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France Must Fight Terrorism Without Harming The Spirit Of Liberty

Carlo Strenger | Posted 07.20.2016 | World
Carlo Strenger

Political moderates, in addition to showing zero tolerance for radical Islamism, must relentlessly attack and expose the lies of right-wing populists. Because when they claim that they can vanquish Islamist terrorism quickly and effectively, they either don't know what they are talking about, or worse, are willing to lie to the electorate to come to power.

The 'Loser Terrorists'

Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey | Posted 07.17.2016 | World
Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

The inspiration of many of today's terrorists is to achieve name recognition or even re-branding from loser to terrorist.

The "Radical" Muslims I Know Are Not Terrorists

Jacqui Oesterblad | Posted 07.21.2016 | Religion
Jacqui Oesterblad

I've known a lot of radical Muslims in my life, but none of them have looked the way they do on Fox News. In college, I studied the works of Rumi and ...

Donald Trump's Pressure On Hillary Clinton Seems To Be Working

The Huffington Post | Marina Fang | Posted 06.28.2016 | Politics

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, responding to Tuesday's terrorist attack in Istanbul, called for the United States to "de...

How a Young Londoner Escaped Radical Islam

Rodney Wilson | Posted 06.22.2016 | Religion
Rodney Wilson

Sohail is not yet 30, so he has many years ahead to help build a more peaceful and loving world. His future is limitless and unknown. What is known is this: Sohail's past as a young Londoner who escaped radical Islam is behind him and now he's doing everything he can to help others do the same.

Some Challenges Born Of The Orlando Massacre, Including A Challenge To Silicon Valley

Matthew Fox | Posted 06.22.2016 | Impact
Matthew Fox

As families, friends, and supporters gather for the funerals of the innocent victims of the horrific Orlando shooting, I see three profound challenges coming to the fore for our society.

Can We Stop Talking About 'Radical Islam' and Get To The Elephant in The Room?

Nida Khan | Posted 06.28.2016 | Politics
Nida Khan

President Obama forcefully pushed back against presumptive Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump on Tuesday, calling his incessant outcry to use the term 'radical Islam' a political talking point.

A Faint Ray Of Light Through The Darkness

Stephen Schwartz | Posted 06.27.2016 | Religion
Stephen Schwartz

In the aftermath of the hideous massacre in Orlando on June 12, relations between Muslims and Westerners seem to have reached their lowest point in de...

The Question That Won't Go Away About Muslims and Terrorism

John Barton | Posted 06.21.2016 | Religion
John Barton

Why don't more Muslims denounce extremism and terrorism? I can still count on that question to surface whenever I teach about Islam in various Chr...

Weekend Roundup: The Orlando Shooting Reveals the Clash of Civilizations Within

Nathan Gardels | Posted 06.17.2016 | World
Nathan Gardels

It is de rigueur among tolerant liberals who don't want to divide society further in our unsettling times to dismiss Samuel Huntington's thesis of a "clash of civilizations." But Huntington was right -- though perhaps in a way he didn't grasp. (continued)

Orlando: How Our Ideology Is Killing Us

Robert Hall | Posted 06.17.2016 | Politics
Robert Hall

Our enemy's beliefs and connected actions threaten our safety and our way of life. Our failure to connect our beliefs to the higher purpose of constructive relationships blocks our attempts to respond with holistic, strategic action. It is time to Relationship-up!

Why We're Debating the Term 'Radical Islam' in the Wake of Orlando

Kicker | Posted 06.17.2016 | Politics
Kicker

The more we learn more about the Pulse nightclub tragedy and shooter Omar Mateen, the murkier the picture seems to become.

Orlando Is the Convergence of Many Causes

Graham E. Fuller | Posted 06.16.2016 | World
Graham E. Fuller

The anguish of the Middle East region is now spreading out across much of the globe and leaching back into our own American society. The U.S. cannot kill at leisure abroad and remain untouched at home.

Obama Excoriates Republican Obsession With The Term 'Radical Islam'

The Huffington Post | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 06.14.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Tuesday forcefully rebuked Republicans who have berated him for refusing to characterize lone wolf terror atta...

Donald Trump Calls On Obama To Resign Over Orlando Shooting

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 06.13.2016 | Politics

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump issued a bombastic call for President Barack Obama to resign on Sunday over the president's r...

Israel Not All Doom and Gloom

Jonathan Adelman | Posted 06.01.2016 | World
Jonathan Adelman

Israel seems to be undergoing a protracted period of gloom and doom. The quarreling about its future leaders and possible downfall of Netanyahu make Israel look weak and incompetent.

Panama Papers: Winners and Losers

Natasha Srdoc | Posted 05.23.2016 | World
Natasha Srdoc

Tax avoidance is legal. Tax evasion is not. The U.S. tax code is full of various tax loopholes which allow taxpayers to legally avoid paying taxes. ...

London Rejects Fear and Elects Its First Muslim Mayor

Carla Seaquist | Posted 05.19.2016 | Politics
Carla Seaquist

With 50% of Americans agreeing with fear-mongering Donald Trump that Muslims must be barred from entering this country, the fact that London, one of t...

The Hypocrisy of America's Alarm at Racism in France

Caroline Fourest | Posted 04.28.2016 | World
Caroline Fourest

In its 2015 report, the U.S. Department of State expresses concern with anti-Semitic and anti-Muslim incidents in France. Although this concern is justified, it must be put into context.

The Spirit of the Age: Three Vignettes

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 04.27.2016 | World
Bernard-Henri Lévy

The truly serious matter of the past week is the mounting debate over the possible exit of the United Kingdom from the European Union. Unlike many, I am not at all persuaded that such an exit would be fatal or even necessarily harmful to the EU.

Pentagon: Fewer Foreign Fighters Joining Islamic State

Reuters | Annum Masroor | Posted 04.26.2016 | World

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of foreign fighters joining the Islamic State militant group in Iraq and Syria has decreased sharply in the past yea...

WATCH: Fareed Zakaria, Reza Aslan Discuss Saudi's Terrorism Influence

The WorldPost | Farah_Mohamed | Posted 04.25.2016 | World

On April 25, Fareed Zakaria will present a special CNN program titled “Why They Hate Us," a follow-up to his post-9/11 Newsweek story that explored ...

Leaders From America, Europe, Israel and New Zealand Stand With Belgium's Citizens - Brussels Attacks

Natasha Srdoc | Posted 03.29.2016 | World
Natasha Srdoc

In the aftermath of the Brussels terror attacks, which killed 35 people and injured 270, leaders from the Unites States of America, Europe, Israel and...

For Pakistan, Radical Islam Is the Problem, Not the Solution

Malik Siraj Akbar | Posted 03.28.2016 | World
Malik Siraj Akbar

A day before the tragic bomb blast in Lahore, a city described as "the heart of Pakistan", I hosted Raza Rumi, a prominent liberal Pakistani journalist, on a live radio show to inquire if Pakistan's prime minister Nawaz Sharif had finally decided to walk his country on the path to liberalization.

The Bob & Chez Show Podcast: Terror Attacks in Brussels, Plus Trump's Ridiculous WaPo Editorial Board Transcript

Bob Cesca | Posted 03.23.2016 | Politics
Bob Cesca

Today's topics include: Terror Attacks in Brussels; Donald Trump Bungles Response to Brussels; Tim Russert's White Board; The Cruelty of All Religions, Including Islam; Alex Jones Says Brussels is a False Flag; and more.