syria

The Head Of ISIS’ European Operations Reportedly Defects. Here’s What This Means For ISIS.

According to the former Syrian rebel source, Frenchman Abu Soulayman, fled to Turkey after deciding to leave his role within the group.

Lauren Holter | August 15, 2016 - 6:55 pm

Hillary Clinton’s Hugely Questionable Immigration Stance Could End Up Being Her Undoing

Clinton’s sudden pro-immigrant statements are motivated by political gain rather than a belief in any sort of common humanity. That went out the window when the nerve gas shipped.

Kelly Kanayama | May 18, 2016 - 1:20 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

CNN Suspends Correspondent For “Editorializing” By Expressing Sympathy Towards Syrian Refugees

But but but what about Don Lemon, who editorializes by saying something dumb as fuck every time he opens his mouth?

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 20, 2015 - 1:35 pm

Couple Downsizes Big Wedding To Sponsor Syrian Refugees

The idea came to them in September, when Samantha Jackson and Farzin Yousefian saw the tragic photo of 3-year-old Aylan Kurdi’s lifeless body washed ashore after he and his family…

Newser | November 20, 2015 - 11:45 am

Just Look At This Asshole: Ben Carson Compares Syrian Refugees To Rabid Dogs

Ben Carson is both mean and stupid.

Robyn Pennacchia | November 19, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Watch The Video For “Refugees In,” Pussy Riot’s Haunting New Anthem And Call To Arms

No strangers to political controversy, Pussy Riot continues to use their musical platform for relevant and often brutally honest discourse, this time honing in on Europe’s stringent migration policies.

Bronwyn Isaac | November 18, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Friendly Reminder: “Homegrown” Terrorists Have Killed Far More Americans Than “Muslim Extremists” Since 9/11

Hi! How are you doing this Wednesday morning? Get a good night’s rest? Watch a little news this morning? In which perhaps some people were debating whether or not we…

Robyn Pennacchia | November 18, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Can We Set Down The Banner Of Gun Rights And Mourn With Paris?

When the news broke on Friday that Paris had been attacked, I was at a friend’s house. I kept reciting the numbers to him: two explosions, 35 dead, hostages taken.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 16, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Syrian Girl From “Last Week Tonight” Segment Scores Soap Opera Scene: “This Is My Lucky Day!”

If you watched the latest episode of John Oliver’s “Last Week Tonight,” you’ll remember that there was a segment featuring interviews with a completely charming 16-year-old disabled Syrian refugee named Noujain

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 30, 2015 - 11:00 am

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

Nobel Winner, Malala Yousafzai Opens Up School For Syrian Refugees On 18th Birthday

Malala Yousafzai is the youngest winner ever of the Nobel Peace Prize. She also got shot in the face by the Taliban and has written a book. And she is…

Katrin Higher | July 12, 2015 - 4:00 pm
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