Speaking to Al-Jazeera English before the 2016 election

Speaking to Al-Jazeera English before the 2016 election

Welcome to my home page! Above you’ll find tabs with links to my syllabi, published work, c.v. and projects. If you’re a prospective student and you want to know more about Roosevelt’s Political Science program, please email me at dfaris@roosevelt.edu and follow me on Twitter @davidmfaris.


New Articles

Trump Isn’t Preparing to Fire Mueller. What He’s Doing is Worse.The Week, June 14th, 2017.

Comey Won’t Bring Down Trump. Trump Will.The Week, June 9th, 2017.

Why Are People Still Losing Their Minds About Hillary?” The Week, May 31st, 2017.

Trump’s groveling speech in Saudi Arabia was a national embarrassment.The Week, May 22nd, 2017.

Recent Opinion Journalism

Republicans Must Impeach Trump — For Their Own Good.The Week, May 17th, 2017.

The Myth of the Global Populist Wave.The Week, May 10th, 2017.

Does Trump Think America Could Win a Nuclear War?” The Week, May 3rd, 2017.

Coultergate and the Truth About Campus Free Speech.Informed Comment, May 2nd, 2017.

The Incredible Shrinking Secretary of State.The Week, April 20th, 2017.

Why Chemical Weapons Shouldn’t Be America’s Red Line in Syria.The Week, April 11th, 2017.

Filibuster or Bust: The GOP is dooming itself if it eliminates the filibuster.” U.S. News and World Report, April 6th, 2017.



Published in May 2013: Dissent and Revolution in a Digital Age: Social Media, Blogging and Activism in Egypt. See the tab labeled “book” above for more details. Acquire a copy for your university library!