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Middle East Confrontation: A Clash of Politics and Culture?

October 25, 2012

A Panel Discussion on the Middle East Upheaval
Moderated by Professor Paula Rayman, Director of Middle East Center for Peace, Development and Culture


  • Deina Abdelkader, Professor, Political Science Department
  • Gregory Aftandilian, Associate, Middle East Center, Senior Fellow, Center for National Policy
  • Shana Minkin, Professor, History Department

The panel explored the latest upheaval in the Middle East. Panelists explored the media’s perception of the recent clashes, the US foreign policy towards the Middle East, the conflict in Syria, and the role of democracy in Islam.

Sponsored by: 
Middle East Center for Peace, Development, and Culture 
Middle Eastern Students Association