AuthorCruickshank, Paul

In this month's feature article, Amarnath Amarasingam, Marc-Andre Argentino, and Graham Macklin examine the May 2022 extreme far-right live-streamed terrorist attack at a grocery store in Buffalo, New York, in which 10 Black Americans were murdered "in one of the deadliest racist massacres in recent American history." Their article examines the perpetrator, his pathway to violence, how he plotted the attack, and his writings. They argue that "the Buffalo massacre was not an isolated phenomenon. Indeed, one can only fully comprehend it when considered within a continuum of self-referential extreme-right terrorism inspired by the March 2019 terrorist attack on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand," that had "a catalytic effect upon extreme-right actors, sparking a chain reaction of mass shootings."

Our interview is with Nitzan Nuriel, the former director of the Counter-Terrorism Bureau in the Prime Minister's Office of Israel. It is the second in a series of articles and interviews examining the terrorist threat landscape in Israel and the lessons other countries can learn from Israel's counterterrorism efforts. The series is a joint effort between the Combating...

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