Negotiating with Terrorists

Q: Dr. Hurd, I know you favor a strong stance against terrorism. However, I’m sure you disagree with the policy of the Bush Administration and Tony Blair in Britain to refuse to negotiate with the groups who practice beheading. People are dying in the most...

Why Nick Berg was Executed

According to AOL News, a video posted Tuesday on an Islamic militant Web site showed the beheading of an American civilian in Iraq, and said the execution was carried out by an al-Qaida affiliated group to avenge the abuse of Iraqi prisoners by American soldiers. To...

Why and How to Remember September 11

There are those who say that it is time to “move on” from the terrorist attacks of September 11. Others say that we must “never forget.” It is appropriate that we do not linger on the pain and loss of the attacks. We are a proud and resilient...

It Is Time to Make A Martyr

Sheik Ahmed Yassin, spiritual leader of the Palestinian Islamic terrorist group Hamas, has called for Muslims to attack American and Western interests if the United States attacks Iraq. From the New York Times, February 7, 2003: In an open letter released today, the...

Are We Safer?

The carnage begun that awful day in the Iranian desert in 1980 will not run its course until Americans understand how much they need to fear and loathe militant Islam.