Eight people were killed and eleven others were hurt after a truck plowed through a bike path in Manhattan, New York on Tuesday. To learn more about the attack, Sonia Sunger sat down with SFU[…]
ISIS nodes and why we’re failing Self-organising decentralised terrorist nodes Outside of Iraq and the Levant, ISIS is an idea rather than a terrorist organisation. Unlike traditional terrorist organisations like the IRA, Haqqani network, ETA, Force 17, the ISIS[…]
SFU terrorism expert Candyce Kelshall on the investigation and search for motives behind the mass shooting in Las Vegas.
The Las Vegas mass shooting is the worst in U.S. history, killing at least 59 people. Sonia speaks with SFU Terrorism Adjunct Professor Candyce Kelshall about the attack in Las Vegas.
What does the London 2017 attack tell us? CONTEXT vs INCIDENT Each terror attack is looked at in isolation. It is scrutinised, analysed and categorised according to low tech, high tech, international connections and group[…]
In less than a decade, a once low-profile drug trafficking organization managed to aggressively become the most powerful cartel in Mexico. The Jalisco New Generation Cartel (Cartel Jalisco Nueva Generación – CJNG) has been described[…]
“War has changed” has become a common refrain in modern pop culture. Defence analysts and armchair generals alike tell us that the character of modern war is unlike that of any previous era. Where once[…]
The US has just experienced a political insurgency. The system and structures of government have come under attack from within the political system. This is not a new phenomenon. Germany witnessed the same thing in[…]
“We shouldn’t have to humanise him for him to be treated fairly” The focal point of this paper is to evaluate the proposal that black Lives Matter is not a sword; but rather a[…]
The alleged man accused of shooting Alfred has also been accused of confiscating all the phones on site containing the video footage of the encounter between the two parties. This was unlawful as he didn’t[…]