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Terror Attack

Why We Don't Label ISIS 'Radical Islam'

John A. Tures | Posted 09.19.2016 | Politics
John A. Tures

ISIS takes credit for any terror attack, and folks who would flunk a test on Middle East politics are quick to claim they are ISIS loyalists, to make themselves feel bigger than they really are.

American Jewish Congress Letter to King of Saudi Arabia after Terrorist Attack

Dr. Munr Kazmir | Posted 08.16.2016 | Crime
Dr. Munr Kazmir

We are saddened to hear of the news of the terror attacks in Jeddah, Qatif, and Medina, Saudi Arabia on July 5. On behalf of the American Jewish Congress (AJCongress), we extend our condolences to the families of all those killed and injured in these attacks.

Missed Connections

Yara Zgheib | Posted 08.04.2016 | Home
Yara Zgheib

No one was to blame for what happened, but that does not make it any less difficult to accept. It was all a matter of missed connections, bad timing, ...

Standing In Solidarity With Victims Of The Orlando Shooting

Dr. Phil McGraw | Posted 11.28.2016 | Entertainment
Dr. Phil McGraw

If you are at all like me, you woke up Sunday morning to the horrific story out of Orlando, Florida that rocked you to the core. Many Americans are left wondering how we can process the grief, frustration, fear and anger that washes over us every time there is a senseless attack on innocent people in our country. The sad fact is we simply do not have the tools or the tests to predict who is or is not going to commit an act of violence. But, what we can do is work to prevent the senseless acts from happening by being more situationally aware.

Ryan J. Reilly

FBI Arrests National Guard Soldier And Cousin In Alleged Terror Plot | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 03.26.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A 22-year-old Army National Guard specialist was arrested by FBI agents on Wednesday while allegedly on his way overseas to join the Is...

Dick Cheney: U.S. Will Suffer 'Far Deadlier Attack' Within Next Decade

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 06.25.2014 | Politics

Former Vice President Dick Cheney offered an extremely morose prediction about the country's future on Tuesday. Asked on the Hugh Hewitt radio show...

Tony Blair: 'There Is A Problem Within Islam'

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 06.03.2013 | Religion

In a column for the Daily Mail, former British prime minister Tony Blair stated "there is a problem within Islam" and implored officials to acknowledg...

Is the War on Terror Worth the Price?

Dennis Trainor | Posted 05.06.2013 | Politics
Dennis Trainor

When one considers how completely out of whack our defense budget is in the post 9/11 age of perpetual war, the cuts will still leave us with a military budget that dwarfs all other countries combined.

If This Is What Hate Can Do to Our Logic, Imagine What Love Could Do

Lilac Sigan | Posted 04.15.2012 | Home
Lilac Sigan

When you say things that legitimize acts of terror executed by America's sworn enemy -- whose side are you really on?

Oslo Bombing: Norway's 9/11?

Foreign Policy | Charles Homans | Posted 09.21.2011 | Home

Kristian Berg Harpviken, director of Norway's Peace Research Institute Oslo, explains why the Norwegian capital might have been on a terrorist's short...

Algeria: al-Qaeda Connection

Jamal Dajani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jamal Dajani

Two days in a row this week car bombs rocked towns near the capital of Algeria, killing 60 members of the security forces, police recruits, and Canadi...

Let's Speak the Truth About Afghanistan

Eric Margolis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Margolis

U.S. and NATO forces are not fighting "terrorists" in Afghanistan but a loose alliance of Pashtun warrior tribes whose resistance to foreign occupation is legendary.

U.S. Headed For "Heightened Alert" Anti-Terror Stage

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Government officials have been quietly stepping up counterterror efforts out of a growing concern that al Qaeda or similar organizations might try to ...

McCain Predicts "Spectacular" Terror Attempts In Iraq Near Election

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain said Friday he expects the presidential election this fall will increase the occurrence of "spectacular" terror attempts in Iraq. Speakin...

White House Backs Lieberman's Terror Attack Prediction

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Asked about Joe Lieberman's prediction this morning that "our enemies will test the new president early," White House Press Secretary Dana Perino back...