The lurid tale of Riad Elsolh Hamad.
Obsessing over al-Qaeda’s inventive new bombs gets us no closer to winning the War on Terror
A young Moroccan girl left with no alternative but to take her own life to avoid this fate.
In his reflections on Terror and Liberalism, Paul Berman draws attention to a crisis in Western radical circles precipitated by the wave of suicide bombings that characterized the second Palestinian intifada. These attacks were launched after the Palestinian Authority rejected a peace agreement that would have granted their demands for a Palestinian state and 97% [...]
Dr. Nancy Kobrin explains how a culture that forces males to be terrified of females leads them to murder and suicide.
Contrary to myth, Islamist female suicide bombers are neither “liberated” nor empowered women. They are not driven by feminist or nationalist ideologies. They are not always “black widows”—women, (most recently in the Moscow train bombings), who have lost terrorist husbands to the enemy and who want revenge.
Some female (Palestinian suicide bombers) are clinically [...]