Legacies of the Global War on Terror

In this track we examine the various legacies of the GWoT, particularly its impact on populations in the global South and the US. The track will include a series of events, lectures, and online outputs to be released throughout the following year leading up to the 20th Anniversary of the launching of the GWoT in September 2021. 

Research Lead:
Lisa Hajjar
Samer Abboud
Omar Dahi

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Legacies and Aftermaths of the US "War On Terror"

Security in Context and the Orfalea Center for Global Studies at UCSB present: Legacies and Aftermaths of the US "War On Terror."

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Topologies of Security Workshop Keynote Address

The following keynote was delivered by Professor Samer Abboud in "Topologies of Security: Critical Security Studies in postcolonial and postsocialist scenes" a workshop organized at the Justus Liebig University Giessen on June 25th and 26th by Professors Andreas Langenohl, Dr. Philipp Lotholtz, Amina Nolte, and Dr. Andrew Dwyer.

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Dr. Lisa Hajjar Presents Legacies of the Global War on Terror Thematic Track

Dr. Lisa Hajjar, Professor of Sociology at UC Santa Barbara, provides an overview of the Legacies of the Global War on Terror thematic track.

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