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If the death of one man is a tragedy while the death of a million is a statistic then the attack on a single Qur'an is a tragedy while the attack on millions of Muslims is a foreign policy.
The U.S.-Algeria relationship, a marriage of convenience, was cemented after 9-11 by a what may have been a staged terrorist attack on the part of Algeria.
However much he's pushing the envelope, Pastor Terry Jones has the freedom to offend Islam.
Pastor Terry Jones's Islamophobia has its origins in European xenophobia.
The Foreign Policy in Focus Wikileaks authority interviews the Nation's WikiLeaks authority, Greg Mitchell.
Imagine disarmament and nonproliferation talks in which states with more nuclear weapons make other states pay a price for having fewer.
There are rumblings that U.S. and NATO airstrikes on Libya might leave both mired in that country.
Should progressives drop their reflexive opposition to use of force overseas that's not in the service of national defense?
Many on the left favor the Libya intervention.
The immediate danger of Fukushima may pass, but nuclear energy remains risky.