Quick Hits: Why Religious Extremism Turns Violent?

In the 1950s, some religious leaders were behind a campaign to ban shorts in public.  Today…

Podcast 45 – Christianne Boudreau: My child died fighting for a terrorist group

Imagine if your child ended up leaving home to join a terrorist group and died fighting…

Abdelmalek Droukdel: How important is the death of a terrorist group’s leader?

The French military claims it has killed Abdelmalek Droukdel, the leader of the Al Qaeda terrorist…

A review of Caliphate – Episode 6

How realist is the depiction of ISIS in the Caliphate series? In this podcast, intelligence veteran…

Quick Hits: Antifa as a terrorist organization?

President Trump has threatened to list Antifa as a terrorist organisation. Some say he can't do…

Podcast 44 – The Role(s) of Women in Terrorism (with Mia Bloom)

Phil Gurski talks with Canadian scholar Mia Bloom from Georgia State University about her decades of…

Quick Hits: What can you do to get a career in Security Intelligence?

Have you ever thought of a career in security intelligence? Have a listen to what 32-year…

A review of Caliphate – Episode 5

How realist is the depiction of ISIS in the Caliphate series? In this podcast, intelligence veteran…