God Wars Can Buhari Beat Boko Haram?
Nigerian President Buhari ran and won on his pledge to wipe out the Islamist insurgents. Looking at the uptick in violence during his first few days back in office, that might prove to be a tall order.
Does Francis Read Huntington?
Pope Francis pointedly spoke of the Armenian genocide at a service this weekend. His remarks are an important reminder that Christians around the world—in Africa and the Middle East specifically—are facing a savage and implacable enemy in militant fundamentalist Islam.
God Wars Onward Christian Soldiers
With new support from the Kurdish Regional Government, Iraqi Christians are starting to form a militia to fight back against ISIS.
God Wars Asian Buddhists Get Militant
Feeling threatened by Islam, secularism, and regional powers, Buddhists in south and southeast Asia are becoming militant—and joining forces.
God Wars ISIS Gains Popularity in France
A new poll finds that 15 percent of French respondents support ISIS. These numbers highlight the severity of the West’s homegrown Jihadi problem, and should prod moderate Muslims to emphatically condemn jihadism.
God Wars US, Africa to Discuss Rise of Terrorist Groups
The first U.S.-Africa Summit, now in session, will discuss strategic responses to the growing threat of terrorism on the continent. But despite its involvement in many African countries, the U.S. is still searching for a strategy.