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Families of Orlando shooting victims sue Facebook, Twitter and Google over ISIS accounts

Families of three victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida have filed a lawsuit against Facebook, Twitter and Google for providing “support” to the Islamic State terrorist organization to radicalize individuals using social media. 521 more words


Combating Islamophobia

Islam today is one of the most widely misunderstood and feared religions by non-Muslims around the world.  This fear is especially prevalent within the United States post 9/11.  2,335 more words


How to Erase an Arab (Creative Nonfiction)

I’ve spent years writing  in the academic or journalistic mode, but I’ve wanted to try out something a bit more creative, something that attempted to relay what growing up Arab American in a predominately white suburban Chicagoland was like. 54 more words

Terrorism studies :

Time to think about terrorism – join February intake


Murray McArthur



Wed 12/14/2016 9:15 AM



We live in challenging times with many threats to our way of life.  309 more words


12/11/16: Weekly Update

The cultural gaslighting continues as T**** picks cabinet heads hell-bent on destroying their own departments; the Russians — led by a former KGB head — are found out for doing…you know…KGB stuff to undermine the U.S. 803 more words

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Le' Notes #27: Culture as an enabler of radicalisation

This post discusses how cultural exposure can enable radicalization.

In the last post, I discussed how our basic human nature can be prone to manipulation through ideology. 1,559 more words

Academic Notes