People

Rashid Khalidi

RASHID ISMAIL KHALIDI — is a Palestinian American historian of the Middle East, the Edward Said Professor of Modern Arab Studies at Columbia University, and director of the Middle East Institute of Columbia’s S...

Leon Poliakov

LEON POLIAKOV — was a French historian who wrote extensively on the Holocaust and antisemitism. He co-founded the Center of Contemporary Jewish Documentation, established to collate documentation relating to th...

Billie Sol Estes

BILLIE SOL ESTES — was an American businessman and financier best known for a business scandal that sent him to jail for fraud multiple times and complicated by his ties to friend and future U.S. President Lynd...

Richard Pipes

RICHARD EDGAR PIPES — is a Polish-American academic who specializes in Russian history, particularly the Soviet Union, who espoused a strong anti-communist point of view throughout his career. He headed Team B,...

Daniel Pipes

DANIEL PIPES — is an American historian, writer, political commentator and pro-Israel lobbyist. He is the president of the Middle East Forum, and publisher of its Middle East Quarterly journal. His writing focu...

Friedrich Hayek

FRIEDRICH HAYEK — was an Austrian and British economist and political philosopher best known for his defense of classical liberalism. His account of how changing prices communicate information which enables ind...