Danny Eisen
Danny Eisen is a Toronto-based consultant and co-founder of C-CAT, the Canadian Coalition Against Terror. C-CAT is comprised of Canadian terror victims, counterterrorism professionals, lawyers and other individuals dedicated to building bridges between the private and public sectors in the battle against terrorism and to assisting terror victims in rebuilding their lives

Entries by Danny Eisen

Bill C-51 Is Right to Criminalize the Advocacy of Terrorism

(0) Comments | Posted May 11, 2015 | 12:08 AM

As noted recently by terror expert Wesley Wark, Bill C-51 has sparked a robust conversation in Canada regarding security and individual rights. One of the most cherished of those rights is freedom of expression. And critics have charged that C-51 will chill that freedom by criminalizing the advocacy...

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Keep Relief Efforts from Terrorists' Hands

(6) Comments | Posted January 31, 2014 | 5:16 PM

*This blog was co-authored by Danny Eisen

War, natural disasters and political instability ensure that the issue of foreign aid remains at the forefront of Canadian policy and public debate. It is a complex and sometimes controversial arena that speaks to the deepest values of many Canadians.

But it is...

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Victims, Heroes and Pakistani Complicity in the Attack on Mumbai

(0) Comments | Posted December 11, 2013 | 9:07 AM

India has just marked an anniversary. Five years ago, 10 terrorists from Pakistan had taken Mumbai hostage. For three days buildings burned, taxis exploded and terrified people in besieged buildings crawled out of windows above the city trying to evade Pakistan's marauding ambassadors of death. In coordinated attacks on a...

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Canada, Ban This Organization That Burns Christians and Bombs Churches Now

(3) Comments | Posted November 20, 2013 | 12:36 PM

After years of vacillating, the United States has finally designated Boko Haram and its splinter faction Ansaru as foreign terrorist organizations. It took 4000 murders of nationals from 15 countries for the Obama administration to sanction this radical Sunni sect, which seeks...

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Obama, Make It Clear to Iran That the U.S. Is Prepared to Increase Sanctions

(0) Comments | Posted November 6, 2013 | 8:10 AM

President Obama has asked Congress not to enhance existing sanctions against Iran, claiming they will impede his ability to reach an agreement with the regime on its nuclear enrichment program. Given the stakes, one hopes the President has not based his decision on information gleaned from American eavesdropping on Iranian...

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The Obama-Rouhani Playbook for Aspiring Tyrants

(34) Comments | Posted October 18, 2013 | 1:36 PM

Upon completion of his term in office, President Obama will bequeath to his successor a world indelibly scarred by the current crisis in Iran. For regardless of whether Iran's nuclear treasures are successfully wrested from the hands of the mullahs, the current presidents of Iran and the U.S. will have...

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