Pakistan has a long history of hounding the dissenters. The country's military establishment -and occasionally the civilian one too- has stigmatized, ostracized and persecuted those who differed with whatever was considered the state-sponsored gospel truth at the time.
1. An Independent Narrative: Ideas and ideals conveyed on the channels are not defined in opposition to an extremist ideology
Reports that Iraqi Baathists, Iranian elements, and others have played a role in the workings of ISIS do not appear to be in keeping with the principle of ideological purity on which the Islamic State says it is based.
The award-winning documentarian produced a film on the manhunt that followed the Charlie Hebdo terror attack, which claimed 12 lives.
It is encouraging, therefore, that several Arab governments are growing more open to a frank discussion of their security
Well, he's really done it this time, hasn't he?
The latest polls, and the latest terrorist attack, make it appallingly clear that Donald Trump really can be elected president.
We live at an unsettling time when elements (the five percent) of three separate groups are devastating our country. It is up to members of each tribe to take immediate action to stop three historic trends that will only get worse and that will lead to the fulfillment of the Dallas prophecy "The End is Coming."
And the Isis social media machine that glamorizes extremist savagery and attracts genuine potential jihadists can't be allowed
Can the Middle East be stabilized and if so what role should the United States and its allies play in doing so?