ATLANTA— On every continent, rapid changes are taking place because of the COVID-19 pandemic. One ancillary impact of the outbreak is the growing threat from extremist groups. While leaders across the globe race to address the outbreak, experts say terror groups and others are capitalizing on the crisis.
A recent Department of Homeland Security memo… more »
ATLANTA— A movie called ‘The Plandemic’ recently spread like wildfire over YouTube and social media. More than 8 million people watched before it was taken down. TCV’s Dr. Tony Lemieux talks to the Business Insider about why so many people watched and why that’s dangerous.
ATLANTA—Who are these gun-toting groups clad in Hawaiian shirts that have been showing up to protest rallies? Dr. Mia Bloom recently spoke to WXII / NBC in Winston-Salem, NC to shed some light in the ‘Boogaloos.’
ATLANTA— As the COVID-19 pandemic drags into its third month, researchers at Georgia State are noting the impacts on people dealing with ongoing stress and restrictions. Dr. Tony Lemieux shared how some people may be feeling disconnected from the news of rising death tolls.
ATLANTA—Dr. Jelena Subotic, Professor of Political Science has been awarded the 2020 Joseph Rothschild Prize in Nationalism and Ethnic Studies for her book Yellow Star, Red Star: Holocaust Remembrance after Communism. The book explains how East European countries after the collapse of communism pursued new strategies of Holocaust remembrance where the memory, symbols, and… more »
ATLANTA — Professor Dr. Mia Bloom has been appointed as an International Security Fellow with New America. As a terrorism scholar and researcher, Bloom will work on issues including political violence and radicalization, as well as investigating counterterrorism and malign information campaigns by non-state actors.
“I’m thrilled to be working with some of the… more »