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Professor Dov Waxman in the News

Professor Dov Waxman in the News

Professor Waxman recently participated in two interviews on Al Jazeera America. He discussed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s upcoming address to Congress and the fluctuating support for Netanyahu in American politics. To watch a video of this interview, click here. In a subsequent interview, Waxman discussed the political effects of Congressional democrats boycotting the Prime Minister’s speech….
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Published On: March 3, 2015 |
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Graduate Student Matthew Cohen Published by Israel Journal of Foreign Affairs

Graduate Student Matthew Cohen Published by Israel Journal of Foreign Affairs

Matthew Cohen recently co-authored an article with Chuck Freilich that was published by the Israel Journal of Foreign Affairs. The article entitled, “The Delegitimization of Israel: Diplomatic Warfare, Sanctions, and Lawfare” is available here. This publication focuses on the delegitimization campaigns that Israel has faced and offers suggestions on what tools the country should use to counteract these attacks….
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Published On: February 27, 2015 | Tags: ,,,,
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Political Science Undergrad Students Excel at Model NATO Conference

Political Science Undergrad Students Excel at Model NATO Conference

Several Political Science undergraduate students attended the International Model NATO Conference in D.C. from February 12th-15th. Northeastern students took home first and third place for the Germany and Croatia delegation, respectively, and were advised by Professor Philip D’agati. Political Science student Stephanie Leahy was awarded the Out­standing Chair Award for her leadership. To read more about this story in the Northeastern News, click here….
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Department Chair Mitchell Orenstein in the Media

Department Chair Mitchell Orenstein in the Media

Professor Orenstein recently co-authored an article published by Foreign Affairs entitled The Hungarian Putin? which details the political actions of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban. Professor Orenstein was also published by the Foreign Policy Research Institute in the article Vladimir Putin: An Aspirant Metternich? which focuses on a comparison between Putin and Austrian Prince Klemens von Metternich….
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Published On: February 20, 2015 | Tags: ,,,,,,
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Master’s Student Erika Koss Invited to Lemkin Summit

Master’s Student Erika Koss Invited to Lemkin Summit

Erika Koss will be attending the 2015 Lemkin Summit: A National Gathering of the Next Generation of Human Rights Defenders in Washington, DC on February 21-23. Erika will be attending panels that consider the recent atrocities in Sudan and Congo, which touches on her research at Northeastern. To read more, click here….
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Student Capstone Projects Published by Student Pulse

Student Capstone Projects Published by Student Pulse

Professor Michael Tolley’s Fall 2014 Capstone class was recently published by the online journal Student Pulse. The students’ published articles focus on the presidency of Barack Obama, and were presented at a Conference on the Obama Presidency held at Northeastern in November 2014. To read the volume, click here….
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Graduate Student Michael Becker in the Media

Graduate Student Michael Becker in the Media

PhD Student Michael Becker’s research on lone wolf terrorism has been featured by several media outlets, including Mother Jones, Huffington Post, Medium, and TomDispatch. These articles cite Becker’s research that was featured last year in Studies in Conflict & Terrorism, an academic journal….
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Published On: February 15, 2015 | Tags: ,,,
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Professor Denise Garcia featured by the Global Policy Journal

Professor Denise Garcia featured by the Global Policy Journal

Professor Denise Garcia’s article entitled “Killer Robots: Why the US should Lead the Ban” was recently published by the Global Policy Journal. To view the article, click here….
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Published On: February 13, 2015 | Tags: ,,,
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Professor Abrahms in the Media

Professor Abrahms in the Media

Professor Max Abrahms was featured in several news articles as an expert on terrorism studies. He was cited by the Washington Post in “Boko Haram is just as vicious. Why does the Islamic State get all the headlines?” Abrahms provided further commentary in the Wall Street Journal article, “Militants’ Deadline Expires on Prisoner Swap With Jordan” and in the Newsweek article, “ISIS Attack on Tripoli Hotel Opens New Front Against West.”…
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Published On: February 3, 2015 | Tags: ,,,,,
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Professor Orenstein on Pension Systems for CCTV

Professor Orenstein on Pension Systems for CCTV

Professor Orenstein appeared in a discussion on CCTV America to discuss pension systems worldwide. To watch a video of the interview, click here….
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