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Minerva researchers develop Rebel Contraband Dataset February 17, 2017 — ┬áMinerva researchers Justin Conrad, Beth Elise Whitaker, and James Igoe Walsh (University of North Carolina - Charlotte) have developed the first-ever Rebel Contraband Dataset as part of their Minerva-funded research. The dataset provides new and regularly updated annual data on rebel activities and control of natural resources and other illicit MORE

J Is For Jihad: How The Islamic State Indoctrinates Children With Math, Grammar, Tanks, and Guns February 17, 2017 — Robbie Gramer. 2017. J Is For Jihad: How The Islamic State Indoctrinates Children With Math, Grammar, Tanks, and Guns. Foreign Policy. February 16. MORE

Rethinking the War on Terror, with the help of science February 3, 2017 — Robert Gebelhoff. 2017. Rethinking the War on Terror, with the help of science. Washington Post. February 3. MORE

On the Edge: What Future for the African Sahel? January 31, 2017 — The 2017 Annual Carter Conference in African Studies Center for African Studies at the University of Florida February 23-25, 2017 MORE