Terrorism

Oscar-Nominated 'Timbuktu' Shows the Terrors of Life Under Islamist Extremism
February 09, 2015

For the characters of "Timbuktu," religious extremism isn't a news segment, but everyday life.

This Is What Happens When the U.S. Arms Unstable Regimes
Where are all the weapons we gave Yemen?
February 09, 2015

Where are all the weapons we gave Yemen?

The Obama Administration Is Gifting War Machines to a Murderous Dictator
February 03, 2015

These Ferguson-style vehicles will likely be used against Uzbeks, not terrorists.

What Gandhi Understood About Inflammatory Depictions of Muhammad
January 21, 2015

Non-Muslims have long used his image to provoke Muslims.

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

Will Turkey finally do something about ISIS?

China Is Using 'Charlie Hebdo' to Justify Its Own Crackdown on Free Speech
January 15, 2015

“The world is diverse and there should be limits on press freedom.”

Found in Translation
Arthur Goldhammer is America's finest bridge to French culture
January 13, 2015

Arthur Goldhammer brought us Piketty—and so much more.

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