Friday, November 16, 2018

Ilana Freedman, Intelligence Analyst

Ilana Freedman is a veteran intelligence analyst and advisor in intelligence-led counter-terrorism solutions. Trained in Israel, where she lived and worked for sixteen years, she returned to the U.S., and served as CEO of Gerard Group International in Massachusetts until 2009. Since then, Ilana has been an independent consultant, working with major corporations and government agencies on security issues. Her global network of specialists and field assets provides an ongoing resource of critical, real-time intelligence and domain expertise. Ilana is the author of many articles on the terrorist threat to America and the West, and four books on Islamic terrorism.

This Election will be remembered for all the races that were ‘Too Close To Call’

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In the Face of Horrendous Tragedy, Pittsburgh Got It Right!

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To America’s Democrats and Socialists: IT’S TIME TO STAND DOWN!

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One Woman’s View of the Kavanaugh Hearings

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Killing the Goose That Lays the Golden Egg:
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The travesty that the Kavanaugh hearings have become is a disgusting exhibition of power politics from the men and women who are supposed to...

Humanizing Linda Sarsour “Is A Problem”

Linda Sarsour is one of the most controversial activists in American today, and the impact she is having on the social dynamics of our...

The Stories of Mollie and Sarah are Cautionary For The Rest of Us. But There is More…

When Mollie Tibbetts went missing from her home town of Brooklyn, Iowa on July 18, the response from friends, neighbors, and total strangers was...

Israel’s New Nation State Law: What’s the Big Deal?

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The Power of the Press 
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The Seventy Year Hoax: 
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Are The Golan Heights Israel’s Next Battleground?

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Israel on Fire: Hamas’ War of the Burning Kites

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The Media Got it Wrong Again: What Really Happened in Helsinki

The Trump-Putin Summit that was held in Helsinki, Finland on July 16, brought all the old high-profile naysayers out of the woodwork – again....

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The men who created the United States of America at the end of the 18th century, came together in a boisterous, bickering fraternity, and...

What Next? The Democrats Keep Changing the Script

Only last month, Stormy Daniels was the lead story for nearly all of the mainstream media, and other stories were relegated to footnotes. Before...

Tech Giants Embrace the Nation’s Richest Hatemonger

The news was shocking! On Thursday, June 7, it was revealed that Facebook, Twitter, Amazon, and Google – four of the most prominent tech...

Is NO-KO a NO GO? A Killer Game of Chicken

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