Posts Tagged: Islamic State
An analysis of the Twitter conversation over 12 hours on the day of the shooting reveals deep animosity against politicians for not legislating tougher gun controls.
It's not too late for the United States to help get Afghanistan back on its feet.
The longer the Islamic State remains a viable force, the more likely it is to get its hands on nuclear materials.
The Islamic State, like 150% proof moonshine, is pure, but deadly.
Inviting blowback and decimating your tax base are not how to build a caliphate.
From suicide bombers in the Middle East to drone operators in the United States, youth-on-youth violence has become epidemic.
The Islamic State is growing increasingly illiquid — are layoffs imminent?
When the president wants to fulfill a constitutional duty — like nominating a Supreme Court justice — Congress is up in arms. When he launches a blatantly unconstitutional war, it shrugs.
Responding to Islamic extremism with violence is reminiscent of the sorcerer’s apprentice in Fantasia creating more brooms by whacking them with an axe.
The Islamic State and Al Qaeda could combine and form an entity more dangerous than the sum of its parts.