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The American Autumn

July 29, 2016 - 08:49 -- Admin

Some thinking you might find useful.  It might sound wild and remote, but we are in a wild and out of control year.  ANYTHING can happen.

A treasure trove of e-mail and voicemail messages from the Democratic National Committee has been leaked.  Here's what happened.

Social Violence Networking

July 9, 2016 - 10:32 -- Admin

It's amazing how quickly social media broadcasting has become central to social violence. It is being used by all of the participants:

Attackers (video was removed):  Larossi Abballa Facebook livestreamed his terrorist attack on the home of a police chief in France.  

Online Fealty

June 15, 2016 - 22:53 -- Admin

The ISIS Caliphate is using online fealty as a way to recruit jihadis around the world.   It's a powerful recasting of an ancient concept that goes well beyond modern expressions of loyalty.  

The way ISIS has constructed its brand of online fealty makes it globally scalable.  The  only barriers to entry are:  conduct an attack and publicly pledge fealty.  The most common platforms for a public pledge?  Social media, 911, etc.

Fealty and Modern Terrorism

June 15, 2016 - 08:05 -- Admin

During his deadly attack on a packed Orlando nightclub where he killed 50 people and wounded many more, Omar Mateen called 911.  

On the recorded call, he pledge his loyalty to ISIS.  

A day later, a terrorist outside of Paris, used Facebook livestreaming to pledge his loyalty to ISIS while stabbing a police chief and his wife to death.

What's going on?