on Ramin Jahanbegloo]
by Ana Rodriguez, November 20, 2013 - The Daily Sundial (California State University Northridge)

UNL, UNO Expand Middle Eastern Studies Departments
by Layla Younis, November 19, 2013 - The Daily Nebraskan

Iraqi Program Brings Together Students, Iraqi Population [incl. Abdul Sattar Jawad]
by Jamica Ashley, November 17, 2013 - The Herald-Sun (Durham, NC)

Orwellian Islamist Tariq Ramadan Delivers Annual George Orwell Lecture
by Daniel Greenfield, November 14, 2013 - FrontPage Magazine

UBC Professor Gives Talk on Islam and Terrorism [on Rumee Ahmed]
by Ariela Karmel, November 14, 2013 - The Ubyssey

University of Oregon Donor Enables Faculty to Explore New Minor in Middle East Studies [incl. Diane Baxter]
by Matt Cooper, November 12, 2013 - Around the O (News of University of Oregon)

Study Abroad Programs Increase in Enrollment
by Drew Williams, November 11, 2013 - The Brown Daily Herald

John Esposito Seeks Clarity on Islam
by Bill Sherman, November 9, 2013 - Tulsa World

Lecture to Explore U.S. Foreign Policy, Arab-American Life [on Moustafa Bayoumi]
November 7, 2013 - Daily News Journal

Former Iranian Presidential Candidate Talks Peace Hopes [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Phoebe Roe, November 7, 2013 - The Kenyon Collegian

Aaron Hughes Presents Inaugural Lecture as Bernstein Professor of Jewish Studies
by Caitlin Mack, November 6, 2013 - News of the University of Rochester

'Bridging Cultures' Lecture to Explore Middle East Understanding [incl. John Voll]
November 6, 2013 - The Eagle-Tribune

Canada Backs Handwriting Evidence in Paris Bombing [on Hassan Diab]
November 5, 2013 - Agence France-Presse

Extradition Case Against Diab Weak Say Lawyers
by Allison Jones, November 5, 2013 - The Ottawa Citizen

Wait and See for Hassan Diab as Court of Appeal Decides Case
by Megan Gillis, November 5, 2013 - The Ottawa Sun

Omid Safi Calls for Radical Love
by Isa Qasim, November 5, 2013 - Yale Daily News

Ottawa Man Challenges Extradition Order [on Hassan Diab]
November 4, 2013 - The Canadian Press

Hassan Diab Legal Team Prepares for Crucial Hearing to Quash Extradition Order
by Chris Cobb, November 4, 2013 - The Ottawa Citizen

Ottawa Man Wanted by France in 1980 Bombing Fights Extradition Order [on Hassan Diab]
by Jim Bronskill, November 2, 2013 - The Canadian Press

Behind Assad: David Lesch Provides Insight on Regime of Infamous Syrian Leader
by Matt Mitterhoff, November 1, 2013 - The Lafayette

Professor Presents on Turkish Politics [on Can Aciksoz]
by Ethan McSweeney, October 31, 2013 - Arizona Daily Wildcat (student newspaper of University of Arizona)

Speaker Shares Insights on Significance of Liberal Arts Education [on Zaytuna College]
by Rachel Hopkins, October 31, 2013 - Midland Daily News

Eid Banquet Celebrates Muslim Tradition and Responsibility [incl. Omid Safi]
by Jiwon Lee, October 30, 2013 - Yale Daily News

Arabic and Chinese Majors Approved by Board of Regents
by Trey Crumbie, October 29, 2013 - College Heights Herald (newspaper of Western Kentucky University)

Diplomacy Must Not Trump Justice [on Hassan Diab]
by Jo Wood, October 29, 2013 - The Ottawa Citizen

Students Studying Abroad in the Middle East Declining
by Rebecca Morin, October 28, 2013 - The Daily Iowan (student newspaper of University of Iowa)

Western Kentucky University Regents Approve New Foreign Language Degrees
by Lisa Autry, October 26, 2013 - WKU Public Radio

Reza Aslan Discusses Latest Book on Jesus at University of Southern California
by Allison Toh, October 24, 2013 - Daily Trojan (newspaper of University of Southern California)

School Officials Called Out Over Anti-Israel Texts in Newton, Mass.
October 24, 2013 -

Arabic, Chinese Programs Up For Approval
by Chuck Mason, October 22, 2013 - Bowling Green Daily News

Experts Discuss Islamic Studies in Africa [incl. Ebrahim Moosa]
by Sasha Zients, October 18, 2013 - The Duke Chronicle

Arabic Program Grows in Popularity and Size: Students Involved in Determining Future of Department
by Joe Klein, October 18, 2013 - The Mac Weekly (newspaper of Macalester College)

UC Riverside Middle Eastern Center Aims for Groundbreaking Unity [incl. Emily Gottreich, Reza Aslan]
by David Olson, October 18, 2013 - The Press-Enterprise

More American Jewish Students Take Up Study of the Arab World [incl. Fred Donner]
by Richard Perez-Pena, October 17, 2013 - The New York Times

Middle East Studies Grows Under New Leadership [incl. Beshara Doumani]
by Meghan Friedmann, October 16, 2013 - The Brown Daily Herald

Middle East Film Festival Exposes Students to Culture, Not Politics [incl. Coeli Fitzpatrick, Majd Al-Mallah]
by Mary Mattingly, October 13, 2013 - Grand Valley Lanthorn

Baltimore-Born Woman Joins Harvard Law Faculty as Islamic Law Scholar [on Intisar A. Rabb]
by Zenitha Prince, October 11, 2013 - AFRO

Marquette's Arabic Minor Delayed Due to Freezes
by Natalie Wickman, October 10, 2013 - The Marquette Tribune

Two Academicians Challenge Anti-Israel Professor from CSUN [incl. Tammi Rossman-Benjamin]
by Tom Tugend, October 9, 2013 - The Jewish Journal of Greater L.A.

Scholar on Mideast Woes: It's Oil and Water [incl. Rachel Havrelock and Toby Jones]
by Debra Rubin, October 8, 2013 - New Jersey Jewish News

Arabic Language Now a Little Less Foreign to Students at Portland's Deering High School
by Ben McCanna, October 8, 2013 - The Forecaster

Students Foster Burgeoning Interest in Arabic Language and Culture Studies
by Andrew Shaw, October 7, 2013 - The Connecticut College Voice

FSU Professor Headed to the Middle East [on Susan Massad]
by Scott O'Connell, October 5, 2013 - MetroWest Daily News

Olmsted Falls School District Pulls Video on Islam After Conservative Group Raises Possible Legal Challenge
by Bruce Geiselman, October 4, 2013 - Northeast Ohio Media Group

Lecture: Islamic Practices Face Obstacles in the West [incl. Adil Khan]
by Diana Mirfiq, October 3, 2013 - The Loyola Maroon (student newspaper of Loyola University New Orleans)

Anti-Zionism Arrives, in Disguise, at Indiana U. [on Shaul Magid]
by Edward Alexander, October 1, 2013 - Frontpage Magazine

Programs to Continue in Middle East
by Rahimon Nasa, October 1, 2013 - The Daily Orange (student newspaper of Syracuse University)

Northeastern University Finally Responds to ZOA Report of Anti-Semitism in the Classroom, But Takes No Action [incl. Denis Sullivan, M. Shahid Alam]
by Joshua Levitt, October 2013 - The Algemeiner

Ohio Mom Teams-up With TMLC to Remove Islamic Proselytizing Video from Seventh Grade History Class
September 30, 2013 - Thomas More Law Center

International 'Islamophobia' Conference Promotes Sharia Agenda [incl. Hatem Bazian, John Esposito, Norman Finkelstein]
by Andrew Harrod and Sam Nunberg, September 28, 2013 - Breitbart

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffHow to Turn a Campus into an Indoctrination Center [incl. Samer Shehata, Juan Cole]
by Barry Rubin, September 27, 2013 - PJ Media: Rubin Reports

School Cancels Muslim Proselytizing in Class
September 27, 2013 - WorldNetDaily

The Write Stuff: ADL Sends a Message to Northeastern [incl. Denis Sullivan, M. Shahid Alam]
by Charles Jacobs, September 26, 2013 - The Jewish Advocate

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffIan Lustick's Iron Dice
by Martin Kramer, September 24, 2013 - Commentary Magazine

With Appointment of Islamic Law Specialist, Law School Makes Rare Lateral Tenure Offer [on Intisar Rabb]
by Dev A. Patel, September 24, 2013 - The Harvard Crimson

University of Southern California Experts Discuss Recent Middle East Crises [incl. Laurie Brand, Sherman Jackson]
by Lior Haykeen, September 20, 2013 - Neon Tommy (news of the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism)

Northwestern Suspends Study Abroad Programs in Egypt Indefinitely
by Ally Mutnick, September 20, 2013 - The Daily Northwestern

Panelists Debate the Arab Uprisings in the Middle East [incl. Laurie Brand, Sherman Jackson]
by Alexandria Mar, September 19, 2013 - The Daily Trojan (student newspaper of the University of Southern California)

Calif. College Professor Hands Out Middle East Map — but Something Big Is Missing [on Ghassan Zakaria]
by Sharona Schwartz, September 17, 2013 - The Blaze

New York Times Op-Ed Pushes Demise of Jewish State [on Ian Lustick]
by Simon Plosker, September 16, 2013 - Honest Reporting

Ian Lustick's NY Times Review Rant on the "Illusion of a Two-State Solution"
by Rabbi John Rosove, September 16, 2013 - The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles

The Depravity of the Anti-Israeli Left [on Ian Lustick]
by Jonathan Marks, September 15, 2013 - Commentary Magazine

University of Oklahoma Panel Agrees Syrian Conflict is Multifaceted [incl. Joshua Landis and Samer Shehata]
by Silas Allen, September 14, 2013 -

Arabic Professor Distributes Map Without Israel, Then Pencils it in Half-Assedly [on Ghassan Zakaria]
by Eric Owens, September 13, 2013 - Daily Caller

San Diego State University Class Replaces Map that Labeled Israel as 'Palestine' [on Ghassan Zakaria]
September 13, 2013 -

Even Experts Are Divided on U.S. Intervention in Syria [incl. Joshua Landis and Samer Shehata]
by Reagan Martin, September 13, 2013 - The Oklahoma Daily

Israel Hand-Written Onto New Map by SDSU Professor [on Ghassan Zakaria]
by Cristin Severance, September 12, 2013 - 10 News (ABC News of San Diego, CA)

Critical Language Programs Need Support
by Jacqui Oesterblad, September 12, 2013 - The Arizona Daily Wildcat

Egyptian Graffiti Portraying Revolution Comes to Duke [incl. Kelly Jarret, miriam cooke]
by Sid Gopinath, September 12, 2013 - The Duke Chronicle

At Teach-In, Students Grapple with Syrian Conflict [incl. Beshara Doumani]
by Sophie Yan, September 10, 2013 - The Brown Daily Herald

