Canada

Who sends faxes? Bomb threat that shut down P.E.I. schools arrived via outdated 1990s technology

Media: National Post, September 21, 2016
TSAS Expert(s): Nicole Tishler
Subject(s): Canada, hoax

Radicalization and violence in Canada: The Aaron Driver case

Media: Policy Options, August 23, 2016
TSAS Expert(s): Amarnath Amarasingam, Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Home Grown Terror, ISIS/ISIL, Legislation

Somali cabinet minister latest death as number of Canadians killed by terrorists in 2016 highest in 15 years

Media: National Post, June 28, 2016
TSAS Expert(s): James O Ellis
Subject(s): Canada, Canadian Incident Database, ISIS/ISIL, Middle East, Terrorism

University researchers examine white supremacy activity in Canada

Media: The Georgia Straight, February 16, 2016
TSAS Expert(s): Barbara Perry, Ryan Scrivens
Subject(s): Canada, right-wing extremism

Why compassion for incoming refugees is now so crucial

Media: Open Canada, December 10, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Nicole Tishler
Subject(s): Canada, Immigration, Radicalization, Security, Syria

Can ISIS be rooted out at the source, rather than from the sky?

Media: CBC All in a Day, November 17, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Jeremy Littlewood
Subject(s): Canada, ISIS/ISIL, Security, Syria

Rights groups urging Liberals to overhaul Bill C-51 and a raft of Harper-era security policies

Media: National Post, November 3, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Free Speech, Legislation, Security

Experts say Liberal counter-radicalization office should bridge, not drive, regional efforts

Media: iPolitics, November 2, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Lorne Dawson, Michael Zekulin
Subject(s): Canada, Counterterrorism, Deradicalization, Security

Why decision-makers have avoided making Parliament Hill a fortress

Media: Global News, October 22, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Jeremy Littlewood
Subject(s): Canada, Counterterrorism, Ottawa Attack, Security

Justin Trudeau May Soon Drop a Bomb on the F-35

Media: Vice News, October 22, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Jeremy Littlewood
Subject(s): Canada, Military Operations, United States

Kent Roach and Craig Forcese: How Ottawa fails to meet the security challenge

Media: OurWindsor.ca, October 13, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Legislation, Ottawa Attack, Security, Terrorism

Canada has a long history of botching its response to terrorism

Media: iPolitics, September 22, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Canadian Incident Database, Legislation

Canada’s ISIS fight modest, despite Harper’s ‘apocalyptic’ language

Media: Embassy News, September 16, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Jeremy Littlewood
Subject(s): Canada, ISIS/ISIL, Middle East

Countering the terrorist threat in Canada is no easy task

Media: Ottawa Sun, July 10, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Jeremy Littlewood
Subject(s): Canada, Counterterrorism, Legislation, Terrorism

Canada – and Manitoba – is no stranger to terrorism, new database shows

Media: Winnipeg Free Press, July 4, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): James O Ellis
Subject(s): Canada, Canadian Incident Database, Research Funding

Right-wing extremism a greater threat in North America

Media: The Star, June 28, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): James O Ellis
Subject(s): Canada, Canadian Incident Database, right-wing extremism

Video: Terrorism in Canada; striking a balance between protection and freedom

Media: Vancouver Sun, June 4, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Joshua LaBove
Subject(s): Canada, Counterterrorism, Ottawa Attack

Vancouver could be ‘sanctuary’ for undocumented immigrants

Media: CBC News, May 30, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Joshua LaBove
Subject(s): Canada, Immigration

Half a century of terrifying Canada: Before jihadists, other extremists carried out hundreds of attacks

Media: National Post, May 18, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): James O Ellis
Subject(s): Canada, Extremism, Terrorism

Universities team to build database of terrorism, extremist attacks 1960-2014

Media: 680 News, May 14, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): James O Ellis
Subject(s): Canada, Canadian Incident Database, Terrorism

SFU Panel on C-51 the ‘Anti-Terror’ Bill

Media: SFU Video Library, March 24, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Counterterrorism, Legislation, Security

How Ottawa’s new terrorism act could chill free speech

Media: Globe and Mail, February 5, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Free Speech, Legislation, Radicalization, Security

Expert alarm over anti-terror bill

Media: Ottawa Citizen, February 4, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Counterterrorism, Free Speech, Legislation, Security

