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6905
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Smith discusses the International Spy Conference held in Raleigh. Among the speakers were Dr. Bruce Hoffman, the world's foremost expert on terrorism; Tom Kimmel, former FBI agent and grandson of Admiral Husband Kimmel, the commander at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941; and Nigel West, respected author of twenty-six books on espionage and terrorism. Participants discussed terrorism and why it has become a global threat today.
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15548
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A Federal court case will involve three young Muslim men from the Triangle accused of supporting terrorist groups. Daniel Patrick Boyd is the leader of the group which is charged with providing \"material support\" and planning attacks on overseas targets.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 28 Issue 37, Sept 2011, p16-17, 19, il Periodical Website
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25371
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Daniel Masters, a visiting professor at ECU, explains the objectives and topics of his International Terrorism class. After the 9/11 attacks, this class became an excellent way to educate students on where terrorism comes from and why it happens.
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28037
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The FBI is interested in individuals participating in the anti-war movement. Durham resident Kosta Harlan was one of many anti-war and international peace activists recently targeted during raids by the FBI. All of the targets have two things in common: they oppose the wars in the Middle East and are critical of US foreign policy regarding Colombia and Palestine. Area experts discuss the current raids and the government’s reasons for carrying them out.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 27 Issue 45, November 2010, p18-21 Periodical Website
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28038
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The FBI recently asked for information about tenants at a Durham Apartment complex. Complex owner Matthew Flynn was questioned about four of his residents who were flagged by the FBI. Flynn turned over financial documents from the tenants to the FBI. Complex residents and members of the Muslim American Society in Raleigh discuss how the FBI’s surveillance programs have negatively affected their lives.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 27 Issue 45, November 2010, p18 Periodical Website
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31198
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North Carolina’s electric cooperatives have joined with other nuclear energy plant owners in complying with national-level guidelines for ensuring the highest possible security at nuclear-powered generating facilities. This article provides information on state nuclear plants’ response to the terrorists attack on September 11, the vulnerability of facilities to terrorism, and procedures in place to protect nuclear facilities from terrorist attacks.
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31337
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In the wake of the Orlando shooting, a gay writer who grew up in Florida wonders if there are any safe places left.
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