Michael Weiss is a fellow at the Institute of Modern Russia where he edits The Interpreter. He is a Senior Editor of the Daily Beast and columnist for Foreign Policy and NOW Lebanon. He is co-author, along with Hassan Hassan, of ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror.
Our Video of the Week is a Brookings panel discussion, “Islam as statecraft: How governments use religion in foreign policy,’ featuring Senior Fellow Shadi Hamid, Non-resident Senior Fellow Peter Mandaville and former Brookings expert Geneive Abdo. The Boston Globes’s columnist Indira Lakshmanan moderates.