September 16, 2017 The recent much-more-than-inclement weather has brought discussions on climate change and environmental protections to the forefront. Worldwide, states have been hit by devastating storms—from Hurricane Irma here in the United States, to sweeping mudslides in Freetown, Sierra Leone, which left an estimated 800 dead and 7,000 displaced.
As with political and cultural-based conflict, environmental... Read more
August 11, 2017 As summer quickly comes to a close, we give you our last Summer Reads Review - Bombshell: Women and Terrorism by Mia Bloom. Bombshell examines the complex relationship between women and their involvement in terrorist organizations. Bloom explores the framing of women in terrorist organizations as political actors versus the over-simplified narrative of women as victims. Our Secure Future does not... Read more