Kathy Gilsinan

Kathy Gilsinan is an associate editor at The Atlantic, where she covers global affairs. She was previously senior editor at World Politics Review.

The Geography of Terrorism

More than 80 percent of last year's terrorism fatalities occurred in just five countries.

Jihad, by Cruise Ship

Interpol says foreign fighters are traveling to Syria and Iraq "more and more" by sea. But that doesn't make land routes any less important.

To Kill a Terrorist

The leader of the Somali militant group al-Shabab is dead. Now what?

Can an Idea Be Dangerous?

An Australian festival aims to shock and provoke its audience. Does it go too far?