Clueless About CAIR and ISNA


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Why do some government officials insist on involving themselves with groups connected to terror?

The Lure of Radical Islam


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Why some Western men find the lifestyle of the jihadist so captivating.

Unable to Bear the Company of Women


The New York Times has an extensive profile of the American jihadist Omar Hammami, a.k.a. Abu Mansoor Al-Amriki, detailing his odyssey from being a middle-class American boy in Alabama to a hateful jihadist in Somalia. We are told that Omar dropped out of college because, as he had himself explained, he “could no longer bear [...]

Courtroom Cirque du Jihad


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Welcome to the circus trial of “Lady al-Qaeda” Aafia Siddiqui.

The Roots of Muslim Radicalism


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How does Islamic integration, or lack thereof, influence terrorism?

CAIR’s Fort Hood Idol


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Is al-Qaeda terrorist Anwar al-Awlaki recruiting leaders of CAIR?

Mahmoud Abbas, Palestinian Authority President


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  Click here to view the full Mahmoud Abbas profile. Excerpts from the Mahmoud Abbas profile: In the mid-1950s Abbas became involved in underground Palestinian politics, and joined a number of exiled Palestinians in Qatar. While there, he recruited numerous people who would become key figures in the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), and was one of the […]

Daniel Henninger: An Obama-GOP Entente on Terror – WSJ.com


After Barack Obama won the election, several Bush appointees running the war on terror came by our offices to sum up. On each visit, one point recurred: Coming into this world from the outside, they soon realized the scale of responsibility was larger than anything they had imagined. If the Hasan massacre at Fort Hood […]

Council on American-Islamic Relations


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  Excerpt from the Council on American-Islamic Relations profile: The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) was co-founded in 1994 by Nihad Awad and Omar Ahmad, both of whom had close ties to the Islamic Association for Palestine (IAP), which was established by senior Hamas operative Mousa Abu Marzook and functioned as Hamas’ public relations and […]

CIA bomber’s wife says war must go on against US – AP


he Turkish wife of a Jordanian doctor who killed seven CIA employees in a suicide attack in Afghanistan says her husband was outraged over the treatment of Iraqis at Abu Ghraib prison and the U.S.-led invasions of Iraq and Afghanistan. Defne Bayrak, the wife of bomber Humam Khalil Abu-Mulal al-Balawi, said in an interview with […]