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ISIS’ best new recruiting tool: Donald Trump

Even though he holds no official power — and sane people everywhere pray that he never will — GOP frontrunner Donald Trump already is undermining U.S. national security with his hate-filled remarks about Muslims. Trump has gone from vilifying immigrants in general (“criminals and rapists”) to spewing and instigating special hatred against Muslims. After the Islamic […]

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Is the tide turning against ISIS? How can we figure it out?

Depending on your news sources (and I’m using the term loosely), you may have noticed a downturn in coverage of the Islamic State. Just a week ago, the group known as ISIS or ISIL seemed to be taking over the entire Middle East. Within days, the news shifted that the self-styled caliphate might be falling […]

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