Center for Strategic Communication

Brief brief: from cost-benefit to apocalypse

[ by Charles Cameron — a bullet train of thought re Daesh from the New Yorker ] . Kenji Goto, friend of Syrians ** George Packer, in Why ISIS Murdered Kenji Goto a couple of days ago, connects a longer distance between ideas faster than the bullet train from Beijing...

Caliph is the penultimate title, 1

[ by Charles Cameron — part 1 of a series I’ve been working on for almost two week, that keeps morphing and growing as new news comes in ] . For a visceral take on Daesh / IS, ICYMI, there’s the PBS Frontline special The Rise of ISIS, highly recommended....