The Afghanistan War was never supposed to be an endless imperial policing mission. At a time of resurgent great power rivalry, President Trump deserves to have an NSA who is a foreign policy realist.
After 18 years, thousands of casualties, and a price tag that could be as high as $1 trillion, the United States has done all it can in Afghanistan. Instead of finding excuses to stay, it’s time to come home.
Weeks after refusing to say who is responsible for the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Rep. Omar refuses to denounce Islamist terrorist group al-Qaeda.
Convicted terrorist John Walker Lindh was released from prison a week ago. What’s the government doing to make sure former terrorists don’t reoffend?
The idea that Meghan McCain put Omar Ilhan in danger by criticizing her, as Seth Meyers suggested, is just a way to try and shut people up.
Saudi Arabia and Iran are both Islamic theocracies. The choice is whether we do business with one that alleviates terror or one that deploys it.
Many argue that ISIS is close to death. But whatever happens in Raqqa, ISIS’s cause will live on.
The Manchester bombing is a stunning reminder that, despite ISIS losing territory in the Middle East, its appeal isn’t totally lost on young Muslims living in the West.
We shouldn’t need humanitarian prompting to care about Syria. We should care because we’re terrified of the implications for our own interests and security.
As ISIS loses ground in Syria and Iraq, there is increasing concern that militants will flee to nearby countries and terror cells to regroup.
The U.S. has spent billions in training and support for Syrian rebels—the same rebels now willing to work with the terrorists responsible for 9/11.
America faces an international order that’s unstable and in disarray. If Trump doesn’t act to restore that order, we may soon find ourselves in another war.
In al-Qaeda’s response to media coverage of the Orlando attack, life imitates satire.
Over the last 15 years, we’ve witnessed two U.S. administrations evade the responsibility of understanding the Islamic totalitarian movement, and fail to defeat it.
Are you doing Exactly What ISIS Wants? Here’s a handy guide to help you know your tropes for the political exploitation of terrorism.
In remarks to staff at the U.S. embassy in Paris on Tuesday, John Kerry rationalized the brutal attacks against Charlie Hebdo, saying that at least the terrorists had a reason for attacking the magazine.
Nearly every other GOP candidate has expressed views more imperial than Donald Trump’s—but is that a good thing?
A veteran reviews ‘American Sniper.’
The Charlie Hebdo attack shows us that organized Islamic terrorism is still alive and capable.
The Senate torture report demonstrates the Democrats genius for opposing things the public supports.
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