Prof. Phyllis Chesler

Boko Haram: The West Has Woken Up, Media Still Asleep

Should America and the West take on Boko Haram or not. The writer has been wrestling with the question for weeks. TIME magazine helped make up her mind., 5/20/2014, 8:13 PM

Has the 'Occupation' Caused Syrian Men to Beat Wives?

83 per cent of Syrian women reported they are victims of violence inflicted on them by their parents, while 72 per cent cited their husbands and 56 per cent their brothers., 4/30/2014, 11:37 PM

Brandeis Feminists Fail the Historic Moment

Feminists have departed from universal human rights, put a greater focus on anti-racism than on anti-sexism, and adopted a deadly multi-cultural relativism., 4/16/2014, 9:29 PM

Honor Dishonored: Brandeis and Ayaan Hirsi Ali

What students and professors fail to understand, Orwell understands all too well. Would Louis D. Brandeis, the first Jewish-American Supreme Court Justice, be allowed to speak at his namesake university today?, 4/11/2014, 8:11 AM

Memorial for a Dear Friend

Prof. Chesler placed this ad in the New York Times. We join her in mourning a special human being., 4/6/2014, 12:58 AM

Multiculturalism, Islam and Child Sex Slavery

"Easy meat" is how Islamic doctrine looks at the abuse of non-Muslim women. And now it is documented in the UK., 3/26/2014, 10:58 AM

What is Going On in Texas, USA?

Islamic honor killing has already come to America. Prison Islam is on the rise., 3/19/2014, 4:18 AM

Anti-Semitism, Old and New

Anti-Semitism is the current Moment Magazine Cover Story. It could have been published by Esther in Shushan. Short and to the point., 3/15/2014, 8:26 PM

'J Street Challenge': Truth Trumps Lies

The new film, 'J Street Challenge', is short, powerful, and an absolute must-see., 2/18/2014, 4:21 PM

The New RDS Movement: History Will Vindicate This

Dr. Dahn Hiuni's Retractions and Disavowals in Scholarship (RDS) calls on academics to examine current and completed research for questionable sources and to retract or disavow portions coming from writers biased against Israel., 2/3/2014, 8:56 AM

Jewish Students Fight Back on Canadian Campus

Jewish students are standing their ground and fighting back., 1/24/2014, 5:40 AM

It's Out in the Open: Anti-Zionism is Anti-Semitism

We have lost the first round in the Battle of Ideas, but at least with this admission, the lines are drawn., 1/21/2014, 9:48 PM

How PA Incitement is Morally Equivalent to Anything

When Is Palestinian incitement against Israel morally equivalent to just about anything?, 1/8/2014, 7:21 AM

The Roman Solar Year That Was

Lots of bad news politically, but lots of Israeli - and personal - accomplishments sum up 2013., 12/30/2013, 7:56 AM

Israel vs.Islamists: Setting the Record Straight

Muslim-on-Muslim violence is what the world should be condemning. Instead, the Brits put up a "wall" in London the protest the security wall that discriminates against suicide bombers., 12/24/2013, 9:50 PM

Why Are America and The West Funding Sharia Law?

How long is the West going to be bound to doing the impossible?, 11/27/2013, 5:32 AM

Hamas is Brainwashing Youngsters - It's in the NY Times

Kids are brainwashed, writers fear for their lives, Israeli books are banned. Peace?, 11/6/2013, 6:41 AM

Cinematic Apartheid vs. Righteous Artists of our Time

Why appease our denigrators? We should encourage those who resist anti-Israel pressure., 7/25/2013, 8:40 PM

L'Attentat: Suicide Bombing as a Female Career Option

An Arab doctor and his suicide bomber wife are the focus of a complex film banned in Lebanon., 6/26/2013, 3:23 PM

Mad and Lethal Jew-Hatred Has Taken Front Stage

Are Jews - and the West - reading the danger signals?, 6/4/2013, 8:40 AM

The Price of Justice for a Pakistani Girl

The story of one courageous victim whose family, rather than killing her for defiling "family honor", supported her fight for justice., 6/2/2013, 12:28 AM

"I Sleep in Hitler's Room" - A Wakeup Call

Tuvia Tenenborn has German youth lining up to buy his book on Germany today. It is about an incurable disease. But he can't find a publisher in the land of the free and the home of the brave., 5/23/2013, 11:40 AM

What's New About the New Anti-Semitism?

