Facebook has made claims that it refers to international sanctions lists when working to remove terrorist content from their sites. However, researchers at the Counter Extremism Project (CEP) have discovered that U.N.-designated persons and...
Tumblr, the social media and blogging platform, is a haven for extremists, whether they support ISIS or violent neo-Nazi groups. The website, purchased by Yahoo for $1.1 billion in 2013 and now owned by Verizon subsidiary Oath, recently gained...
On 2 February 2016, representatives of tech giants Google, Facebook, and Twitter appeared in front of the U.K. Parliament’s Home Affairs Select Committee as part of its Countering Extremism Inquiry.
CEP Applauds White House Outreach to Tech Industry in Effort to Prevent Online Incitement and Radicalization
Clear need for tech companies to act to prevent extremists’ weaponization of online platforms (New York, NY) -- The Counter Extremism Project (CEP) today applauded the Obama Administration for reaching out to America’s leading technology companies...
The modern culture of the West tends to promote tolerance and respect for individuals, including those in immigrant or minority ethnic communities, no matter how illiberal their worldview, as long as they are not violent. Thus, while Western...
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- The “P2P (Peer to Peer): Challenging Extremism”
CEP CEO Ambassador Mark D. Wallace was one of the judges for the first "P2P (Peer to Peer): Challengng Extremism" competition, won by Missouri State University, which bested finalists Curtin University of Perth, Australia and Mount Royal University...
The Internet has been a game changer in many ways. A globalizing force, the Internet has helped to break down the barriers between people who would have otherwise never connected. But just as fire that warms can also burn, the Internet has been used...
Extremists: Their Words. Their Actions.
In Their Own Words:
I am going to kill all you Americans. You are going to die by my blood.Aafia Siddiqui, Alleged member of al-Qaeda cell in Pakistan July 18, 2008
CEP on Twitter
Denmark to withdraw troops from Mali following complaints from the country’s transitional junta government, even as… https://t.co/0AyLhrzwCn
A closer look at the U.S. Department of Defense’s first efforts to root out extremism in the military’s ranks and w… https://t.co/eNBOp7NA6r
18-year-old gunman who killed a fellow student and wounded three others in a shooting spree at Heidelberg Universit… https://t.co/HAFu5mpgvS
Biden team promises new approach to extremism, but critics see old patterns https://t.co/YEudHSrJFp
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