How Erdogan Consolidates Power: the Weaponization of Turkish Media and the Scapegoating of Minorities

How Erdoğan Consolidates Power: the Weaponization of Turkish Media and the Scapegoating of Minorities Aykan Erdemir October 17, 2018 Watch his speaker playlist here About the speaker Dr. Aykan Erdemir is a Senior Fellow at the Foundation for Defense of … Continue reading



Wael Farouq: Arab Identities and Tribal Culture

Arab Identities and Tribal CultureWael FarouqMay 23, 2018 Watch his speaker playlist About the speaker In his new book, Egyptian scholar Wael Farouq addresses such issues as tribal culture in Arab identity, the invention of the Caliphate, and the history and the role … Continue reading



Alberto Fernandez

Reinventing an American International Broadcasting Network to the Arab World Alberto Fernandez June 6, 2018 Watch his speaker playlist About the speaker Ambassador Alberto M. Fernandez is President of the Middle East Broadcasting Networks, Inc. (MBN). Sponsored by the U.S. government, MBN provides … Continue reading