Tag: International Terrorism

Haras Rafiq – “Pathways to Extremism and Radicalisation”

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Title: “Pathways to Extremism and Radicalisation” Speaker: Haras Rafiq, Founding Director of CENTRI (Counter Extremism Consultancy, Training, Research and Interventions) Introductory Remarks by Convener Dr. Richard Stone, Professor of Law, Columbia University Law School Date: November 6, 2013 Location: Jerome Greene Hall 101, Columbia University Law School, as part of the ISGAP Seminar Series, “Antisemitism […]

In Europe, a Growing Case for Banning Hezbollah

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There’s new evidence that the group’s jihadist and political branches are intertwined. BERLIN — In the wake of several recent high-profile cases incriminating Hezbollah in Europe, there are growing cracks in the European Union’s policy on the Lebanese terror group. Two of the EU’s leading voices, France and Germany, according to several recent reports, are […]

Jihadism spreading in West Africa, professor warns

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MONTREAL — The tentacles of jihadist Islamist extremism are spreading across the African sub-Saharan continent and pose as great a risk there as anywhere else in the world, an African scholar said. Speaking to a Canadian Institute for Jewish Research gathering recently, Shalem Coulibaly, a philosophy professor at the Université de Ouagadougou in the West African […]

Hamas shaves heads of long-haired Gaza youths

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Islamic rulers crack down on behavior deemed inappropriate; rights groups outraged GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Police in Hamas-ruled Gaza have started grabbing young men with long or gel-styled spiky hair off the streets, bundling them into jeeps, mocking them and shaving their heads, two of those targeted and a rights group said Sunday. […]

Can’t Say Terrorism, Can’t Say War on Terror, Islamist Now a No-No

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First they came for terrorism, then it was the war on terror, and now it is Islamism. The AP Stylebook definition for Islamist was changed due to Muslim pressure It seems to have started during the spring of 2009, when Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano first appeared in her new role at a congressional hearing. […]

Islamist Insurgents Burn Historic Manuscripts in Timbuktu

https://isgap.org/post/2013/01/piece-by-luke-harding-in-the-guardian-islamist-insurgents-burn-historic-manuscripts-in-timbuktu/

Timbuktu Mayor: Mali Rebels Torched Library of Historic Manuscripts Fleeing Islamist insurgents burnt two buildings containing priceless books as French-led troops approached, says mayor Islamist insurgents retreating from Timbuktu set fire to a library containing thousands of priceless historic manuscripts, according to the Saharan town’s mayor, in an incident he described as a “devastating blow” […]

Milton Shain, Shalem Coulibaly, Samuel Eppel, Alberto Nisman – “Global Antisemitism”

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YIISA/IASA “Global Antisemitism: A Crisis of Modernity” Conference “Global Antisemitism” Plenary Session Speakers: Professor Milton Shain, University of Cape Town: “Antisemitism and Anti-Zionism in the ‘New South Africa’” Professor Shalem Coulibaly, University of Ouagadougou: “Africa and Antisemitism: Myth or Reality? From Indifference to Antisemitic Temptation?” Samuel Eppel, Director, Human Rights Commission, B’nei Brith Venezuela: “Chavez’s […]

Menahem Milson, Rifat Bali, Jonathan Fighel & Jeffrey Herf – “Radical Islam and Genocidal Antisemitism (Part 2)”

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YIISA/IASA “Global Antisemitism: A Crisis of Modernity” Conference Panel: “Radical Islam and Genocidal Antisemitism” (Part 2) CHAIR: Professor Charles Hill, Yale University Speakers: Professor Menahem Milson*, Hebrew University – “Arab and Islamic Antisemitism Today” Rifat Bali*, Research Associate, Alberto Benveniste Center for Sephardic Studies and Culture, Paris – “Conspiracy Theories, Antisemitism and Jews in Turkey […]

Menahem Milson, Rifat Bali, Jonathan Fighel & Jeffrey Herf – “Radical Islam and Genocidal Antisemitism (Part 1)”

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YIISA/IASA “Global Antisemitism: A Crisis of Modernity” Conference Panel: “Radical Islam and Genocidal Antisemitism” (Part 1) CHAIR: Professor Charles Hill, Yale University Professor Menahem Milson, Hebrew University – “Arab and Islamic Antisemitism Today” Rifat Bali, Research Associate, Alberto Benveniste Center for Sephardic Studies and Culture, Paris – “Conspiracy Theories, Antisemitism and Jews in Turkey Today” […]

“Iran, Hamas and Hezbollah: Antisemitism and Holocaust Denial” Berlin Conference – Part 3

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“Iran, Hamas and Hezbollah: Antisemitism and Holocaust Denial” Berlin Conference Part 3 out of 3 Dr. Meir Litvak, Associate Professor at the Department of Middle Eastern History, Director of the Alliance Center for Iranian Studies, and Senior Research Fellow at the Dayan Center for Middle Eastern Studies at Tel Aviv University Dr. David Menashri, President, […]