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Penn Researcher Illustrates Impact of Drone Usage in Areas of Conflict

The use of drones has had significant consequences for how governments conduct counter-terrorism operations. But technological limitations mean they are less likely to effect wars between countries, according to a new paper co-authored by Michael C. Horowitz, a political scientist at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Media Stereotypes Fuel Support for Anti-Muslim Action, New Research Shows

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Iowa State researchers found a link between negative media stories about Muslims and support for military action and restrictions against Muslims. The research, published was designed to gauge the influence of media coverage portraying Muslims as terrorists.

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Turkey: Brewing Disorder, Baffling Priorities

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Southeast Asia Expert in Jakarta Says Location of Attack Is Symbolic

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Sociologist Available to Discuss Antigovernment Protest in Oregon

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Sociologist Available to Discuss Antigovernment Protest in Oregon

The American Sociological Association (ASA) has a sociologist available to discuss the situation in Oregon involving armed antigovernment protesters.

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Law Professor Files Brief with Supreme Court for Families of Dead in 1983 Marine Barracks Bombing in Lebanon

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Jimmy Gurulé, professor of law in the University of Notre Dame Law School, with six other law professors, has filed an amici curiae, or friends of the court brief, on behalf of the families of the 241 U.S. servicemen killed in the 1983 truck-bombing attack on a Marine barracks in Beirut.

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Survey Finds Majority Who Believe It Is Sometimes Necessary for Govt to Sacrifice Freedoms

Survey conducted after Paris and San Bernardino attacks finds a majority of respondents from both parties think it is acceptable for the government to analyze the Internet activities and communications of American citizens without a warrant.

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Terrorism Expert Tackles the Question: How Safe Are We?

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The Leonard C. Goodman Institute for Investigative Reporting Is Now Accepting Submissions

The deadline for this round of proposals is January 15, 2016. Candidates will be notified of decisions by the end of February 2016. The Institute pays a competitive rate--and covers expenses--for investigative reporting that advances social and economic justice. All stories are published in In These Times magazine and on InTheseTimes.com.

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Texas A&M Homeland Security Expert Offers Observations on LA School District Closing

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San Bernardino and ‘Leaderless Resistance’: Q&A With Texas A&M Homeland Security Prof

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Pentagon’s Decision to Build Up Military Bases Is “Prudent” According to Military Historian

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Wichita State University Honors Student's Heroic Actions with Posthumous Degree, Room Dedication

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In May, the Wichita State University community said goodbye to 22-year-old electrical engineering student Abduljaleel "Jaleel" Alarbash, who was killed trying to stop a suicide bomber from entering a mosque in Saudi Arabia. This week the man hailed as a hero will be remembered with an honorary degree and have a room in Jabara Hall named in his memory.

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Project to Examine Extremist Organizations’ Social and Neurological Influence

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A new UChicago study will bring together political scientists, neuroscientists and psychologists to examine the neurological processes that create sympathy toward extremist groups, in an effort to determine how cultures of martyrdom mobilize support for violence, especially suicide attacks.

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Expert Shares Thoughts Regarding #Trump's Call for Muslim Immigration Ban

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WVU Experts Available to Discuss Issues Related to Terrorism, Political Landscape, Humanitarian Concerns, and Media Coverage

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ND Expert: Donald Trump's anti-Muslim statements a "dog whistle to white supremacists and racists"

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Marine Le Pen on Upward Trajectory in French Regional Elections