Phyllis Chesler has finished the book that caused her long absence from Arutz Sheva. Welcome back!, 5/9/2013, 11:49 PM

What Jonathan Kay Got Wrong

Kay is off the mark when he writes about the early demise of conspiracy theories and blood libels against the Jews. And that's not all., 2/10/2013, 6:48 AM

"The Gatekeepers" Opens the Gate for Anti-Zionism

Liberal left Jews - the 'good' Jews, not those fanatic Zionists - saw the movie almost as a religious experience., 2/4/2013, 6:08 PM

The Indian Gang Rape-Murder Just Scratched the Surface

On leave from writing for A7 in order to finish her new book, the apalling murder-rape in India impelled the author to write this incisive and horrifying article about what happens to women in the Hindu and Muslim world. A call to action., 1/1/2013, 10:45 PM

Why Is the NY Times Islamist Terrorism's Apologist?

The NY Times is not just an apologist, but the leading apologist for Islamic terrorism. It bears responsibility for the results., 11/27/2012, 8:21 AM

Up Against a Faux-istinian Culture of Human Sacrifice

Formerly colonized people of color, especially if they are Muslims, can Do No Wrong—and Jews and Israelis can Do Nothing Right. That’s the cognitive game, that’s how it’s rigged., 11/19/2012, 7:48 AM

What a Wonderful People! and What a Cynical World!

Israel's actions on both fronts, the military and the humanitarian, defy comparison. , 11/15/2012, 11:29 PM

Stevens Video: Dancing With Corpses, Dancing in Blood

I have been looking at the photos and the brief video of Ambassador Stevens and I have spoken to two different Arabists, who assure me that the mob dragging Steven’s body are chanting a song of victory over one’s enemies and are praising God for it., 9/21/2012, 2:42 AM

Issues of Importance, Presidential Elections 2012

This piece is dedicated to Prime Minister Netanyahu, writes Prof. Chesler, 'who would be treated like royalty were he to visit my home'., 9/13/2012, 12:33 AM

Lara's Lies - Or How Peace Now Sees the IDF

Arutz Sheva welcomes back Prof. Chesler, who has just completed the book that kept her from writing for us for a period of time., 9/7/2012, 11:01 AM

An Open Letter to My Readers

Phyllis Chesler, while explaining why the work on her new book has made her A7 articles few and far between, cannot help informing us of what is going on in the Islamic world - and what is (not) being done about it., 5/9/2012, 3:37 PM

Will Obama Stop the Bomb?

Is the problem that Israel is perceived as the new shtetl? Are Israelis the new “Yids” who will ruin it for the American Jews?, 4/27/2012, 7:30 AM

An Honor Killing that Never Happened: A Cautionary Tale

The internet tempts us to simply “play telephone” with information. Research is passe. Investigative journalism is a thing of the past. And when a false report goes viral, the real ones get played down afterwards., 4/15/2012, 12:36 AM

On the Islamophobia Train: The Rabbi and the Imam

Jews are equating "Islamophobia" with anti-Semitism because it is politically correct and possibly profitable, as well. Are Rabbi Schneier and his partner,, Imam Shamsi Ali, the leaders we need?, 3/16/2012, 1:41 PM

The Anti-Islamist Muslim Voice

There are Muslims out there who do not believe in extremism, says the writer, and who have organized to give voice to their views. She has met some of them., 3/8/2012, 11:53 PM

Ten Minutes on Honor Killings

Phyllis Chesler told Canadians about honor killings on a Canadian TV station. Now you can watch her tell the shocking story., 3/1/2012, 10:52 PM

The Muslim Brotherhood Smear Job on The 3rd Jihad

Let’s balance our principled American concern with the rights of individuals who are presumed innocent until proven guilty against the rights of civilians of all faiths and race to survive. The link to the film is in the article., 2/8/2012, 5:36 PM

Let's Admit It: Honor Killing in the West is by Muslims

Come on, mainstream media. You can say it, telling the non-politically correct truth: Muslims are bringing their honor killing 'tradition' to the West. And that means Canada and the USA., 2/3/2012, 7:25 AM

Is The NYT's Agenda to Normalize Islam in the West?

