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Allies Against Islamism in the Mideast Could Learn From the Fight in Nigeria

Allies Against Islamism in the Mideast Could Learn From the Fight in Nigeria

Ivan Eland  03. 9.2015
The main thing that a comparison of the fight against ISIS and Boko Haram, both regional threats in oil producing areas, should tell us:...

Endless U.S. Support for Dictators Powers Islamic State

Steve Koppman  03. 6.2015
What if the real problem in the Middle East isn't a few thousand crazy guys running around in the desert chopping off heads? What if the...
Why ISIS Exists

Why ISIS Exists

Adil E. Shamoo  03. 6.2015
The Middle East is suffering the blowback from rotten U.S. policies, disastrous wars, and cultural turmoil. ISIS and its ilk are one result....
Who is Kim Ki-Jong, The Man Who Attacked South Korea's U.S. Ambassador?

Who is Kim Ki-Jong, The Man Who Attacked South Korea's U.S. Ambassador?

김도훈  03. 5.2015
The U.S. ambassador to South Korea, Mark Lippert, was attacked with a 10-inch knife on Thursday morning. The man who carried out the slashing,...
White Terrorism

White Terrorism

Robert Koehler  03. 5.2015
The president doesn't "love" America? Would that it were true. Would that the president felt a responsibility to the global future and,...

The Dance for Pakistan's Soul

Aanya Niaz  03. 5.2015
The Lahore Literary Festival is precisely a symbol of a battle, paying ode to devoted individuals, giving people cause and platform to...
Islam Not to Be Blamed for the Current ISIS Crisis

Islam Not to Be Blamed for the Current ISIS Crisis

Seidu Malik  03. 5.2015
ISIS or any other terror groups have a twisted ideology far removed from the true teachings of any religion they claim to represent. ISIS...

Christian Pathos vs. ISIS Pathos

Carole Ganim  03. 3.2015
I wonder if Christians and/or we good people have love and kindness, generosity and goodness equal in passion to hatred and anger. The...
Another Kind of Muslim Brotherhood

Another Kind of Muslim Brotherhood

Kenan Trebincevic  03. 3.2015
As a 34-year-old Muslim man with an older brother I look up to, I hated how much we had in common with 34-year-old Said Kouachi and his...
'SNL' Has Nothing On The Way The Middle East Mocks ISIS

'SNL' Has Nothing On The Way The Middle East Mocks ISIS

Sophia Jones  03. 3.2015
All the videos are set to one song -- the soundtrack frequently used by the Islamic State group in its propaganda videos meant to lure...

Soccer Fields: A Waystation en Route to the Islamic State

James Dorsey  03. 3.2015
One thing the biographies of Jihadi John, the Islamic State's executioner of foreign hostages, and several of his European associates have...
7 Ways To Fight ISIS

7 Ways To Fight ISIS

Chaker Khazaal  03. 2.2015
So how do we halt this group's operation and increasing violence? How do we express our outrage and anger without disseminating the propaganda...
How Islamic Is The Islamic State? Not Very, Experts Say

How Islamic Is The Islamic State? Not Very, Experts Say

AP  03. 2.2015
CAIRO (AP) — Three British schoolgirls believed to have gone to Syria to become "jihadi" brides. Three young men charged in New York...
My War on Terror

My War on Terror

Tom Engelhardt  03. 1.2015
We Americans usually reserve the more kindly word "patriot" for ourselves and use "nationalist" to diss other people who exhibit special...