American Jihad

American Jihad

The Terrorists Living Among Us

Book - 2002
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The United States government is actively monitoring terrorist cells affiliated with Osama bin Laden's al Qaeda network in eleven cities, from Florida to Boston to Denver to Houston. But al Qaeda is hardly our only threat. Hamas, formed in 1987, was run by top Palestinian officials in America from its earliest days, and has tentacles in Texas, California, New Jersey, Virginia, and Illinois. The University of South Florida was infiltrated by the infamous organization known as Palestinian Islamic Jihad -- one of its faculty members even left the country to take that group's top leadership role after his predecessor was assassinated. Hizballah has been tied to cells in North Carolina and Michigan, from which it drew funds and attempted to procure military equipment.

In short, September 11, 2001, was hardly an isolated or unpredictable event. The United States has become home to hundreds and probably thousands of terrorists, and it has become a central node in their international networks. Steven Emerson, hailed as "the nation's leading expert on Islamist terrorism," has been working full-time since 1993 to track the spread of terrori

Publisher: New York ; Toronto : Free Press, c2002.
ISBN: 9780743233248
Branch Call Number: 364.10973 Eme
Characteristics: 261 p. : ill., map.


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Aug 16, 2016

“Why is Steve Emerson still a “terrorism expert”? – Conservative investigator Steve Emerson was pretty sure it was the Saudi, until he ruled it out six hours later”
by Alex Seitz-Wald, posted April 16, 2013, at Salon
“Steven Emerson: the Fox news expert who thinks Birmingham is 'totally Muslim' -- The so-called ‘expert on terrorism’ has a reputation for making this sort of ‘inexcusable error’
January 12, 2015, The Guardian
“David Cameron: US terror 'expert' Steve Emerson is a 'complete idiot' -- Prime Minister ridicules US pundit who claimed Birmingham is a no-go zone for non-Muslims”
by Matthew Holehouse, posted January 12, 2015, at The Telegraph
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