Category: Homeland Security News

China syndromeChina-Sensitive Topics at US Universities Draw More Online Harassment By Lin Yang Published 21 November 2020 Last week, students at Brandeis University hosted an online discussion about China’s controversial Xinjiang policies, hearing experts discuss the detention, abuse and political indoctrination of more than 1 million Uighurs and other Muslim minorities. But as Uighur attorney

EpidemicU.S. COVID-19 Crisis Deepens as Deaths Top 250,000 By Lisa Schnirring Published 19 November 2020 As COVID-19 deaths topped 250,000 yesterday, the White House coronavirus task force signaled that the nation’s pandemic situation is worsening, with more overrun hospitals and deaths potentially approaching 2,000 a day in the lead-up to Christmas—unless strong mitigation measures are

ExtremismNew Research Projects to Shed New Light on the Intentions of Violent Extremists Published 19 November 2020 New research project aims to shed new light on the intentions of violent extremists. The “Disguised Compliance in Terrorist Offending” project will provide frontline staff across U.K. security agencies with the best tools and approaches to assess the