A secret document shows the NSA has been planning attacks since the Clinton years.
What it's like to sit and talk with jihadists, neo-Nazis, and lone-wolf killers.
Meet Degi Dudayev. It's not easy being the son of independent Chechnya's dead president.
Long before the marathon bombing, Islamists in Massachusetts were helping militants in Chechnya.
A brief history of the Chechen diaspora, Islamic radicalism, and the possible link to the Boston bombing suspects.
From Guantánamo to Boston, why Americans have a dangerous tendency to overreact to terrorism.
Even after the tragedy in Boston, our country remains uniquely secure from foreign threats -- and that shapes how Americans see the world.
You can't beat a lone terrorist -- or al Qaeda for that matter -- with shock and awe.
The only way to stop Pyongyang's cycle of brinkmanship and extortion is to address the real problem -- South Korea.
Is John Kerry ready to deal with North Korea? Here's how to do it.
The most powerful lobby in Washington isn't the NRA. It's the Castro-hating right wing that has Obama's bureaucrats terrified and inert.
U.S. intelligence looks at Beijing's military options in North Korea.
She wanted Gorbachev to stop the reunification of Germany.
Why Margaret Thatcher still makes life difficult for Britain's Conservatives.
For those still confused: No, Kim Jong Un is probably not a reformist after all.
Don't look now, declinists, but the U.S. economy is strong and poised to beat its rivals. Yes, even China.
What the Cuban missile crisis teaches us about facing down North Korea.
Why Reagan’s former budget chief is like a crazy person howling in the wind. Let’s ignore him.
What does it say about Germany today that in order to see some Jews you’ve got to go to a museum?
The persistent dangers of low-tech warfare.
The competing forces in Iran's political system are poised to collide in this summer's presidential election.