Iain Gould

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Did the Government Invent an “Imminent” Threat to Bolster Support for War?

Shortly after the United States began conducting air strikes in Syria, the Pentagon revealed that it was not only bombing ISIS targets, but also a group that was all but previously unheard of in the public sphere: the Khorasan Group. A week later, however, serious questions exist about whether the …

Drumclay crannog dig 'rewriting medieval history'

<b>The findings of one of the most important archaeological digs in Northern Ireland will be revealed during a conference later.</b><p>Excavation of the Drumclay crannog in County Fermanagh uncovered more than 4,000 objects, dating back to AD 700.<p>Environment Minister Mark H Durkan said the finds were …

Archaeology

9 unsolved historical mysteries

Who was Jack the Ripper, what happened to the Mary Celeste, and did Richard III really murder the princes in the Tower? These are some of the biggest …

Nusra leader threatens attacks against West

The head of the Syrian branch of al-Qaeda has denounced US-led air raids in the country, warning of retaliatory attacks in the "homes" of the Western and Arab countries that have taken part in the bombings.<p>In an audio message posted online on Monday, Abu Mohammad al-Golani, the leader of the Nusra …

Turkish tanks face ISIL near Syria border

Turkish tanks have been sent to hills overlooking the Syrian border town of Ain al-Arab besieged by ISIL, while a US-led coalition intensified its bombing of the group in northern and eastern Syria.<p>Their deployment of Monday came after ISIL fired shells near a refugee camp on Turkish soil. At least …

Scorpion puts the hyphen in “fun-cedural”

CBS is trying to brand <i>Scorpion</i> as a “fun-cedural,” which makes a sort of sense: <i>Scorpion</i> is about as fun and relaxed as the word “fun-cedural.” It’s …

TV

Fight the Islamic State in Iraq? Sure. In Syria? Not So Much

<b>Iraq was once seen as the wrong</b> war; now, it has become the more palatable one. In its place is Syria, which has become the pariah nation at the core …

Why the United States Will Never Defeat ISIS

More on:<p>Defense and Security<p>Military Operations<p>Terrorism and Counterterrorism<p>On the eve of the Iraq War in 2003, while commanding the 101st Airborne …

This Week: Mobilizing to Counter ISIS

More on:<p>United States<p>Diplomacy and International Institutions<p>Israel<p>Egypt<p>Middle East and North Africa<p><b>Significant Developments</b><p><b>Syria.</b> French President …

Nusra Front 'kills' captive Lebanese soldier

The Nusra Front, al-Qaeda's affiliate in Syria, has killed one of the Lebanese soldiers it had been holding in captivity, according to Lebanese security sources and a Twitter statement.<p>The killing of the soldier, if confirmed, will be the first to have been carried out by the Nusra Front, which …

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OODA Loop: A Comprehensive Guide | The Art of Manliness

John Boyd is described by some as the greatest military strategist in history that no one knows. He began his military career as a fighter pilot in …

9 Foundational Habits Young Men Should Start Now to Raise Themselves Right | The Art of Manliness

Awhile back I was driving through the place where I grew up – Edmond, Oklahoma – and happened to pass by my old high school. This wasn’t an unusual …

The Woodsman Workout | The Art of Manliness

Last week, my family and I went on a much needed vacation to our adopted home of Montpelier, Vermont. Kate and I have been going there about once a …

How to Communicate With Your Spouse | The Art of Manliness

Loving relationships are the most important factor in a man’s happiness, success, and ability to live a fully flourishing life.<p>And one of the most …

How to Perform a J-Turn: An Illustrated Guide | The Art of Manliness

I’m a big fan of old cop and detective shows. One of my favorites is <i>The Rockford Files</i> that aired in the 1970s and starred the legendary James Garner …

Main Themes From The Hobbit | The Art of Manliness

<i>The Hobbit</i> has been a favorite of children and adults alike since its publication in 1937. It used to take a backseat to <i>The Lord of the Rings</i>, but …

Thousands of Syrian Kurds flee ISIL

Tens of thousands of Syrian Kurds have crossed into Turkey over the past two days, fleeing an advance by fighters from the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL), who have seized dozens of villages close to the border, the UN's refugee agency says.<p>By Sunday, more than 70,000 refugees had crossed …