The History of Jihad

Watch his speaker playlist here About the speaker Robert Spencer is the director of Jihad Watch and a Shillman Fellow at the David Horowitz Freedom Center. He is the author of eighteen books, including the New York Times bestsellers The … Continue reading



The Future of Islamism in Egypt

Watch his speaker playlist here About the speaker Samuel Tadros is a Senior Fellow at the Hudson Institute’s Center for Religious Freedom, where he researches the rise of Islamist movements in the Middle East and its implications for religious freedom … Continue reading



Sebastian Gorka: A New American Strategy

A New American Strategy Dr. Sebastian Gorka Executive Director, Westminster Institute September 6, 2013 Watch his speaker playlist About the speaker Sebastian Gorka, Ph.D. serves as the Major General Matthew C. Horner Distinguished Chair of Military Theory at Marine Corps University where … Continue reading



Katharine Gorka: The OIC’s Political Warfare

  Watch her speaker playlist here Katharine Gorka: The OIC’s Political Warfare, September 6, 2013 About the speaker Katharine C. Gorka was the Executive Director of The Westminster Institute. Katharine spent nearly two decades working in Central Europe. She was the regional head … Continue reading



The Muslim Brotherhood and the Mobilizational Power of Ideology

The Muslim Brotherhood and the Mobilizational Power of Ideology Dr. J. Michael Waller Managing Director, Oceanic Advisors September 6, 2013 Watch his speaker playlist About the speaker Professor J. Michael Waller has been a scholar-practitioner in public diplomacy, political warfare, … Continue reading



Inside Jihad: How Radical Islam Works and How to Defeat It

Watch his speaker playlist here About the speaker Dr. Tawfik Hamid, an expert in cognitive psychology, is an Islamic thinker and reformer, and one time Islamic extremist from Egypt. He was a member of a radical Islamic organization Jamaa Islameia … Continue reading



Press Conference On Findings & Policy Recommendations From Westminster Institute’s Delegation to Egypt

About the delegation Washington, D.C., September 27, 2013 – On Tuesday, October 1, at 9:00am in the Winners Room of the National Press Club, the leaders of an American delegation of Middle East and counterterrorism experts – most of whom … Continue reading



What Are We Teaching Our Soldiers Besides the Shahada?

A storm is brewing over changes the Obama administration has made to counter-terrorism training.  In the fall the administration initiated a widespread review of training and trainers, which resulted in the blacklisting of many trainers, the censoring of training materials, … Continue reading