Countering extremism in Minnesota

Local initiatives should be lauded, but funding is inadequate to support the Somali community. An occasional series of editorials on terrorism.

Countering extremism in Minnesota: A beautiful goal, barely begun

Countering extremism in Minnesota: A beautiful goal, barely begun

Local initiatives can be lauded, but funding is inadequate to support Somali community.
Leadership is needed to break impasse on Brian Coyle center expansion

Leadership is needed to break impasse on Brian Coyle center expansion

October 17, 2016
Lt. Gov. Tina Smith would be an excellent choice to help broker a deal.
Countering terrorism by building a path to success

Countering terrorism by building a path to success

September 2, 2016
Fundraising shouldn't fall short for Cedar-Riverside jobs center.

Congress still lags on anti-terrorism funding

August 19, 2016
Minnesota Legislature stepped up, but there's more work to do.

Minnesota shouldn't rest on its anti-radicalization laurels

August 5, 2016
A Star Tribune series highlighted other solutions

It's time to get serious about social media, terrorism

June 22, 2016
The U.S. needs national and international strategies that effectively balance security and free speech.

Minnesota takes action on anti-radicalization funding even as federal officials fall short

June 9, 2016
To its credit, the Legislature supported grant money for Somali-Americans.

Minnesota Legislature dawdles on anti-radicalization funding

May 9, 2016
Research backs youth development programs in Somali community.
Editorial
August 13

Efforts to combat extremism must not falter after top federal official resigns

The private sector should help fill void if Trump administration doesn't.
Editorial
June 26

Trump administration takes a pragmatic step to counter violent extremism

Funding a grants program for community groups boosts national security.
Editorial
June 9

As feds retreat, local leaders need to counter extremism

Local governments, businesses and nonprofits must fill the void.
Editorial
March 30

Minnesota needs federal help in efforts to combat terror recruiters

London attack spotlights need for Trump to support programs to counter extremism.
Editorial
February 10

Admirable leadership from Dayton administration on ending Coyle Center stalemate

Governor's office takes lead on forging lease agreement key to center's expansion.
Editorial
January 16

A missed opportunity in the effort to thwart terror

Minnesota leaders should have lauded first grants as important step.
Editorial
December 9, 2016

Trump team should heed Minnesota's efforts to fight terror

New homeland security chief can learn some valuable lessons here.
Editorial
November 18, 2016

How Trump can help in fight to curb terrorism

More funding needed for Countering Violent Extremism programs.
Editorial
November 15, 2016

Groundbreaking for jobs center is a boost for Somali community

Project shows Minnesota's commitment to helping immigrants.
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