I attended a session recently about radicalization which focused on how youth are pulled into terrorist organizations. We watched a recruitment video, and it was stunning to me how clearly they were appealing to each of the basic needs. 452 more words
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Calgary’s young Muslims are facing an unprecedented level of scrutiny, as ongoing debates around terrorism leave them feeling judged and under pressure.
Scores of Muslim youth gathered Wednesday morning for the… 581 more words
In a war of words, students at a Calgary university are doing their best to arm their colleagues with educated and accurate information.
Students at Mount Royal University are taking to their campus in hopes of battling misconceptions and stereotypes that the Islamic faith is connected to terrorist groups like ISIS. 353 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — An Iraqi delegation met with the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Department Monday to discuss community building and combatting violent extremism.
The Sheriff’s Community Engagement Team shared its strategies on countering radicalization and recruitment tactics with the group of emerging Iraqi leaders. 67 more words
This continues the workshop of a play dealing with politics, religion and on-going war. If you missed Act One, Scene 1, see the archive list to the right. 5,228 more words