Islamic State

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

Will Turkey finally do something about ISIS?

How Deep Did the Apparent ISIS Hack of the U.S. Military's Twitter Go?
January 12, 2015

Some of the information they "leaked" was already publicly available.

The Three Worst Foreign Policy Predictions of 2014
Russia would never invade Ukraine? Get ready for $5 per gallon of gas? Iran will have a nuclear weapon?
December 31, 2014

Russia would never invade Ukraine, right?

The Islamic State Produced the Most Influential Song of the Year
December 30, 2014

You won't find this gruesome number on any year-end lists.

The Forever War Was Supposed to End in 2014. Instead, Obama Doubled Down.
December 28, 2014

The rise of the Islamic State proved that the U.S. doesn't know how to wind down its wars in the Middle East.

Rand Paul Just Gave the Islamic State Exactly What It Wants
December 04, 2014

The Kentucky senator just legitimized a barbaric band of terrorist thugs.

America, Don't Give Up on Afghanistan
This war is still winnable
November 30, 2014

This war is winnable.

Al Qaeda's Alliance with ISIS Exposes the U.S.'s Strategic Myopia
November 17, 2014

Syria's moderates might be suffering from American support.

Obama Is Still Making Promises About ISIS That He Won't Be Able to Keep
November 10, 2014

He's putting troops on the ground—but says they won't see combat. 

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