Zackery Heern

Commentator

Dr. Zackery Heern is a Middle East Specialist in the Department of History at Murray State.

Commentary
9:08 am
Thu December 13, 2012

The Baha’i Faith: A History of Persecution in Iran

Credit Zackery Heern

Members of the Baha’i Faith are currently experiencing the latest wave of persecution at the hands of the Iranian government. The Baha’i Faith is the second largest religious community in Iran after Shi‘i Islam. It is also the second most geographically widespread religion in the world.

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History Commentary
1:27 pm
Tue June 5, 2012

Islamism and the First Egyptian Presidential Election

Mosques in Cairo
ThutmoseIII, Wikimedia Commons

Dr. Zackery M. Heern, Assistant Professor of Middle East Studies at Murray State University, gives some historical insight into Islam and Egypt's first presidential election.

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