The newly launched social network Gettr, a platform advertised as a free speech- and pro-Trump- social media alternative, has been overtaken with terrorist propaganda, according to our recent findings. ISD’s Moustafa Ayad shared his research with POLITICO and spoke about the rapid exploitation by Islamic State and jihadist groups.
September 13, 2023 | NDR
Huberta von Voss and Julia Ebner discuss freedom of the press, the far right and conspiracy theories
ISD Germany's Executive Director, Huberta von Voss, and extremism expert Julia Ebner feature in a special broadcast discussing freedom of the press, the far right and conspiracy theories.
September 12, 2023 | The Irish Examiner
ISD's Ciarán O'Connor writes an opinion piece for the Irish Examiner on the recent shift among anti-LGBTQ+ protestors towards schools and educators in light of a rollout of the updated relationship and sexuality education (RSE) curriculum.
September 8, 2023 | BBC Newsnight
Julia Ebner on UK counter-terrorism strategy: Prisons are in “dire” state, more to do in deradicalisation space
Julia joins BBC Newsnight to speak about the UK's prison system and counter-terrorism strategy in light of the Wandsworth prison escape of Daniel Khalife.