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Why the OSCE Is Indispensable for Security in Europe

Why the OSCE Is Indispensable for Security in Europe

Frank-Walter Steinmeier  02. 1.2016
We currently face what is perhaps the most serious threat to peace and security in Europe since the end of the Cold War. We are fully aware...
Friday Talking Points -- One No Trump

Friday Talking Points -- One No Trump

Chris Weigant  01.29.2016
We have serious doubts that we'll see Trump at any future debates -- after all, if he can blow them off with impunity, why would he subject...

The NYC Security Risk That Candidates Aren't Discussing

Michael Shank, Ph.D.  01.29.2016
We should do everything in our power to transition the bright minds at IPEC into the clean renewable energy sector in New York, which is...
Georgia GOPer: Ending Confederate Holidays Is What ISIS Would Do

Georgia GOPer: Ending Confederate Holidays Is What ISIS Would Do

Zach Carter  01.29.2016
Georgia State Rep. Tommy Benton (R) thinks efforts to end state holidays celebrating the Confederacy are on par with terrorist acts committed...
Libya Is the Next Stop for the U.S. Bombs-Away Policy

Libya Is the Next Stop for the U.S. Bombs-Away Policy

Daniel Williams  01.29.2016
Although the Islamic State's rise in Libya is more a direct threat to Europe than the U.S., European countries lack the technical, logistical...
Life in the Grey Zone

Life in the Grey Zone

John Feffer  01.28.2016
A gray zone, according to the Islamic State (ISIS or IS), is a place where Muslims have rejected an "us-versus-them" world of belief and...
An Interview With the Unabomber's Brother

An Interview With the Unabomber's Brother

Michaela Haas  01.27.2016
"After Ted was arrested and we were haunted by the media, I got quite depressed and I went through this 'poor-me' phase, because the government...

Tunisia Targeting 5 Percent Growth by 2020

Boutheina Ben Yaghlane  01.27.2016
Five years since the Arab revolutions, Tunisia stands as the lone country to have embarked on a democratic path -- our exceptionalism instilling...
We Never Learn, Do We?

We Never Learn, Do We?

Allan Abramson  01.27.2016
The U.S. and the EU can substantially increase aid to the other countries with refugee problems We need to play our game instead of the...
The Religious Sources of Christian Terrorism

The Religious Sources of Christian Terrorism

Babak Rahimi  01.27.2016
Most analysts are hesitant to associate terrorism with Christianity, a world religion with the most followers in the world, and prefer...

Blowback: The Potential Lethal Fallout From the Secret CIA-Saudi Deal to Arm the Syrian rebels

Peter Lance  01.26.2016
If we're to accept George Santayana's dictum that those who forget the past are "condemned to repeat it," the U.S. should be extremely...
Man Planning Mass Shooting Bought Machine Guns From FBI

Man Planning Mass Shooting Bought Machine Guns From FBI

Ryan J. Reilly  01.26.2016
WASHINGTON -- A 23-year-old Milwaukee resident was arrested Monday after he purchased machine guns and silencers from FBI agents as he...
10 Reasons You Should Not Fear Muslims

10 Reasons You Should Not Fear Muslims

Omar Alnatour  01.26.2016
On behalf of all Muslim Americans, I urge you to rise above your unfounded fears and trust in the truth that implores you to accept us...
Attending the San Francisco Super Bowl Celebrations? Have the Terrorists Won?

Attending the San Francisco Super Bowl Celebrations? Have the Terrorists Won?

Geri Spieler  01.25.2016
I don't have tickets to the Super Bowl game but I live in Silicon Valley and have the opportunity to participate in public Super Bowl celebrations....