Islamism

Why Do Iraq's Rebels Have So Many Different Names?
The ghastly semantics of the Islamic State
June 16, 2014

The language of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria reveals a lot about them

A Guy Who Lives in Pennsylvania May Be Taking Down the Entire Turkish Government
A profile of Fetullah Gulen, the prime minister's greatest enemy
December 26, 2013

Inside the movement of Fetullah Gulen, the Islamic leader in rural Pennsylvania who may be toppling Turkey's government. 

If Chris Kyle Had Been a Muslim, We'd Call him an Extremist
May 29, 2013

If a slain Muslim war hero had expressed the same views about other religions as Chris Kyle did, a profile of him would have called him an Islamist.

Welcome to Phase Three of the Arab Spring
Islamists are waning in the Arab world. But will Obama notice?
February 22, 2013

Islamists are waning in the Arab world. But will Obama notice?