Each murder is one too many.
If the September 11 terror attack is supposed to constitute a caesura in world history, it must be able to… (read more)
Partisans fight on familiar territory with professed political objectives to conquer power. This is what distinguishes them from terrorists.
The scenarios of biological or chemical warfare painted in detail by the American media during the months after September 11… (read more)
After September 11, the European governments have completely failed. They are incapable of seeing beyond their own national scope of… (read more)
One never really knows who one's enemy is.
The misery in war-torn Afghanistan is reminiscent of images from the Thirty Years' War.
Manhattan... capital of the 20th century, a city that has fascinated me for more than three decades.