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.
Q: To which countries have you migrated this expertise? I have worked in El Salvador, Peru, the United Kingdom, Israel, Malawi
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."
The latter seems much more likely. Which means that the two FBI investigations into apparent radical Islamist leanings were
Can the Middle East be stabilized and if so what role should the United States and its allies play in doing so?
This week we begin a two part series on a post-ISIS Middle East. In Part I we look at "The Middle East after ISIS." Next week, in Part II, we examine whether a post-ISIS Middle East can be stabilized and what role, if any, the U.S. and its allies can play.
Its counterterrorism efforts have been hindered by everything from its institutional makeup to linguistic barriers and unemployment.
The reality is that sometimes the trigger does need to be pulled. And pulled fast, too. With ISIS, Obama has been consistently late and light.
What exactly, if anything, is the Obama administration planning in regard to the continuation of the Guantanamo Naval Base in Cuba? We will certainly know by the end of the year.
"Jihadism is a social structure, certainly, but above all it is an ideology. In this sense, the fight must target ideology."
Last month, Iranian missile boats let fly less than a mile from the aircraft carrier USS Harry Truman in what can easily
What is enlightenment, who wishes to share it, and how shall we defend it? That was Kant's question, and it is the question of our dark new age.