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Alan Mendoza

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Alan Mendoza

Alan Mendoza is a Founder and Executive Director of the Henry Jackson Society.

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May 28, 2015

Whistleblower reignites UK’s nuclear-deterrent debate

Originally published in Al Jazeera
To many, the common sight of one of Britain’s nuclear submarines cutting through the waters of the River Clyde in Scotland is a symbol of national prestige, power, and defence.
To others, it is nothing more than …

Posted in Global, News Coverage, United Kingdom
April 30, 2015

Muslim vote could decide 25% of seats: Victory in a quarter of British constituencies will be decided by Islamic voters

Originally published in Daily Mail
British Muslims could have the decisive vote in a quarter of constituencies, analysis shows.
In 159 of the 632 seats, the number of Muslims is greater than the margin of victory in 2010.
And this is true among …

Posted in News Coverage, United Kingdom

Religious Diversity in British Parliamentary Constituencies

Henry Jackson Society study shows that minority religions could be crucial in influencing both the 2015 electoral result and the future British political landscape.
Religious Diversity in British Parliamentary Constituencies, the most comprehensive study of its kind, finds that while Great …

Posted in Democracy & Development, Report, Spotlight, United Kingdom
February 5, 2015

Dr Alan Mendoza debates Britain’s campaign against Islamic State on Sky News

Posted in Broadcast Appearances, Defence, Extremism, ISIS, Religious Fundamentalism, Terrorism & Security, United Kingdom
January 8, 2015

Alan Mendoza examines Charlie Hebdo attack on CNBC

Posted in Broadcast Appearances, Extremism, France, Religious Fundamentalism, Terrorism & Security
January 7, 2015

Can cash-strapped Europe prevent terrorism surge?

Originally posted in CNBC Online 
“All the advances that have been made in counter-terrorism in Western countries over the last few years have been primarily intelligence-led rather than harsh policing responses, however, the difficulty is resources,” David Lea, Western European Analyst …

Posted in Extremism, France, News Coverage, Terrorism & Security
December 14, 2014

Britain should stay put, it’s Europe that should walk

Originally published in The Sunday Times
Now the union with Scotland is safe, for now, Her Majesty’s government will be turning its attention to that other imperilled union, Europe. At present the debate is focused on how the EU can be …

Posted in Europe, Opinion Editorial, Spotlight, United Kingdom
December 10, 2014

Event Summary: ‘How Would You Like to Die? Story of a Kidnapping in Syria’

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This is a summary of an event with Susan Dabbous, chaired by Brooks Newmark MP, on 10th December 2014; it reflects the views expressed by the speaker and not those of …

Posted in Event Summaries, Extremism, Islamism, Syria
October 27, 2014

Dr Alan Mendoza interviewed in Al Jazeera’s “War on Terror” documentary

Posted in 9/11, Broadcast Appearances, CRT News Coverage, Defence, Extremism, ISIS, Islamism, Middle East, Religious Fundamentalism, Terrorism & Security, War in Afghanistan, War in Iraq
September 5, 2014

Dr. Alan Mendoza on Sky News discussing NATO Summit Wales

Posted in Broadcast Appearances, Defence, United Kingdom
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