What ISIS Really Wants – The Atlantic

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The AtlanticWhat ISIS Really WantsThe Atlantic“We do not even understand the idea.” In the past year, President Obama has referred to the Islamic State, variously, as “not Islamic” and as al-Qaeda's “jayvee team,” statements that reflected ... [Read entire story]

Don’t Boycott Hamas – Foreign Affairs

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Foreign AffairsDon't Boycott HamasForeign AffairsThe November 21 cease-fire that ended the recent fighting between Israel and Hamas left key issues unresolved. Even if calm has been temporarily restored to the area, history suggests that it is ... [Read entire story]

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Amy Adams stars as linguist Louise Banks in Denis Villeneuve's sci-fi thriller 'Arrival,' tasked to communicate with aliens landing on Earth. Typically when you think of alien invasion films, you expect a war film on some level. Read entire story. ... [Read entire story]