Piecing Together Egypt's Rupture [incl. Tarek Masoud and E. Roger Owen]
by Alvin Powell, September 9, 2013 - Harvard Gazette

Program Teaches New Mexico Students New Languages, Sends Them Around the World
by Heather Mills, September 9, 2013 - KOB Eyewitness News 4

University of Wisconsin Suspends Study Abroad Programs in Egypt
by Casey Sheridan, September 9, 2013 - The Badger Herald (student newspaper of the University of Wisconsin-Madison)

University of Oklahoma Assistant Director Cautions Against U.S. Involvement in Syria [on Joshua Landis]
by Katherine Parker, September 7, 2013 - The Norman Transcript

Northwestern Cancels Study Abroad in Egypt
by Jennifer Fisher, September 6, 2013 - (Evanston Patch)

Students Experience Middle East in Study Abroad Program
by Maranda Faris, September 6, 2013 - Sidelines (News of Middle Tennessee State University)

Egypt Deemed Unsafe for Student Travel
by Hailey Colwell, September 5, 2013 - The Minnesota Daily (student newspaper of the University of Minnesota)

New Arab World Studies Major at American University
by Mary Schellinger, September 4, 2013 - News of American University

Students Hoping to Study Abroad in Egypt Find New Roads
by Sara Schonfeld, September 4, 2013 - The Daily Pennsylvanian (student newspaper of the University of Pennsylvania)

Persian Studies Fliers Vandalized, Removed [incl. Shahin Gerami and Persis Karim]
by Samantha Clark, September 4, 2013 - The Spartan Daily (Newspaper of San Jose State University)

The A-Word: Millersville University Freshmen are Learning from Book, Visiting Author How Arabs, Muslims Feel in Post-9/11 America [on Moustafa Bayoumi]
by Jo-Ann Greene, September 1, 2013 - LancasterOnline

Violent Conflicts Escalate in Egypt [incl. Muqtedar Khan]
by Christopher Merken, September 1, 2013 - University of Delaware Review

British Academy Urged to Snub Richard Falk
by Marcus Dysch, August 30, 2013 - The Jewish Chronicle

Flashback: Left Lauds Obama's Arab Policy [incl. Marc Lynch]
by Jennifer G. Hickey, August 29, 2013 - Newsmax

Campus Community Discusses Political Upheaval in Egypt [incl. Leah Graham]
by Pace Holdbrooks, August 29, 2013 - The Flor-Ala (student newspaper of the University of North Alabama)

Oklahoma's Middle East Experts Discourage Attack on Syria [incl. Joshua Landis]
by Silas Allen, August 29, 2013 - The Oklahoman

Pro-Israel SDSU Students Turned to Stand With Us [on Ghassan Zakaria]
by Sheli Grumet, August 28, 2013 - San Diego Jewish World

USD Professor Warns No One Knows Where Syria Conflict Is Leading [on Tim Schorn]
by Randy Dockendorf, August 28, 2013 - Yankton Daily Press

Liberal Arts for Muslims [on Zaytuna College]
by Amy Frykholm, August 27, 2013 - The Christian Century

British Academy Supporting Racist Lecturer Condemned by UK [on Richard Falk]
August 26, 2013 - The Jewish Press

International Studies Becomes a Major at Shippensburg University
by Sarah Eyd, August 26, 2013 - The Slate (student newspaper of Shippensburg University)

Hatem Bazian and Al Jazeera Accuse Egyptian Government of Islamophobia
by Daniel Greenfield, August 23, 2013 - FrontPage Magazine

Egypt Study Abroad Halted for UNC Students
by Marshall Winchester, August 23, 2013 - The Daily Tar Heel (student newspaper of University of North Carolina)

University of Delaware Professor Muqtedar Khan: Obama M.I.A. on Egypt
by Tom Lehman, August 21, 2013 - WDEL 1150 AM

Egypt: No to Help from Tutu [incl. Ebrahim Moosa]
by Peter Fabricius and Bianca Capazorio, August 18, 2013 - Independent Online

George Washington University Suspends Fall Programs in Egypt [incl. Marc Lynch]
by Mary Ellen McIntire, August 18, 2013 - The GW Hatchet (newspaper of George Washington University)

Female Leadership and Diversity: An Interview with Ingrid Mattson
by Sya Taha, August 13, 2013 - Aquila Style

Middlebury Suspends Program in Egypt for Fall Semester
August 5, 2013 - Green Mountain Outlook

Stanford to Boost Middle East Studies Faculty
by Nika Soon-Shiong, July 31, 2013 - The Stanford Daily

#ThrowbackThursday Winner: Young Barack Obama Dines with Rashid Khalidi, Edward Said
July 25, 2013 - Twitchy

UC Berkeley Student Conducts Research in Egypt Despite Demonstrations
by Elise Lagana-Aliotti, July 24, 2013 - The Daily Californian (student newspaper of UC Berkeley)

University of Miami Students Participate in Jerusalem Seminar
by Sergio Carmona, July 23, 2013 - South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Q+A: Professor Joel Beinin on Egypt's Recent Unrest
by Yuna Lee, July 18, 2013 - The Stanford Daily

An Early Return Home From Egypt For Duke Students
by Shawn Wen, Frank Stasio and Adija Manley, July 18, 2013 - WUNC North Carolina Public Radio

University of Minnesota Graduate Students Left Egypt Amid Unrest
by Branden Largent, July 17, 2013 - The Minnesota Daily (student newspaper of the University of Minnesota)

Excerpt from 'The Brotherhood: America's Next Great Enemy [incl. Tariq Ramadan]
by Erick Stakelbeck, July 16, 2013 - Christian Broadcasting Network

Unrest in Turkey Has Ramifications for University of Texas at Austin
by Rabeea Tahir, July 16, 2013 - The Daily Texan (student newspaper of University of Texas at Austin)

American Colleges Suspend Abroad Study Programs in Egypt Due To Political and Civil Unrest
by Stephen Adkins, July 16, 2013 - University Herald

Egypt Study Abroad Programs Suspended In Wake Of Ongoing Unrest
by Aaron Sankin, July 15, 2013 - The Huffington Post

Popular U.S. Imam: Constitution Inferior to Sharia [on Zaid Shakir]
by Ryan Mauro, July 14, 2013 - Clarion Project

University of California Alumni React to Suspension of Cairo Study Abroad Program
by Madeleine Pauker, July 14, 2013 - The Daily Californian (student newspaper of UC Berkeley)

Familiar With Egypt Visits, Duke Program Monitored Conditions
by April Dudash, July 14, 2013 - The Herald-Sun (Durham, NC)

Duke Students Return Home from Egypt as Civil Unrest Peaks
by April Dudash, July 14, 2013 - The Herald-Sun (Durham, NC)

University of California Students Safely Evacuated from Egypt
July 12, 2013 - Dateline UC Davis

Study Abroad in Egypt Suspended for Fall
July 12, 2013 - GW Today (news of George Washington University)

Students, Alumni Evacuate Revolution-Rocked Egypt
by Patience Haggin, July 12, 2013 - The Daily Princetonian

Islamic Cultural Center Hosts Ramadan Events [incl. John Esposito]
by Ron Orozco, July 12, 2013 - The Fresno Bee

Michigan College Students Return from Egypt Safely
July 11, 2013 - The Arab American News

Escalating Conflict Forces Yale Students from Egypt
by Aleksandra Gjorgievska and Julia Zorthian, July 11, 2013 - Yale Daily News

Tariq Ramadan Says Morsi Overthrown By US-Zionist Conspiracy
July 10, 2013 - Global Muslim Brotherhood Daily Watch

DukeEngage Cairo Students Return Due to Civil Unrest
by Emma Baccellieri, July 10, 2013 - The Duke Chronicle

Tariq Ramadan Blames US and Zionists For Brotherhood Woes
by Steve Emerson, July 10, 2013 - The Investigative Project on Terrorism

University of Minnesota Students Leave Egypt Amid Unrest
by Emma Nelson, July 10, 2013 - The Minnesota Daily

Protests in Egypt Affect Students Abroad
by Katie Abdilla, July 10, 2013 - The State News (student newspaper of Michigan State University)

Education Abroad Program Suspends Fall Study in Egypt
by Emilia Doerr, July 10, 2013 - University of California Newsroom

Political Reconciliation Key for Egypt Future [interview with Jason Brownlee]
by Susan Yackee, July 10, 2013 - Voice of America News

UC Davis Student Evacuated from Egypt Says Instructor is Safe
by Lonnie Wong, July 9, 2013 - Fox 40 News (Sacramento)

Firms Spirit Americans Out of Harm's Way Overseas
by Mary Beth Marklein, July 9, 2013 - USA Today

Georgetown Division of Overseas Studies Cancels Fall Programs in Egypt, 7 Students Affected
by Aisha Babalakin, July 9, 2013 - Vox Populi (blog of the Georgetown Voice)

University of California Students Hoping To Study Abroad In Egypt Will Have To Wait
July 8, 2013 - CBS Los Angeles

Georgetown Cancels Fall Study Abroad Program in Cairo Due to Instability in Egypt
by Molly Greenberg, July 8, 2013 - InTheCapital

University of California Suspends Study Abroad Program in Egypt
by Larry Gordon, July 8, 2013 - Los Angeles Times

Tufts and Wellesley Students Evacuate Study Abroad Programs in Egypt
by Katherine Landergan, July 8, 2013 - The Boston Globe

Unrest in Egypt Affects Some Students' Study Abroad Plans
by Chris Hassan, July 8, 2013 - U.S. News University Connection

Student's Death Puts Focus on Studying Abroad
by Bloomberg News, July 7, 2013 - Bloomberg News

U.S. Students Flee From Egypt Amid Upheaval
July 7, 2013 - Headlines & Global News

Diggin' Her Coursework: Anthropolgy Student Studies Skeletons in Egypt
by Celia Shortt, July 7, 2013 - The Newnan Times-Herald

University of Texas Students Evacuated Amid Political Unrest in Egypt
by Tasia Easlon, July 6, 2013 - The Horn (student newspaper of University of Texas at Austin)

UN's Falk Gives Voice to 9/11 Conspiracy Theory
July 6, 2013 - The Jewish Voice

University of Michigan Students Return Home from Egypt Following Political Unrest
by Cheryl Chodun, July 6, 2013 - WXYZ Action News (Ann Arbor, MI)

University of Michigan Students Leave Egypt After Coup
by Oliver Staley, July 5, 2013 - Bloomberg News

University of California Davis Student Safely Returns Home As Egyptian Protests Escalate
by Maria Medina, July 5, 2013 - CBS Sacramento News

Evacuations from Egypt
July 5, 2013 - Inside Higher Ed

U.S. Tour Companies, University Cancel Trips, Study Programs to Egypt
by Mary Forgione, July 5, 2013 - Los Angeles Times

Local Student Has a Front Seat to Egypt's History in the Making
by Naomi Hall, July 5, 2013 -

