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Former terrorism analyst discusses US response to ISIS

Jee Young Lee, Reporter

March 12, 2015

Filed under Campus

Jonathan Schanzer, the vice president for research at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies spoke at Northwestern on Tuesday about the Islamic State group, also known as ISIS, and his suggestions for United States foreign...

Guest Column: What I learned from James Foley

Sean Lavery

August 23, 2014

Filed under Latest Stories, Opinion

When I was a freshman reporter for The Daily Northwestern, a Medill alum by the name of James Foley was detained in Libya while covering the uprising. I was assigned to write about it for The Daily, given a press release and a...

On Syria, Chicago-area activists ‘haven’t exhaled yet’

Kelly Gonsalves, Reporter

September 26, 2013

Filed under City, Local, National, Politics, State

Almost two weeks after the United States scaled back its military threat against Syria, Chicago-area activists still question Americans' motives and the country's next steps. More than 150 Evanston residents gathered Sept....