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

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.

Recent Opinion Journalism

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

How the World Failed Syria.The Week, April 5th, 2017.

The Hundred Days From Hell.” Informed Comment, April 3rd, 2017.

How Democrats Can Make Republicans Pay For Justice Gorsuch.The Week, March 20th, 2017.

Does Geert Wilders’ Wipeout Mean Trump-Style Populism Is Toast?The Week, March 16th, 2017.

President Trump Has Made Us All That Astronaut In Interstellar Who Aged 23 Years in Three Hours.The Week, February 24th, 2017.

America Needs More Congressmen. Hundreds and Hundreds More Congressmen.The Week, February 23rd, 2017.

Does President Trump Even Have a Foreign Policy?The Week, February 16th, 2017.

The Weak of Will, The Strong of Arm, The Clown?Informed Comment, February 15th, 2017.

How To Save Red-State Democrats.The Week, February 3rd, 2017.

Leave My Family Alone, President Trump.The Week, January 31st, 2017.

The Art of Obstruction: Democrats should follow 5 rules to obstruct Trump’s GOP.U.S. News and World Report, January 27th, 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!