Report on the Rome Colloquium “Amplifying Muslim Voices for Reason & Reform”

On December 7-8, 2012 The Westminster Institute and the Almuslih Reform Project, in cooperation with the Pontificia Università della Santa Croce held the Rome Colloquium which took as its theme “Amplifying Muslim Voices for Reason & Reform”. The Westminster Institute and … Continue reading



Counter-Terrorism Policies and Strategies (2001-2014)

The Westminster Institute has released a chronological overview of the counter-terrorism policies and strategies in the West (2001-2014). All policy documents are hyperlinked to their original source. The overview is available here.  



Tracking the Sources of Recent Changes to Counter-terrorism Training

Katharine C. Gorka, the Westminster Institute and J. Michael Waller, PhD, Institute of World Politics Wednesday, August 29th 6:00 – 8:00 pm At The Westminster Institute 6731 Curran Street, McLean, VA 22101 Register Here



Fighting the Ideological War Lessons from the United Kingdom and the United States with Dr. Patrick Sookhdeo at the Heritage Foundation, May 24th, 12:00-1:00pm

Dr. Patrick Sookhdeo, Chairman of The Westminster Institute and Adjunct Professor with the  George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies spoke at the Heritage Foundation on May 24, 2012 from 12:00-1:00pm on the topic of Fighting the Ideological War … Continue reading



Dangerous Embrace: The United States and the Islamists

Tuesday, May 22nd, 1:00 – 4:00 pm 20 F Street NW Conference Center, Washington DC This event is free and open to the public but requires pre-registration: Register Here



The Superiority of Western Values in Eight Minutes

   By: Ibn Warraq    In a public debate in London against Tariq Ramadan, Ibn Warraq was given eight minutes to argue the superiority of Western values. Here is his defense of the West, which forms the basis for his … Continue reading



The Rise of Political Islam and the Ideology of Jihad



Why the West is Best: A Muslim Apostate’s Defense of Liberal Democracy – Book Event

with Ibn Warraq, Thursday, March 22nd, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. at The Westminster Institute 6731 Curran Street, McLean, VA 22101 RSVP: Register Here



Update: The Rise of Political Islam and the Ideology of Jihad

  Dr. Sebastian L.v. Gorka recently spoke at the Westminster Institute on the topic of political Islam and the ideology of jihad.  If you couldn’t join us for the event or would just like to hear the presentation again the … Continue reading



The Rise of Political Islam and the Ideology of Jihad

with Dr. Sebastian L. v. Gorka Thursday, February 2nd, 6:00 – 7:30 pm At The Westminster Institute 6731 Curran Street, McLean, VA 22101 RSVP:  info@westminster-institute.org