Tag Archives: Extremism


Nuove Ricerche: Etnografie dell’Estremismo Politico – Ethnographies of political extremisms – by Barbara Lucini

Il panorama dell’estremismo politico sia nazionale sia internazionale[1], senza trascurare forme violente dei gruppi separatisti è vario e frammentato per quanto concerne i temi di interesse, per le modalità comunicative e narrative, nonché per i canali comunicativi prescelti. Continue reading


Has the military to be considered the next “soft target” of opportunity? – by Emilio Palmieri

The recent Ottawa attack, where an active duty soldier was shot dead by a would-be “militant jihadist”, has brought to light an emerging targeting paradigm that is worth being addressed: has the military garrisoned in Western barracks been a suitable target by violent extremist networks in recent years? In other words, could it be considered a new objective of opportunity within the category “soft-target”? Continue reading


NATO Workshop: countering violent extremism among youth to prevent terrorism

Catholic University of Milan in co-operation with the Al-Ahram Center for political and strategic studies (ACPSS) of Cairo origanized the NATO Science for Peace and Security (SPS) Programme Advanced Research Workshop: Countering violent extremism  among youthto prevent terrorism. held on 10-13 June 2014 at ASERI in Milan.

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