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29th September 2014 – KPAM, Portland, Oregon

Terry Boyd’s World

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross on the recent violence in Oklahoma. more...

9th September 2014 – The Hill

Is ISIS Already Here?

Michael Ledeen

Experts disagree on whether or not the United States has already been penetrated by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). more...

5th September 2014 – The Weekly Standard

A Muslim Identity Crisis

Reuel Marc Gerecht

The massive sexual abuse case in Rotherham, England, has revealed again how awkward and self-defeating the Western response often is to matters that touch on religious identity. more...

4th September 2014 – Quoted by Kristine Frazao - SBG

Security Experts Warn About Possible ISIS Targets in US

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

President Obama has been meeting with his security team about the capabilities of the Islamic State and what the group may be planning next. more...

2nd September 2014 – 1130 AM, Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN

Up & At ‘Em

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow, Daveed Gartenstein-Ross, discusses terrorist recruitment in America. more...

28th August 2014 – CNN

The Situation Room

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow, Daveed Gartenstein-Ross, discusses the radicalization of Americans by ISIS. more...

15th April 2014 – The Daily Beast

One Year On: Mystery Still Shrouds Boston Bombers

Thomas Joscelyn

One year ago today, two backpack bombs were detonated at the Boston Marathon, killing three people. More than 260 others were wounded or maimed. In the... more...

7th April 2014 – Quoted by M.L. Nestel and Ryan Walsh, Vocativ

The Mysterious “Second Shooter” at Fort Hood

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Last Wednesday, at about 4 p.m. EST, as first word of the shootings at Fort Hood quickly spread, a number of reports, official and unofficial... more...

26th March 2014 – The Blaze

Real News

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD's Daveed Gartenstein-Ross joins a discussion on the threat of jihadist and al Qaeda fighters in Syria returning to their home countries and carrying out attacks. more...

25th March 2014 – Quoted by Adam Serwer, MSNBC

Accused Student Terrorist was a Social Media Oversharer

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Aspiring terrorists in the United States should probably avoid expressing their ambitions on Instagram. Twenty-year-old California community college student Nicholas Teausant... more...

21st March 2014 – Foreign Policy

The Lies American Jihadists Tell Themselves

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Just three days before Nicholas Teausant tried to leave the United States -- allegedly bound for Syria, where the 20-year-old American planned to join one of the... more...

19th March 2014 – The Long War Journal

‘American’ Jihadist in Syria Pictured with Dangerous ISIS Commanders

Bill Roggio

An American who previously explained his defection from the Al Nusrah Front for the People of the Levant to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Sham, or ISIS, is seen... more...

10th February 2014 – Quoted by Jamie Dettmer, The Daily Beast

British Jihadists Torture Syrian Rebel

Jonathan Schanzer

The biggest looming security threat for many Western countries, including the United States, will come from hundreds of jihadists returning home after cutting... more...

10th February 2014 – Quoted by Ken Dilanian, Los Angeles Times

Obama Administration Mulls Lethal Strike on American in Pakistan

Bill Roggio

The Obama administration is considering authorizing the CIA or the military to kill an American citizen hiding in Pakistan who allegedly has helped Al Qaeda militants... more...

1st February 2014 – National Post

Why Alleged Boston Bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, If Convicted, Deserves to Die

Jonathan Kay

It began as an action movie, transformed into a slasher flick, and ended as a courtroom procedural. The criminal protagonists were despicable — though not... more...

16th January 2014 – Fox News

The Kelly File

FDD's Joel Mowbray debates the Department of Justice decision to ban FBI agents from using religion and national origin in counterterrorism probes. more...

23rd December 2013 – Jihadology

Abdulhakim Mujahid Muhammad (Carlos Bledsoe): A Case Study in Lone Wolf Terrorism

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

June 1, 2009 was a Monday. Shortly after 10:00 a.m., Private William Long, 24, and Private Quinton Ezeagwula, 18, stood outside the joint Army-Navy... more...

16th December 2013 – War on the Rocks

Is the Terrorist Threat Declining? The Use and Abuse of Statistics

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Earlier this month, terrorism analyst Peter Bergen wrote at CNN that the declining number of jihadists indicted in the United States demonstrates that the... more...

13th December 2013 – The Long War Journal

Kansas Bomb Plot Suspect Says bin Laden and Awlaki are Inspirations

US authorities today announced the arrest of Terry Lee Loewen, 58, of Wichita, Kan. Loewen had attempted to detonate a car bomb at Wichita Mid-Continent... more...

27th September 2013 – CNN

Al-Shabaab’s American Ambitions

Kenya’s Foreign Ministry has claimed at least two al-Shabaab terrorists involved in the Westgate Mall attack in Nairobi last week were Americans. This is neither new nor surprising... more...


2nd April 2012 - 4:30 AM

Jonathan Kay Joins Debate on 9/11 Theories

9/11 False Flags, and Black Ops:  An Evening of Debate

International Spy Museum 

Washington, DC

21st March 2012 - 10:30 PM

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross Participates in the 7th Annual Homeland Security Law Institute

Homegrown Threats and Radicalization

American Bar Association, Washington, DC