Ottawa allegations would fit typical network structure: expert

Media: , February 3, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Amarnath Amarasingam
Subject(s): Canada, Home Grown Terror, Radicalization

Canadian law professors warn against criminalizing online glorification of terrorism

Media: Canada.com, January 21, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese
Subject(s): Canada, Free Speech, Terrorism

Ottawa ne renouvellera pas un projet de recherche sur le terrorisme

Media: Radio Canada, January 19, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Samuel Tanner
Subject(s): Canada, Research Funding

Big ideas require many partners

Media: University Affairs, January 14, 2015
TSAS Expert(s): Amarnath Amarasingam
Subject(s): Canada, Radicalization, Research Funding

Acts of terror and public violence hit home in 2014

Media: Timmins Press, December 23, 2014
TSAS Expert(s): James O Ellis
Subject(s): Canada, Canadian Incident Database, TSAS, Terrorism

Presntation to Standing Senate Committee on National Security and Defence

Media: , December 8, 2014
TSAS Expert(s): Craig Forcese, Jeremy Littlewood, Jocelyn Belanger
Subject(s): Academia, Canada, Deradicalization, Psychology, Radicalization

ISIS leader threatens Canada, says it will fight to the last man in audio recording

Media: Global News, November 13, 2014
TSAS Expert(s): Jeremy Littlewood
Subject(s): Canada, ISIS/ISIL, Public Safety Canada

Responding to Terrorism

Media: Embassy News, October 29, 2014
TSAS Expert(s): Jeremy Littlewood
Subject(s): Canada, Counterterrorism, Home Grown Terror, ISIS/ISIL

The Smart Cybersecurity Network

Media: CBC Radio-Canada, May 13, 2014
TSAS Expert(s): Benoit Dupont
Subject(s): Canada, Crowd-sourced policing, Cyber-security, Resilience

From cults to homegrown terror: How Lorne Dawson found his academic calling

Media: CBC News, April 16, 2014
TSAS Expert(s): Lorne Dawson
Subject(s): Academia, Canada, Home Grown Terror, Radicalization, Toronto 18, Youth

Public safety officials, Muslim youth to discuss ways to prevent radicalization

Media: Canada.com, March 7, 2014
TSAS Expert(s): Lorne Dawson
Subject(s): Canada, Muslim Canadians, Public Safety Canada, Radicalization, Youth

Train terror plot suspect, Chiheb Esseghaier lashes out at ‘NATO colonization’ of Afghanistan

Media: National Post, February 4, 2014
TSAS Expert(s): Lorne Dawson
Subject(s): Canada, Esseghaier, Home Grown Terror, VIA Rail Conspiracy

Homegrown Terrorism: How Does it Happen?

Media: Sun News, The Source, August 12, 2011
TSAS Expert(s): Mubin Shaikh
Subject(s): Canada, Home Grown Terror, Radicalization, Toronto 18, Youth

Home-grown Terror

Media: CBC, Mansbridge One on One, April 7, 2013
TSAS Expert(s): Mubin Shaikh
Subject(s): Canada, Home Grown Terror, Islam, Psychology, Radicalization, Youth

Alleged Canada Day bomb plotters head back to court

Media: Vancouver Sun, January 14, 2014
TSAS Expert(s): Joshua LaBove
Subject(s): Canada, Victoria Bombing

Is it a case of “Home-Grown Terrorism”?

Media: Radio NL, Jim Harrison Shw, December 5, 2013
TSAS Expert(s): Ronald Crelinsten
Subject(s): British Columbia, Canada, Home Grown Terror, Kamloops, Youth

Kenya terrorist attack raises concerns about Canadian, western al-Shabaab recruits

Media: CTV News Channel, September 24, 2013
TSAS Expert(s): Christian Leuprecht
Subject(s): Canada, Kenya, Radicalization, al-Shabaab, recruitment

Case shows many challenges facing security officials

Media: The Ottawa Citizen, April 24, 2013
TSAS Expert(s): Ronald Crelinsten
Subject(s): Canada, Esseghaier, Home Grown Terror, Jaser, Operation Smooth, RCMP, Terrorist Plots, VIA Rail Conspiracy

Canada Day bomb-plot arrests raise questions about RCMP’s war on terror tactics

Media: Global News, July 4, 2013
TSAS Expert(s): Joshua LaBove
Subject(s): Canada, Counterterrorism, Victoria Bombing