A Conspiracy of Fear-Mongers

by Sheldon Richman, December 17, 2015 Over the weekend CNN breathlessly reported as “Breaking News” – it breathlessly reports everything as “Breaking News” – a new poll indicating that people are increasingly frightened about terrorism. The accompanying web story stated, “Terrorism… Continue Reading

Forget ISIS: Humanity Is at Stake

by Ramzy Baroud, November 28, 2015 I still remember that smug look on his face, followed by the matter-of-fact remarks that had western journalists laugh out loud. “I’m now going to show you a picture of the luckiest man in… Continue Reading

Who’s Behind the Islamic State?

by Justin Raimondo, November 18, 2015 As the investigation into the Paris attacks progresses, and the identities of the perpetrators are revealed, some curious patterns emerge. To begin with, the alleged mastermind, 28-year-old Belgium-born Abdel Hamid Abaaoud, seems to have… Continue Reading

The Paris Attack is Truly Horrific, But Nothing Occurs in a Vacuum

by Nicholas Stuart, November 16, 2015 And now Paris. Acres of newsprint sacrificed in memorial to the terrible violence. Truly horrific, it deserves to be condemned in the loudest tones. But unexpected? Incomprehensible? I think not. Did President Francois Hollande… Continue Reading