Post Archive

May 2, 2011

Among the many serendipitous aspects of the Osama bin Laden operation is that the founder of Al Qaeda was true to his boast not to...

It has been less than 24 hours since bin Laden was run to ground, but already the historical revisionism is in full force.  The New...

The death of Osama bin Laden brings to an end one of the most massive and complicated manhunts in history. The operation itself appears to...

The saving grace about most extremist organization is that, well, they are so extreme that they make it hard even for dupes and fellow-travelers to...

One of the enduring images of the post-9/11 agony was the way that many Palestinians cheered the news of the terrorist attacks. Veteran terrorist Yasir...

The death of Osama bin Laden—richly deserved, long delayed—is certainly cause for celebration. But let’s not get carried away. The organization he built, al Qaeda,...

Now that Bin Laden is dead, the anti-war crowd, Congressional Democrats, and isolationist Republicans are probably going to demand that the United States pack up...

Of course they did: The Palestinian Islamist group Hamas on Monday condemned the killing by U.S. forces of Osama bin Laden and mourned him as an...

It’s unclear how much knowledge (if any) the Pakistani government had of Osama bin Laden’s whereabouts. But the initial reports are troubling, to say the...

My take on last night appears this morning in the New York Post: Bin Laden did not get away with it. That is what...

Americans are united this morning by a sense that justice has finally been served. The killing of Osama bin Laden in Pakistan is not the...

The killing of Osama bin Laden seemed to come out of nowhere, but officials have reportedly been on the terror leader’s trail for over four...