Our enemies are not contained

President Obama wants to end the open-ended “war on terror” and refocus on individual terrorists or terrorist cells. But that doesn’t mean the threats are gone, columnist Kathleen Parker warned. “We may change our strategies, but we should not convince ourselves that our enemies are contained,” she wrote. “Rather, they are like cicadas, rising from their subterranean berths to wreak havoc when the time is ripe. Let’s hope we’re ready when that time comes.”