Turkey, the Coup, and ISIS

Turkey, the Coup, and ISIS Ahmet S. Yayla Thursday, October 13, 2016 Watch his speaker playlist here About the speaker Ahmet S. Yayla, Ph.D. is co-author of the book, ISIS Defectors: Inside Stories of the Terrorist Caliphate. He is former … Continue reading



Congress Pushes Back on White House Counter-Terrorism Training Review

A sweeping and secretive review of all counter-terrorism training recently set in motion by the White House has raised widespread concerns that this politically motivated initiative will undermine U.S. national security.  The review process has already blacklisted or sidelined many trainers and experts and imposes a debilitating … Continue reading



White House Review Threatens Counter-Terrorism Operations

The White House has initiated a secretive review of all federal law enforcement and military counter-terrorism training.  This process has already blacklisted several recognized authorities and is expected to forbid future use of terms such as “jihad” or “Islamist terrorism.”  … Continue reading