University of California Berkeley Evacuates Students from Egypt
by Elise Aliotti, July 5, 2013 - The Daily Californian (student newspaper of UC Berkeley)

University of Texas Students Studying Abroad in Egypt Relocated
by Wynne Davis, July 5, 2013 - The Daily Texan (student newspaper of University of Texas at Austin)

Georgetown's Fall Study Abroad in Cairo Cancelled
by Emma Hinchliffe and Eitan Sayag, July 5, 2013 - The Georgetown Hoya

GWU, AU Recommend Students Leave Egypt Following Morsi's Ouster
by Sarah Anne Hughes, July 5, 2013 - The Gothamist

Hassan Diab Can Prove Innocence
by Ron Grossman, July 5, 2013 - The Ottawa Citizen

Many U.S. Students in Egypt Are Leaving Amid Upheaval
by Mary Beth Marklein, July 5, 2013 - USA Today

Ten University of California Students Evacuated from Cairo Have Homecoming
July 4, 2013 - KTVU News (San Francisco, CA)

UT-Austin Evacuates Study Abroad Students in Egypt
by Mone Miller, July 4, 2013 - KUT News (Austin, TX)

16 American Students Study Arabic in Oman
July 4, 2013 - Muscat Daily (Oman)

George Washington University to Pull Students Out of Egypt After Morsi's Fall
by Cory Weinberg, Mary Ellen McIntire, Jeremy Diamond, July 4, 2013 - The GW Hatchet (student newspaper of George Washington University)

University of California Students Leave Egypt Amid Political Turmoil
by Darrell Smith, July 4, 2013 - The Sacramento Bee

American Students Evacuated From Egypt on Declining Security Conditions
by Stephen Adkins, July 4, 2013 - University Herald

US Students Warned to Evacuate Cairo
by Ben Gittleson, July 3, 2013 - ABC News

Political Unrest Prompts Evacuation of University of Michigan Students Studying in Egypt
by Kellie Woodhouse, July 3, 2013 -

U.S. Students in Arabic Program Leaving Egypt
by Jeff Karoub, July 3, 2013 - Associated Press

University of Texas Students Evacuating from Egypt Amid Clashes Over Ousted President
by Andra Lim, July 3, 2013 - Austin American-Statesman

Michigan Students In Arabic Program Evacuate Egypt
by Sandra McNeill, July 3, 2013 - CBS Detroit

Tucson Schools to Take $465,000 from Arab Charity with Muslim Brotherhood Ties
by Eric Owens, July 3, 2013 - Daily Caller

Arabic Program to Relocate From Egypt to Morocco
July 3, 2013 - Inside Higher Ed

University of California Davis Students Evacuated from Egypt
by Brian Hickey, July 3, 2013 - KCRA News (Sacramento, CA)

University of Minnesota Students Leave Egypt Amid Unrest
by Nick Winkler, July 3, 2013 - KSTP News (Minneapolis, MN)

With Coup in Egypt, Michigan University Students Leave Country
by Fritz Klug, July 3, 2013 - Michigan Live

University of Michigan Students are Being Evacuated from Egypt
by Steve Carmody, July 3, 2013 - Michigan Radio

Summer Abroad Group to be Evacuated from Cairo
by Julia Ann Easley, July 3, 2013 - News of of the University of California, Davis

University of Michigan Will Evacuate Students from Program in Cairo, Egypt
by Rick Fitzgerald, July 3, 2013 - News of the University of Michigan

Pundit, Shmundit: Juan Cole on Zionism
by Fred Gottheil, July 3, 2013 - Scholars for Peace in the Middle East (SPME)

American Students Are Evacuated From Egypt
by Andrew Mytelka, July 3, 2013 - The Chronicle of Higher Education

University of California Davis Evacuating Students from Egypt as Military Ousts President
July 3, 2013 - The Daily Democrat

What's next for Egypt? Johns Hopkins Middle East Expert Weighs In [on Camille Pecastaing]
by Greg Rienzi, July 3, 2013 - The Hub (news of Johns Hopkins University)

University of Michigan to Pull Study Abroad Students from Program in Egypt
by Aaron Guggenheim, July 3, 2013 - The Michigan Daily

Immigrants in Delaware Reflect on Uprising Spark that Ousted Morsi in Egypt [incl. Muqtedar Khan]
by Nichole Dobo, July 3, 2013 - The News Journal (Delaware)

Human Rights Groups Sound Alarm Over Diab Extradition Evidence
by Chris Cobb, July 3, 2013 - The Ottawa Citizen

Egyptians in Oklahoma Differ on Homeland Uprising; OU Students Moving from Egypt to Morocco
by Samantha Vicent, July 3, 2013 - Tulsa World

Egypt Coup Clouds Student Study Abroad Plans
by Ally Mutnick, July 3, 2013 - USA Today

University of Delaware Professor Weighs in on Morsi Ousting [on Muqtedar Khan]
by Tom Lehman, July 3, 2013 - WDEL News (Wilmington, DE)

An Uncertain Situation for Study Abroad in Egypt
by Elizabeth Redden, July 2, 2013 - Inside Higher Ed

U.S. Warns Students To Avoid Studying Abroad in Egypt
by Liz Adeola, July 2, 2013 - (Columbus, Ohio)

University of Michigan Study Abroad Students Evacuated from Alexandria, Egypt
by Smita Kalokhe, July 2, 2013 - WXYZ Action News (Ann Arbor, MI)

Two Tucson Schools Receive Grants for Arabic Language Programs
by Jamar Younger, July 1, 2013 - Arizona Daily Star

Egypt Killing Exposes Study Abroad Perils in Danger Spots
by Janet Lorin and Tarek El-Tablawy, July 1, 2013 - Bloomberg News

Andrew Pochter's Death a Setback for Public Diplomacy in the Middle East
by Alexandra Raphel, July 1, 2013 - GlobalPost

Tragedy in Egypt
by Scott Jaschik, July 1, 2013 - Inside Higher Ed

A Letter to John Esposito on Research Standards and the Stalker Nathan Lean
by Robert Spencer, July 1, 2013 - Jihad Watch

Newton Schools Fail to Ensure Factual Middle East Educational Materials
by Steven Stotsky, July 1, 2013 -

Special Rapporteur for 9/11 Truth [on Richard Falk]
by Alana Goodman, July 1, 2013 - The Washington Free Beacon

Leftist intellectuals and the Kurds: The Cases of Edward Said, Hamid Dabashi and Tariq Ali
by Barzoo Eliassi, June 26, 2013 - Rudaw English

Professor Denied Tenure Alleges Procedural Irregularities, Violation of Academic Freedom [on Samer Shehata]
by Connor Jones, June 26, 2013 - Vox Populi (blog of the Georgetown Voice)

University of Montana Arabic Language Summer Camp Helps Broaden Horizons
by Jacqueline Quynh, June 25, 2013 - KPAX Montana CBS News

Studying Israel in Los Angeles
by David Newman, June 25, 2013 - The Jerusalem Post

Puttin' On the Ritz [incl. Islamic Saudi Academy]
by Clarice Feldman, June 23, 2013 - American Thinker

Lincoln's Arabic Program Opens Young Minds
by Rekha Basu, June 21, 2013 - Des Moines Register

Light Without Fire: An interview with Scott Korb [on Zaytuna College; incl. Hatem Bazian]
by Joseph Richard Preville, June 16, 2013 - Muscat Daily (Oman)

Judged by Unfair Standards? [on Samer Shehata]
by Colleen Flaherty, June 14, 2013 - Inside Higher Ed

Misinforming Students on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
by Steven Stotsky, June 14, 2013 - The Jewish Advocate

Mason Launches MA in Middle East and Islamic Studies
by Ezzat Shehadeh, June 12, 2013 - News of George Mason University

Scholar of Israel to Co-​​Direct Middle East Center at Northeastern Uni­ver­sity [on Dov Waxman]
by Emily Rosenbaum, June 12, 2013 - News@Northeastern

Fulbright Award to Provide Study in Israel
June 12, 2013 - The Daily News Journal (Murfreesboro, TN)

Richard Falk Vows To Stay On in United Nations Post Despite Criticism
June 11, 2013 - Reuters

Solidarity with Palestine in Germany [incl. Joseph Massad, As'ad AbuKhalil]
by Petra Marquardt-Bigman, June 11, 2013 - The Jerusalem Post

EU Slams Falk's Israel Report as Biased at UNHRC
by Tovah Lazaroff, June 10, 2013 - The Jerusalem Post

US Denounces Falk's 'Outrageous Abuse' of UN Position
by Rina Tzvi, June 9, 2013 - Arutz Sheva (

Richard Falk, U.N. Rapporteur on Palestinian Rights, Calls for Close of UN Watch
June 9, 2013 - The Forward

U.S. Calls for Resignation of UN's Richard Falk
by Lazar Berman, June 9, 2013 - The Times of Israel

Oklahoma University Students in Turkey Get an Education in Civil Unrest
by Paighten Harkins, June 7, 2013 - The Oklahoma Daily

From U.S., Long-Shot Iran Candidate Urges Trust [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Shaun Tandon, June 6, 2013 - Agence France-Presse

Crown Center Brief Analyzes Legacy of Iran's Ahmadinejad [on Nader Habibi]
by Charles A. Radin, June 6, 2013 - Brandeis NOW (News of Brandeis University)

Saudi-Funded Pseudo-Academic John Esposito Obscures the Truth About Jihad Terror in Washington Post
by Robert Spencer, June 6, 2013 - Jihad Watch

Bridging the Gap [incl. Martin Isleem]
by Matt Hughes, June 6, 2013 - News of Bucknell University

Top United Nations Official Richard Falk Calls for Removing UN Watch
June 6, 2013 - UN Watch

University of Southern California to Offer Iranian Studies Minor for the First Time Ever [incl. Hani Khafipour, Peyman Nojoumian]
June 5, 2013 - Payvand Iran News

The Multi Role of the Islamic Saudi Academy
by Abdulateef Al-Mulhim, June 3, 2013 - Arab News (Saudi Arabia)

Devilish Details -- Part 2 [incl. ACMCU, John Esposito, Dalia Mogahed]
by Andrew E. Harrod, June 1, 2013 - American Thinker

"Scholarship" at Work at UC Berkeley: Hatem Bazian
by Gary Fouse, June 1, 2013 - FouseSquawk Blog

Professor John Esposito Speaks at SALAM's Spring Banquet
by Ras H. Siddiqui, June 1, 2013 -

Muslim College Carves Niche in USA [on Zaytuna College]
by Mary Beth Marklein, June 1, 2013 - USA Today

This Day in Jewish History: A Historian Who Didn't Support the Invasion of Iraq is Born [on Bernard Lewis]
by David B. Green, May 31, 2013 - Haaretz

Joseph Massad Update
by David Bernstein, May 31, 2013 - The Volokh Conspiracy

I Spoke to a Rejected Iranian Presidential Candidate [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Alex Chitty, May 31, 2013 - Vice

