At War in the Garden of Eden
August 10, 2015
Christian militia and ISIS invaders fight for Iraq’s Nineveh Plains.
The Kurdish People’s Protection Forces aren't quite terrorists.
Most of the focus has been on whether the Islamic State lives up to the first half of its name.
The Many Rebrandings of Rick Santorum
May 28, 2015
He portrays himself as a stubborn man of principle who also happens to be a foreign policy expert. But this isn’t really true.
Staunch defenders of Israel claim there is—and thus, unwittingly compare the country's actions with the Islamic State's.
It's mostly symbolic.
One Group Has Proven It Can Beat ISIS. So Why Isn't the U.S. Doing More to Help Them?
March 20, 2015
With the U.S. set to train thousands of Syrian rebels, the Kurds continue their calls for aid.
Priceless artifacts are being destroyed, but all is not lost.
How Islamic Is the Islamic State? Not at All.
March 12, 2015
What The Atlantic magazine got wrong about ISIS.
The Islamic State Is Losing Iraq
February 27, 2015
A report from the war-torn country.