What the Taliban and QANON have in Common? The Global Rise of Religious Nationalism

WHAT THE TALIBAN AND QANON HAVE IN COMMON: The Global Rise of Religious Nationalism Professor Mark Juergensmeyer February 16, 2022 | 2:00 p.m. No Pre-Registration Required. | Click here to attend. About the Lecture The return of the Taliban to power in Afghanistan and the virulent insurrection at the United States capitol on January 6,…

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TSAS Summer Academy (Online with Synchronous & Asynchronous elements)

The TSAS Summer Academy brings students, recently appointed public officials and law enforcement personnel from across the world into direct contact with senior scholars, policy analysts and counter-terrorism specialists The Summer Academy is supported by funds from the Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada. Beyond supporting research and dissemination TSAS aims to cultivate…

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TSAS Junior Scholar Showcase

Agenda Moderated Presentations and Discussions: 1:00 pm (EDT) Presentations Contested National Identity: The Construction of Opinions Against Immigration in Quebec Audrey Gagnon (PhD Candidate, Political Science, Concordia University) Battle-Ready Quotes, Heroic-imagery, and Violence Preparedness: How the Canadian right-wing extremist Meme Brandon Rigato (PhD Candidate, Communications, Carleton University) Right-Wing Extremist Groups in Canada: Spatial Mapping of…

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TSAS Workshop attendance is restricted to TSAS Affiliates only.

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TSAS offers a number of activities that draw together participants across the full career range and provide opportunities for learning and valuable exposure to mentors and potential employers. These include:

  • Thematically-focused workshops which also include junior researchers.
  • A summer policy-research academy that brings students and early-career academics and junior public servants into direct contact with senior scholars and policymakers. Instructors include a mix of junior and senior academics and high-level policy analysts, as well as international specialists.
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TSAS Summer Academy

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