Deceit and Rashid Khalidi
by Mati Wagner, May 30, 2013 - The Jerusalem Post

My Presidential Campaign: Setting the Record Straight [by Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Hooshang Amirahmadi, May 29, 2013 - CNN Opinion

Bethany's Crescent Islamic Montessori School to Move to Aloha
by Anna Marum, May 29, 2013 - The Oregonian

Rutgers Professor Ends Bid to Become President of Iran [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Karl Reiner, May 28, 2013 - Blog for Arizona

McDaniel's Top Student is Going Places
by Katie V. Jones, May 28, 2013 - The Baltimore Sun

Another Scandalous Session of the UNHRC [incl. Richard Falk]
by Anne Bayefsky, May 28, 2013 - The Jerusalem Post

Q&A: Iran's Never-Was Presidential Candidate [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by D. Parvaz, May 26, 2013 - Al Jazeera

Devilish Details -- Part 1 [incl. ACMCU, Abdulaziz Sachedina]
by Andrew E. Harrod, May 26, 2013 - American Thinker

First Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies Majors Graduate McDaniel College
by Rachel Roubein, May 26, 2013 - Carroll County Times

Will Iran See a Renewed 'Green Revolution' Erupt Next Month? [interview with Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Sean Savage, May 26, 2013 -

UCI vs. Tammi Rossman-Benjamin
by Gary Fouse and Amihai Glazer, May 26, 2013 - The Times of Israel

Professor Akbar Ahmed's New Book Wins Praise
May 25, 2013 - Associated Press of Pakistan

CCHS Senior to Study Arabic in Morocco
May 25, 2013 - Wicked Local Concord

UN Circulates NGO Resolution to Fire Richard Falk
May 24, 2013 - UN Watch

It's Better Not to Shut Down the Debate on Collaboration Between Zionists and Anti-Semites [incl. Joseph Massad]
by Samira Shackle, May 23, 2013 - Middle East Monitor

Book Review: The Israel-Palestine Conflict: One Hundred Years of War [on James Gelvin]
by Steven Stotsky, May 23, 2013 - Snapshots (Blog of CAMERA)

UCLA Center for Near Eastern Studies Launches Interactive Language Tutorial Website
by Emily Liu, May 23, 2013 - The Daily Bruin (student newspaper of University of California, Los Angeles)

Columbia Prof: WWII-Era Zionists Colluded with Nazis [on Joseph Massad]
by Salomon Benzimra, May 22, 2013 - FrontPage Magazine

Al-Jazeera Publishes, Pulls, Then Reposts Joseph Massad Piece
by Joe Winkler, May 22, 2013 - Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Where Islam Meets America [on Zaytuna College; incl. Hatem Bazian]
by Rollo Romig, May 22, 2013 - The New Yorker

Brandeis Center and SPME Defend Tammi Rossman-Benjamin Against Attacks
May 21, 2013 - Blog of the Louis D. Brandeis Center

CSCOPE: Some Officials Lament State's Lack of Contingency Plan
by Cassie Smith and Brooke Crum, May 21, 2013 - The Beaumont Enterprise

Al Jazeera Deletes its Own Controversial Op-Ed, Then Refuses to Comment [on Joseph Massad]
by Glenn Greenwald, May 21, 2013 - The Guardian (U.K.)

Chicago's DePaul University Tapped to Develop Arabic Language Teacher Council [incl. Nesreen Akhtarkhavari]
by Jon Cecero, May 20, 2013 - DePaul University Newsline

Arabic Courses Added to University of Oregon Summer-Class Options
by Turner Maxwell, May 20, 2013 - Oregon Daily Emerald (Student newspaper of the University of Oregon, Eugene)

An Ugly Disgusting Rant: Joseph Massad and Glenn Greenwald Attack 'the Usual Jewish Suspects'
by Adam Levick, May 20, 2013 - The Algemeiner

Adios CSCO': Texas Sbolishes CSCOPE Lesson Plans in Public Schools
by Eric Owens, May 20, 2013 - The Daily Caller

Al-Jazeera Runs Then Deletes Anti-Semitic Screed by Columbia University Professor Joseph Massad
by William A. Jacobson, May 19, 2013 - Legal Insurrection

Iranian Candidate Hopes To Take International Viewpoint Home [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Rachel Martin, May 19, 2013 - National Public Radio

Olde Mill Teen Wins Scholarship to Study Arabic in Morocco
by Susan Downey, May 17, 2013 - The Capital Gazette

From Al Jazeera to Columbia University: Joseph Massad's Obsession with Israel
May 17, 2013 - The Jerusalem Post

Stacking Library Shelves [incl. Ingrid Mattson, David Cook]
by Marvin Olasky, May 17, 2013 - World Magazine

Muslim Journeys: Let's Talk About It … Again [incl. Mehnaz Afridi, Bernard Lewis, MESA, ASMEA]
by Emily Whitten, May 17, 2013 - World Magazine

The US Naval Academy And the US Muslim Brotherhood Part 2: The Case Of Akbar Ahmed [incl. Tariq Ramadan]
May 16, 2013 - Global Muslim Brotherhood Daily Watch

Muslim Brotherhood Inside American Colleges [incl. Ingrid Mattson, Muqtedar Khan, Ali Mazrui]
by Ryan Mauro, May 16, 2013 - The Clarion Project

U.N. Human Rights Experts: More Transparency and Accountability Required [on Richard Falk]
by Brett D. Schaefer and Steven Groves, May 16, 2013 - The Heritage Foundation

Berkeley Professor Hatem Bazian Plays the Victim Card Again Over Boston
by Gary Fouse, May 15, 2013 - FouseSquawk Blog

UC Berkeley "Islamophobia" Prof Hatem Bazian Equates Boston Jihad Bombings with "Islamophobia"
by Robert Spencer, May 15, 2013 - Jihad Watch

Martinez Resident Makes Bid to be President of Iran [incl. Hooshang Amirahmadi, Abbas Milani, Stephen Zunes]
by Jim Caroompas, May 15, 2013 - (Martinez Patch)

Welcome to Zaytuna, the Nation's First Muslim Liberal Arts College
by Scott Korb, May 15, 2013 - Religion & Politics (A Project of Washington University in St. Louis)

UC Berkeley Professor Equates Boston Bombings With 'Islamophobia' [on Hatem Bazian]
by Tiffany Gabbay, May 15, 2013 - The Blaze

Language Offerings Evolve in Anne Arundel Schools
by Tim Pratt and Allison Bourg, May 15, 2013 - The Capital Gazette

Iranian-American Launches Bid for Iran's Presidency [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Tara Kangarlou, May 14, 2013 - CNN

Joseph Massad Tries to Equate Anti-Semitism with Zionism
May 14, 2013 - Elder of Ziyon Blog

U.S. Naval Academy Instructor Teaching On Behalf Of US Muslim Brotherhood [on Ermin Sinanovic; incl. Tariq Ramadan]
May 14, 2013 - Global Muslim Brotherhood Daily Watch

Establishing the 'Anti-Semitic' Roots of Zionism? [on Joseph Massad]
by Mira Sucharov, May 14, 2013 - The Daily Beast

Tenure Track Bigotry [on Joseph Massad]
by Adam Kredo, May 14, 2013 - The Washington Free Beacon

Double Standards at University of California [incl. Hatem Bazian]
by Thomas Lifson, May 13, 2013 - American Thinker

Lessons on Hating America [incl. Richard Falk]
by Walter Williams, May 13, 2013 - Human Events

Presidential Hopeful Hooshang Amirahmadi Says He Can Mend Iran-US Relations
by Yonca Poyraz Dogan, May 12, 2013 - Today's Zaman

U.S. Has to Push UN Human Rights Council to Can Hate-Monger Richard Falk
May 11, 2013 - New York Daily News

On the Muslim Question by Anne Norton – Review
by Anne Norton rejects the 'clash of civilisations' view of Islam and the west, but offers little to replace it, May 10, 2013 - The Guardian

Anti-Israel UN Human Rights Official Can't Be Fired, State Department Says [on Richard Falk]
by George Russell, May 9, 2013 - Fox News

Academics and Arabic in Amman
by Becky Hulbert, May 9, 2013 - MSU Today

Richard Falk and the Crooked Ways of UN Rules
by Claudia Rosett, May 9, 2013 - The Rosett Report (Blog of Pajamas Media)

UN's Richard Falk Again Calls Boston Attack "Resistance" to U.S. "Military Undertakings"
May 9, 2013 - UN Watch

Anti-Americanism Increasing at the United Nations [on Richard Falk]
by Rachel Alexander, May 7, 2013 - The Christian Post

Israel, Jordan Expand Studies with University of Maryland Study Abroad Partnerships
by Jenny Hottle and Fatimah Waseem, May 6, 2013 - The Diamondback (student newspaper of the University of Maryland)

Curricular Misconduct
by Bob Ashby, May 6, 2013 - The Holland Sentinel

Blog Post by Princeton Professor Emeritus Sparks Controversy [on Richard Falk]
by Sarah Cen, May 5, 2013 - The Daily Princetonian

BPR Interview: Hooshang Amirahmadi, Iranian Presidential Candidate
May 3, 2013 - Brown Political Review

Tel Aviv is the Capital of Israel, and Other Media "Facts" [incl. Joseph Massad]
May 3, 2013 - Snapshots (Blog of CAMERA)

Stormfront Material from Columbia University Professor Joseph Massad
by Petra Marquardt-Bigman, May 3, 2013 - The Algemeiner

Princeton University Must Fire Professor Richard Falk
by Ronn Torossian, May 3, 2013 - The Algemeiner

Louisville's Monarch High Expanding Arabic Program
by Amy Bounds, May 3, 2013 - The Daily Camera

Why Do Jews and Israel So Often Feature at Center of Conspiracy Theories? [incl. Richard Falk]
by Ben Zehavi, May 3, 2013 - The Times of Israel

'Special rapporteur' Falk Needs to Take a Walk
by Joel Brinkley, May 3, 2013 - Tribune Media Services

After Boston, A Predictable Wave Of America-Bashing [incl. Richard Falk]
by Lawrence J.Haas, May 2, 2013 - International Business Times

Bowdoin Middle East Studies Dismal [incl. Shelley Deane]
by Chris Wedeman, May 2, 2013 - The Bowdoin Orient

Falk Addresses Controversial Boston Bombing Post
by Suzanne Becker, May 2, 2013 - The Daily Nexus (student newspaper of the University of California Santa Barbara)

Outrage Grows Over U.N. Official's Boston Comments [incl. Richard Falk]
by Helle Dale, May 2, 2013 - The Foundry (News Blog of The Heritage Foundation)

The Shinzo Abe-Richard Falk Axis
by Greg Debski, May 2, 2013 - The Wall Street Journal

On Israel, Divestment and Double Standards [incl. Bassam Frangieh]
by Charles C. Johnson, May 1, 2013 - Human Events

'Light Without Fire' Q&A with Scott Korb [on Zaytuna College, incl. Hatem Bazian]
by Libby A. Nelson, May 1, 2013 - Inside Higher Ed

No More Excuses for Richard Falk and His Anti-Israel Venom at UN
by Editorial, May 1, 2013 - Jewish Community Voice

CSCOPE Gets 'No' Vote By Trustees in Texas School District
by Austin King, May 1, 2013 - Kilgore News Herald

Northwestern's New Tel Aviv Programs Look to Fill Gap in Study Abroad Options
by Joseph Diebold, May 1, 2013 - The Daily Northwestern

Renowned Experts Sound Alarm Bells on Anti-Semitism at NYC Gathering [incl. Bernard Lewis]
by Boruch Shubert, May 1, 2013 - The Jewish Voice

Bill Hambrecht's Connection to UN Boston Terror Apologist Richard Falk
by Anne Bayefsky, April 30, 2013 -

Security Clearance Case Isn't Fit for Federal Court [incl. Islamic Saudi Academy]
by RYAN ABBOTT, April 30, 2013 - Courthouse News Service

Clarkson University Air Force ROTC Cadet to Study Arabic Through National Program
April 30, 2013 - News of Clarkson University

Bolton: U.S. Should Resign from 'Clown Convention' at UN [on Richard Falk]
by Kenneth Hanner, April 30, 2013 - Newsmax

The Brothers Tsarnaev and the Danger Whose Name we Dare not Speak [incl. Richard Falk]
by Clarice Feldman, April 29, 2013 - American Thinker

Here's How to Dump UN Official Who Smeared U.S. After Boston Attacks [on Richard Falk]
by Anne Bayefsky, April 29, 2013 - Fox News

New York Times Whitewashes Islamist Zaytuna College [incl. Hatem Bazian]
by Ryan Mauro, April 29, 2013 - FrontPage Magazine

Leftists Defend Radical Islam — Conservatives Befriend Secular Muslims [incl. Richard Falk]
by Larry Greenfield, April 29, 2013 - FrontPage Magazine

UCSB Professor in Hot Seat After Boston Marathon Comments [on Richard Falk]
by Victoria Sanchez, April 29, 2013 - KEYT - NPG News of California

Words Seem to Matter More Than the Facts [on Richard Falk]
by Douglas Turner, April 29, 2013 - The Buffalo News

Richard Falk, Al Gore, and Al Jazeera
by Claudia Rosett, April 29, 2013 - The Rosett Report (Blog of Pajamas Media)

University of Montana Offers Arabic Courses for High School Students
April 28, 2013 - Associated Press

Professors of Hate [incl. Richard Falk]
by Len Tria, April 28, 2013 - Hernando Today

Dr. Ingrid Mattson Keynotes Canadian Muslim Women's Dinner
by Jerry Gordon, April 28, 2013 - New English Review (The Iconoclast Blog)

The U.N.'s Human Wrongs Council: Terrorists' Best Friend [incl. Richard Falk]
April 28, 2013 - Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Multiculturalism and the Decline of American Values [on Richard Falk]
by Joseph Raskas, April 28, 2013 - The Algemeiner

Ban Ki-Moon Caves In, 'Rejects' Falk's Boston Terror-Israel Link
April 28, 2013 - The Jewish Press

UN's Disgraced Richard Falk to be Honored Tomorrow by Famed US Financier at American University of Beirut
April 28, 2013 - UN Watch

Textbook Case of Bias? Parents Say School Reader is Biased vs. Israel
by Jonathan Serrie, April 27, 2013 - Fox News

UN Official Richard Falk,Will Keep Job, Despite Anti-U.S. Boston Marathon Rant
by Jonathan Wachtel and Joshua Rhett Miller, April 27, 2013 - Fox News

Ronald Lauder Urges Dismissal of UN Official Who Blamed Boston Bombings on Israel, United States [incl. Richard Falk]
by Yossi Lempkowicz, April 26, 2013 - European Jewish Press

U.N. Investigator Richard Falk Blames U.S. Foreign Policy For Boston Marathon Bombings
by Selena Hill, April 26, 2013 - Latinos Post

Peter Sluglett on the End of a (Monolithic) Islamic History
by Nurhidayahti Mohammad Miharja, April 26, 2013 - News of Middle East Institute (National University of Singapore)

MSU Student Wins Scholarship, Studies Arabic in Tunisia
by Angie Ford, April 26, 2013 - News of Montana State University

Applications Being Accepted for Scholarships to Study Arabic at Penn State
April 26, 2013 - News of Pennsylvania State University

Congress Takes On U.N.'s Richard Falk over Boston Comments
by Helle Dale, April 26, 2013 - The Foundry (News Blog of The Heritage Foundation)

Being Had For Dinner In Ottawa [on Ingrid Mattson]
by David B. Harris, April 26, 2013 - The Investigative Project on Terrorism

Richard Falk and Radical Islam
by Ruthie Blum, April 26, 2013 - The Washington Times

Sludge From Turtle Bay [on Richard Falk]
by Editorial, April 26, 2013 - The Washington Times

Victory: UN Reverses Course, Condemns Richard Falk
April 26, 2013 - UN Watch

You Do Not Want Richard Falk's Justice
by Phlip Brodie, April 25, 2013 - Arutz Sheva (

US Court Won't Rule in Virginia Security Clearance Case [incl. Islamic Saudi Academy]
April 25, 2013 - Beaumont Enterprise

UN Official's Smear of Boston Victims Just Latest Attack on US, Israel [on Richard Falk]
by Anne Bayefsky, April 25, 2013 -

Interview with Rashid Khalidi: "Brokers of Deceit"
by Michael Lipkin, April 25, 2013 - Chicago Tonight - WTTW News

UN Official Richard Falk Links Boston Bombings to US Policy on Israel
by Simon Rocker, April 25, 2013 - Jewish Chronicle

The Same Old Same Old [on Richard Falk]
by Editorial, April 25, 2013 - Jewish News of Greater Phoenix

United Nations Jew-Basher Richard Falk Blames Boston Marathon Attack on Israel
April 25, 2013 - New York Daily News

Richard Falk Blasted by American Jewish Committee for Linking Bombing, Israel
April 25, 2013 - Reuters

U.S. and Canada Call for Removal of Richard Falk after He Blames Boston Marathon Bombings on U.S. and Israel
by Zach Pontz, April 25, 2013 - The Algemeiner

Richard Falk and the New American Tories
by Jeffrey Lord, April 25, 2013 - The American Spectator

Former U.S. State Department Member Jon Alterman Visits Lehigh University
by Samantha Orlan, April 25, 2013 - The Brown and White (student newspaper of Lehigh University)

Lecturer Criticizes U.S. War Efforts in Middle East
by Sophie Yan, April 25, 2013 - The Brown Daily Herald

Richard Falk: Unfit For Office
by Jeremy Havardi, April 25, 2013 - The Commentator

Princeton Professor Emeritus's Blog Post on Boston Marathon Bombings Draws Criticism from U.S. Ambassador to UN [on Richard Falk]
April 25, 2013 - The Daily Princetonian

Canada Lambasts UN Official for Saying Boston Bombings Caused by 'American Global Domination Project' [on Richard Falk]
April 24, 2013 - Canadian Press

Falk: Boston Marathon Victims 'Have To Die' Because Of American-Israeli Relations
April 24, 2013 - CBS Radio

Kilgore Independent School District Board Unready for Decision on Curriculum
by Austin King, April 24, 2013 - Kilgore News Herald

Boston -- Clash of the Talking Points [incl. Richard Falk]
by Doyle McManus, April 24, 2013 - Los Angeles Times

Ban Slams Falk for Tying Boston Attack to U.S. Policy
April 24, 2013 - Reuters

A Statement Condemning the Recent Association for Asian American Studies (AAAS) Resolution Calling for a Boycott of Israeli Universities
April 24, 2013 - Scholars for Peace in the Middle East (SPME)

UN Rights Council's Falk Blames Boston Terror on US and Tel Aviv [on Richard Falk]
by Tzvi Ben-Gedalyahu, April 24, 2013 - The Jewish Press

Susan Rice Slams U.N. Official for Saying U.S. Foreign Policy to Blame for Bombing [on Richard Falk]
by Jessica Chasmar, April 24, 2013 - The Washington Times

UN Official Who Tied Boston Bombings to Israel Must Go, U.S. Says [on Richard Falk]
by Olivier Knox, April 24, 2013 - Yahoo! News

Arabic Program Wins OK
by Cliff Peale, April 23, 2013 -

UN Official Criticises U.S. Middle East Policy, Shown the Door [on Richard Falk]
April 23, 2013 - Firstpost

Antisemitism, Anti-Americanism Are UN Human Rights Council Official's Job Description [on Richard Falk]
by Anne Bayefsky, April 23, 2013 - Fox News

UN Official Blames Boston Marathon Bombings on American 'Domination' [on Richard Falk]
April 23, 2013 - Fox News

Sick! Professor Richard Falk: Terrorist Attack Happened Because of America's 'Fantasy of Global Domination'
by Renee Nal, April 23, 2013 - Gather

Two Tales of UN Rapporteurs, Falk, Mendez & Bahrain, As DPI Leapt at Press Tweet [incl. Richard Falk]
by Matthew Russell Lee, April 23, 2013 - Inner City Press

US-Israel Ties Factor in Boston Bombing, Says UN Man [on Richard Falk]
by Zoe Winograd, April 23, 2013 - Jewish Chronicle

Jewish groups slam UN official Falk for blaming Boston Marathon explosions on U.S. and Israel
April 23, 2013 -

ADL Denounces U.N.'s Richard Falk for Attempting to Blame the Boston Terror Attack "on Tel Aviv"
by Anti-Defamation League, April 23, 2013 - News of the Anti-Defamation League

Professor Khaled Abou El Fadl Discusses the Boston Bombings in NPR "Weekend Edition" Interview
April 23, 2013 - News of UCLA School of Law

Did Boston Have It Coming? The United Nations Says Yes [on Richard Falk]
by John Hinderaker, April 23, 2013 - Power Line Blog

AJC Urges Condemnation of UN Official Richard Falk for Boston Terror Slander
by American Jewish Committee, April 23, 2013 - Sacramento Bee

UN Rapporteur Falk Sparks Outrage With Marathon Bombing Comments [on Richard Falk]
by Luke Vargas, April 23, 2013 - Talk Radio News Service

Saadia Toor Discusses Political History of Pakistan [incl. Robert Rozehnal]
by Connor Timmerman, April 23, 2013 - The Brown and White (student newspaper of Lehigh University)

Richard Falk, Controversial U.N. Official, Blames Boston Bombing on Israel Support
April 23, 2013 - The Forward

UN Official, Richard Falk, Says Boston Got What It Deserves, Quotes 'Whom Evil is Done, Do Evil in Return'
by Brandon Jones, April 23, 2013 - The Global Dispatch

UN's Falk Ties Boston Bombs to Obama's Israel Trip
by Lauren Izso, April 23, 2013 - The Jerusalem Post

U.N. Official Pins Blame for Boston Marathon Bombing on 'Tel Aviv' [on Richard Falk]
April 23, 2013 - The Jewish Journal of Greater L.A.

