Author Archives: James L. Payne

My Body, My Choice

Not all Americans who don’t have health insurance need pity-or policy.

Ant Farm

Inflating a disorganized menace into a global predator elevates al-Qaeda and imperils us.

Deconstructing Nation Building

The results are in and the record isn’t good.

Does Freedom Prevent Terrorism?

Isn’t it pretty to think so …

Democracy for Everyone?

High-violence societies may not be ready for representative government.