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Journalism Is Red in Tooth and Claw

Journalism Is Red in Tooth and Claw

Nigel Barber  06.30.2015
If it bleeds, it leads is a truism of news coverage. We all sympathize with the victims of senseless violence, and their families, because...

This July Fourth: A New Push for Freedom From Terror

Ahmed Charai  06.30.2015
In the short term, American security measures should be tightened, to be sure. And the U.S. can more closely cooperate with the security...
A Gulf of Conviction

A Gulf of Conviction

Mohammed Fairouz  06.30.2015
The world today is a supremely dangerous place for the United States and it's friends. And it's likely to get worse before it gets worse....
Germany, the UK and the US: Beacon of Hypocrisy

Germany, the UK and the US: Beacon of Hypocrisy

David Oualaalou  06.29.2015
To put the arrest of Mansour and the collaboration between Egypt and Germany in context, one needs to understand that Egypt's government...
Why the State Sponsors of Terrorism List Has So Little to Do With Terrorism

Why the State Sponsors of Terrorism List Has So Little to Do With Terrorism

Dennis Jett  06.29.2015
President Obama made history when he removed Cuba from the list of countries that are sponsors of terrorism, but not for the reason one...

5 Fallacies Poisoning U.S. Politics

Hal Donahue  06.29.2015
The last thirty years have seen private sector dominance of government. The results are disastrous and clearly seen. Tax codes and laws...
The Number Of Britons Killed In Tunisia's Terror Attack Rises

The Number Of Britons Killed In Tunisia's Terror Attack Rises

Reuters  06.29.2015
SOUSSE, Tunisia, June 29 (Reuters) - Tunisian authorities have arrested a group of suspects associated with the gunman who killed 39 people,...

Countering Political Violence: Tackle the Root Causes

James Dorsey  06.29.2015
European officials, describing recruitment efforts by the Islamic State in Bosnia Herzegovina, mired in a toxic mix of economic malaise...

"Racism As a Mental Illness": A Mainstream Media Production

Sumaia Masoom  06.28.2015
Even after audible calls for a race war and an attempt at genocide, the FBI still refuses to call the terrorist what he is, and instead...
Are We Living Islam's Darkest Hour?

Are We Living Islam's Darkest Hour?

Faisal J. Abbas  06.28.2015
How much terrorism can the world take in 24 hours? June 26, 2015 will certainly go down in history as a day that pushed the limit. Perhaps...
Tourists Describe Scenes Of Horror In Tunisian Beach Massacre

Tourists Describe Scenes Of Horror In Tunisian Beach Massacre

Reuters  06.27.2015
By Tarek Amara SOUSSE, Tunisia, June 27 (Reuters) - Casually dressed in dark shorts, a necklace and T-shirt, he would have...
French Police Question Beheading Suspect With Islamist Ties

French Police Question Beheading Suspect With Islamist Ties

Reuters  06.27.2015
By Michel Rose LYON, France, June 27 (Reuters) - French authorities are questioning a 35-year-old delivery man of North...

Kenyan Government Struggles to Fight Mombasa Terrorism

Brian Dooley  06.26.2015
This week the Kenyan government is hosting a summit on countering violent extremism in Nairobi, a regional conference that follows up on...

Week to Week News Quiz for 6/26/15

John Zipperer  06.26.2015
On your way to the wedding chapel, take our latest Week to Week news quiz to see what else happened this week.