It is not just the museum-destroying Islamic State that yearns for a Year Zero.
In poring over its murder-stunt videos, we give IS exactly what it wants.
Why politicians and pundits are so desperate to see the Iraq War report.
Jihadi John's alleged involvement in the riots makes perfect sense.
The Kurdish ‘suicide bomber’ dealt a psychological blow to IS – and the West.
Must-reads from the past week
The airstrikes in Iraq will help nobody – except maybe IS.
Our government would rather crack down on its citizens' liberty than enter into a battle of ideas with IS.
Both the pro- and anti-war sides have substituted panic for principle.
Our leaders say the Islamic State threatens civilisation – why won’t they fight it?