Adil E. Shamoo


Adil E. Shamoo

Adil E. Shamoo, a professor at the University of Maryland’s School of Medicine, is an Institute for Policy Studies associate fellow and a Foreign Policy In Focus senior analyst. He is the author of: Equal Worth – When Humanity Will Have Peace.

Shamoo has written and edited 16 books on science and bioethics and his op-eds have run in many newspapers, including the Christian Science Monitor and The Baltimore Sun. Shamoo was born in Baghdad, Iraq and obtained his BSc at University of Baghdad, an MSc at University of Louisville, and a Ph.D. from the City University of New York. You can read his writings on:


Egypt’s Path Winds Toward Democracy

Egypt's presidential election ought to be celebrated as a great success for the forces of democracy in Egypt and the Arab world.

Principled Intervention in Syria

Military intervention in Syria is a high-risk enterprise. Here's a set of principles by which the intervening forces must abide.

In Iraq, Occupation by Another Name

Even as embassy population is reduced, America is projecting power by adding CIA personnel and Special Operations.

Syria’s Revolution Will Succeed

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime must step down immediately--without Western military intervention.

Arab Islamists Are Here to Stay

Given the history of Western support for corrupt secular governments, the popularity of moderate Islamist parties should come as little surprise--nor should it be cause for concern.
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