Forum on Global Anti-Semitism [incl. Bernard Lewis]
by Tim Boxer, April 23, 2013 - The Jewish Week

Sequestration Hits Southern Lehigh's Arabic Language Class
by Melinda Rizzo, April 23, 2013 - The Morning Call Lehigh News

Does Richard Falk Actually Exist?
by Mark Kleiman, April 23, 2013 - The Reality-Based Community

UN Official Says U.S. Had Boston Attack Coming [on Richard Falk]
by Aaron Kalman, April 23, 2013 - The Times of Israel

What the Falk?
by Sohrab Ahmari, April 23, 2013 - The Wall Street Journal

Tennessee School Textbooks Classifies Hamas, Hezbollah, PLO as 'Political Parties'
by Jessica Chasmar, April 23, 2013 - The Washington Times

On Richard Falk
by Mark Leon Goldberg, April 23, 2013 - UN Dispatch

UN Human Rights Official Says Boston Got What It Deserved [on Richard Falk]
by Anne Bayefsky, April 22, 2013 -

University of Cincinnati to Start Degree Program in Arabic
by Cliff Peale, April 22, 2013 -

Controversial Curriculum
by Bret Baier, April 22, 2013 - Fox News

UN Human Rights Official Calls Boston Bombing "Blowback" and "Resistance" [on Richard Falk]
by Daniel Greenfield, April 22, 2013 - FrontPage Magazine

Texas State Board of Education Reviews CSCOPE
April 22, 2013 - KFDA News (Amarillo, TX)

UN Official Justifies Boston Bombings as 'Retribution', Blames America & 'Tel Aviv' [on Richard Falk]
April 22, 2013 - UN Watch

Flynt Leverett: U.S. Is Engaged in a Dirty War Against Iran
by Kourosh Ziabari, April 21, 2013 - Iran Review

Forecast For Mideast: Hazy, With Chance of Democracy [incl. James Gelvin]
by Mitchell Landsberg, April 20, 2013 - Los Angeles Times

CSCOPE and Carthage ISD
by Glenn Hambrick, Donna Porter, Mary Ann Whitaker, April 19, 2013 - Longview News-Journal

Arab Parents Work with Board of Education Toward Language Classes and Better Communication
by Devin McGinley, April 19, 2013 - (Fort Lee Patch)

Loyola Members Teach About Islam [incl. Adil Khan]
by Karl Gommel, April 19, 2013 - The Loyola Maroon (student newspaper of Loyola University New Orleans)

Tennessee Parents Angry Over High School Curriculum
by Tracee Tolentino, April 19, 2013 - WKRN Nashville News

Can the Left Stand Up Against Anti-Semites? [incl. Persis Karim]
by Jonathan S. Tobin, April 17, 2013 - Commentary Magazine

Student Ready for Second Round of Study Abroad in Turkey
by Bri Gefroh, April 17, 2013 - The Spectrum (student newspaper of North Dakota State University)

Concerns About Middle East Studies Workshop [incl. Persis Karim]
by Tammi Rossman-Benjamin and Leila Beckwith, April 16, 2013 - AMCHA Initiative

Lying Deir Yassin Post at RNS Taken Down for "Review" [on Omid Safi]
April 16, 2013 - Elder of Ziyon blog

Communities Like You: Animals and Islam [incl. Ali Asani and Susan Kahn]
April 16, 2013 - News of Harvard University's Islamic Studies Program

A Factual Error in the ... Title? Really? [on Zaytuna College]
April 16, 2013 - Snapshots (Blog of CAMERA)

NC Professor Illustrates Deir Yassin with Nazi Concentration Camp Photo [on Omid Safi]
April 15, 2013 - Elder of Ziyon blog

A Candid Discussion with Haleh Esfandiari
by Reza Akhlaghi, April 15, 2013 - Foreign Policy Association

College Professor Tries to Pass Off Photo from Buchenwald as Deir Yassin [on Omid Safi]
by Zach Pontz, April 15, 2013 - The Algemeiner

Love Me Tenure: Why Bashir Abu-Manneh Left Barnard [incl. Joseph Massad]
by Naomi Cohen and Claire Heyison, April 15, 2013 - The Bwog (student blog of Columbia University)

Lumping Deir Yassin and the Holocaust Together [on Omid Safi]
by Frimet and Arnold Roth, April 15, 2013 - The Jewish Press

Zaytuna College Sets Example in America [incl. Hatem Bazian]
April 13, 2013 -

'Arab Spring' Workshop at UNO Lures Expert [on Joshua Landis; incl. Moshe Gershovich]
by Leslie Reed, April 12, 2013 - Omaha World-Herald

Obama Supporters Criticize Administration's Muslim Brotherhood Policy [incl. John Esposito]
by John Rossomando, April 12, 2013 - The Investigative Project on Terrorism

A Muslim College, With an American Feel [on Zaytuna College]
by Mark Oppenheimer, April 12, 2013 - The New York Times

Filling an 'Appetite for Jewish Learning' [incl. Fred Astren]
by Rebecca Rosen Lum, April 11, 2013 - J. Weekly (Jewish News Weekly of Northern California)

New Library of Arabic Literature Offers First English Translations of Numerous Texts
April 11, 2013 - News of New York University

University of Rhode Island Hires New Professors for Islamic Studies Focus
April 10, 2013 - Associated Press

Low Enrollment Behind Cut to Arabic Program at University of South Dakota
by Megan Card, April 10, 2013 - The Volante (student newspaper of University of South Dakota)

Bargaining With the Devil [on Flynt Leverett and Hillary Mann Leverett]
by Lee Smith, April 10, 2013 - The Weekly Standard

Duke to Host WRAL Documentary Screening, Panel Talk on Muslims [incl. Abdullah Antepli and Carl Ernst]
April 9, 2013 - Capitol Broadcasting Company

Arabic Professor Farouk Mustafa Dies at 70
by Stephanie Xiao, April 9, 2013 - The Chicago Maroon (student newspaper of The University of Chicago)

Arabic Bilingual Program to Start at Fourth School in Edmonton
April 8, 2013 - CBC News

Panel Describes Dire Situation for Middle Eastern Christians [incl. John Entelis]
by Joanna Klimaski, April 8, 2013 - News of Fordham University

American Declares Himself Favourite to Replace Ahmadinejad as Iran President [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Taimur Khan, April 8, 2013 - The National (UAE)

Des Moines Lincoln Expands Summer Arabic Course
April 6, 2013 - Associated Press

Watertown High School Will Add Arabic, Welcome Teacher from Egypt
by Charlie Breitrose, April 5, 2013 - (Watertown Patch)

Georgetown's Summer Egypt Study Abroad Program Cancelled
by Mallika Sen, April 5, 2013 - The Georgetown Hoya

Islamic Supremacist Pseudo-academic Omid Safi to NC Republicans: "Screw you"
by Robert Spencer, April 4, 2013 - Jihad Watch

Global Terrorism Class to Get Visit from American Islamic Congress [incl. Jytte Klausen]
by Debra Filcman, April 4, 2013 - News of Brandeis University

New Minor Offers Comprehensive Study of the Middle East [incl. Michael Vicente Perez]
by Kate Clark, April 4, 2013 - The Daily (student newspaper of the University of Washington)

Georgetown Cancels 2013 Summer Program in Alexandria, Egypt
by Connor Jones, April 4, 2013 - Vox Populi (blog of the Georgetown Voice)

Leading Palestinian Intellectual: U.S. Was Never a Fair Broker of Israeli-Palestinian Peace [on Rashid Khalidi]
by Carlo Strenger, April 3, 2013 - Haaretz

Central Michigan University to Open New School of Public Service
by Randi Shaffer, April 3, 2013 - The Morning Sun

Central Michigan University Announces New Public Service School
by Sam Eggleston, April 2, 2013 - Mid Michigan's Second Wave

From Princeton to Persia [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Katie Cella, April 1, 2013 - Foreign Policy

Zawahiri: Coming To Egypt [incl. Tariq Ramadan]
by Walid Shoebat, April 1, 2013 - FrontPage Magazine

Middle East Studies Faculty Member Speaks at Conference [on Nadine Sinno]
April 1, 2013 - Georgia State University Library Blog

UC Hebrew Lecturer Ties Student Groups to Hamas [on Tammi Rossman-Benjamin]
April 1, 2013 - The Jerusalem Post

Enough Said: The False Scholarship of Edward Said [incl. Bernard Lewis, Fouad Ajami, MESA, ASMEA]
by Joshua Muravchik, March/April 2013 - World Affairs Journal

Palestine - UN Special Rapporteur Bans Free Speech [on Richard Falk]
by David Singer, March 31, 2013 - Canada Free Press

Central Michigan University Introduces School of Public Service and Global Citizenship
by Kyle Kaminski, March 31, 2013 - Central Michigan Life (student newspaper of Central Michigan University)

Topeka High School Grad Presents Research Paper in Qatar
by Jan Biles, March 31, 2013 - Topeka Capital Journal

The Pope Washed a Muslim's Feet. Does This Mean Catholics Cannot Defend Themselves Against the Global Jihad? [incl. Juan Cole]
by Robert Spencer, March 30, 2013 - Jihad Watch

Central Michigan University Offering Cultural and Global Studies Program
by Christine Joyner, March 30, 2013 - Midland Daily News

Iran's Future President? [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Courtney Kealy, March 29, 2013 - FOX News Radio

Hooshang Amirahmadi: Iran's Next President Or Another Reformer To Be Stifled By The Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei And Iranian Clerics?
by Maya Shwayder, March 29, 2013 - International Business Times

A Scholar's Library at Shalem College [incl. Bernard Lewis]
by Martin Kramer, March 29, 2013 - Sandbox (Blog of Martin Kramer)

AMES Program Offers Fresh Take on Arabic
by Anna Horowitz, March 29, 2013 - The Choate News (student newspaper of Choate Rosemary Hall)

Cornell Alumnus to Run for Iranian Presidency [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Lauren Avery, March 29, 2013 - The Cornell Daily Sun

At Boston University: Propaganda Dressed As Scholarship [incl. Joseph Massad]
by Richard L. Cravatts, March 29, 2013 - The Times of Israel

A ... For All Seasons [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Mehdi Jedinia, March 28, 2013 -

Ian Lustick Needs A New Map (And Flare Gun)
by Dexter Van Zile, March 28, 2013 - Snapshots (Blog of CAMERA)

Stephen Walt and the Islamist Lobby
by Petra Marquardt-Bigman, March 28, 2013 - The Algemeiner

Journalist Address Western Media Bias Against Middle East [on Rami Khouri]
by Alfred Ng, March 28, 2013 - The Daily Orange (student newspaper of Syracuse University)

Up For Debate: Do Insiders or Outsiders Have the Clearer View of Iran? [on Flyntt Leverett and Hillary Mann Leverett]
by Hillary Mann Leverett, Flyntt Leverett, and Abbas Milani, March 28, 2013 - The New Republic

