Tag Archives: Isis

New Docs Reveal Osama bin Laden’s Secret Ties With Iran


THOMAS JOSCELYN,  The Weekly Standard

Show availability of Iran for al Qaeda training, plotting. Continue reading

DHS intel report warns of domestic right-wing terror threat


by Robert Spencer, Jihad Watch

In the middle of this story on the CNN page was a link to another CNN story that shows just how ridiculous this is: ISIS burned up to 40 people alive in Iraq, official says.” Have “right-wing sovereign citizen extremists” burned anyone alive? Continue reading

What ISIS Really Wants


Graeme Wood,  The Atlantic

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it. Continue reading

Obama administration attacks Egypt and UAE for ISIS raids


by Lauri B. Regan,  American Thinker

Where does one begin to parse the inane and irrational thinking that went into the Obama administration’s public rebuke of Egypt and the United Arab Emirates for attacking the Islamists who beheaded 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians in Libya? Continue reading

ISIS and the Logic of Shock


Simon Cottee,  The Atlantic

Why each Islamic State video is more horrifying than the last. Continue reading

Krauthammer: ‘Stunned’ At Obama’s ‘Banal,’ ‘Offensive’ Prayer Breakfast Remarks [VIDEO]


Al Weaver,  The Daily Caller

With the Jordan/ISIS conflict ready to come to a crescendo at any moment, syndicated columnist Charles Krauthammer slammed President Barack Obama’s speech before the National Prayer Breakfast Thursday. Continue reading

ISIS Said to Burn Captive Jordanian Pilot to Death in New Video


,  The New York Times

In a new show of brutality for a group already known for displays of violence, the Islamic State released a video on Tuesday purporting to show the execution of a captive Jordanian pilot by burning him alive. Continue reading

ISIS Goes Medieval on Gays


,  The Daily Beast

Here are images that pious Muslims ought to find more “offensive” than those of the Prophet Muhammad. Continue reading

Dramatic attempts to rescue IS hostages fails


by Rick Moran,  American Thinker

Special forces made two attempts to rescue hostages being held by Islamic State in their unofficial capital of Raqqa on Friday night, but were forced to abort the missions when aircraft came under heavy fire. Continue reading

Reports Accuse ISIS of Funding Itself with Organs Reaped from Dead Jihadis


by Frances Martel,  Breitbart

Numerous reports have surfaced that, in addition to selling oil and Yazidi sex slaves on the black market, the Islamic State terrorist group has begun selling the organs of young, dead Jihadis and assorted captives to generate more income for weapons. Continue reading