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10th May 2015 – Quoted by Jim Warren - The New York Daily News

The Tweet, Mightier Than the Sword? Cory Booker Seems to Think So

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

The war against ISIS has sunk this far: The Obama administration’s anti-terror propaganda is castigated as both critical and woeful by Sen. Cory Booker (D-Twitter). more...

8th May 2015 – CNN

New Day

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on ISIS radicalization in the U.S. more...

8th May 2015 – Quoted by Jeff Seldin - Voice of America

US Lawmakers Worry Over IS Social Media Success

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Setbacks on the battlefield seem to be doing little to dent the success the Islamic State is having in the world of social media, U.S. officials say. more...

7th May 2015 – Quoted by Scott Thurman - FOX 11

Social Media and Terrorism

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

As powerful as the weapons themselves: terrorist tweets, Facebook pages & YouTube videos. And the U.S., hardly getting the same traction with it’s online messaging, meant to counter. more...

7th May 2015 – CNN

The Lead with Jake Tapper

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses ISIS and online radicalization strategy. more...

6th May 2015 – KPLC 7

Gunman Contacted ISIS Recruiter Before Texas Attack

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Federal investigators say one of the gunman who opened fire on a police officer in Texas had been in contact with at least two known ISIS sympathizers. more...

6th May 2015 – Quoted by Armin Rosen - Business Insider

A Mysterious American ISIS Recruiter May Have Played a Role in the Texas Attack

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

One of the gunmen in the attack on a Muhammad cartoon contest in Texas on May 4th had interacted online with a jihadist recruiter well known to US authorities. more...

6th May 2015 – CNN

CNN International

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses the role of ISIS in the Texas attack. more...

5th May 2015 – PBS

Newshour

Juan Zarate

Chairman of FDD's Center on Sanctions and Illicit Finance Juan Zarate discusses ISIS radicalization. more...

5th May 2015 – CNN

New Day

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses the attempted terrorist attack in Garland, Texas. more...

5th May 2015 – Quoted by Alexander Smith - NBC News

How ISIS Capitalizes on Lone Wolves to Spread Terror ‘At No Cost’

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

ISIS' claim of responsibility for the shooting in Garland, Texas, was proof of its effectiveness at capitalizing on so-called lone wolf attacks — even when it has no hand in planning or paying for them, experts said Tuesday. more...

5th May 2015 – Quoted by John Hall and Robert Verkaik - The Daily Mail

Revealed: The British Jihadi Fighting for ISIS in Syria Who ‘Helped’ Texas Muhammed Cartoon Gunmen

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

The two gunmen who carried out ISIS' first terror attack on American soil are feared to have been helped by a Syria-based British jihadi who was once jailed for stealing Tony Blair's personal details. more...

5th May 2015 – The Long War Journal

Islamic State Says ‘Soldiers of the Caliphate’ Responsible for Garland Shooting

Thomas Joscelyn

The Islamic State has released a message on its Al Bayan radio program claiming that the shooting in Garland, Texas was the work of “two soldiers from the soldiers of the Caliphat‎e.” The claim, which was made in the group’s “news” bulletin, was first obtained and translated by the SITE Intelligence Group. more...

4th May 2015 – Quoted by Daniel Bates - The Scotsman

Gunmen Killed After Texas Prophet Mohammed Contest

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Two gunmen linked to Islamic State have been shot dead after they tried to storm a provocative event in the United States that featured a competition to draw the Prophet Muhammad. more...

4th May 2015 – CNN

New Day

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses the foiled terror plot in Texas. more...

4th May 2015 – BBC

BBC World News America

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on the Garland, Texas terror plot. more...

3rd April 2015 – CNN

New Day

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses recent terrorist arrests in NYC and Texas. more...

6th March 2015 – 560 AM WMAL - Washington, DC

Mornings on the Mall

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross identifies characteristics of future terrorist threats. more...

26th February 2015 – CTV

CTV News

Thomas Joscelyn

FDD Senior Fellow Thomas Joscelyn on why Westerners are attracted to the Islamic State. more...

26th February 2015 – CNN

New Day

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross on the challenges of tracking potential terrorists. more...

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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