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Professor Kanan Makiya

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Professor Kanan Makiya

Professor Kanan Makiya

Professor Kanan Makiya

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Iraqi-born professor Kanan Makiya teaches Islamic and Middle Eastern studies at Brandeis University, outside Boston. He is one of the leading Arab intellectuals who called for the removal of Saddam Hussein; he also advised the Bush administration before the invasion of Iraq.