12.06.11

Subcommittee Hearing: Jihadist Use of Social Media – How to Prevent Terrorism and Preserve Innovation

December 6, 2011 7:00 PM | 311 Cannon House Office Building

On Tuesday, December 6, 2011 the Committee on Homeland Security’s Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence will hold a hearing entitled “Jihadist Use of Social Media – How to Prevent Terrorism and Preserve Innovation.” The Committee will meet at 2:00 p.m. in 311 Cannon House Office Building.

Opening Statements

Rep. Patrick Meehan (R-PA), Subcommittee Chairman
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Witnesses

Mr. William McCants
Analyst
Analyst for the Center for Naval Analyses
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Mr. Andrew Aaron Weisburd
Director
Society for Internet Research
[full text of testimony]
[truth in testimony]

Mr. Brian Michael Jenkins
Senior Advisor to the RAND President
RAND Corporation
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[truth in testimony]

Testimony intended to have been submitted by:
Mr. Evan Kohlmann
Senior Partner
Flashpoint Global Partners
(Kohlmann, an invited witness, was unable to appear before the Subcommittee)
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