Posts Tagged: Terrorism
The Complex is forever (at least as its managers see it). Despite modest rumblings in Washington about the Pentagon and intelligence budgets and the deficit, it"s not just considered too big to fail, but generally too big to question, and too deeply embedded to think much about.
Martin McGuiness, now running for the presidency in the Republic of Ireland, is an admitted former member of the IRA.
A yoga teacher believes he can bring the U.S. and NATO forces and the Taliban together to meditate.
Al-Qaeda is having a near-death experience, so why is the Obama administration opening a new front against terrorism in Africa?
Pakistan plans to train over 8,000 personnel to augment its nuclear-security forces: extremist Islamists need not apply.
We know neither who pulls the nuclear strings in Iran nor whether the Revolutionary Guard is behind the assassination plot.
U.S. officials revive discredited reports that an Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps officer implicated in case planned the infamous 2007 Mahdi Army attack on U.S. troops in Karbala, Iraq.
One does not have to be a member of the Supreme Leader's fan club to be skeptical of the Iran assassination allegations.
A new book of oral histories gives voice to those who suffered from the curtailment of civil liberties after 9/11.
Alleged would-be assassin Manssor Arbabsiar may have been more interested in cashing in on a drug deal than pulling off acts of terrorism.