James Kitfield

Independent Author


Opinion Articles & Editorials Written By James Kitfield

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07/23/15Tennessee Is the Capital of American Jihadpolitico.com
Teennessee seems an unlikely birthplace for American jihad. Yet long before the five U.S. service members were murdered this past week in Chattanooga, before the Boston Marathon bombers, the Fort Hood shooting or the rise of the Islamic State, it was another troubled teenager from the same state who embarked on a journey of jihad and ended in the first deadly terrorist attack on U.S. soil after 9/11. The road to jihad began here, where Highway 40 bisects the state Abraham Lincoln once called the “keystone of the southern...