Posts Tagged: Terrorism
The impulse to "boldly go" has gotten humanity into a mess of trouble.
"The Iranian threat" has become such a truism in American politics that we've completely lost sight of Washington's own record.
If he wants to save his legacy on Africa, Barack Obama will have to be more than a shill for U.S. security firms and corporations.
The Saudis and the Turks are scaling up their support for Syrian jihadists while the Israelis contemplate a new war with Hezbollah.
ISIS may be more famous for cutting off heads, but it's Washington that's learning the hard way not to slash first and ask questions later.
Sadly, innocent Kenyans are paying the price for their government's actions in Somalia.
In the U.S. war on Iraq, hundreds of thousands died the sort of deaths that, if broadcast in an ISIS video, would have inflamed international opinion.
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.