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.
Next Year Will Be Too Late for Congress to Debate Our War Against the Islamic State
November 14, 2014
Hey guys, stop passing the buck.
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.
Stop Calling Our Closest Allies Against ISIS "Terrorists"
October 22, 2014
We need the PKK for stability in the Middle East.
Less than 2/3 of Jordanians consider ISIS a terrorist organization.
Hey, Bill Maher: There Is No Such Thing as “Islamic Extremism”
October 19, 2014
There is no such thing as “militant Islam” or “radical Islam”; there’s just Islam.
What Do People in the Middle East Think About the Islamic State? These Poll Results Will Surprise You.
October 16, 2014
Only 3 percent of Egyptian adults approve of ISIS. (Then again, that's nearly 1.5 million people.)
Obama, Not Bush, Is the Master of Unilateral War
October 14, 2014
The president must force Congress to vote on his military powers.
Shame on Turkey for Choosing the Islamic State Over the Kurds
October 12, 2014
If Turkey refuses to act, it can kiss its NATO membership goodbye.
Can Turkish Multiculturalism Survive the Islamic State?
October 09, 2014
The answer will have repercussions well beyond its borders.