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Using the word terrorist clouds important issues

February 13, 2015

English is a malleable language. By speaking it, we smash and mold its words, often giving them new meanings. When this occurs, adjustments in usage must follow. Following the attack on satirical French...

US and other countries unite to respond to ISIS

November 7, 2014

“If the Islamic State (is) to be characterized, it would be as a revolutionary (or radical) insurgent actor,” said Yale Professor of Political Science & Director, Program on Order, Conflict and...

Racist comments towards Miss America pageant-winner illustrate ignorance

October 4, 2013

Terrorist. Un-American. Miss 7-11. Miss al-Qaeda. This was the reaction to the crowning of Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri. The pageant took place Sunday, Sept. 15 in Atlantic City, N.J., where the...

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