Nation Topics - Terrorism Targeting the US
News and Features
It’s too easy to condemn the right’s populist attacks on Muslims—especially with so many left-wing atheists and liberal hawks joining the party.
As young Muslim men disappear into US prisons for “pre-crimes” they haven’t committed, activists demand justice.
A document leaked by Edward Snowden, along with interviews with lawyers representing terrorism suspects, reveal a disturbing loophole in this once-sacred legal principle.
In his recent speech, the president offered an unbridled defense of the surveillance state.
Beneath the political debates over the death of Ambassador Christopher Stevens is a history of American meddling in the country—which set the stage for the assassination.
In contrast to Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush, Mitt Romney has turned a terrorist attack into partisan fodder.
The famine in Somalia was not simply sparked by nature but by disastrous foreign interventions that are now impeding aid.
Taking off the gloves (and then everything else).
Since 2001, the treatment of the Muslim community in America, especially by law enforcement authorities, has made no sense at all.
The attempted Times Square bombing is a reminder that the defense budgets for high-tech warfare are beside the point in countering terrorists who turn firecrackers into bombs.