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Muslim Women and the Militant Atheists

Muslim Women and the Militant Atheists

Soumaya Ghannoushi  01.21.2016
It seems it is not only the far right that seizes the opportunity of every calamity that befalls us and every terrorist attack to unleash...
North Korea Blows up South Korean Airliner, 1987

North Korea Blows up South Korean Airliner, 1987

ADST  01.20.2016
Someone once described the dissolution of the USSR as a typical Soviet divorce -- you're no longer married but you're still forced to live...
At Mardi Gras, Dance Like The FBI’s Watching

At Mardi Gras, Dance Like The FBI’s Watching

Casey Williams  01.20.2016
If you’re heading to Mardi Gras next month, prepare to be watched. This year, New Orleans’ alcohol-soaked tribute to hedonism...

Why Is ISIS Successful in Recruiting Local Muslims?

Luqman Ahmed  01.20.2016
Following the horrific attacks in Istanbul, Indonesia and Burkina Faso carried out by extremists in the name of Islam, a fundamental question...
At Least 20 Killed After Taliban Attack University In Northwest Pakistan

At Least 20 Killed After Taliban Attack University In Northwest Pakistan

AP  01.20.2016
CHARSADDA, Pakistan (AP) — Once again, Islamic militants stormed a school in northeastern Pakistan in a deadly attack that lasted...
ISIS Media Outlet Confirms Death Of 'Jihadi John'

ISIS Media Outlet Confirms Death Of 'Jihadi John'

Reuters  01.19.2016
DUBAI, Jan 19 (Reuters) - A media outlet associated with Islamic State on Tuesday released a eulogy for "Jihadi John," a member of the...
Israel Should Question Its

Israel Should Question Its "Shoot to Kill" Policy

Ron Kronish  01.19.2016
Is the practice of "shooting to kill" Palestinians in the West Bank and inside Israel an ethical policy? And, is it effective as a deterrent...
Saudi Arabia Is More Dangerous as a Frenemy than Iran is as an Adversary

Saudi Arabia Is More Dangerous as a Frenemy than Iran is as an Adversary

Doug Bandow  01.18.2016
Riyadh, America's nominal ally, has demonstrated that it is the more reckless of the two states, by executing an important Shia cleric...
Marco Rubio Encourages People To Buy Guns, Because ISIS

Marco Rubio Encourages People To Buy Guns, Because ISIS

Zach Carter  01.17.2016
WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio on Sunday praised people for buying handguns to protect themselves from ISIS. When...

Isis Crisis: Chaos Beckons Despite Obama's Hopeful State of the Union

William Bradley  01.17.2016
President Barack Obama's final State of the Union address painted a hopeful vista for that looks to be a busy year of geopolitical action...

Uniting to Prevent Violent Extremism

Ban Ki-moon  01.15.2016
This month, I presented to the United Nations General Assembly a Plan of Action to Prevent Violent Extremism, which takes a practical and...
America's Foreign Policy Test: Managing Our Allies

America's Foreign Policy Test: Managing Our Allies

Justin Constantine  01.15.2016
When it comes to foreign policy, politicians love to talk about our enemies. But the real test for America on the world stage is not our...
Why Are There So Many Misconceptions About Muslim Americans?

Why Are There So Many Misconceptions About Muslim Americans?

Matthew La Corte  01.15.2016
Anti-Muslim rhetoric is out of step with reality. Not only are Muslim Americans successfully integrating into US society, they are actually...