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18 Jun 2015, 8:54 am by Joe Consumer
Just two days ago, Charles Kurzman, sociology professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and David Schanzer, director of the Triangle Center on Terrorism and Homeland Security at Duke University, wrote this in a New York Times op ed: The main terrorist threat in the United States is not from violent Muslim extremists, but from right-wing extremists. [read post]
27 Jan 2018, 6:43 am by William Ford
Charles Kurzman asserted that the public needs more data about terrorism prosecutions so that researchers can create a more accurate picture of violent extremism in America. [read post]
4 Dec 2014, 9:11 am by jones
The New York Times reports that in 2011, the Triangle Center on Terrorism and Homeland Security’s Charles Kurzman deemed extremism from the Muslim American community “a minuscule threat to public safety. [read post]
15 Apr 2012, 5:59 am by Lawrence B. Ebert
Charles Osgood introduced the stories for April 15, 2012. [read post]
24 Jan 2018, 1:02 pm by William Ford
Charles Kurzman argued that, before the administration can blame terrorism on immigrants, the public needs more comprehensive data about terrorism prosecutions so that researchers can create a more accurate portrait of violent extremism in the United States. [read post]
6 Apr 2019, 4:04 am by Lev Sugarman
-Saudi relations and more: Moving to terrorism prosecutions, Charles Kurzman highlighted an inconsistency in Justice Department policy relating to the naming of American right-wing extremist defendants versus Muslim American defendants. [read post]
3 Feb 2021, 11:27 am by Joe Consumer
Here's our entire 2015 post: Just two days ago, Charles Kurzman, sociology professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and David Schanzer, director of the Triangle Center on Terrorism and Homeland Security at Duke University, wrote this in a New York Times op ed: The main terrorist threat in the United States is not from violent Muslim extremists, but from right-wing extremists. [read post]
27 Nov 2016, 9:01 pm by Joseph Margulies
In fact, according to Charles Kurzman, a professor of sociology at UNC Chapel Hill and the leading researcher on the (absence of) Islamic terror in the United States, the likelihood that one might be killed by a Muslim in this country is actually lower than the likelihood that one might be killed for being Muslim.Inevitably, therefore, Trump’s attacks on Muslims will burden entirely innocent behavior and ruin the lives of entirely innocent people—people whose only sin… [read post]
21 Jun 2015, 10:00 pm by Jane Chong
  As Charles Kurzman and David Schanzer noted in a New York Times op-ed the day before the Charleston attack, such bias is particularly indefensible given the data: Attacks carried out by Muslim Americans account for 50 fatalities in the thirteen and a half years since 9/11, while plots by right-wing extremists have resulted in 254 fatalities between 9/11 and 2012. [read post]
14 Mar 2011, 11:24 pm by Patrick S. O'Donnell
The following is the latest draft of my introductory essay on Shar? [read post]
28 Nov 2012, 9:03 pm by Patrick S. O'Donnell
The comments that immediately follow below are from sundry experts and pundits on the Muslim Brotherhood (Jam`iyyat al-Ikhwan al-Muslimun) collected during what is often termed the Arab Spring in Egypt beginning in January of last year. [read post]