A growing list of fundamentalist Islamic inspired or directed attacks in the West, causing authorities and main stream media news outlets to change their narratives

The intention of this post is to list attacks committed in the UK, Europe and US that have been either directed or inspired by fundamentalist Islamic groups such as IS. A previous post on The WIDER View (see link below) highlighted the catch 22 situation that the West finds itself facing on multiple fronts and…Read more A growing list of fundamentalist Islamic inspired or directed attacks in the West, causing authorities and main stream media news outlets to change their narratives

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IS will continue to commit and inspire attacks at a frequent pace in the West, it is inevitable

IS have the West positioned in a catch 22 situation and looking to turn the screw. Attacks committed by IS members or those inspired by it have increased in frequency over the last two years with a tangible goal in mind. A goal that can be achieved by using the Wests very own political and…Read more IS will continue to commit and inspire attacks at a frequent pace in the West, it is inevitable

Attitudes are shifting among Western populations toward the establishment elite

Liberal and left sentiment has held a dominant influence in politics and main stream media for many years in the West but this post will focus on the UK over last 15 years in particular and the decisions made by the political and the financial establishments. Although it focuses on the UK, much of the…Read more Attitudes are shifting among Western populations toward the establishment elite

Amaq Agency have released a video of the Afghan attacker that allegedly hacked and stabbed people on a train in Wurzburg, Germany

IS media arm Amaq Agency have released a video of the 17 year old Afghan that filmed himself threatening attacks, possibly in the bedroom of the German family home that had taken him in as a refugee. Allegedly self radicalized, it appears that the video was sent to Amaq after filming which would enable IS…Read more Amaq Agency have released a video of the Afghan attacker that allegedly hacked and stabbed people on a train in Wurzburg, Germany

Chaos in the middle east, and us

The constant hypocrisy of confused and contradictory Western foreign policies have had a massive impact on the middle east. The main drivers of these contradictions and hypocrisies are predominantly two fold, energy supply and the spread of ideology. First, morale and legal arguments made to justify conflict, proxy support and intervention while at the same…Read more Chaos in the middle east, and us

Despite John Kerry’s claims that al Qaeda is ‘neutralized’ as an effective fighting force, al Qaeda continue to grow

As previously reported on The WIDER View on the 21 November 2015, John Kerry claimed that al Qaeda’s top leadership has been ‘neutralized’ as an effective force. He said this despite US and Afghan forces having to attack and dismantle, according to US Army Gen. John F. Campbell, 'probably the largest' al Qaeda training camp found…Read more Despite John Kerry’s claims that al Qaeda is ‘neutralized’ as an effective fighting force, al Qaeda continue to grow