There is no nuance, no balance, no justice in the plethora of anti-Israel pieces in the NYT. But there is another agenda as well - normalizing Islam, especially in North America and Europe. See the evidence below., 1/25/2012, 4:43 PM

Tale of 2 Women: Pakistani Terrorist & Somali-Dutch MP

The typical left point of view is that the West has caused jihad due to its allegedly imperialist, colonialist, racist, and capitalist policies. Anyone who does not blame the West, especially America and Israel, is politically suspect. , 1/24/2012, 1:08 PM

Jews and HIndus: Building A Passage to India

Jews and HIndus have both been victims of attempted extermination by Islamics. Of course, not all Muslims are terrorists. But today, most terrorists are Muslims. A speech to Hindu youth in Pune., 1/11/2012, 12:00 PM

Gingrich Just Revealed that the Emperor has no Clothes

Read 16th century writer Relandi's book on who lived in Israel during his lifetime. It wasn't Arabs. And he went to see for himself. , 12/12/2011, 10:40 PM

The End of Religious Freedom

President Obama must prevent the shutting down of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom. The need for its work has never been so acute as Islamists gain power., 12/7/2011, 10:27 AM

To Sweden: Save Khalid Saheed's Life - Let Him Stay

Norway is the country that once awarded Yasser Arafat a Nobel Peace Prize, but neighboring Sweden has been at the forefront of human rights activism. Now, in sending an apostate back to Pakistan, Sweden is failing its own stated ideals. , 12/4/2011, 7:40 AM

Occupy Wall Street's Anti-Semitism Should Scare You

Even if you are not Jewish, even if you do not support Israel, you should see Gloria Greenfield’s Unmasked: Judeophobia. It directly concerns you., 10/20/2011, 8:52 PM

The Sublime Alterman

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Words, Words, Words - But They Count

America and Israel's very existence shames, taunts, dwarfs, offends, the dysfunctional apartheid tyrannies., 9/21/2011, 1:46 PM

After the Storm: Let the Israelites Go?

How many plagues will it take to get the message? Rabbi Shalom Dov Wolpe of Our Land of Israel said G-d is warning the Obama administration to stop pressuring Israel, but even Charles Krauthammer sees a connection., 8/28/2011, 1:17 AM

Video: When Middle East Politics Invade the Campus

Imagine a conference on the Middle East featuring pro-Israel speakers with no heckling or jeering. Watch it here. Thought provoking., 8/16/2011, 4:12 PM

Multiculturalism = Racism

Our intrepid writer warns the West of what is developing. There are none so blind as those who will not see. , 8/11/2011, 8:20 AM

An Eye for an Eye in Tehran

Islamic gender apartheid has quietly, openly, and fully penetrated the West. It is all going on in North America and Europe: mutilation, polygamy, forced veiling, normalized daughter-and wife-beating, forced arranged marriage, and honor killing., 8/2/2011, 11:05 PM

What Did the Norwegian Murderer Think?

The author strongly condemns the murder, but challenges the grieving Norwegian government and intelligentsia to do something effective about their own failed multi-cultural policies. , 7/25/2011, 11:21 AM

Big Lies Have Gone Global

If there is war In Jerusalem, it will spare nobody and after the Jews, it will be the turn of the Christians., 7/22/2011, 8:12 AM

Bombs Beneath the Burqa

For reasons of safety, the West, and for that matter the entire Muslim world, should immediately ban the burqa as a security risk. Burqa and jihad go hand in hand. That's besides what it does to the women themselves., 7/6/2011, 11:06 AM