Middle East Peace Conference Held in University of North Texas
by Raja Zahid A. Khanzada, March 28, 2013 - The News International

Model Arab League Wins Regional Awards in a Comeback Performance [incl. James Toronto]
by Lucy Schouten, March 28, 2013 - The Universe (student newspaper of Brigham Young University)

Past, Future of Afghanistan Women Subject of Panel [incl. Abdullah Antepli]
by Dawn Baumgartner Vaughan, March 27, 2013 - The Herald-Sun

Politically Correct Curriculum Sinks School Performance
by John Griffing, March 27, 2013 - World Net Daily

New Jersey Professor's Quixotic Quest to be Iran President [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Katie Zezima and Shaya Tayefe Mohajer, March 26, 2013 - Associated Press

Obama's Religious Freedom Appointee Involved in Muslim Event Calling for Limiting Freedom of Speech [incl. Azizah al-Hibri]
by Elizabeth Harrington, March 26, 2013 - Catholic News Service

Arabic Publication Highlights Student Articles in New Magazine
by Haley Davis, March 26, 2013 - The Oklahoma Daily

Rutgers Professor Hooshang Amirahmadi Running for President of Iran, Determined To Appease International Tensions
by Heather Manes, March 25, 2013 -

On Inspiration: An Interview with Sherry Jones
by Elisabeth Storrs, March 22, 2013 - Red Room

Middle East 'Pathways to Peace' Discussion Starts with Oxford Professor [on Tariq Ramadan]
by Shad Engkilterra, March 21, 2013 -

Wellesley Senior Presents at Middle Eastern Studies Conference in Qatar
by Sofiya Cabalquinto and Anne Yu, March 21, 2013 - News of Wellesley College

Watertown Seeks to Add Arabic Language Classes Through State Department Program
by Charlie Breitrose, March 21, 2013 - (Watertown Patch)

Marquette Islam Conference Advocates for Study and Understanding of the Middle East [incl. Enaya Othman]
by Emily Wright, March 21, 2013 - The Marquette Tribune

Lincoln's Arabic Language Program Widens
by Janet Klockenga, March 20, 2013 - Des Moines Register

Obama's Radical Dinner Date [incl. Rashid Khalidi]
by Washington Free Beacon Staff, March 20, 2013 - The Washington Free Beacon

Tariq Ramadan Tackles Ethics in Canada
by Muneeb Nasir, March 19, 2013 -

Social Studies Curriculum for Texas is Facing Review
by Francisco Vara-Orta, March 18, 2013 - San Antonio Express-News

DiPasquale Sheds Light On Islamic Response To Liberalism
by John Wiley, March 18, 2013 - The Boston College Heights

What Went Wrong With Bernard Lewis?
by Andrew G. Bostom, March 17, 2013 - American Thinker

Makiya Has No Regret About Pressing the War in Iraq
by Jordan Michael Smith, March 17, 2013 - The Boston Globe

Why Israeli-Palestinian Peace is So Difficult to Reach [incl. Rashid Khalidi]
by David Harris, March 17, 2013 - The Jerusalem Post

Israel Apartheid Week – Campus Blood Libel [incl. Denis Sullivan and M. Shahid Alam]
by Charles Jacobs, March 15, 2013 - Frontpage Magazine

Oxford Professor Tariq Ramadan Packs Centennial Hall in London
by Craig Gilbert, March 15, 2013 - London Community News

Why Rutgers Professor Hooshang Amirahmadi is Running for President of Iran [incl. Naghmeh Sohrabi]
by Bruce Wallace, March 15, 2013 - PRI's The World

Kilgore Educator Picked as Part of State Panel to Examine Texas Curriculum Guide
by Glenn Evans, March 15, 2013 - The Longview News-Journal

Committee to Review Controversial CScope Curriculum System
by Shirley Jinkins, March 14, 2013 - Fort Worth Star Telegram

Islamic Scholar Tariq Ramadan Addresses More Than 500 People at Centennial Hall in London
by Ryan Mallough, March 14, 2013 - London Free Press

The American Voices of the Islamist Regime in Iran [on Flyntt Leverett and Hillary Mann Leverett]
by Abbas Milani, March 14, 2013 - The New Republic

Former U.S. Ambassador to Israel Daniel Kurtzer Visits University
by Christopher Orlando and Jessica Roberts, March 13, 2013 - The Outlook (student newspaper of Monmouth University)

Tariq Ramadan Center To Hold International Conference; Many Global Muslim Brotherhood Luminaries To Attend
March 12, 2013 - The Global Muslim Brotherhood Daily Report

Panel to Review Criticized Texas Curriculum System
March 12, 2013 - The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Iranian Presidential Candidate Gives Speech on Campus [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Jeremy Gordon, March 10, 2013 - The Daily Californian (student newspaper of UC Berkeley)

Third-Party Curriculum Could Soon Be Gone from Irving School District
by Avi Selk, March 10, 2013 - The Dallas Morning News

Malcolm X Remembered [incl. Tariq Ramadan]
by Herb Boyd, March 8, 2013 - New York Amsterdam News

Slaves, Klansmen and Israeli Salad: Culture Wars Return to Campus [incl. Joseph Massad]
by Tobin Harshaw, March 7, 2013 - Bloomberg View

Democracy and the Future of Islam [on Tariq Ramadan]
by John Daniel Davidson, March 7, 2013 - First Things (publication of The Institute on Religion and Public Life)

Professor Taner Akcam Lecture at OIA: Armenian Genocide Research and Study Programs in USA
March 7, 2013 - Massis Weekly

CSCOPE System Worries Some County Residents
by Amber Washington, March 7, 2013 - The Cleburne Times-Review

Assistant Superintendent Defends CSCOPE in Texas
by Deanna Watson, March 7, 2013 - Times Record News

Who Is the "Imperialist Tool" in the Middle East?
by Barry Rubin, March 6, 2013 - PJ Media

Professor Heads Up Syrian Opposition's U.S. Offices [on Najib Ghadbian]
by Jeannie Nuss, March 5, 2013 - Associated Press

Burqas in Class Prompt Texas Education Agency Review
by Cassie Smith, March 5, 2013 - Beaumont Enterprise

Arabic Teacher Balances Several Part-Time Jobs [on Khaldoun Almousily]
by Liz Geiman, March 5, 2013 - The College Heights Herald (student newspaper of Western Kentucky University)

How to Say Terrible Things in an Academic Way [on Joseph Massad]
by David Frum, March 5, 2013 - The Daily Beast

Scholars Remember Duke Professor by Bridging Black Christian and Muslim Communities [incl. Sherman Jackson, Abdul Waheed]
by Linda Yu, March 5, 2013 - The Duke Chronicle

Musicians Promote Peaceful Coexistence Through Music
by Andrew Smyth, March 4, 2013 - The Brown Daily Herald

Arab Tunes Entrance Listeners
by Aliza Gans, March 4, 2013 - The Justice (student newspaper of Brandeis University)

School Curriculum Tool CSCOPE Subject of State Debate
by Glenn Evans, March 4, 2013 - The Longview News-Journal

The Responsibility of Imperial Power, an Interview with Dr. Hatem Bazian
by Corey Hashimoto, March 3, 2013 - The Path to the Presidency Blog

Rotten to the Core, Part III: Lessons from Texas and the Growing Grassroots Revolt
by Michelle Malkin, March 1, 2013 - Creators Syndicate

Faith Islamic Academy Encourages Students to Read
by Colette M. Jenkins, March 1, 2013 - The Akron Beacon Journal

Overcoming Fear: Northwestern University Professor Wendy Pearlman Speaks With Syrian Refugees in Jordan [incl. Jessica Winegar]
by Margaret Kadifa, March 1, 2013 - The Protest

I Heart Khomeini [on Flynt Leverett and Hillary Mann Leverett]
by Roya Hakakian, March 1, 2013 - The Wall Street Journal

Georgetown Denies Samer Shehata Tenure, Sparks Frustration
by Robert Gordon, February 28, 2013 - Bikya News

Students to Present Research
by Crystal Cummings, February 28, 2013 - The Herald (student newspaper of Arkansas State University)

New Israeli Think Tank to Open in Washington
by Sam Sokol, February 28, 2013 - The Jerusalem Post

Iranian Presidential Candidate Gives a Peek Into Global Politics [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Michael Demsko, February 28, 2013 - Virginia Tech Collegiate Times

University of Arizona Symposium Reflects on Ten Years of Iraq War [incl. Leila Hudson]
by Sarah-Jayne Simon, February 27, 2013 - Arizona Daily Wildcat (student newspaper of University of Arizona)

New Institute on Israel Studies [incl. Nathan J. Brown, Middle East Studies Association]
by Elizabeth Redden, February 27, 2013 - Inside Higher Ed

Local Districts Weigh Options for Utilizing CSCOPE System
by James Draper, February 27, 2013 - Kilgore News Herald

Shenandoah University Adds Collection of Islamic Books on History, Culture to Library
by Kim Walter, February 27, 2013 - The Northern Virginia Daily

University Professor Wants to be the Next President of Iran [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Stephen Adkins, February 27, 2013 - University Herald

Renowned and Beloved Arab Studies Professor Samer Shehata Denied Tenure
by Ryan Greene, February 27, 2013 - Vox Populi (blog of the Georgetown Voice)

Lumberton High School Classroom Photo Sparks Controversy
by Adam Wright, February 26, 2013 -

Mark Steyn's Antidote to Burqa-Mandating Texas Teachers
by Andrew Bostom, February 26, 2013 - American Thinker

Students Told to Call 9-11 Hijackers "Freedom Fighters"
by Todd Starnes, February 26, 2013 - Fox News Radio

Texas High School Under Fire for Pro-Islam Lesson
by Greta Van Susteren, February 26, 2013 - Fox News Radio

Texas High School Tells Teenage Girls to Wear Burqas
by Daniel Greenfield, February 26, 2013 - FrontPage Magazine

New Think Tank Seeks to Consolidate the Growing Field of Israel Studies
by Sean Savage, February 26, 2013 -

Lumberton Students, Superintendent React to Criticism of Geography Lesson
by Ashley Gaston, February 26, 2013 - KBTV News

UCSB Conference Will Focus on Muslim Women as Creators of Islamic Knowledge [incl. Kathleen Moore and Khaled Abou El Fadl]
by Andrea Estrada and George Foulsham, February 26, 2013 - News of UC Santa Barbara

The Rutgers Professor Who Wants To Lead Iran [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Shirin Sadeghi, February 26, 2013 - The Daily Beast

Texas Public School Students Don Burqas, Learn That Muslim Terrorists Are Freedom Fighters
by Eric Owens, February 26, 2013 - The Daily Caller

Parents' Outrage as Female Students are Dressed in Burqas to Teach Them About 9/11 'Freedom Fighters' - NOT Terrorists
February 26, 2013 - The Daily Mail (U.K.)

