Critical Conversations: Osamah Khalil On Middle East Policy

Critical Conversations: Osamah Khalil On Middle East Policy

Description: 

In this episode of Critical Conversations, Mehlaqa Samdani talks to Osamah Khalil, the Interim Director of the Middle Eastern Studies Program at Syracuse University and author of "America's Dream Palace." Khalil outlines US policy in the Middle East and how it has evolved from religious interests of missionaries (many from the Amherst area) in the Holy Land, to a focus on economic and political interests after World War II.

Production Date: 
Thursday, April 5, 2018

Critical Conversations

Critical Conversations is a look at current topics and trends on both the local and national levels in an effort to begin a dialogue and consciousness for change