Julia Ebner is a research fellow at the Institute for Strategic Dialogue. Prior, she spent two years working for the world’s first counter-extremism organisation Quilliam, where she led research projects on terrorism prevention for the European Commission and the Kofi Annan Foundation. Based on her research, Julia has given evidence to the Home Affairs Select Committee and written for The Independent, the Guardian and the Telegraph. Her new book is called The Rage: The Vicious Circle of Islamist and Far-Right Extremism (I.B. Tauris, 2017).
Our Video of the Week is a Brookings panel discussion, “Islam as statecraft: How governments use religion in foreign policy,’ featuring Senior Fellow Shadi Hamid, Non-resident Senior Fellow Peter Mandaville and former Brookings expert Geneive Abdo. The Boston Globes’s columnist Indira Lakshmanan moderates.