...Ms. Hirsi has had the courage to say unpopular things about the religion of Islam and the ideology of Islamism....Read the rest HERE.
...Your decision reflects a now-widespread double standard of broad criticism of Judaism and Christianity combined with fear—yes it is fear—to write and speak with equal critical spirit about Islam....Once a proud alumnus, I will be forced to disavow my relationship with Brandeis in the future.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
See the letter Scholars working on the Middle East…have denounced well-founded scholarship as ‘Islamophobia’ by Jeffrey Herf (Ph.D from Brandeis, 1981), Professor, Department of History, University of Maryland College Park. Excerpt below the fold: