Terrorism

Obama, Not Bush, Is the Master of Unilateral War
The president must force Congress to vote on his military powers
October 14, 2014

The president must force Congress to vote on his military powers.

The Islamic State Is Spreading Into Pakistan
Agents have crossed the border with propaganda to recruit new fighters
September 23, 2014

Pakistan is already in upheaval. And here comes ISIS.

Obama's ISIS Blunder: He's Targeting Ideology, Not Groups
Debate in Congress blown apart as Obama decides to take matters into his own hands
September 11, 2014

Obama's plan not only guts congressional authority, it will make it hard to acheive victory. 

The New Al Qaeda Group in South Asia Has Nothing to Do With ISIS
But AQIS is promising a (slightly) kinder, gentler caliphate
September 05, 2014

But AQIS is promising a (slightly) kinder, gentler caliphate.

The Heartbreaking Stories That Filled My Notebook After 9/11
August 29, 2014

David Grann reports on the families of 9/11 victims as they search for their lost loved ones.

ISIS's New Mag Looks Like a New York Glossy—With Pictures of Mutilated Bodies
August 25, 2014

The Islamic State is getting into the publishing business.

Israel Needs to Stop Calling Hamas a Terrorist Organization
And start calling them "the enemy"
August 13, 2014

And start calling them "the enemy."

The Jihadis Who've Flocked to Syria Really Might be in Madrid or Milwaukee Before Long
The frightening logic of "bleedout"
June 24, 2014

The discredited idea of terrorist "bleedout" makes a comeback

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