Erin Marie Saltman

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The recent video depicting the final words and beheading of U.S. journalist James Wright Foley by someone that seems to be a British foreign fighter has sent shockwaves across the West.

The video has already been blocked multiple times from various video-sharing platforms, only to reappear as many times, something that once again emphasizes that the new frontline for counter-terrorist practitioners is online extremism.

Labeled as a “Message to America,” the video adds another line of fodder to ISIS’ tech-savvy and social media-driven propaganda and messaging. The scene is filmed on a high quality device with seamless editing of President Obama’s speech authorizing military action against ISIS positions, something which it argues led directly to this, ISIS’ brutal response.…  Seguir leyendo »