All posts by "Daniel Aldrich"

Daniel P. Aldrich is full professor of political science and Director of the Security and Resilience Studies Program at Northeastern University. He researches post-disaster recovery, countering violent extremism, the siting of controversial facilities and the interaction between civil society and the state. He has held posts as a Fulbright Research Fellow and an Abe Fellow at Tokyo University and as an AAAS Science and Technology Fellow with USAID. Aldrich is a contributor to the New York Times, CNN, The Conversation, and the Asahi Shinbun, among other media.
Terrorism and social media

Hardening our society is one way to make us more resilient to hazards. But so, too, is growing our social infrastructure.