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Young Soldiers Unabated to Fight Terrorism

Young Soldiers Unabated to Fight Terrorism

Mariam Khan  01.14.2015
India's covert armed conflict in Pakistan via these terrorist factions is what has surfaced and is being talked about on various platforms,...

Halal and Kosher

Joseph B. Kadane  01.14.2015
I think the real opportunity for progress lies in the hands of the more orthodox Muslims and Jews. They may have more in common than they...

It's Time to End Torture

Lee H. Hamilton  01.14.2015
Some say our national security was well served by so-called "enhanced interrogation techniques," but the efficacy of torture and other...
Jeremy Scahill Blasts CNN On CNN

Jeremy Scahill Blasts CNN On CNN

Jackson Connor  01.14.2015
In the wake of the deadly terrorist attack on French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, Jeremy Scahill sees the media "revving up the fear...
The Dangers of Clarity: Don't Let Terrorism Define Us

The Dangers of Clarity: Don't Let Terrorism Define Us

Jedediah Purdy  01.14.2015
This is the age of terror only if we are terrorized, which is not a fact but a state of mind. Terrorists are not nihilists. They are meaning-builders....

White House Official Says "Radical Islam," Turns Into Dust

Spencer Green  01.14.2015
Supervising Language Neuterer Lionel Fullingbrill was answering questions about February's Extreme Extremism summit (E2) when he accidentally...
Breaking Down the Surprisingly Humanistic 'Charlie Hebdo' 'Muhammad' Cover

Breaking Down the Surprisingly Humanistic 'Charlie Hebdo' 'Muhammad' Cover

Michael Shaw  01.14.2015
If the now ubiquitous sign reads "I am Charlie," in the authorship and the parody on its face value, Charlie, in its own grief, is also...
If We Equate Muslims With Terrorists, al-Qaeda Wins

If We Equate Muslims With Terrorists, al-Qaeda Wins

Clay Farris Naff  01.14.2015
The vast majority of believers adhere to mainstream religion and seek three things there: community, moral guidance, and the comforts of...

Searching for Charlie in Washington D.C.

András Simonyi  01.14.2015
The threats against our modern, multicultural and diverse societies, whether in America, Europe or Australia, are almost identical. When...

Time for Obama to Bring His 'A Game' and 'Best Stuff'

Greg Schwem  01.14.2015
It's no secret President Obama is a sports-minded individual; video of him playing golf and basketball are ample proof. So from the moment...
<i>Je suis juste moi</i>: I Am Just Me

Je suis juste moi: I Am Just Me

Zehra Mehdi-Barlas  01.14.2015
Whenever there is news of a shooting, kidnapping or attack, the first thought that goes through my mind is "Please don't let it be a Muslim"...
How to Defeat Meme of Fear

How to Defeat Meme of Fear

David Brin  01.13.2015
This is not about Islam or Christianity or Judaism or even capitalism versus communitarianism, but their angriest and most vehement branches....
Completing the Darfur Genocide: Khartoum's Renewed Ambition

Completing the Darfur Genocide: Khartoum's Renewed Ambition

Eric Reeves  01.13.2015
The Darfur region in the west of Sudan was once a focus of extraordinary American civil society activism; there was also once regular international...

Charlie Hebdo, Voltaire, and Us

Lex Paulson  01.13.2015
Paris has a way of drawing one's gaze to the past. As we marched southeast yesterday from Place de la République, crowds singing and banners...