An Intelligent Look at Terrorism with Phil Gurski

Mustafa Akyol: Is Islam in crisis? What to do about it?

December 29, 2020 Phil Gurski / Mustafa Akyol Season 4 Episode 73
An Intelligent Look at Terrorism with Phil Gurski
Mustafa Akyol: Is Islam in crisis? What to do about it?
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An Intelligent Look at Terrorism with Phil Gurski
Mustafa Akyol: Is Islam in crisis? What to do about it?
Dec 29, 2020 Season 4 Episode 73
Phil Gurski / Mustafa Akyol

In the wake of terrorist attacks in France, President Emmanuel Macron said that Islam was 'in crisis'.  Not surprisingly, Muslim leaders pushed back, calling for boycotts of French goods.  So what is this all about? 

Borealis is joined by Mustafa Akyol to look at the nuances of these issues.

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About my guest Mustafa Akyol


Mustafa Akyol is a Turkish journalist and author.  SInce the early 2000's, he has been writing regular opinion columns for Turkish publications like Hurriyet Daily News, and recently for the Middle-East focused Al-Monitor.com. Since the fall of 2013, he is also a regular contributing opinion writer for The New York Times.

About the host Phil Gurski:

Phil is the President and CEO of Borealis Threat and Risk Consulting Ltd. and Programme Director for the Security, Economics and Technology (SET) hub at the University of Ottawa’s Professional Development Institute (PDI). He worked as a senior strategic analyst at CSIS (Canadian Security Intelligence Service) from 2001-2015, specializing in violent Islamist-inspired homegrown terrorism and radicalisation.

►Check Phil's latest book ''When Religion Kills'' - https://amzn.to/2ALdpoG
►Website - https://borealisthreatandrisk.com/
►Twitter - https://twitter.com/borealissaves
►LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/phil-gurski-8942468/
►Email - borealisrisk@gmail.com

Show Notes

In the wake of terrorist attacks in France, President Emmanuel Macron said that Islam was 'in crisis'.  Not surprisingly, Muslim leaders pushed back, calling for boycotts of French goods.  So what is this all about? 

Borealis is joined by Mustafa Akyol to look at the nuances of these issues.

►Subscribe - https://borealisthreatandrisk.com/subscribe/

About my guest Mustafa Akyol


Mustafa Akyol is a Turkish journalist and author.  SInce the early 2000's, he has been writing regular opinion columns for Turkish publications like Hurriyet Daily News, and recently for the Middle-East focused Al-Monitor.com. Since the fall of 2013, he is also a regular contributing opinion writer for The New York Times.

About the host Phil Gurski:

Phil is the President and CEO of Borealis Threat and Risk Consulting Ltd. and Programme Director for the Security, Economics and Technology (SET) hub at the University of Ottawa’s Professional Development Institute (PDI). He worked as a senior strategic analyst at CSIS (Canadian Security Intelligence Service) from 2001-2015, specializing in violent Islamist-inspired homegrown terrorism and radicalisation.

►Check Phil's latest book ''When Religion Kills'' - https://amzn.to/2ALdpoG
►Website - https://borealisthreatandrisk.com/
►Twitter - https://twitter.com/borealissaves
►LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/phil-gurski-8942468/
►Email - borealisrisk@gmail.com