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Canadian Intelligence Eh

Phil Gurski

Everywhere you look these days terrorism and violent extremism dominate the headlines. Whether you follow what is happening in Afghanistan or Iraq, or in the West writ large, we are inundated with news of attacks by groups and individuals fighting for a 'cause'.In a world of multiple voices and opinions it can be very hard to know where to turn. One choice is to look to those who actually worked in counterterrorism in the national security world. In these half-hour podcasts 30-year Canadian intelligence veteran Phil Gurski is joined by a fascinating array of individuals with something meaningful to say about these issues as they provide insight into what they mean and what we need to do about them.
Episodes
Episode #122 - Just how bad are terrorist inmates?January 19, 2022 Episode artwork Episode #121 - A life as a US Special AgentJanuary 12, 2022 Episode artwork Episode #120 - Killing to prevent terrorism from occurringJanuary 05, 2022 Episode artwork Quick Hits | ISIS terrorists should be tried and punished over there, not over hereJanuary 02, 2022 Episode artwork Episode #119 - Could plastic recycling fund terrorism?December 29, 2021 Episode artwork Quick Hits | Now I've seen it all: Sharks as 'terrorists'!December 26, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #118 - A fictional Canadian terrorism plot by a leading Canadian writerDecember 22, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #117: Veteran CSIS investigator Dan StantonDecember 15, 2021 Episode artwork Quick Hits | How reliable is Saudi Arabia as a counter terrorism partner?December 13, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #116: Mayor Brad West on the role of municipalities in national securityDecember 08, 2021 Episode artwork Quick Hits | Way too many things are being called terrorism todayDecember 07, 2021 Episode artwork Quick Hits | Those that can become practitioners, those that don't...December 02, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #115: Former NSA Mark Ericson - The importance of alliances in intelligence sharingDecember 01, 2021 Episode artwork Quick Hits | It turns out Canada cannot prosecute returning foreign fighters...November 24, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #114: Former FBI Brig Barker - Counterterrorism at the coalfaceNovember 24, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #113: Mike King - What is CVE and what does it actually do?November 17, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #112: Ahmed Patel - Why are many Muslims in denial over Islamist terrorism?November 10, 2021 Episode artwork Quick Hits | Repeat after me: Satan-worshiping pedophile cannibals are NOT ruling the world!November 08, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #111: James Dorsey - An award-winning journalist's take on the Middle East, Asia and terrorismNovember 03, 2021 Episode artwork Quick Hits | 2017 Manchester Arena bombing: What is working on counter-terrorism really like? November 01, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #110: Archie Alafriz - What we do about about terrorist financing and money launderingOctober 27, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #109: Borealis joins Counterpoints for a wide-ranging discussion on terrorism and national securityOctober 13, 2021 Episode artwork Quick Hits | Top 10 Dumbest Terrorists of all TimeOctober 12, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #108: Vern White on how well does intelligence coordination work in Canada?October 06, 2021 Episode artwork Quick Hits | Is Neo a terrorist? Can we reclaim The Matrix from the alt-right?October 05, 2021 Episode artwork