In the News

Lessons for U.S. From Soviet Role in Afghanistan,” All Things Considered, Jan. 13, 2013.

Jihadist Perceptions of the ‘Arab Spring,’” The Commentator, Nov. 30, 2012.

Gone but Not Forgotten,” Foreign Policy, Sept. 30, 2011.

Pentagon Terror Plot Foiled,” The Daily Beast, Sept. 29, 2011.

Beyond our Fears: Building Peace in a Post-9/11 World,” America Magazine, Sept. 26, 2011.

After Bin Laden, Same as Before?,” National Review, Sept. 19, 2011.

Bin Laden’s Legacy: Why We’re Still Losing the War on Terror,” National Defense University Press Blog, Sep. 15, 2011.

Special Abu Muqawama Q&A with Daveed Gartenstein-Ross,” Abu Muqawama, Sep. 14, 2011.

It’s Time to Rethink Counterterrorism Spending,” Bloomberg Businessweek, Sept. 7, 2011.

Is al Qaeda Really Losing,” The Times-Picayune, Sept. 1, 2011.

The Long War’s Long Tail,” Foreign Policy, Aug. 30, 2011.

Expert Evaluates bin Laden’s Legacy,” USC News, Aug. 19, 2011.

US is Right to Give Aid to Somalia, Despite Risk of Helping al Shabaab,” Christian Science Monitor, Jul. 21, 2011.

The Panetta Doctrine: Declare Victory, Don’t Go Home,” Danger Room, Jul. 11, 2011.

U.S. ‘Extends Drone Strikes to Somalia,’” Al Jazeera, Jul. 1, 2011.

Google Wants to Fight Extremism, But it Needs to Understand it First,” PBS, Jun. 30. 2011.

Jihadi Forum Watchers Beat Wires to Zawahiri Story,” The Atlantic Wire, Jun. 16, 2011.

In America, a Home-Grown Jihad,” The Hindu, Jun. 7, 2011.

Tennessee’s Anti-Sharia Bill is Now an Anti-Terrorism Bill, and Still Terrible,” The American Prospect, May 20, 2011.

Revenge or Redemption,” The Post (Ireland), May 8, 2011.

Osama bin Laden Didn’t Win, But He Was ‘Enormously Successful,’” Washington Post, May 2, 2011.

Al-Shabaab Plagued by Defeats, Desertion,” IPT News, Mar. 17, 2011.

Good Cop, Bad Cop,” The American Prospect, Mar. 10, 2011.

Fox’s Favorite Muslim Radical,” Salon, Mar. 2, 2011.

The Lost Boys,” GQ, Feb. 3, 2011.

Islamic Militants Suspected in Russia Airport Bombing,” Washington Times,  Jan. 24, 2011.

The FP Survey: Terrorism,” Foreign Policy, Jan. 20, 2011.

The Best Way to Stop So-Called Frankenbombers? Be Smart, Says U.S. Counterterror Officials,” New York Daily News, Dec. 7, 2010.

American Jihadist Terrorism: Combating a Complex Threat,” Congressional Research Service, Dec. 7, 2010.

North African States at Risk of Being Overrun by al-Qaeda,” Telegraph, Oct. 21, 2010

How We’ve Changed al-Qaeda,” The Atlantic, Oct. 7, 2010

Indian Jihadis in Qaida’s Somalia Arm?,” Times of India, Aug. 23, 2o10

Jihad’s Ugly American Face,” Investigative Project on Terrorism News, Aug. 20, 2010

Changing Stop and Frisk Policies is a Bad Idea,” Brooklyn Downtown Star, Jul. 20, 2010

Experts Warn of Further Uganda Attacks,” The Washington Post, Jul. 14, 2010

The Next Osama?,” FrontPage Magazine, Jul. 12, 2010

Somali Islamists Claim Uganda Carnage: Officials warn of al-Shabaab threat with American recruits,” The Washington Times, Jul. 12, 2010

Faith, Doubt, and U.S. Foreign Policy,” The American, Jun. 22, 2010

Scholars See Future of Pakistan Democracy as Uncertain,” The Washington Times, Jun. 17, 2010

Rhetoric and Reality: Countering Terrorism in the Age of Obama, Center for a New American Security, Jun. 2010

