Guests Samantha Rose Mandeles and Oren Litwin

Samantha Rose Mandeles

Samantha Mandeles serves as the Middle East Forum’s Islamist Watch coordinator. She joined MEF after coordinating anti-BDS faculty efforts for Scholars for Peace in the Middle East and managing distribution for Americans for Peace and Tolerance's documentary film Hate Spaces. After earning her M.A. in Israel, she served as senior campus coordinator and editor-in-chief for the campus team at the Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America (CAMERA) in Boston.

Twitter: @SRMandeles //


Oren Litwin

Previously featured on the show, Oren Liwtin is a research fellow for MEF’s Islamist Watch and does extensive research for the Forum’s Islamist Money in Politics project. He is also an associate fellow for the R Street Institute and has previously served as the political risk fellow for the Young Professionals in Foreign Policy and as an adjunct professor of political science at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis.