Tagged: radicalization

FBI Report on the Events at Ft. Hood, Texas

William H. Webster recently delivered to the FBI the “Final Report of the William H. Webster Commission on the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Counterterrorism Intelligence, and the Events at Fort Hood, Texas, on November 9, 2009.” The unclassified version of this report can be read here. The report examines the...

UK House of Commons Explores the “Roots of Violent Radicalization”

Roots of Violent Radicalisation, Home Affairs Committee, Nineteenth Report of Session 2010-12, Volume I The UK House of Commons Home Affairs Committee has released a new report titled, “Roots of Violent Radicalisation.” Following the Coalition Government taking office in 2010, it was announced that there would be a review of...

CRS Report: Homegrown Jihadists and U.S. Efforts to Combat the Threat

American Jihadist Terrorism: Combating a Complex Threat Over the last few years it has become increasingly evident that there remains a substantial threat to the U.S. homeland from violent homegrown jihadists. In fact, from May 2009 through October 2011, there were 32 arrests of homegrown, radicalized jihadists, who all had...