by Saba Karim -- Guest Contributor Posted on May 15, 2015
"The proposed cybercrime bill is a step towards the Orwellian times that we have been foreseeing for a long time," Shahzad Ahmad of Bytes for All, an Internet freedom organization said.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on May 5, 2015
President Goodluck Jonathan will leave office later this month, but Nigeria is finally seeing its calls to combat Boko Haram come to fruition.
by Justin Salhani Posted on May 4, 2015
If the U.S. government wants to help communities fight radicalization through community outreach and after school programs, why are law enforcement agencies the ones reaching out?
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on April 30, 2015
"This is the message [Pakistan] would like to send the world: it's tough on extremists. And yet, what we're witnessing here is that it's very selective," Marvin Weinbaum of the Middle East Institute told ThinkProgress.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on March 24, 2015
“[T]oday is a somber day in Nigeria, as Chinua Achebe was laid to rest in his native village,” Ambassador Susan Rice tweeted, even though the literary great died two years ago.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on March 18, 2015
Selma Elluni Rekik told an Italian news outlet a day before the bloody rampage, "Everything is under control.”
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on February 19, 2015
“Terrorism is not just job-seeking by another name. It’s driven by deep-seated problems and personal frustrations in that society," Keith Proctor, a policy researcher with the development organization Mercy Corps said.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 20, 2015
The GCHQ collected 70,000 emails as a part of their surveillance program, including those from U.S. and U.K.-based journalists.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 13, 2015
“Are we going to allow a means of communications which it simply isn't possible to read?...My answer to that question is: ‘No, we must not.’”
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on January 8, 2015
“I’m afraid that we’re going to see more of this, and we need to prepare to see more of this. This is the type of attack that can happen anywhere in the world.”