Category - Domestic Terrorism

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Defund, Defang, Disarm, and Defeat Domestic Terrorist Groups

Defund, Defang, Disarm, and Defeat Domestic Terrorist Groups Ambassador Curtis A. Ward (26 February 2021) — Despite the busy legislative agenda – President Biden’s priorities on COVID-19, the economy, immigration reform, climate change, and a host of other legislative initiatives to come – the President and the Congress must deal comprehensively with domestic terrorism, sooner rather than later. A number of Congressional committees already began hearings to examine the heinous attack...

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Violent Extremism and the Reality of Domestic Terrorism in America

Violent Extremism and the Reality of Domestic Terrorism in America Ambassador Curtis A. Ward (30 January 2021) — It’s fascinating to watch as many in the US government, in particular in the US Congress, and in the media, feign surprise at the level of threat posed by domestic terrorism in the US. Warnings about white supremacists and radicalization of racist extremists have been known for a long time. Is it because the greatest threat of domestic terrorism is an outgrowth of an ideology...