Quick Hits 166 – What is Ideologically Motivated Violent Extremism (IMVE)?
Former CSIS analyst Phil Gurski looks at how intelligence failures are anything but.
Doctor charged with ‘terrorism’ for embarrassing Turkish government over COVID figures
Why extreme views may not be violent but still can an effect on public safety.
Long pandemic could add to extremism, decline in democracy: Defence Department report.
Intelligence agencies exist to help officials make better decisions. Some nations have true ‘intelligence cultures’ where the value of this kind of information is recognised. Then there is Canada.
The advent of the COVID-19 pandemic has brought into the foreground the need to plan for the next one and the role of intelligence agencies.
In this episode of Adversity Quotient, Phil Gurski and David Henigman discuss the roles of intelligence agencies during pandemic and what may change going forward.
Terrorists like to have large audiences for their acts – what if we keep ‘social distancing’?
Some are demanding group worship at a time when collective physical distancing is necessary. Have a listen to why I think these are religious extremists.