Hyperbolic approaches to threat measurement don’t lead to very effective counter-terrorism policy.
The government is set to increase its use of punitive security measures against individuals it can't bring to court.
After years of promises, the government still has not detailed how a bill to tackle extremism would work.
A new mathematical model of ISIS supporters' online behavior provides insights into how cyberactivity relates to real-world attacks.
Terrorist attacks that are locally sourced and financed are very hard to detect.
A frank debate about the causes of extremism and terrorism would acknowledge uncomfortable issues like the alienating impacts of racism, Islamophobia and Western military actions and foreign policy.
Talk of a 'clash of civilisations' and targeting refugees simply alienates the people the West needs to reach out to.