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I-Team: Targeting Homegrown Radicals In New England

BOSTON (CBS) – Homegrown terrorists are now the number one concern of the FBI. They are often called lone wolves and attacks can come almost without warning. 530 more words

News

Why Is The British Government Not Doing All It Can To Stop Homegrown Terrorism

Again today I see on my Google News Homepage an article from CNN about Scotland Yard’s concerns about hundreds of Brits who are returning from Syria who have been training with ISIS. 198 more words

Personal Thoughts/Beliefs

Homegrown Terrorism: Threats and Solutions

Guest Blogpost

By Esther Grace Ehrenman

11 May 2015.

On April 19, authorities arrested 6 young Somalis who attempted to get false passports for the purpose of traveling to Somalia and joining IS.1 This is hardly an isolated instance of homegrown terrorism. 350 more words

Politics

Pamela Geller, TIME Magazine: A Response to My Critics—This Is a War

By Pamela Geller, May 6, 2015:

The cartoon contest was needlessly provocative? No — murdering cartoonists is needlessly provocative.

It was the jihadis, not I, who made the cartoons a flash point. 984 more words

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U.S. Officials: Texas Attack Shows Evolution of ‘Lone Wolf’ Militants


Washington Free Beacon, by Mark Hosenball and Jon Herskovitz, May 6, 2015:

WASHINGTON/AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) – U.S. investigators believe two men killed after opening fire on a Texas event that offered a prize for cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad represent an evolving model of “lone wolf” militants who are radicalized partly by themselves and partly through long-distance engagement with organized militants. 503 more words

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EXCLUSIVE: FBI, DHS Assessed Terror Attack Threat to Texas ‘Draw Muhammad’ Contest as ‘UNLIKELY’

PJ Media, by Patrick Poole, May 5, 2015:

The Feds, influenced by false narratives about the causes of terror, failed yet again. Meanwhile, the Texas Department of Public Safety took the threats seriously and saved lives. 1,070 more words

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Why Adam Gadahn’s Killing Matters To Al-Qaeda

MEMRI, by Steven Stalinsky, April 24, 2015:

On April 23, 2015 the White House announced that Adam Gadahn, the first American to be charged with treason since World War II and the man known as Al-Qaeda’s American spokesman, had been killed inadvertently in a U.S. 1,044 more words

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