Are Drones More than Killing and Surveillance Machines?

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How do we benefit from drones without giving up our privacy, civil rights and humanity in the process?

Confessions of a Male Chauvinist

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Rahim Rajar’s stunningly honest confession from his home in Pakistan.

Congratulations! You Just Won a Baby!

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In Pakistan, the adoption of abandoned babies has been made into a game show.

US Reopening Most Diplomatic Posts

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The State Department will reopen 19 of the US embassies and consulates that have been closed since last Sunday.

To Defend a Terrorist

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Tamar Birckhead reflects on representing the shoe bomber and, now, on helping those who represent the Boston bomb suspect.

The Politically Correct Terrorist

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How do we define terrorism? Carl Pettit takes a closer look.

Federal Judge Dismisses Terror Charges Against Florida Imam

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The case against a Muslim cleric, who is the son of a man facing 4 charges of terrorism, was dropped after prosecutors found insufficient evidence of support for the Taliban.

Did Men Do This?

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When did violence, even the passive institutional violence of keeping women from being ordained, become a tool for proclaiming holiness?

Malala Yousafzai Released From British Hospital

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Malala has reached a major milestone in her recovery, and has been moved to outpatient status.

[Video] The World’s Biggest Commercial

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Rotary International is asking the world to join their fight against polio. Here’s why.

Earth without Humanity

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Life on Earth can survive any man made disaster. But will we?

Muslim Mosh Pit

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Young American men have sanctioned outlets for rage and rebellion their counterparts in conservative Islam do not.

Anger of Muslims, Part 2: Making Sense in 3D

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The violence in the Middle East makes sense when viewed from sufficient perspectives.

The Lesser of Two Evils = Vote Third Party

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When both Obama and Romney support policies that create terror abroad, it’s time Americans vote for a third-party solution.

Your ‘Bin Laden Is Dead’ Roundup

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One of the most dangerously evil men on the planet is dead. We round up some of the reactions and details you might have missed.

The News—U.S. Flexes Tariff Powers over China, Korea Negotiates Itself into a Spat, Actor Tony Curtis Dies

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Congress Approves Higher Tariff Powers Over China The White House bulked up its tariff muscle over China yesterday afternoon when the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Trade Sanctions Bill in an overwhelming vote of 348-79. The bill is meant to be a warning to China and other countries with undervalued currencies. Obama yesterday in a […]