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Government Wants to Ban Material From 9/11 Defendants Central to Their Defense

Government Wants to Ban Material From 9/11 Defendants Central to Their Defense

08.22.2013
Twelve years after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the 9/11 military commission case against the five alleged masterminds of the attack is...

Military Commission Still Stuck on Secrecy

08.20.2013
It's amazing that 12 years after the September 11 terrorist attacks, the military commission at Guantanamo is still trying to figure out...

Enough With the Profiling Already!

08.20.2013
Since when did dissatisfaction with certain aspects of the government indicate one was disloyal to the U.S.? Many Americans oppose government...

9/11 Defense Lawyers Claim Judge's Order Conflicts With Convention Against Torture

08.19.2013
Lawyers for defendants in the 9/11 case claim they cannot accept a military judge's order preventing their clients from speaking about...
Remembering Sergio Vieira de Mello Ten Years After the Attack on the UN in Baghdad

Remembering Sergio Vieira de Mello Ten Years After the Attack on the UN in Baghdad

08.19.2013
On this anniversary we should take a moment to reflect on the life of a UN official who was truly committed to the ideals and principles...
American Al Qaeda Militant Urges Attacks On U.S. Diplomats

American Al Qaeda Militant Urges Attacks On U.S. Diplomats

08.18.2013
DUBAI, Aug 18 (Reuters) - An American al Qaeda militant has called for more attacks on Western diplomats in the Arab world, praising the...

The Tragic Implications of Egypt's Bloody Crackdown

08.16.2013
In a region where jihadist forces are already on the march, the Egyptian military government may have made a grave miscalculation.

Threat Threshold

08.15.2013
From recently over a week ago, the unthinkable was feared to be possible once more. And as inconvenient that possibility may be, in this...
Donald Rumsfeld Neocons His Way Back Into War On Terror Debate

Donald Rumsfeld Neocons His Way Back Into War On Terror Debate

Nick Wing  08.15.2013
Former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld criticized President Barack Obama's foreign policy in an interview with Newsmax this week,...
How Terrorists Use The Internet

How Terrorists Use The Internet

By LARA JAKES and ADAM GOLDMAN  08.15.2013
WASHINGTON (AP) — In secretive chat rooms and on encrypted Internet message boards, al-Qaida fighters have been planning and coordinating...
The Case for Restraint in Yemen

The Case for Restraint in Yemen

08.14.2013
Unfortunately, until the United States realizes that its informal overseas empire, and the military interventions needed to maintain it,...

Reza Aslan's Zealot: Religious Extremism Then and Now

08.14.2013
Well before Zealot, whole libraries of books have made a strong case that Jesus was a revolutionary, a political insurrectionist or dangerous...
GOP Rep. Makes Birther Joke

GOP Rep. Makes Birther Joke

Ryan Rainey  08.13.2013
Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) considered personally asking President Barack Obama if he was actually born in Hawaii, he told constituents...
Iron Dome Intercepts Rocket Launched At Israel Town

Iron Dome Intercepts Rocket Launched At Israel Town

08.13.2013
JERUSALEM — The Israeli military on Tuesday shot down a rocket launched from neighboring Egypt toward a popular Red Sea resort, and...