U.S. needs to stay in Afghanistan

This U.S. military presence in Afghanistan doesn't have to be a large, nor does it need to play a combat role, but U.S. troops should remain

Would NSA surveillance have stopped 9/11 plot?

The Obama administration has framed its defense of the controversial bulk collection of all American phone records as necessary to prevent a

Is al Qaeda outdoing the U.S. on truth telling?

Yet, in Yemen where the U.S. has been fighting a small, undeclared war for the past four years, we have now arrived at the ironic point wher

Hyping the terror threat?

But is there any real reason to think that Americans are no safer than was the case a couple of years back? Not according to a study by the

Did Obama keep his drone promises?

On May 23, President Barack Obama gave a major speech at the National Defense University in Washington stating his intention to recalibrate

Good thing U.S. terrorist hunters weren't furloughed

For the past five days the pirates had taken hostage Richard Phillips, the American captain of the Maersk Alabama container ship.President B