Lead, Follow or Get out of the Way
May 23, 2017 - The Western world needs to craft a rather simple, international operation that targets major jihadist organizations for annihilation. Read more at Townhall.com.
The Threat From Terrorism and Human Trafficking in Latin America
May 23, 2017 - Hypothetical, if unproven, scenarios often dominate the storyline of possible collusion between organized crime and jihadists in Latin America. But the growth of illicit networks and successful human smuggling operations poses a known and immediate threat to U.S. national security. Read more at Inside Sources.
Read the longer study Terrorism in Latin America (Part Two): The Threat from Human Trafficking.
FOXNEWS: As Islamic extremism grows in Latin America, some want Trump to take action
March 31, 2017 - Grantham told Fox News the report proves the threat from terrorism in the western hemisphere is not just from "lone wolf" radicalization or loosely affiliated jihadists tinkering on social media. Read more at Foxnews.com.
Why Are We Ignoring Jihadists in Latin America?
January 4, 2017 - Trump must reverse course and team up with Latin American partners to fight this war. Failure here will pale in comparison to failures elsewhere. Read more at Townhall.com.
Read the longer study Terrorism in Latin America (Part One): The Infiltration of Islamic Extremists.
Antiquities and Conflict: Changing Military Strategy
December 14, 2016 - Once treated as purely a criminal problem, the looting and sale of illicit antiquities has recently become matter of national security. Read more in the Norwich Review of International and Transnational Crime, pages 28-42.
Other related writings by Dr. Grantham on Islamic extremists and the illicit sale of antiquities includes:
Inside Sources: ISIS and the Antiquities Trade: Looting to Sustain Terrorism
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