Tag: Middle East Forum

Angry Germans, Inept Leaders


German topics rarely make it into American cable news. Recently, however, a leading TV show put Chancellor Angela Merkel into the category of “villain of the week.” The reason given: she allowed an invasion of mostly young men from Arab and North African lands into Germany. Assaults during the Cologne New Year’s Eve celebrations seem […]

Ending a Century of Palestinian Rejectionism


Palestinians are on the wrong track and will not get off it until the outside world demands better of them. News comes every year or two of a campaign of violence spurred by Palestinian political and religious leaders spreading wild-eyed conspiracy theories (the favorite: Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem is under threat). A spasm of unprovoked […]

Dr. Asaf Romirowski and Dr. Alexander Joffe – “The Quakers and Palestinian Refugee Relief”


Title: “The Quakers and Palestinian Refugee Relief” Speakers: Dr. Asaf Romirowsky, Executive Director of Scholars for Peace in the Middle East (SPME) and Dr. Alexander Joffe, Shillman-Ginsburg Fellow at the Middle East Forum Date: March 7, 2014 Location: ISGAP Center, New York, as part of the ISGAP Seminar Series, “Antisemitism in Comparative Perspective”.