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Monday, December 11, 2017
political violence
Trump, Berkeley

Yes, Antifa Is Very Dangerous — But Not To Fascists

Call me unromantic, but I disliked a lot about the fabled “Sixties” the first time around. Some of the music was good, but otherwise 1968 was among the worst years in American life. The center nearly failed to hold. As if the Vietnam War were not bad enough, the assassinations of Martin Luther King and […]

September 5, 2017
Uganda Political Violence Opposition Leader Arrest Clashes

Clashes Follow Uganda Opposition Leader’s Arrest

Clashes have erupted once again between supporters of Uganda’s main opposition leader Kizza Besigye and security forces in Kampala after Besigye was arrested for the third time in a week amid a general election overshadowed by allegations of government vote-rigging.

February 19, 2016

On Countering Violent Extremism

Prevention and treatment are critical to a comprehensive solution to fighting the ISIS-inspired political violence at home. We cannot arrest our way to safety.

May 15, 2015