TCS: Saddam and al Qaeda

My second piece for TCS, Saddam and al Qaeda, is now up.

Update: The piece has been rather widely reposted elsewhere, including–totally unbeknownced to me until I stumbled on it with a Google search–as an op-ed for the San Diego Union-Tribune.

FILED UNDER: Published Elsewhere, Terrorism
James Joyner
About James Joyner
James Joyner is Professor and Department Head of Security Studies at Marine Corps University's Command and Staff College and a nonresident senior fellow at the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council. He's a former Army officer and Desert Storm vet. Views expressed here are his own. Follow James on Twitter @DrJJoyner.


  1. PoliBlog says:

    More OTB@TCS
    James Joyner has a new TCS: Tech Central Station column on the Saddam-al Qaeda connection debate. It must be good, because he cites me! And, more importantly, it does a good job of placing the issue of Saddam and Islamic…

  2. Saddam and Al Qaeda
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  3. Hellblazer says:

    James Joyner, Moonbat Enabler
    Really, I don’t think James is a loon, but at this point, he really is a bona fide Moonbat enabler. He always skates a fine line, leaving the obvious inferences of his writing for the Moonbat crowd to make themselves….