Articles of the Week – 10/9-10/15

Sunday October 10:

Meet a Jihobbyist: My (Surprising) Final Reflections – Jarret Brachman, Cronus Global: http://bit.ly/cre7x5

Monday October 11:

Inspire 2 Lives Up to Its Name – Jarret Brachman, Cronus Global: http://bit.ly/a88isL

Inside Talibanistan – Peter Bergen, Brian Fishman and Katherine Tiedemann, Foreign Policy: http://bit.ly/c8QbU5

Watching the Watchers – Jarret Brachman, Foreign Policy: http://bit.ly/cjXaB0

Al Qaeda Wants to Be Friends – Jarret Brachman, Foreign Policy: http://bit.ly/aOfjzS

The Internet Jihad – Jarret Brachman, Foreign Policy: http://bit.ly/aGK0E6

Tuesday October 12:

Inspiring Idolatry – Aaron Weisburd, Internet Haganah: http://bit.ly/911bew

Inspire 2 – Thomas Hegghammer, Jihadica: http://bit.ly/biSoY2

The AQ-AQAP Distinction, State Secrets, and the Al-Awlaki Suit – Robert Chesney, Lawfare: http://bit.ly/drxqWz

The 10th Anniversary of the USS Cole bombing – Jane Novack, Armies of Liberation: http://bit.ly/aM8OHv

Super-Lawnmower Death Cars and the Banal Petulance Of American Jihadis – Brian O’Neil, Always Judged Guilty:http://bit.ly/cEbRow

Wednesday October 13:

Mowing Machines And Other Circus Acts – J.M. Berger, IntelWire: http://bit.ly/aviCnP

ICT’s Jihadi Websites Monitoring Group releases its Periodical Review September 2010 – No. 2 http://bit.ly/dk2LII

The Year of the Motorbike Assassination in Yemen – Gregory Johnsen, Waq al-Waq: http://bit.ly/cZeeJg

Somalia’s Second Islamist Threat: A Backgrounder on Hizb al Islam – Nathaniel Horadam, Critical Threats Project: http://bit.ly/dcAEOv

Thursday October 14:

War reporting in Yemen – Gregory Johnsen, Waq al-Waq: http://bit.ly/ck81o5

Friday October 15:

An Ex-Jihadi in the Arctic – Thomas Hegghammer, Jihadica: http://bit.ly/cziVZA

A Financial Profile of the Terrorism of AQ and its Affiliates – Juan Miguel del Cid Gómez, Perspectives on Terrorism: http://bit.ly/awmsV3

Review of Assaf Moghadam’s The Globalization of Martyrdom: Al Qaeda, Salafi Jihad, and the Diffusion of Suicide Attacks – Daveed Gartenstein-Ross, Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa: http://bit.ly/cn1W8Q

Reflections on the al Qaeda plot in Europe – Daveed Gartenstein-Ross, Long War Journal: http://bit.ly/aTBV5c