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In The News This Week - Aug 14, 2016

It’s been a relatively quiet week in Canadian politics; here is what has been making headlines:

1. The RCMP thwarted a homegrown terrorist plot in Strathroy, Ontario this week. 391 more words

Canadian Politics

This Report Shows Why We’re Vulnerable to ISIS

CounterJihad, Aug. 1, 2016:

The Center for National Security at Fordham Law has an annual report on cases involving the Islamic State (ISIS) that have appeared in US Federal court.   794 more words

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NYTimes: Why Do Terrorists Commit Terrorism?

Seeking meaning for why homegrown terrorists strike out at their countrymen doesn’t seem to help much simply because there usually is little coherent explanation.

Why Do Terrorists Commit Terrorism? http://nyti.ms/1Ut7RTQ

Security

Orlando Shooting: Afterthoughts and Next Steps

It goes without saying that the recent shooting terrorist attack in Orlando was a horrible event to be condemned, and that everyone prays for the victims and their families. 1,539 more words

Society

Chances of Brussels-style ISIL attack less likely in Canada, Senate committee told

OTTAWA — There is less likelihood of a Paris- or Brussels-style ISIL attack here because of geography and security screening of immigrants before they arrive, the head of the federal Integrated Threat Assessment Centre told parliamentarians Monday. 608 more words

News

The terrorist group who killed most Americans

Guess Which Terrorist Group Has Killed the Most Americans Since 9/11

While Ted Cruz and Donald Trump are using the Brussels attack to foment Islamophobia amongst their respective bases, it’s important to note that white terrorists have killed more Americans on U.S.

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USA

Belgian Attacks Horrific, But Expected

by IPT News  •  Mar 22, 2016

As shocking as this morning’ssimultaneous terror attacks at Belgium’s airport and in its Metro system may be, they show the disturbing depth of the terrorist infrastructure which was allowed to take root in the European Union capital’s back yard. 305 more words

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