BONNER: In time of crisis, should governments rely on non-governmental organizations or should those groups be asked to stand aside for the greater good?
CHIDIAC: If we want true security, we need see beyond our prejudices and invest in global development that promotes justice and progress for all humanity
MICALLEF: Expanded co-operation with the West and an increase in Russia’s role in combatting jihadism would come at a steep price — for both sides
CHIDIAC: Through education young people can be made aware of how they’ll be used and exploited by the people who pretend to care for them
CHIDIAC: The way to combat these racist abominations is to speak truth, and to speak it persistently in a loud and unified voice
MICALLEF: The collapse of the Islamic State nation will have a profound effect on the organization but it will not eliminate its ongoing presence
MACFADYEN: You have, like Alice, gone through the looking glass and are in a legal no man’s land where the traditional view on rights and liberties is turned on its head
MICALLEF: Terror is not an ideology or a set of beliefs. It’s not an organization, a government or a state against which one can wage war. Terror is a tactic