Jessica Stern

professor at the Pardee School of Global Studies at Boston University, who studies terrorist groups across religions and ideologies

Guest

Terrorism policy consultant and lecturer on terrorism at Harvard University; co-author of the book ISIS: The State of Terror

Jessica Stern on KCRW

Last month’s shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival is now being investigated as a domestic terrorism incident.

Parallels between the white nationalist movement and ISIS

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Today or tomorrow, an 18-year-old Somali-American is expected to be transferred from jail to a halfway house in Minnesota—to await trial on federal charges of terrorism.

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