Brennan Center Analysis Reveals CVE Worsening Under Trump

Posted by Kai Wiggins on June 19, 2018 in Blog

Last Friday, the Brennan Center for Justice released fresh analysis into the state of Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) under the Trump Administration. Researchers focused specifically on the recipients of the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Countering Violent Extremism Grant Program, which was created by an act of Congress in December 2015. In June 2017, the DHS Office for Community Partnerships awarded $10 million “to 26 local law enforcement and community organizations.” According to the Department, the grant program is designed to integrate community partnerships into the government’s terrorism prevention strategy: "These grants will help...

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