ISIS and the Fish and Chip-Loving Jihadists
When captured British jihadists are asked what they miss most about home, they usually have the same answer.
How the Islamic State Gets Its Drones
A sophisticated supply chain of shell companies, false identities, and IT entrepreneurs backed the Islamic State’s drone fleet.
A Sydney Charity Recruited a 19-Year-Old For ISIS
The teen was apprehended while trying to enter Syria and has been held in a Lebanon jail for nine months.
Views My Own
Destroying ISIS Won't Save Iraq
Thanks to rampant ethnic factionalism and retaliatory violence, it's going to take a lot more than the Mosul offensive to change the toxic dynamic on the ground.
How the Mums of Extremists Are Uniting Against ISIS
A mother who lost her son in Syria tells us how she's trying to keep other families from suffering the same fate.
No, Your Drug Use Is Not Funding Terrorism
We often hear about "Jihadists flooding the west with heroin," or "ISIS making billions through drug trafficking"—but we rarely see much actual evidence.
How a Terror Attack Can Destroy an Entire Tourist Industry
Since the Sousse attacks of 2015, Tunisia's deckchairs have been empty and its hotels abandoned.
Eyes On the Sky: Striving For Accountability In the War On Terror
AIRWARS is fighting to keep a tally of the civilian victims of the war being waged on the Islamic State from above.
How Football Survives on Islamic State’s Turf
Football is effectively banned in areas controlled by the Islamic State group. Nevertheless, the sport survives among defiant locals – and even some foreign jihadis.
Kylie Jenner Just Made the Commercial (Music Video?) of the Year
Is Canada's Favorite Couple, Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger, Back Together?
Come back to us "Chavril!"
How Extremism Looks When You're Young, Muslim, and Living in a Commission Flat
Some of my friends have dabbled in extremism over the years, so I asked around. What's the appeal for so many young men?