Despite much official talk about dealing with the mental health of military men, women, and veterans, the military itself remains open to yet more insider attacks. After almost 13 years of failed wars in distant lands, think of us as living in Ameraqafghanica.
Ivan Lopez's killings at Fort Hood, while on a scale not often matched, are one more marker on a bloody trail of death that leads from Iraq and Afghanistan into the American heartland, to bases and backyards nationwide.
The veterans constructed a similar memorial after Nidal Malik Hasan killed 13 people and wounded 32 others in a shooting
So often when we suffer, we feel alone or as if ours is the most insurmountable pain there is, but our fellow man also suffers; we are not separate, but rather bound by paralleled sameness
Mental illness has been a reason for the NRA to say that gun control should not be the focus after a high profile shooting
"Couldn't we at least have background checks so that people who are ill mentally, or who are felons, shouldn't be able to
Yesterday, Maj. Nidal Hasan was sentenced to death for killing 13 people and injuring more than 30 in a 2009 attack at Fort
Rep. Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.) said Islamic leaders in America are "potentially complicit" in terrorist acts when they don't speak
M. Zudi Jasser, president and founder of the American Islamic Forum for Democracy, a Phoenix-based group founded after the
A 2011 report by the Government Accounting Office found that from February 2004 to February 2010, "individuals on the terrorist
Army psychiatrist Maj. Nidal Hasan has been charged with 13 counts of premeditated murder and 32 counts of attempted premeditated
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Shoebat, Saleem, and Anani were billed as "former terrorists," at the 50th annual United States Air Force Academy political
As a Muslim, I am required to be loyal to the American Government. Any behavior to the contrary would not only be un-American, but also un-Islamic.
There is not much courage these days in the Halls of Congress. While faux-moderates worry that someone could accidentally lose their right to buy a gun, they call for stripping citizenship for the very same potentially accidental terrorists.
Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) on Monday issued the first congressional subpoena of the Obama administration. It's rare for
In addition to defeating Islamic fundamentalists, Congress and the military must also address the problem of Christian supremacists, who undermine their oath to defend the principles enshrined in the Constitution.
A worldwide struggle by a transnational movement aided by the Internet and social media enables would-be "lone" fanatics anywhere to market themselves to terror groups as recruits.
Had it been a Christian or a Jew who slaughtered thirteen people in one mad frenzy, I doubt there would have been much psycho-analysis of the murderer and his motives. It was a ghastly criminal act, period.