Governments and terrorism

I was listening to CBC’s Writers and Company earlier today while driving down the QEW towards…

Only the lonely?

Two recent attacks in the West have gotten a lot of press attention. ¬†A man in…

Is the Oregon armed standoff terrorism?

Despite all the legal opinions, academic papers and government policies, we still have a hard time…

Who should we worry about more: Saudi Arabia or Iran?

I bet some of you are wondering why this blog post is being written, in light…

Saudi Arabia and terrorism

One of the West’s key allies in the Middle East, Saudi Arabia, is in a way…

Catch and release

The better we in Canada get at counter terrorism – and we’re pretty good to start…

An outlook for terrorism in Canada in 2016

Those who have followed my blog in 2015 or have heard me speak at conferences know…

The beginning of the end or the end of the beginning?

“Those who don’t know history are doomed to repeat it.” ¬†According to Google, this famous phrase…

When will China learn?

I must admit I am getting tired of seeing nation states repeat the same mistakes they…

Terrorism and Big Data

As the numbers of those with an interest in terrorism increase – could we say there…