Mohy-Dean Tabbara discusses how the Islamic State is actively attempting to expand their circle by soliciting the support of the local population.
Get Involved: The Canadian Federal Elections
With the October federal elections approaching, politically motivated High School students might be frustrated at their inability to actively participate in Canada’s democratic process. Nevertheless, while most will fall short of the 18 years threshold, there are other ways for youths to take part in the elections without necessarily submitting a ballot. In fact, parties Read More…
What is Political Science?
Mohy-Dean Tabbara deconstructs the political science bureaucracy for students to understand.
Understanding Canada’s Recession: A Tale of Foreign Rivalry
O n July 15, 2015, the Bank of Canada dropped interest rates to a mere 0.5 percent, further decreasing the value of the Canadian dollar, allowing it to reach 2009 levels- the last time the country was in recession. Officials have steered clear from employing the ‘R-word’, but pessimistic predictions for this year’s GDP growth Read More…
Getting Ahead: How to Write a Policy Brief
Mohy-Dean Tabbara explains one of the most common tools in political writing.
Uncovering the Layers of the ISIS Propaganda Machine
Mohy-Dean Tabbara reveals the internal and external media of the self-proclaimed Islamic State.
Getting Ahead: Paper-Writing Tips for New Students
Mohy-Dean Tabbara helps with the ever-present chore of students: writing essays.
Growing the Islamic State Brand: ‘Franchising’
Mohy-Dean Tabbara explains ISIS’ highly successful strategy of ‘franchising.’
How to join a Think Tank: Insights from an HR Manager
Mohy-Dean Tabbara interviews Salim Akl of the Carnegie Endowment’s Middle East Center.
Celebrities: An Evolving Class of Diplomats
Mohy-Dean Tabbara looks at the impact of celebrity activist diplomats and their potential downsides.