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Homegrown Terrorism

Preventing Jihadi Johns & Saving Future James Foleys: Research on Combatting Homegrown Terrorism & Radicalization

Jeanne Zaino | Posted 10.26.2014 | Politics
Jeanne Zaino

New research finds that potential terrorists cannot be identified using a single socio-economic profile. Similarly, at the individual level, homegrown terrorists are not driven by just one or even a prevalent set of motivations.

Will The Fort Hood Shooting Be Considered Terrorism?

AP | ALLEN G. BREED and RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTI | Posted 08.10.2013 | Crime

-- Army Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan admits pulling out a pistol, shouting "Allahu akbar" (God is great) and opening fire on unarmed people, killing 13 of ...

The Era of Homegrown Islamic Terror

David W. Kearn | Posted 06.24.2013 | Crime
David W. Kearn

The shocking events that began with the Patriots Day bombings and ended with a hail of gunfire on Friday night in Watertown, Massachusetts may indeed mark a new phase in the United States' struggle with terrorism.

Fathers Say Terrorists Recruited College Student To Murder U.S. Solider

Posted 12.13.2012 | College

Two fathers have teamed up to make a controversial documentary about an act of terrorism that claimed the life of one man's son and put the other's be...

Andrea Stone

Dire Warnings Over Muslim American Terrorists Overblown, Study Finds | Andrea Stone | Posted 02.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A new study of homegrown terrorism involving Muslim Americans suggests that the alarm bells set off by Republicans in Congress over slee...

Terror Witness Tells Of Friendship, Betrayal

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 09.04.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Betim Kaziu and Sulejah Hadzovic grew up across the street from each other in Brooklyn. Hadzovic says they bonded over video games as...

Re-channeling the Energy of Homegrown Terrorists

Neetu Mahil | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Neetu Mahil

As the world was glued to the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, an American teen named Zachary Adam Chesser was busy trying to join Al-Shabaab, a Somali...

Jury Deadlocked Over Homegrown "Sears Tower Terrorists"

Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In a stinging defeat for the Bush administration, one of seven Miami men accused of plotting to join forces with al-Qaida to blow up Chicago's Sears T...