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What to do about QAnon?


Amarnath Amarasingam & Mia Bloom

David Schanzer, director of Duke's Triangle Center on Terrorism and Homeland Security, will join extremism experts Amarnath Amarasingam & Mia Bloom to discuss QAnon: the radicalization of its followers, the threat it poses to national security, and what can be done to control it. Amarnath Amarasingam is an Assistant Professor in the School of Religion at Queen's University in Ontario, Canada. He is also a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Strategic Dialogue, and an Associate Fellow at the International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation. His research interests are in radicalization, terrorism, diaspora politics, post-war reconstruction, and the sociology of religion. Mia Bloom is a Professor of Communication and Middle East Studies. She conducts ethnographic field research in Europe, the Middle East and South Asia and speaks eight languages. Bloom is a former term member of the Council on Foreign Relations and is the editor for Stanford University Press' new series on terrorism and political violence. She is regularly featured as an expert contributor on CNN, CNN International, MSNBC and Fox News for terrorism and national security.


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