Sa'ed Atshan is a Postdoctoral Fellow in International Studies at Brown University. He received a PhD in Anthropology and Middle Eastern Studies from Harvard University.
Blog: A Palestinian living in Ramallah addresses a letter to foreigners disparaging his lifestyle.
Comment: Ensuring LGBTQ rights across the region is a moral responsibility, and should reflect the diverse make-up of the region, says Sa'ed Atshan.
Comment: The Israeli initiative to bring young Muslim-Americans to Israel is deeply troubling. It conflates Zionism with Judaism and violates the moral imperative to act against a profoundly racist state.