Zacharias Pieri, Postdoctoral Fellow at CI, has just had his latest article on the Tablighi Jamaat movement published in the acclaimed journal Critical Muslim.
On March 3, 2014, Foreign Policy Magazine featured an article written by Derek Harvey and David Jacobson titled “The U.S. End Game in Afghanistan”. The article discusses a recent survey conducted by ATR Consulting of over 4,000 Afghans. The survey’s results indicate that there are larger positive trends emerging in Afghanistan that bode well for Western […]
February 25, 2014, USF Citizenship Initiative's Conference, Modern Warfare's Complexity and the Human Dimension was aired on NPR.
A hypothetical. Aroostook County, Maine. Francophone citizens, who represent the majority of the county’s population, are alienated from the English-speaking, Anglo-dominated government far to the south in Washington, DC. Simply, the US government does not represent them or their interests, and they believe self-determination would improve their lot. Some believe the best course would be […]
Despite a steady stream of negative press reports coming out of Afghanistan these days, a strong indicator of success was revealed on Monday when ATR Consulting, an independent survey company, released the results of a major survey it conducted with over 4,000 Afghans between September and October 2013. ATR traveled to all corners of the country, interviewing […]
After six months or so of relative quiet in Borno state and what some believed was progress in bringing about stability to the area, the new year has seen a fresh batch of deadly attacks by the Boko Haram movement. Many in Nigeria have been outraged by the cause of the recent outbreak calling it […]