ISIS: waging war on social media

Inside the Islamic State propaganda machine: Senior media operatives are treated as “emirs” of equal rank to their military counterparts. They are directly involved in decisions on strategy and territory. They preside over hundreds of videographers, producers and editors who…

The Charlie Hebdo Backlash

A swath of prominent American literary figures are worried by the support for Charlie Hebdo after the shootings earlier this year. but their arguments don’t always tarry with reality: Elsewhere, the #JeSuisCharlie brigades were admonished for affiliating with an…

Car Attack on Glasgow Airport

Looks like yesterday’s failed attack on London wasn’t an isolated incident: there’s been a possible suicide car bomb attack on Glasgow Airport. Too early to make too many assumptions about the reasons behind it, but the witness…