More than ever there is a need to keep extremism in check because of its propensity to motivate acts of terror around the world. This section is dedicated to informing discussion on the roots of extremism and how to mitigate its effects.
Violent extremism is the leading threat to Canada’s national security. Several Islamist extremist groups have identified Canada as a legitimate target or have directly threatened our interests. i
Our weekly news brief in partnership with TRAC: Terrorism Research & Analysis Consortium highlights violent extremism and terrorist activities from around the world. Click here for more information on TRAC.