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Study Finds Ideology as Important an Inspiration to American Jihadists as Affiliation with Islamic State Group

A new study from the George Washington University’s Program on Extremism found that American jihadists continue to draw inspiration from a variety of groups other than the Islamic State group (IS).

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Study on American Jihadi Women, Experts on ‘Low-Tech Terror’ and Hate Speech Versus Free Speech in the Terrorism News Source

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GW Extremism Tracker: US Officials Charged 111 People with ISIS-Related Offenses Since March 2014

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The number of ISIS-related charges issued in the United States since March 2014 increased from 109 to 111, according to updated research from the George Washington University’s Program on Extremism.

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Study Finds Female American Jihadists Share Many of the Same Roles as Their Male Counterparts

A first-of-its-kind study examining the roles of American jihadi women found a steep increase in women’s participation in terrorist activity in the last five years.

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‘Low-Tech Terror’: Researcher Says Attack with Car and Butcher Knife at Ohio State Shows Evolving Forms of Terrorism

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Trump Protest, Free Speech, Hate Speech, Incite, First Amendment, election 2016

Hate speech versus free speech: What lessons does #Election2016 present? @amos_guiora of @sjquinney available for interviews on #TrumpProtest, etc.

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NATO Move to Deter Russia Foolish and Dangerous

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Russia, Iran Meeting on Syria: U-M Experts Can Discuss

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Law Professor Available to Discuss Federal Court Decision on Use of Twitter for Service of Process

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Congressional Veto Override on 9/11 Bill Bad Idea, Says Texas A&M Prof, Saudi Arabia Expert

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How to Talk with Kids About Traumatic Events

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In the wake of the recent terror events, a Rutgers expert discusses how to discuss violence-related fears with young children and warning signs to anticipate.

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Extremist Communications Researcher Available to Discuss Terrorism, Claims of Responsibility

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U.S. Rules for Targeted Killing Using Drones Need Clarifying

Current U.S. policies on using drones for targeted killing are characterized by ambiguities in interpretations of international law and too many generalities, despite recent efforts by the Obama administration to clarify the policies, a new RAND Corporation report finds.

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NewYork-Presbyterian Reflects on the 15 Year Anniversary of the September 11th Attacks

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Fifteen years ago, New York City was changed forever when terrorists struck down the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center. Almost 3,000 people lost their lives in the attacks and more than 6,000 people were injured. The tragedy of that day brought all of New York City together: the first responders, paramedics, firefighters, police officers, doctors, nurses, area businesses, co-workers, neighbors and strangers. NewYork-Presbyterian staff was called into action to help victims in the immediate aftermath of the attack, with four NYP EMS professionals sacrificing their lives that day to save others.Several NewYork-Presbyterian staff members came together to share their stories throughout the week.

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PTSD Expert at Newyork-Presbyterian Is Available to Discuss Virtual Reality Treatment 15 Years After the 9/11 Attacks

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Fifteen Years After 9/11, Psychologists Can Talk About Terrorism, Long-Term Trauma

As you are reporting on the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, psychologists are available to discuss the attacks’ long-term effects on survivors; trauma and grief; resilience; and terrorism response.

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Ahead of the #September11 Anniversary, #GWU Has Experts Available to Talk About #Nationalsecurity and Emergency Response

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Creation of Coinage Monetary System May Signal ISIS under Stress

ISIS' introduction of a coin-based monetary system may indicate a regime in distress and needing to easily launder its wealth.

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CWRU International Law Conference Explores Terrorism and Other Threats to World’s Artistic and Cultural Treasures

International law has regulated art preservation and transfer for decades, but action by terrorists to wipe out religious and cultural assets has magnified the issue. Case Western Reserve University School of Law on Sept. 16 will host a full-day conference titled “The Art of International Law” to provide insight into art repatriation, film industry tensions in the United States and China, and terror attacks on cultural and religious relics. The conference, in celebration of the Cleveland Museum of Art's 100th anniversary, will feature a lunch-hour discussion with Cleveland Museum of Art Director and President William Griswold about international disputes and negotiations involving some of the treasures in the museum's collection.

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Could PTSD Trigger Early Cognitive Impairment in Some WTC Responders?

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Findings from a study led by Stony Brook University researchers and published early online in Alzheimer's & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring reveals that there may be a significant amount of cognitive impairment (CI) among 911 World Trade Center (WTC) responders.







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