Tagged: ISIS

Women & Extremism: The Mystery Behind the Desire

The first image one thinks of when picturing a terrorist is typically not one featuring a female.  For many reasons women have not been closely associated with terrorist plots en masse the way men have.  This is largely attributed to the status of women in societies where terrorism remains a ...

Cash to Chaos: Dismantling ISIS’ Financial Infrastructure

During its rise to power, the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) excelled at fundraising. The ability to control vast territories and generate revenue flows from diverse sources allowed it to become the most well funded terrorist organization in history. Even with recent significant losses in territory, including an...