Counterterrorism

domestic terrorism

8chan Is a Mysterious Place to U.S. Anti-Terrorism Officials

U.S. intel officials from the FBI, DOJ and DHS seemed fairly unfamiliar with the platform during a Congressional hearing Wednesday.
Tess Owen
5.9.19
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We Asked Experts How France Will Respond to the Paris Terror Attacks

The government has already launched a series of police raids and bombed the Islamic State in Syria, but what's next?
Mark Hay
11.16.15
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The Australian Government Started Tracking Your Online Moves Last Night

Everything you need to know about metadata retention and how you're affected.
Samuel Tate
10.13.15
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A Student Was Accused of Being a Terrorist for Reading a Book About How to Counter Terrorism

Mohammed Umar Farooq was questioned by Staffordshire University authorities after being seen reading a textbook called "Terrorism Studies."
Sirin Kale
9.24.15
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​How the NYPD’s Counterterrorism Apparatus Is Being Turned on Protesters

Activists say the NYPD is unleashing its counterterrorism tools on those protesting against police brutality, conflating dissent with the threat of terrorism.
Alex Kane
1.19.15
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American Conservatives Are Using the Paris Shooting to Call for More War on Terror

In the wake of the attack, leading Republicans bashed Prsident Obama for being soft on national security.
Grace Wyler
1.9.15
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Hypothermia, Broken Limbs, and Rectal Feeding: Details from the CIA Torture Report

A new report from the Senate Intelligence Committee finds that the CIA deliberately misled Congress and the White House about Bush-era interrogation techniques.
CJ Ciaramella
12.9.14