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French Jihadist Killings in Belgium

Wednesday, 11 June 2014, 3:30 pm | Abigail R. Esman

A brief note: this was originally written before the alleged killer was apprehended, and was then modified based on last-minute breaking news More >>

What The State Department Can Learn From The Art World

Friday, 14 September 2012, 9:36 am | Abigail R. Esman

After Attacks In Egypt And Libya, What The State Department Can Learn From The Art World More >>

Honor Violence in America

Thursday, 19 July 2012, 1:14 pm | Abigail R. Esman

Aiya Altemeemi, aged 19, suffered a punishment last February that none of her schoolmates in Phoenix, Arizona could have imagined: her father cut her throat with a kitchen knife. When she escaped to her bedroom, her mother and sisters followed, tied her ... More >>

Op-Ed: Worse than death

Monday, 25 July 2011, 12:08 pm | Abigail R. Esman

This week, Maj. Nidal Malek Hasan — the sole suspect in the November 2009 shooting at the Fort Hood military base, a massive bloodbath that left 13 dead and 32 wounded — was arraigned in a military courtroom. The charges: 13 counts of premeditated ... More >>

What papers should have reported in attempted terror attacks

Tuesday, 5 July 2011, 3:25 pm | Abigail R. Esman

Last week, law enforcement officials arrested three men on suspicion of engaging in terrorist activity, in two separate incidents. The men were, by all indications, Muslim. Yet much of the mainstream media, from the Associated Press to the New York ... More >>

Unlikely Supporters of Iranian “Terrorist" Group

Monday, 20 June 2011, 5:29 pm | Abigail R. Esman

The Iranian Mujahideen e Khalq, (MEK), also known as the People’s Mujahideen Organization of Iran (PMOI), has found some unlikely supporters in its latest request for protection from the UN – including former homeland security secretary Tom Ridge, former New ... More >>