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Terrorism in the age of polarization Peter Bergen By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Updated 11:46 AM ET, Mon June 19, 2017 Story highlights Bergen: Recent attacks demonstrate that our westernized perception of terrorism is far too narrow in scope We must recognize that terrorism comes in many shapes and forms, he says Peter […]

Peter Bergen says the Trump administration’s approach will stress an open-ended, long-term commitment of troops This already is America’s longest war “Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst, a vice president at New America and a professor of practice at Arizona State University. He is the author of “United States of Jihad: Investigating America’s Homegrown […]

Bergen: Domestic abuse can portend terror violence By Peter Bergen and David Sterman, CNN “Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst, a vice president at New America and a professor of practice at Arizona State University. He is the author of “United States of Jihad: Investigating America’s Homegrown Terrorists.” David Sterman is a policy analyst […]

The return of leftist terrorism? By Peter Bergen and David Sterman, CNN Bergen and Sterman: Wednesday’s shootings are possible act of leftist terrorism In the 1960s and 1970s, left-wing terrorism was a common occurrence in the United States “Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst, a vice president at New America and a professor of […]

Trump’s travel ban is useless. Terrorists mostly come from our own back yard. Banning visitors from foreign countries wouldn’t have stopped the majority of jihadist terror attacks since 9/11. By Peter Bergen June 5 at 6:00 AM Peter Bergen is the author of “United States of Jihad: Investigating America’s Homegrown Terrorists”, a CNN National Security […]

7 questions about the London terror attacks Peter Bergen Peter Bergen says it’s urgent to find out who was responsible and to think intelligently about how to prevent further attacks “Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst, a vice president at New America and a professor of practice at Arizona State University. He is the […]

It could be a long, deadly Ramadan Peter Bergen By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Updated 2:21 PM ET, Wed May 31, 2017 Truck bomb hits Kabul Story highlights Ramadan is supposed to be a peaceful and tranquil month for Muslims Peter Bergen: Call from ISIS for attacks across the globe bodes badly for […]

Bergen: A pattern in terror — second generation, homegrown Peter Bergen By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Updated 1:21 PM ET, Wed May 24, 2017 Source: CNN Police name Manchester bomber as Salman Abedi 02:39 Story highlights Peter Bergen: Most terrorist attacks in the West are carried out by homegrown terrorists Salman Abedi is […]

Bergen: Key question for investigators: What kind of bomb was used in Manchester attack? Peter Bergen By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Updated 10:43 AM ET, Tue May 23, 2017 Story highlights Peter Bergen: Key question for Manchester bombing: what kind of bomb? If hydrogen peroxide (a good possibility) how was it built, concealed? […]

The ‘Legion of Brothers’ that routed the Taliban Peter Bergen By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Story highlights New documentary tells story of Special Forces group that went into Afghanistan post-9/11 and overthrew Taliban regime Peter Bergen says film raises serious questions about how much America is asking from these forces “Peter Bergen is […]

UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday, August, 17, 2017 SAS Institute Inc., Counterterrorism and Financial Crimes Forum, Cary, NC

Tuesday, November, 14, 2017 USC Global Summit on Homegrown Violent Extremism (HVE). Los Angeles

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