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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.

Recent Episodes

Should academics tell national security professionals how to do their jobs?September 24, 2021 Episode artwork CIE 106 - A conversation with former Al-Qaeda recruiter Jesse MortonSeptember 15, 2021 Episode artwork "There has been hints and warnings" - Intelligence veteran remembers 9/11, 20 years laterSeptember 09, 2021 Episode artwork CIE 105 - Taliban takeover, Incels and New Zealand attack - Chatting with Destiny about recent eventsSeptember 08, 2021 Episode artwork Was Afghanistan an 'intelligence failure'?September 06, 2021 Episode artwork CIE 104 - Naama Kates - The Plymouth shooting and what the media gets wrong about incelsSeptember 01, 2021 Episode artwork When Afghanistan fell to the TalibanAugust 30, 2021 Episode artwork CIe 103 - Hostage taking - A conversation with Rachel BriggsJuly 16, 2021 Episode artwork CIE 102 - Peter Neumann - What is going on with extremists in Germany?July 14, 2021 Episode artwork CIE 101 - Minke Meijnders - What role does strategic foresight play in national security?July 07, 2021 Episode artwork What if we stopped charging people with terrorism?June 30, 2021 Episode artwork CIE 100 - Borealis talks with American terrorism guru Brian JenkinsJune 30, 2021 Episode artwork Suzanne Raine - Is there a terrorist calm before the next terrorist storm?June 23, 2021 Episode artwork Yes, Canada needs a foreign intelligence service, but does it want one?June 22, 2021 Episode artwork London truck attack: 2 weeks later, what do we know now?June 21, 2021 Episode artwork Angus Smith - Intelligence vs evidence in the life of a strategic analystJune 16, 2021 Episode artwork London truck attack: Why ''why'' is hard to fathomJune 09, 2021 Episode artwork Sara Kamali - What can jihadis and white nationalists possibly have in common?June 09, 2021 Episode artwork Too early to say if London vehicle attack was terrorismJune 08, 2021 Episode artwork "We don't know the facts yet" - Former CSIS Strategic Analyst on the Ontario truck attackJune 08, 2021 Episode artwork Ontario truck attack: Murder, hate or terrorism?June 08, 2021 Episode artwork Ideologically Motivated Violent Extremism (IMVE) - When language mattersJune 04, 2021 Episode artwork Greg Fyffe - How good is intelligence analysis in Canada?June 02, 2021 Episode artwork QH #165 | Can intelligence agencies help us discover where COVID came from?June 02, 2021 Episode artwork Ben Maure - How Canada makes a huge contribution to policing around the worldMay 26, 2021 Episode artwork