by Beenish Ahmed Posted on February 24, 2015 Updated: February 25, 2015
"Women fight for personal as well as political power, often sacrificing one for the other. If the world ignores that fact, it will miss a chance to deal with the identity politics that sustain war."
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on February 19, 2015 Updated: February 19, 2015
“Terrorism is not just job-seeking by another name. It’s driven by deep-seated problems and personal frustrations in that society," Keith Proctor, a policy researcher with the development organization Mercy Corps said.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on February 17, 2015
In 2012, nearly one-fourth of about 6,000 Jewish people in eight European Union countries said that they had experienced some form of anti-semitic harassment in the year before the survey.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on February 12, 2015 Updated: February 18, 2015
When asked if he has scaled back foreign aid workers from Syria in light of ISIS' killings, Trevor Hughes of International Relief and Development said, “I’m hesitant to send anybody anywhere in Syria."
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on February 4, 2015 Updated: February 5, 2015
The Saudi Embassy called the former Osama bin Laden aide “a deranged criminal." But many U.S. officials are concerned about Saudi Arabia's support for terrorist organizations.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 20, 2015
The GCHQ collected 70,000 emails as a part of their surveillance program, including those from U.S. and U.K.-based journalists.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 13, 2015 Updated: January 13, 2015
“Are we going to allow a means of communications which it simply isn't possible to read?...My answer to that question is: ‘No, we must not.’”
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on January 12, 2015 Updated: January 13, 2015
Demonstrations were held around the world from Kathmandu to Buenos Aires
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on January 8, 2015 Updated: January 9, 2015
Despite the fact that religiously motivated attacks are a tiny fraction of all the terrorist attacks carried out, they are given an outsized place by politicians, law enforcement officials, and the media.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on January 8, 2015 Updated: January 12, 2015
“I’m afraid that we’re going to see more of this, and we need to prepare to see more of this. This is the type of attack that can happen anywhere in the world.”