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The New Sponsor of Terrorism:  Climate Change

The New Sponsor of Terrorism: Climate Change

Jon Soltz  04.22.2015
Today, on Earth Day, let's continue to protect ourselves, and ask our politicians to vote for policies that protect us. Included in that...
Student Held In France On Suspicion Of Planning Church Attack

Student Held In France On Suspicion Of Planning Church Attack

Reuters  04.22.2015
PARIS, April 22 (Reuters) - French police are holding a heavily armed man they suspected of planning an imminent armed attack on one...
What Charlie Hebdo Taught Us - Three Months On

What Charlie Hebdo Taught Us - Three Months On

Phoebe Dodds  04.20.2015
The world has moved on from #jesuischarlie, but the events will always be remembered as uniting Europeans to stand strong together in defense...
Remembering the Oklahoma City Murrah Building Bombing

Remembering the Oklahoma City Murrah Building Bombing

John Thompson  04.20.2015
Even if our democracy didn't face terrorist threats, our schools should borrow from the best practices described at the Murrah anniversary...
The NRA Has a New Reason for Gun Owners to Buy More Guns

The NRA Has a New Reason for Gun Owners to Buy More Guns

Mike Weisser  04.20.2015
The problem with using crime as a rationale for owning guns is that violent crime in the United States keeps going down. For that matter,...
6 Arrests In Minneapolis, San Diego In Terror Probe

6 Arrests In Minneapolis, San Diego In Terror Probe

AP  04.19.2015
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Six people have been arrested in connection with a terrorism investigation in Minnesota, where authorities have...
Obama Commemorates 20th Anniversary Of Oklahoma City Bombing

Obama Commemorates 20th Anniversary Of Oklahoma City Bombing

Sam Levine  04.19.2015
President Barack Obama released a statement on Sunday commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing, saying that "the...

Turkey's Best Asset to Tackle ISIS: Ankara or America?

Michael Shank, Ph.D.  04.17.2015
There is no Hizmet Movement plan to take over Ankara, no desire to rule the religious roost. In fact, in my meeting with Islamic scholar...

Castro, Obama and Orwell

Barry Lando  04.15.2015
For the first time since 1956, an American President has held substantive discussions with a Cuban head of state. The world is now poised...

The Quest for Islamic 'Reformation'

Saleem H. Ali  04.14.2015
As a Muslim, who has followed this polarization of narratives, I am convinced that all opinions deserve to be heard and not just marginalized...

A "Great Fear" in Kosovo

Stephen Schwartz  04.14.2015
In this carnage, both the Damascus dictatorship of Bashar Al-Assad, which is supported by the Iranian regime, and the ultra-Wahhabi "Islamic...

Only Shock Events Could Trigger Pakistan's Fourth Military Coup

Wikistrat  04.13.2015
Last year's mass anti-government protests against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and led by politician Imran Khan generated much speculation...

How to Keep the Financial Pressure on Iran and Its Proxies

Jonathan Schanzer  04.13.2015
Between now and the June 30 deadline, the administration has an opportunity to mitigate the damage by enforcing existing executive orders...

Boston Bombing Shows the Power of Familial Ties

William B. Swann Jr.  04.13.2015
Perhaps rather than psychologically distancing ourselves from the inhumanity of others, we should lean in more closely to find out what...