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Global Terrorism

Experts Say This Is More Likely To Kill You Than Terrorists And Mass Shooters

AP | JESSE WASHINGTON | Posted 09.28.2013 | World

-- It almost feels these days as if there is no safe place – that after global jihad strikes a Nairobi shopping mall or a deranged shooter inva...

The Boston Marathon Bombing as a Collective Trauma

Robert D. Stolorow | Posted 06.19.2013 | Crime
Robert D. Stolorow

A tragedy like this brings us face-to-face with our existential vulnerabilities -- vulnerabilities to harm, death, and loss -- and the existential vulnerability of all those we love and, perhaps worst of all, the limitedness or our ability to protect them.

Spanish Judge Charges Terror Suspects

AP | HAROLD HECKLE | Posted 10.05.2012 | World

MADRID — Two Russians suspected of plotting a terror attack in Europe were charged in Spain on Sunday with belonging to an unnamed terror organi...

Al Qaeda Clash Leaves 5 Dead In Yemen

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 06.24.2012 | World

SANAA, Yemen -- Yemeni military officials say a gunbattle between troops and a group of men trying to sabotage a power line in the south left two sold...

PHOTOS: Nations With Highest Risk Of Terrorist Attacks

Posted 10.03.2011 | World

LONDON, Aug 3 (Reuters) - Somalia is most at risk from terrorist attack, followed by Pakistan, Iraq and Afghanistan and the new nation of South Su...

The Lesson of 9/11

Robert D. Stolorow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert D. Stolorow

The attack of 9/11 shattered our collective illusions of safety, inviolability, and grandiose invincibility, illusions that had long been mainstays of the American historical identity.

'Empathic Civilization' in an Age of Trauma

Robert D. Stolorow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Robert D. Stolorow

If we can help one another bear the darkness rather than evade it, perhaps one day we will be able to see the light.

Islamists and the Future of Democracy in the Arab World

John L. Esposito | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
John L. Esposito

The Bush legacy in the Muslim world leaves America with a significant credibility gap to overcome.