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Eye on Extremism: March 24

CBS News: CEP President Fran Townsend Discusses The Investigation Process Used In The London Terror Attack Near The British Parliament On CBS This Morning. BBC News: CEP Spokesperson Tara Maller discusses CEP's efforts to combat online extremism by pressuring Internet and social media companies to...

CEP Spokesperson Tara Maller on BBC


CEP Spokesperson and Senior Policy Advisor Tara Maller on BBC's Outside Source discussing methods to counter extremism online. ...

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Eye on Extremism: March 23

The police in Britain raided properties across the country on Thursday, detaining at least eight people, as the authorities pressed ahead with the fast-moving investigation into the terrorist attack outside Parliament, while holding to their view that the assailant had acted alone, inspired by...
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CEP Condemns Today’s Violent Attacks in London

(New York, NY) – The Counter Extremism Project issued the following statement from CEO Ambassador Mark D. Wallace and President Frances F. Townsend in response to the terror attack on Westminster Bridge and subsequent stabbing outside of the Houses of Parliament: “The Counter Extremism...
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Eye on Extremism: March 22

Nearly three years since the group's elusive leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi declared a self-styled Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, ISIS is reeling from losses across its so-called "caliphate." It is fast losing its grip on Mosul, its biggest hub in Iraq, and its de-facto capital in Syria -- Raqqa --...