Are We Safe Yet?

A Foreign Affairs Roundtable

Larry DiamondFawaz A. Gerges is the Christian A. Johnson Chair in International Affairs and Middle Eastern Studies at Sarah Lawrence College and the author of Journey of the Jihadist: Inside Muslim Militancy and The Far Enemy: Why Jihad Went Global.

James DobbinsJessica Stern is Lecturer in Public Policy at Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government and the author of Terror in the Name of God: Why Religious Militants Kill.

Leslie GelbJames Fallows is National Correspondent for the Atlantic Monthly. His most recent book is Blind Into Baghdad: America's War in Iraq.

Leslie GelbJohn Mueller is professor of political science at Ohio State University and the author most recently of The Remnants of War. His next book, Overblown: How Politicians and the Terrorism Industry Inflate National Security Threats, and Why We Believe Them, will be published by Free Press in November.