Posts tagged "isis"

Joyce Carol Oates: “Yes, But What Does ISIS Do For Fun?”

Surely ISIS has some fun, positive traits!

Bronwyn Isaac | November 23, 2015 - 2:40 pm

Brussels On High Terror Alert, Shuts Down Its Subway

After last week’s terrorist attacks in Paris, the threats to Belgium’s capital of Brussels has been raised due its housing of members of terror organizations connected to the attacks.

Katrin Higher | November 21, 2015 - 2:30 pm

ISIS Now Has A 24-hour Online Help Desk

As ISIS grows and members become more decentralized, their reliance on efficient web communication also grows.

Bronwyn Isaac | November 18, 2015 - 5:30 pm

Don’t Worry, This Little French Boy Will Make You Feel Better

I’ve been spending the last few days reading essays that were published after 9/11, thinking about how deep the rift in my life is, between my childhood until September 11,

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 17, 2015 - 11:00 am

Watch: SNL’s Cecily Strong Delivers Heartfelt Message For Paris In Opening Monologue

Cecily Strong delivered a seriously powerful and emotional opening to SNL last night, honoring the victims of the November 13th terrorist attacks in Paris.
Strong delivers her message in both…

Katrin Higher | November 15, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Muslims Use #MuslimsAreNotTerrorist Twitter Hashtag To Counter Prejudice In Wake Of Paris Attacks

After last night’s terrorist attacks in Paris, social media has reacted with its usual influx of positive support and activism, but also predictably, the fire-storms of boundless bigotry.
There are…

Katrin Higher | November 14, 2015 - 12:00 pm

ISIS Claims Responsibility For Paris Terrorist Attacks, President Hollande Vows Retaliation

After Friday night’s terrorist attacks in Paris which left 128 dead and 200 injured, French president Francois Hollande vowed to retaliate with a “merciless” response to the deadliest attacks on…

Katrin Higher | November 14, 2015 - 10:28 am

Does This Deceased ISIS Member Look Like Drake?

He kind of does. Or maybe he doesn’t. Help. …

Megan Reynolds | October 9, 2015 - 1:00 pm

American Hostage Kayla Mueller Was Raped By Islamic State Leader While In Captivity

American hostage Kayla Mueller was repeatedly raped by ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, U.S. intelligence officials told her family in June. The family has just come forward to tell the…

Katrin Higher | August 15, 2015 - 10:00 am

Enterprising Young Ladies Catfish ISIS, Bilk Them Out Of Thousands

…which they spent on a vacation.

Robyn Pennacchia | July 30, 2015 - 2:10 pm

Watch: CNN Mistook A Dildo-Covered Flag for ISIS Flag At London Pride Parade

Hey CNN, sorry you got fooled by some dildo art on a flag!
The news network mistakingly thought that some dildos on a flag were a scary ISIS flag at…

Katrin Higher | June 28, 2015 - 9:30 am

UN Report Finds 35 Percent Of Women Worldwide Have Experience Sexual Or Physical Violence

A new United Nations report finds that 35 percent of women worldwide have experienced sexual and/or physical violence.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 9, 2015 - 5:30 pm

Changes On Rehtaeh Parsons’ Wikipedia Page Are Being Traced To The Canadian Defence Department

Someone in the Canadian Defence Department has been editing Rehtaeh Parsons’ Wikipedia page to imply that Parsons’ father believed that she had had consensual sex with the two boys…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 10, 2015 - 5:30 pm

Elisabeth Hasselbeck Uses Sydney Hostage Crisis To Defend CIA Torture Program

Yesterday, as a siege in Sydney, Australia unfolded at the hands of a lone gunman who took over a cafe and held over a dozen people hostage, “Fox & Friends”…

Claire Hannum | December 16, 2014 - 6:00 pm

5 Things To Know About The 7,000 Yazidi Women Being Held As Sex Slaves By ISIS

Militants from ISIS, a.k.a. the Islamic State/ISIL (or whatever else you’d like to name the terrorist group that’s been wreaking havoc on Middle Eastern society and by proxy, much of…

Claire Hannum | October 18, 2014 - 11:00 am

Tyra Surprises Isis With Sex Reassignment Surgery

We’ll be the first to admit that we’re not big fans of Tyra Banks. We watch “America’s Next Top Model” like any other fashion, reality TV-loving girl, but most of…

Annika Harris | November 17, 2008 - 9:15 pm