Category: Homeland Security News

CLIMATE CHALLENGESControlled Burning of Natural Environments Could Help Offset Carbon Emissions Published 29 December 2021 Planting trees and suppressing wildfires do not necessarily maximize the carbon storage of natural ecosystems. A new study has found that prescribed burning can actually lock in or increase carbon in the soils of temperate forests, savannahs and grasslands. Planting trees

OUR PICKSThe Most Dangerous Extremists | Terrorism & Surveillance, Searches, and Mental Illness | The Next Disaster Coming to the Great Plains, and more Published 28 December 2021 ·  World’s 20 Most Dangerous Extremists Revealed — Including UK-Based Anjem Choudary and Tommy Robinson ·  Tampa Terrorism Case Raises Questions of Surveillance, Searches, Mental Illness ·  Covid Lockdowns

ARGUMENT: HYBRID DOMESTIC EXTREMISTSBlurry Ideologies and Strange Coalitions: The Evolving Landscape of Domestic Extremism Published 24 December 2021 Students of extremism and domestic terrorism have noticed an intriguing phenomenon: the convergence of far right and far left extremists and the breakdown of old ideological walls. Far-right extremists have valorized the Unabomber and praised the Taliban;