Prof. Charles Strozier and colleagues on “Climate Change on the Nuclear Subcontinent” in HuffPost Green.
Professor Charles B. Strozier, with colleagues Kelly Berkell and William Blakemore, on “Climate Change on the Nuclear Subcontinent“, published in HuffPost Green. In a recent blog post, Secretary of State John Kerry described climate change as a “gathering storm,” already affecting millions around the world and posing direct challenges to our national security and global stability….Read More »
Professor Charles B. Strozier and Kelly Berkell on “How climate change helped ISIS” in Huffington Post.As the Obama administration undertakes a highly public, multilateral campaign to degrade and destroy the militant jihadists known as ISIS, ISIL and the Islamic State, many in the West remain unaware that climate played a significant role in the rise…Read More »
Dr. Scott Atran discusses What Drives People to do Heinous Crimes and Terrorism & Mental Health on RadioMD
Professor Scott Atran on “What Drives People to do Heinous Crimes?” and Terrorism & Mental Health: What’s the Connection?” on RadioMD. RadioMD is a “community” of health experts and top doctors featuring important information to help people with health, wellness, lifestyle and fitness.
Dr Scott Atran on “How homegrown terrorists become radicalized” on “America Live with Megyn Kelly” View the video on foxnews.com
Scott Atran (22 April 2013). “Black and White and Red All Over.” Foreign Policy. “Americans refuse to be terrorized,” declared President Barack Obama in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombings. “Ultimately, that’s what we’ll remember from this week.” Believe that, and I’ve got a bridge to sell you in Brooklyn. The Boston bombings have…Read More »
Scott Atran (March 15, 2013). “Social Warfare.” Foreign Policy. With the automatic sequestration cuts geared up to slash billions of dollars from domestic programs, military funding, social services, and government-sponsored scientific research — including about a 6 percent reduction for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) — policymakers and…Read More »
Scott Atran (March 15, 2013). “The Folly of Defunding Social Science.” The Huffington Post. With the so-called sequester geared to cut billions of dollars to domestic programs, military funding, social services, and government-sponsored scientific research — including about a 6 percent reduction for the National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation – policymakers…Read More »
What is a cult, and how does it differ from a new religious movement? In preparation for their upcoming investigative report on Doug Perry, a cyber preacher who stresses a vow of spiritual martyrdom to his congregation, “Our America with Lisa Ling” producers sat down with an expert to gain perspective on the subject of…Read More »
Charles Strozier & Scott Gabriel Knowles (September 12, 2012). “9/11: A lapse of Memory.” The Philadelphia Inquirer. The typical student entering college this fall was in second grade on Sept. 11, 2001. She may have little or no memory of the day itself; hers has been a youth set against the backdrop of the post-9/11…Read More »
John Mueller (September 9, 2012). “Never have so few been able to frighten so many.” The Philadelphia Inquirer. As we enter the second year of 9/11′s second decade, anxieties about terrorism in the United States haven’t declined – even though no Islamist terrorist has been able to detonate even the simplest of bombs in the…Read More »