New Sounds Will Perform Middle Eastern Songs [incl. Mostafa Ouajjani]
by Margot Byrne, February 26, 2013 - The Dartmouth

Texas Students Wear Burqas During Geography Lesson, Prompting Parental Backlash And State Investigation
by Sara Gates, February 26, 2013 - The Huffington Post

Texas Teacher Called 9-11 Hijackers 'Freedom Fighters' And The Holocaust 'Ethnic Cleansing'
February 26, 2013 - The Inquisitr

The Islamification of Texas
by Todd Starnes, February 26, 2013 -

Islamic Studies Lesson at Lumberton, Texas, High School Causes Political Firestorm
by Mark Whittington, February 26, 2013 - Yahoo! News

Burkas in Lumberton! What's Next? "Critical Thinking"?
February 25, 2013 - Beaumont Enterprise

State Investigation Launched After Students Dress in Burqas
by Todd Starnes, February 25, 2013 - Fox News Radio

Facebook Photo of Female Students Dressed in Burqas for Lesson on Islam Prompts State Investigation
by Jason Howerton, February 25, 2013 - The Blaze

Texas Students Dress in Burqas, Taught to Call Muslim Terrorists 'Freedom Fighters'
by Jessica Chasmar, February 25, 2013 - The Washington Times

Students Made to Wear Burqas – in Texas
by John Griffing, February 24, 2013 - World Net Daily

Arlington Public Schools Wins Grant to Teach Arabic, Chinese
February 22, 2013 - Sun Gazette

Iran's Favorite American Apologists Continue to Apologize [on Flynt Leverett and Hillary Mann Leverett]
by Jamie Weinstein, February 22, 2013 - The Daily Caller

New Center for Middle East Studies Launched at University of Denver [incl. Vali Nasr, Christopher Hill, Nader Hashemi]
by Kim DeVigil, February 22, 2013 - The Denver Post

Tenure Denial Incites Backlash [on Samer Shehata]
by Tia Baheri, February 22, 2013 - The Georgetown Hoya

Islamic Terror A Misnomer, Says U.S. Scholar [on Bruce Lawrence]
February 22, 2013 - The New Indian Express

The Rutgers Rut [incl. Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Alana Goodman, February 22, 2013 - Washington Free Beacon

Ten Shocking Lessons a Huge Texas Conglomerate Has Foisted on Public School Students
by Eric Owens, February 21, 2013 - The Daily Caller

'What's Next for the Middle East?' Discusses Region's Future [incl. Louise Cainkar]
by Emily Wright, February 21, 2013 - The Marquette Tribune

McDaniel Lecture to Focus on Challenges that Face Islam [on Muqtedar Khan]
by Alisha George, February 20, 2013 - Carroll County Times

Arabic Department Mimics Chaos of Tahrir Square
by Sara Ainsworth, February 20, 2013 - The Georgetown Voice

Hagel Controversy Picks Up Steam
by Editorial, February 20, 2013 - The Jewish Press

Center for Middle East Studies Looks to Enhance Understanding
by Tamara Chapman, February 19, 2013 - DU Today (news of University of Denver)

Texas Online Curriculum System CSCOPE to Undergo Changes
by Eric Robinson, February 19, 2013 - Independent Voter Network News

The Right to an Awful Defense Secretary? [incl. Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Jennifer Rubin, February 19, 2013 - Right Turn (blog of the Washington Post)

Students Continue to Study in Middle East, Despite Political Turmoil
by Alyssa Berlin, February 19, 2013 - The Daily Pennsylvanian (student newspaper of the University of Pennsylvania)

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffSupporter of Iranian Dictatorship Brought Chuck Hagel to Rutgers University for 2007 Speech [incl. Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Charles C. Johnson, February 18, 2013 - The Daily Caller

Recommended by Campus Watch StaffFilibuster Hagel [incl. Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Bret Stephens, February 18, 2013 - The Wall Street Journal

Western Michigan University Students Unable to Study in Egypt Because of Protests in Previous Years
by Scott Preston, February 18, 2013 - Western Herald

Model Arab League Promotes 'Globalized Perspective' [incl. Coeli Fitzpatrick]
by Lizzy Balboa, February 17, 2013 - Grand Valley Lanthorn (student newspaper of Grand Valley State University)

Visiting Lecturer John Esposito: We "Need a Global Sense of Pluralism"
by Cherry Crayton, February 14, 2013 - Campbell University News

American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) [incl. Hatem Bazian]
by Ryan Mauro, February 12, 2013 - The Clarion Project

Marquette University Student Government Recommends Arabic Minor
by Sarah Hauer, February 12, 2013 - The Marquette Tribune

Iranian Presidential Candidate Campaigns with New-Age Tactics in Old-School Country [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Sean Savage, February 11, 2013 -

Rutgers Professor Running for President of Iran [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Noah Glyn, February 11, 2013 - The Corner (Blog of National Review Online)

UCLA Professor, Student with Family in Egypt Discuss its Status [incl. James Gelvin]
by Christopher Hurley, February 11, 2013 - The Daily Bruin (student newspaper of University of California, Los Angeles)

Muslim Family's School Visit Prompts Investigation
by Brent Frazier, February 11, 2013 - WTHI News (Terre Haute, Indiana)

The Mission of Middle East Studies [incl. Lisa Anderson, Middle East Studies Association, Bassam Haddad]
by Owain Lawson, February 10, 2013 - The Cairo Review of Global Affairs

Rutgers Professor Wants to be President of Iran [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Sergio Bichao, February 8, 2013 - The Daily Record

Professor Pursues Candidacy in Iranian Presidential Race [on Hooshang Amirahmadi, incl. Eric Davis]
by Alex Meier, February 7, 2013 - The Daily Targum (student newspaper of of Rutgers University)

My Fellow Journalists Are Vehicles for Anti-Semitism [incl. Rashid Khalidi]
by Giulio Meotti, February 6, 2013 - Arutz Sheva (

Rethinking Study Abroad, Diverse Youth Travel to China and Middle East
by Alysa Hullett, February 6, 2013 - The Seattle Globalist

Texas Decides to Rein in 'Liberal' Curriculum
by John Griffing, February 6, 2013 - World Net Daily

Texas Lawmakers Blast 'Anti-American', 'Anti-Christian' Curriculum
by Todd Starnes, February 5, 2013 - Fox News Radio

Will America's First Muslim College Serve as a Bridge Between Islamic Culture and Western Values? [on Zaytuna College]
by Billy Hallowell, February 5, 2013 - The Blaze

Rutgers Professor Hopes to Run for Iranian Presidency [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Jonathan Lai, February 5, 2013 - The Philadelphia Inquirer

Laney To Launch Ph.D. Islamic Studies Program [incl. Gordon Newby, Devin Stewart]
by Elizabeth Bruml, February 4, 2013 - Emory Wheel (student newspaper of Emory University)

Samer Shehata Tries To Pull A Fast One On NPR Listeners
by Hugh Fitzgerald, February 4, 2013 - New English Review (The Iconoclast Blog)

Syracuse University Officials to Reevaluate Middle East Programs [incl. Mehrzad Boroujerdi]
by Levi Stein, February 4, 2013 - The Daily Orange (student newspaper of Syracuse University)

Study Abroad Programs Take Classroom Overseas
by Andy Taylor, February 4, 2013 - Tyler Morning Telegraph

Calderwood Professors' Book Park of NEH Cultural Initiative [on Sheila Blair and Jonathan Bloom]
by Rosanne Pellegrini, January 31, 2013 - The Boston College Chronicle

U.S. Scholar Campaigning to be Iranian President [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Michael Wilner, January 30, 2013 - The Jerusalem Post

Candidate For Iranian Presidency Visits NYU [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Su Sie Park, January 30, 2013 - The Washington Square News (student newspaper of New York University)

New Jersey Professor Wants To Be The "Deng Xiaoping Of Iran" [on Hooshang Amirahmadi]
by Rosie Gray, January 29, 2013 - BuzzFeed

Sandy Tolan's The Lemon Tree: Bias and Misinformation Cloaked as History
by Roberta P. Seid, January 26, 2013 - StandWithUs

Juan Cole Making Up Facts Again
January 25, 2013 - Elder of Ziyon Blog

Panel Assesses Palestine's Status as 'Observer State' [incl. James Gelvin]
by Christopher Hurley, January 25, 2013 - The Daily Bruin (student newspaper of University of California, Los Angeles)

Penn Political Review Kicks Off 10th Year of Publication [incl. Ian Lustick]
by Jing Ran, January 23, 2013 - The Daily Pennsylvanian (student newspaper of the University of Pennsylvania)

Tariq Ramadan: The Question to Ask is if the West is Ready for Arab Democracy
by Ilhan Gokalp and Kubra Gokce, January 20, 2013 - Today's Zaman

Brandeis Professors Discuss Upcoming Israeli Elections [incl. Shai Feldman, Ilan Troen, Yehuda Mirsky]
by Cecilie Gromada, January 18, 2013 - The Brandeis Hoot (student newspaper of Brandeis University)

Studying Abroad in Jordan Will Give Knowledge of Country Beyond Conflict
by Lara Sorokanich, January 14, 2013 - The Daily Orange (student newspaper of Syracuse University)

The Rose-Colored Glasses of Daniel Kurtzer
January 13, 2013 - Elder of Ziyon Blog

The Iranian Regime's American Hostage Habit [incl. Haleh Esfandiari]
by Clare Lopez, January 13, 2013 -

Obama Interested in 'Allah-is-God' Curriculum
by John Griffing, January 13, 2013 - World Net Daily

Anti-Israel Prof Picked to Lead Non-existent Anti-Semitism Committee Due to 'Clerical Error,' Says University [on Manzar Foroohar]
by Oliver Darcy, January 11, 2013 -

Look to Egypt for Clues about Obama [incl. Rashid Khalidi]
by Michael Youssef, January 10, 2013 - One News Now

Lincoln High Arabic Program Grows With Student Interest
by Sara Hottman, January 10, 2013 - The Oregonian

UT Student Omid Kokabee Gains More International Support Amid Prison Sentence [incl. Peter Sluglett, Middle East Studies Association]
by David Maly, January 8, 2013 - The Daily Texan (student newspaper of University of Texas at Austin)

Studying Abroad in the Middle East: Do It, Don't Fear It
by Alex Lloyd, January 8, 2013 - The Seahawk (student newspaper of UNC Wilmington)

Obama the Anti-Semite? [incl. Rashid Khalidi]
by Quin Hillyer, January 7, 2013 - The American Spectator

Joseph Massad's Ignorance of Arab Jewry
by Shayna Zamkanei, January 6, 2013 - The Times of Israel

2013 is Banner Year for Islamic School in Oklahoma City
by Carla Hinton, January 5, 2013 - NewsOK

University of Michigan Professor Claims of Israel's Plot to "Starve" Palestinians [on Juan Cole]
by Lee Kaplan, January 4, 2013 - Northeast Intelligence Network

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