#GTTAC Presentation at the #ASC San Francisco Conference

I had the pleasure of attending and presenting the GTTAC project presentation alongside DSG’s Senior Research Scientist Eoin Healy at the American Society of Criminologists conference in San Francisco on Thursday. With the State Department’s release of the Statistical Annex and the Country Reports on Terrorism two weeks ago, the timing of this presentation that […]

Book Talk: How We Win

On Monday at George Mason University, I had the pleasure of attending a book launch featuring Farrah Pandith and her new title “How We Win,” an insightful novel on how a combination of efforts from entrepreneurs, politicians, businesses, and social media can counter violent extremism. Interestingly she started her CVE experience in the Bush administration and her ideas […]

The Illicit Economy in Turkey

One of the best things about our Counter Terrorism project is working with very smart and dedicated people. Meet Mahmut Cengiz, who has two PhD’s and has launched his new book “The Illicit Economy in Turkey: How Criminals, Terrorists and the Syrian Conflict Fuels Underground Economies”. The book is co-authored by Mitchel Roth and is […]