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Railways are leaving themselves at risk of dangerous hacking—and they know it.
For anti-Assad rebels, a southern spring has become a kind of suicide bomb.
The massacre led immediately to national security fantasies.
The history of terrorism in France offers lessons in how best to respond to the Paris attacks.
It is time for the United States to take responsibility for the war it encouraged in Syria.
Aziz Z. Huq
It creates more violent terrorists and leaves no one who can talk peace.
Alex de Waal
The Department of Defense's Cyber Strategy Memorandum
Lisa Lucile Owens
“Reports of the demise of Israeli-U.S. relations are not only premature, they’re just wrong.” It is hard to disagree.
Republicans are right to obstruct funding for DHS—but they're doing it for the wrong reasons.
Patriotism, as brilliant as the gold tridents pounded into a SEAL’s coffin lid, outshines all flaws.
Recovering its usage.
The identity of a nation lies in its borders.
Santiago Zabala, Søren Tinning
Vital reading on politics, literature, and more in your inbox
Bram Wispelwey, Michelle Morse
Robin Dembroff, Dee Payton
Noam Chomsky, David Barsamian
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