Congratulations to CJC Prof. Moran Stern, who received the University of Maryland's 2021-2022 Don C. Piper Award for the best journal article by a graduate student. CJC students Maddox Angerhofer, Marie-Ann Wells and Michelle Fan served as research assistants on the article, "Factionalisation from Below: The Case of Palestinian Fatah."

CJC Prof. Ira Forman Quoted in the Washington Post

Washington Post
January 16, 2022

The CJC's Professor Ira Forman (formerly Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism) was quoted in yesterday's Washington Post. Read his thoughts in this article on the Texas synagogue attack and need to prioritize combating antisemitism.

CJC Prof. Jessica Roda Receives Cashmere Subvention Award

Association for Jewish Studies
January 14, 2022

A hearty congratulations to the CJC's Professor Jessica Roda, who is this year's recipient of the Cashmere Subvention Award in Jewish, Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies! More on the award here.

CJC Senior Advisor Jacques Berlinerblau's Commentary on Secularism and the Jan. 6 Insurrection

Salon
January 7, 2022

"Could any comparable display of free exercise have occurred in any country with clear constitutional guidelines about the relation between government and religion?" writes Prof. Jacques Berlinerblau. Read his latest piece on secularism and the January 6th insurrection for Salon.

Read CJC Dir. Bruce Hoffman on Accelerationism and the 2021 Capitol Attack

Council on Foreign Relations
January 5, 2022

The CJC wishes you and yours a happy New Year. We hope that you have had a safe and restful holiday. Over the break, CJC Director Bruce Hoffman wrote a brief on accelerationism for the Council on Foreign Relations. Be sure to read it here.

Read CJC ExCo Member Prof. Daniel Byman on Terror Threats after January 6

Brookings Institution
January 5, 2022

CJC ExCo Member Daniel Byman has offered his assessment of terror threats in the U.S in the aftermath of the January 6 insurrection for the Brookings Institution. Click our title above to read his article.

CJC Prof. Tamara Cofman Wittes Renominated as Assistant Administrator of USAID

The White House
January 4, 2022

Congratulations to the CJC's Professor Tamara Cofman Wittes on her renomination as Assistant Administrator of USAID by President Biden!

The CJC's Amb. Dennis Ross Signs Statement on Diplomatic Resolution to Iran Nuclear Challenge

Washington Institute for Near East Policy
December 17, 2021

The CJC's Amb. Dennis Ross is a signatory of a statement on improving the potential for a diplomatic resolution to the Iran nuclear challenge. You can read the full statement here.

Read CJC Prof. Danielle Pletka on the Taiwan Question

Foreign Policy
December 2, 2021

Click the link above to read CJC Prof. Danielle Pletka's thoughts on Washington's response to the Taiwan question.

Read CJC ExCo Member Daniel Byman's Latest for the Middle East Journal

The Middle East Journal
November 30, 2021

CJC ExCo Member Prof. Daniel Byman wrote about the weaponization of social media in the Middle East. Read the Middle East Journal article here.