Young Islamic Neo-Conservative Riles a Campus

april 12, 2004  06:34 pm
Oubai Shahbandar has upset some people at Arizona State University in Tempe by posting names and photos of professors on a Web page titled "The Socialist Professor of the Month." He called his campus chapter of the Muslim Students Association "Taliban in training" and wrote a guest column for the Arizona Republic accusing the association and another organization of being out to destroy the U.S. Joe Watson of Phoenix New Times profiles the ambitious, provocative 22-year-old student and explores his ties with leading white conservatives.