ISIS

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.

What the Islamic State's Destruction of Antiquities Means to Archaeologists
March 18, 2015

Priceless artifacts are being destroyed, but all is not lost. 

How Islamic Is the Islamic State? Not at All.
What The Atlantic got wrong about ISIS
March 12, 2015

What The Atlantic magazine got wrong about ISIS.

The Islamic State Is Losing Iraq
A report from the war-torn country
February 27, 2015

A report from the war-torn country.

The Media Is Misinterpreting the ISIS Arrests in Brooklyn
The Islamic State won’t find a foothold in central Asia
February 27, 2015

How the vodka-and-sausage Muslims of central Asia are thwarting radicals there.

Is ISIS Authentically Islamic? Ask Better Questions.
The pitched battle of religious legitimacy.
February 18, 2015

Setting out to prove ISIS is authentically Islamic may defeat more than it accomplishes.

Obama Isn't Ready to Give Up His Broad War Powers
February 12, 2015

His new war authorization against ISIS is too open-ended.

Conservatives Have Stooped to Defending the Horrific Crusades
February 09, 2015

Conservative backlash proves the president's point about the perversion of religion.

The Islamic State Has Sleeper Cells Throughout Turkey. Does Erdogan Care?
January 21, 2015

Will Turkey finally do something about ISIS?

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