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The scariest part of the Brussels attacks is something that hasn’t happened yet and hopefully never will: an act of nuclear terrorism.
With terrorism, just like anything else, nature abhors a vacuum.
Hawaii's members of Congress sit at the linchpin of a huge realignment of U.S. military power. Good luck getting them to talk about it.
It might take someone of Trump’s vapid visibility to drive home the point that "world’s policeman" is not a viable role for the U.S. to play.
Those in the West who call on Muslims to condemn those who commit terrorist attacks in the name of Islam don’t seem to be aware that is already being done.
In a purely practical way, the present deportation debate is simply the essence of demagoguery.
In the U.S. Muslims tend to be middle-class; in Europe, the urban poor.
Mikhail Gorbachev exploded the Reagan administration’s little minds.
In the face of silence from Washington, the Clinton-backed coup government in Honduras is mopping up activists for democracy and indigenous rights.
Cruz’s team spans the spectrum from run-of-the-mill neocon to flaming Islamophobe.