ISIS

When Can We Lay This Burden Down?

The Taliban sits in the catbird seat despite all of the blood and treasure we spent to destroy it.

After the ISIS War, a US-Russia Collision?

If Moscow is not bluffing, we could be headed for real trouble in Syria.

How America Recruits for ISIS

The disjointed U.S. war against the Islamic State only gives it a perfect adversary to elevate its own standing.

Congress Should Veto Another Thirty Years War

As the Middle East tears itself apart, the United States has no true allies.

Obama’s ISIS Plan Fails to Match Reality

The president’s strategy couldn’t convince U.S. allies, and shouldn’t persuade Americans.

Only Cool Heads Can Defeat ISIS

U.S. policy should be designed to do the maximum damage to ISIS and the least damage to us.

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When Can We Lay This Burden Down?

The Taliban sits in the catbird seat despite all of the blood and treasure we spent to destroy it.

After the ISIS War, a US-Russia Collision?

If Moscow is not bluffing, we could be headed for real trouble in Syria.

How America Recruits for ISIS

The disjointed U.S. war against the Islamic State only gives it a perfect adversary to elevate its own standing.

Congress Should Veto Another Thirty Years War

As the Middle East tears itself apart, the United States has no true allies.

Obama’s ISIS Plan Fails to Match Reality

The president’s strategy couldn’t convince U.S. allies, and shouldn’t persuade Americans.

Only Cool Heads Can Defeat ISIS

U.S. policy should be designed to do the maximum damage to ISIS and the least damage to us.