The threat remains probable, warns ASIO chief Mike Burgess

The infiltration of foreign “dormant” agents and a growing threat of right-wing extremism are among the biggest threats the nation faces today, the head of the Australian domestic espionage agency warned. ASIO Director-General Mike Burgess delivered his annual threat assessment Monday evening, stating that the level of terrorist threat in Australia remains “likely” with violent […]

Tat von Hanau: A violence researcher explains what is going on in perpetrators

AOn Wednesday evening, eleven people were killed by gunfire in Hanau, Hesse, and the alleged perpetrator also died. Almost all victims and injuries have foreign roots, which is why the Attorney General assumes a racist motive. Nils Böckler is a violence researcher, educator and works at the Darmstadt Institute of Psychology and Threat Management (IPBm). […]