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Dhaka's Lost Boys

The five Holey boys could have been my students. 581 more words

Bangladesh

Counterterrorism expert warns of radicalization in British prisons

Source: RNS

By Trevor Grundy

CANTERBURY, England (RNS) A counterterrorism expert charged by the British government with investigating the spread of Islamist extremism warned of a threat to national security if a group of unnamed imams continues circulating hate books to young Muslims in prison. 206 more words

Europe

Anti-radicalization program aims to tackle the issue at its roots

Amidst a recreational facility with groups of kids playing floor hockey in one room and adults going for daily workouts in another, a room in the corner of the building is filled with 30 children chanting in Arabic. 480 more words

Local News

Prevention and militarization in Africa's security governance by Linnéa Gelot

 

The 27th African Union Summit, underway in Kigali, Rwanda, is widely expected to adopt one of Dr Donald Kaberuka’s recommendations on how to increase member state contributions to the AU Peace Fund and more broadly to increase African self funding of peace and security, and its other pillars. 1,131 more words

Conflict

To Contain Terrorism, Build Institutions

By Nayma Qayum

The Holey attacks change much of what we know about the Islamic state. IS has now gone global; it has orchestrated 126… 951 more words

Terrorism

How your Islamophobia is helping  Islamic Radicalism. 

There are many people who will tell you that Islam is a peaceful religion. There will be some who say that it does allow some violence, in some contexts, but not terrorism. 282 more words

Social Commentary

Radicals and moderates

What does it mean to be a moderate in this era? The meek don’t inherit the world. They are at best “spectators” or at worst “collateral damage”. 24 more words

Politics