Webinars

The future of US-Lebanese relations

David Schenker is the Taube Senior Fellow at The Washington Institute and director of the Program on Arab Politics. Confirmed by the Senate on June 5, 2019, he served as Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs through January…

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Antisemitic Rhetoric in Urdu on YouTube: An Analysis

This webinar was held November 22, 2022 and led by Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi. He discussed his contribution on “Antisemitic Rhetoric in Urdu on YouTube” from the recently published “Antisemitism on Social Media” (London: Routledge, 2022). For his work on this chapter, Dr.…

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Middle East Studies Centers Captured by Activists

 This webinar was held October 20, 2022 and led by Neetu Arnold, Senior Research Associate at the National Association of Scholars (NAS). Middle East Studies Centers (MESC) have strayed from their mission to objectively study the Middle East and Islam, a new…

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Alexa: what can be expected from Israeli Elections?

An assessment of the factors triggering this fifth round of voting in the past three and a half years. Donna Robinson Divine is the Morningstar Family Professor of Jewish Studies and Professor of Government, Emerita at Smith College where she…

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The Campus War Against Israel & Jews

Richard L. Cravatts, Ph.D., author of six books, is President Emeritus of Scholars for Peace in the Middle East (SPME). As a professor for the past 15 years, he has taught over 21 courses at 14 universities in Florida and…

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A Boundless Reimagining of Israel Education

Israel is inextricably linked with the past, present and future of the Jewish people. Despite its profound centrality and importance to Jewish life, Israel remains a deeply divisive topic for American Jewry and beyond . Even as Israel is redefining…

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Islamist Charities and Antisemitism

Sam Westrop has headed Islamist Watch since March 2017, when MEF absorbed the counter-extremism unit of Americans for Peace and Tolerance (APT), where he was the research director. Before that, he ran Stand for Peace, a London-based counter-extremism organization monitoring…

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