Archives: Terrorism

ISIS and the Conflicts in Iraq

The Islamic rebel group ISIS has seized much of the border between Iraq and Syria, and some fear they are headed to Baghdad. President Obama promised to send military advisers, but many Republicans want to take more aggressive action. This hour we’ll talk about ISIS’s split from Al Qaeda, and how best to combat its expansion.

Al Qaeda in the Midwest/ Tour of the Scioto River Valley

Terrorism doesn’t necessarily have to be a threat from abroad, it could be ‘homegrown’ even in the Midwest. Then, a Tour of the Scioto River Valley on bicycle.

Reaction to Osama Bin Laden’s Death

Discussion of Osama Bin Laden’s death with Richard Herrmann the Director of the Mershon Center for International Security Studies at Ohio State University.

Homeland Security After 9/11

Are we safer from terrorism almost ten years after 9/11?

Illegal Weapons and Terrorism

Illegal guns, and proposals to make it more difficult for terrorists and criminals to obtain weapons and explosives