Category: Homeland Security News

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;

CYBERSECURITY EDUCATIONUTEP to Advance Cybersecurity Talent Pipeline with $4M Grant Published 24 December 2021 Award will support highly qualified computer science students, with an emphasis on Hispanic and female students. The University of Texas at El Paso will enhance the capacity of the regional and national cybersecurity workforce, thanks to a renewed commitment from the National

NUCLEAR POWERBelgium to Shut Down All Existing Nuclear Power Plants Published 24 December 2021 The Belgian government has said all of the country’s existing nuclear energy plants will close by 2025. However, Belgium will invest in future nuclear technology. Belgium’s government on Thursday said it would shut all of the country’s nuclear power plants over the next three years.

OUR PICKSSecurity Experts & the “Vulnerability of the Decade” | Covid Is Here for Good | How China Manipulates Facebook and Twitter, and more Published 24 December 2021 ·  Computer Security Experts Scramble to Fix “Vulnerability of the Decade” ·  Buying Influence: How China Manipulates Facebook and Twitter ·  Prominent Harvard Professor Found Guilty of Lying About