President Trump has no intention of just renegotiating the nuclear deal with Iran, rather it would have to be a “new deal” that forces Iran to stop all of it’s “menacing behavior.” Watch Clarion Project’s National Security Analyst and Shillman Fellow Ryan Mauro on I24 News with good advice on how to proceed with the […]
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In its effort to be piggyback on the intersectional Leftist crowd, the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) espouses a lot of ideas that cater that many American Muslims (especially those who are religiously conservative) do not align with. As counter-terrorism analyst Oz Sultan explains, the American Muslim diaspora comes from 77 diverse Muslim countries. There’s no […]
ISIS’s latest ploy to kill coalition forces at checkpoints in a bra bomb. The brutal terror group is wiring plastic explosives in bras, hoping that troops at checkpoints will only check a woman’s midriff and not further up, reported the Mirror. The devices are lightweight and small but can contain enough explosives to kill everything within a […]
Many Americans think that extremism abroad is not America’s problem. But is that really the case? Trump’s central foreign policy platform is “America First.” In other words, the United States should focus on what benefits America, not what benefits other countries. Fair enough. But where does that leave counter-extremism? Why is it America’s issue when […]
Radicalization is something that has come to be viewed as an excuse for joining extremist groups and following orders to committing all sorts of horrific acts. But except in the case of children, extremism is always a choice. Read why. Terrorists use sophisticated tactics to lure recruits into their movement. They prey on psychological weaknesses, […]
We’ve all been well-educated on the tagline, “See something, say something.” The phrase followed the idea that we should be observant in a climate of terror and report suspicious activity. Yet, “See something, say something“ is about more than just reporting on each other; it predicates the idea that we should be able to talk with […]
When Muslim Community Patrol & Services rolled their police-cruiser-like cars onto the streets of New York City in November 2018, there was no prior media briefing, no public announcement, no ceremony or grand unveiling. Summary Not surprisingly, the sight of official-looking cars – made to look like police New York City cars — emblazoned with […]
Masked members of Antifa blocked the way of an elderly woman using a walker, berating her by yelling, “Nazi Scum, off our streets!” (See video below) The woman was trying to attend a fundraising event featuring Maxime Bernier, founder of the People’s Party of Canada, considered by the protesters as right-wing and, thus, unacceptable. The video shows […]
President Trump announced the U.S. will bar Iranian government officials and their relatives from entering the U.S. The announcement came at same time that Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was in New York for the UN General Assembly, “Given that this behavior threatens peace and stability in the Middle East and beyond, I have determined that it is […]
Reda Eldanbouki is a lawyer and the head of the Women’s center for Guidance and Legal Awareness in Egypt. He leads the battle for human and women’s rights and fights FGM in Egypt. He’s also a dear and close friend of Clarion. A few days ago, Eldanbouki was brutally attacked while trying to save a young woman from […]
Smoke billows from an attacked Aramco oil facility in Saudi Arabia on September 14, 2019. – Cruise missiles and drones caused major damage to the state-owned energy giant that supplies five percent of the world’s oil. (Photo: AFP/Getty Images)After the massive attack on the Saudi’s national oil company Aramco, which the United States says Iran […]
Last month, veteran Muslim journalist Dalia Al-Aqidi faced Twitter censorship after inviting Congresswoman Ilhan Omar to an interview. Both women are refugees and Muslim Americans, which would have made for an eye-to-eye conversation between the leaders. However, Ilhan Omar ignored the requests from another Muslim American woman, which came on the heels of also spurning interview questions from American Muslim […]
FIFA officials will make a visit to Iran after a young woman set herself on fire after being arrested for attending a soccer match. FIFA (the International Federation of Association Football) gave the Islamic Republic until August 31 to allow women to enter soccer stadiums, but the deadline passed with no signs of compliance. Unfortunately, it appears […]
France slapped the U.S. in the face with its $15 billion Iran bailout offer, which would serve to undo all the progress made by the sanctions imposed by the Trump administration on Iran. What should the consequences be? Listen to Clarion’s National Security Analyst and Shillman Fellow Ryan Mauro discuss this on I24 News as well as […]
You may think that Islamists and neo-Nazis/white supremacists are complete opposites. After all, they’re willing to take physical violence against each other to the streets. Both use the threat of the other one as a recruiting tool to boost numbers. But their bitter enmity is surface level. When we look at the views of Islamists […]