Obama's ISIS Blunder: He's Targeting Ideology, Not Groups
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
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.
The Islamic State is getting into the publishing business.
ISIS is more than just a Middle East problem.
Israel Needs to Stop Calling Hamas a Terrorist Organization
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
June 24, 2014
The discredited idea of terrorist "bleedout" makes a comeback
Sorry, Lindsey Graham: Obama's Trials for Terror Suspects Have Been a Tremendous Success
June 18, 2014
Why the president needs to tune out Lindsey Graham
In real life, we abhor terrorism and everything associated with it. So why do so many games manage to convince us that playing at it is fun?
America's Top Military Officer Says the Syrian Opposition Is Unstructured. Why Not Help Change That?
May 15, 2014
Let's hope General Dempsey is doing precisely that.