Posts Tagged: Terrorism
Ignoring religion’s role in radicalization means we’re not attending to the needs of those most at risk of joining extremist groups.
The threat of "lone-wolf" terrorist attacks is greatly overblown. More worrying is what the security state "shepherds" are doing in the name of preventing them.
There's a battle coming for the soul of Europe, and the far right is rallying like it's 1099.
Islamic opposition to Islamist extremist violence may be more pronounced in European countries than in Middle-Eastern countries.
After the Paris massacre, European governments should resist narratives of civilizational conflict and push for a ceasefire in the Syrian war.
Bullets and bombs can never silence the voices of laughter and friendship.
In the wake of the Peshawar school shooting, the Pakistan government has supposedly given the military carte blanche to take out the Taliban.
Latin America's transition out of dictatorship hinged on two words the U.S. would be wise to heed: "Never again."
The Islamic State’s calls for retaliation against Western attacks are apparently being heeded.
What we see on our screens has primed us to make the obvious mistake of worrying overmuch about improbable threats and worrying undermuch about the more probable ones.