ISIS

ISIS

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi Is Back - Minus the Bling and Bluster

What the ISIS leader's first video in five years really tells us.
Simon Cottee
5.1.19
ISIS

The 'ISIS Matchmaker' Wants to Return to the UK

Tooba Gondal, a notorious British female ISIS recruiter and propagandist, is alive in a camp in Syria – and wants to return to Britain with her two young children.
Simon Cottee
4.4.19
terrorism

How Sweden Deals With Returning ISIS Fighters

As Sweden struggles to implement laws to deal with returning ISIS fighters, a combat medic explains why he feels safer on the frontline than back in his own country.
Jonas Grönvik
3.26.19
PUB NOTES

What's Gone On This Week: The Home Office Bins Off Shamima Begum

If having bad judgement at 15-years-old means having your citizenship stripped off you then almost every cunt I know would be stateless now.
NEO
2.22.19
ISIS

An Interview with Two Recently Captured ISIS Prisoners

The world wants to wash its hands of the people who have escaped the Islamic State.
Matt Broomfield
2.15.19
terrorism

ISIS and the Fish and Chip-Loving Jihadists

When captured British jihadists are asked what they miss most about home, they usually have the same answer.
Simon Cottee
1.28.19
Capital Punishment

Tracing the UK's Complicated Relationship with the Death Penalty

The UK Home Secretary's recent correspondence with the US Attorney General about two Brits accused of being ISIS jihadists has sparked up old debates about capital punishment.
James McMahon
7.24.18
Views My Own

What an ISIS Sex Slave Joke Tells Us About the Weird State of Politics

In the battle between warring Labour factions, some jokes are OK, while others are definitely not.
Tom Whyman
5.25.18
Features

The Drifting Competitions in the Former ISIS Stronghold of Mosul

ISIS banned the sport for three years, but now the city is liberated young people are using it to kick-start a cultural revolution.
Mustafa Sadoun
5.24.18
terrorism

Surabaya Attacks Shine Light on Indonesia's Juvenile Jihadist Problem

Four of the six attackers in the first string of suicide bombings were children.
Adi Renaldi
5.15.18
News

Why Vehicles Are on the Rise as Weapons of Mass Killing

A global terrorism tracker lists 183 incidents involving vehicles from 1970 to the end of 2016 – 122 of them since 2010.
Mack Lamoureux
4.26.18
ISIS

Inside Europol's Online War Against ISIS

At the EU's law enforcement agency, a team of 30 spend their days trawling through gruesome videos, in a bid to have extremist propaganda taken offline.
Simon Cottee
4.10.18
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