Would-Be Warriors: Incidents of Jihadist Terrorist Radicalization in the United States Since September 11, 2001, Rand Corporation, 2010

Turnstile Terrorism,” Accuracy in Academia, Apr. 7, 2010

Experts Divided on Deradicalization Efforts,” CQ Homeland Security, Mar. 30, 2010

U.S. Seeks Cleric Backing Jihad,” The Wall Street Journal, Mar. 26, 2010

New U.S. Deradicalization Effort Show Promise, Expert Says,” Security Management, Mar. 26, 2010

Pakistan Strikes Taliban Camps in Arakzai,” The Long War Journal, Mar. 25, 2010

Christians’ and Muslim’s Image Problems,” Global Politician, Mar. 11, 2010

The Smearing of Rashad Hussain,” Foreign Policy, Feb. 23, 2010

The Terror Threat from Somalia: The Internationalization of Al-Shabaab, American Enterprise Institute, Feb. 12, 2010

Homegrown Terrorism and Transformative Learning: An interdisciplinary approach to understanding radicalization,” Global Change, Peace and Security, Feb. 2010

Terrorist Dropouts: Learning from Those Who Have Left, Washington Institute for Near East Policy, Jan. 2010

No Indication Yet of Initiatives Targeting Terrorist Recruitment in U.S. Prisons,” St. Petersburg Times, Jan. 13, 2010

Anti-Terror Lessons of Muslim Americans, Duke University, Jan. 6, 2010

A US Pipeline for Jihad in Somalia?,” Christian Science Monitor, Dec. 30, 2009

How to Prepare for a Hazmat Response,” Fire Chief, Dec. 1, 2009

Fort Hood Shootings: US Muslims Feel New Heat,” Christian Science Monitor, Nov. 17, 2009

Army Major and Recent Convert to Islam was Behind Shootings at Fort Hood,” The Long War Journal, Nov. 5, 2009

‘Dead’ al Qaeda Terrorist Surfaces for Media,” The Washington Times, Oct. 15, 2009

Terror Plot: A Failed Replay of London and Madrid?,” Christian Science Monitor, Sep. 23, 2009

Bomb Plot: When Should Authorities Have Stepped In?,” Christian Science Monitor, Sep. 21, 2009

Adam Gadahn and Al-Qaeda’s Internet Strategy, Middle East Policy, Sep. 22, 2009

CBN News Uncovers New Details About Alleged North Carolina Terrorist Ringleader,” Christian Broadcast Network, Aug. 17, 2009

Shooting of Two Soldiers in Little Rock Puts Focus on ‘Lone Wolf’ Islamic Extremists,” Christian Science Monitor, Jun. 11, 2009

Not All Terrorists Come From Faraway Lands,”, Jun. 3, 2009

Identifying Domestic Terrorists,” Townhall, May 27, 2009

Who Will Stop the Pirates?,” Christian Science Monitor, Apr. 9, 2009

Nuclear Threat: High or Highly Exaggerated?,” Security Management, Apr. 2009

The Kingdom of Jordan: Intra-Faith Dialogue, Inter-Faith Diplomacy,” The Review of Faith and International Affairs, Mar. 20, 2009

Canadian Mosque Sets Up ‘Detox’ Program for Would-Be Terrorists,” Fox News, Feb. 26, 2009

Shabaab and Rival Islamist Group Clash in Central Somalia,” The Long War Journal, Jan. 14, 2009

Lebanon – A Second Front for Hamas?,” The Washington Times, Jan. 9, 2009

As Threat of Germ Warfare Looms, Commission Devises Plan,” Medill, Dec. 3, 2008

Mainstream US Islamic Websites – and Terror,” FrontPage Magazine, Sep. 29, 2008

Collapse of the Security System,” The Frontier Post, Sep. 25, 2008

The Jihad Against Free Speech,” FrontPage Magazine, Jul. 31, 2008

The Emergent Islam I Want,” The Washington Post, Jul. 23, 2008

Musharraf’s Israeli Disciples,” The Jerusalem Post, Mar. 14, 2008

The Muslim Brotherhood’s ‘Grand Jihad’ in Toledo,” FrontPage Magazine, Mar. 10, 2008