Dr. Veilleux-Lepage has provided expert commentary on terrorism and the far-right both in English and French for print, radio, and television in a variety of countries including the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Sweden and South Africa. These include BBC, CBC, CNN, International Business Times, ITV, La Presse, LBC, Metro News (Sweden), Radio-Canada, Sky News, The Global and Mail, The Guardian, The National Post, and Vice News. Moreover, his research on the Far-Right has been featured in national newspapers in Canada.
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COVERAGE OF RESEARCH
“Far-right Soldiers of Odin members ‘not afraid to use violence,’ intelligence report warns.” Global News. (2017, June 28).
“Soldiers of Odin splinter in Canada over ‘racist agenda; of far-right group’s leadership in Finland.” National Post. A1 (2017, May 1).
“Soldiers of Odin Canada Splinters Over Allegiance to 'Racist' Finnish Group.” Vice Canada. (2017, May 1).
“In the End, A Quebec Far-Right Group’s Biggest Enemy was Themselves.” Vice Canada. (2019, June 20).
“Photo with Windsor mayor, police chief called a 'PR victory' for Soldiers of Odin.” CBC. (2017, October 21).
“Une photo du maire et du chef de police avec les Soldiers of Odin sème la controverse." Radio-Canada. (2017, October 21).
Live radio interview focused on 2017 Parsons Green Bombing. BBC Scotland. (2017, September 18).
Live television interview focused on 2017 Parsons Green bombing. CNN International. (2017, September 16).
Live television interview focused on 2017 Parsons Green bombing. Sky News. (2017, September 15).
Live radio interview focused on 2017 Parsons Green bombing. LBC. (2017, September 15).
Live radio interview focused on the Soldiers of Odin in Canada. CBC. (2017, September 10).
“We have nothing to hide': Soldiers of Odin Ontario leader denounces ties to anti-immigration.” CBC. (2017, August 27).
“Photographie du chef de police avec les Soldats d'Odin: des experts commentent.” Radio-Canada. ( 2017, August 24).
“Extremism does not stop at the border.” Globe and Mail. (2017, August 18).
Live television interview focused on 2017 Catalonia attacks. ITV. (2017, August 17).
Live television interview focused on 2017 Catalonia attacks. Sky News. (2017, August 17).
“How Facebook groups bring people closer together – neo-Nazis included.” The Guardian. (2017, July 31).
Live radio interview focused on June 2017 London Bridge attack. Radio-Canada. (2014, June 4).
“Philippe Couillard’s tone shift on Islam stuns Quebec Muslims.” Globe and Mail. (2017, June 25).
“WhatsApp a place for ‘terrorists to hide,’ minister says after police can’t crack message from London attacker.” National Post. (2017, March 26).
“As Islamic State Pushes Abroad with Brussels Attack, ISIS Is Losing Territory In Syria And Iraq.” International Business Times. (2016, March 22).
“Så här sprider IS sina filmer.” Metro Sweden. (2016, March 13).
“Experterna: Så kan IS onlinerekrytering stoppas.” Metro Sweden. (2016, March 13).
“Våldsfilmer är inte IS främsta rekryteringsmetod – det är det här.” Metro Sweden. (2016, March 12).
“Här sprider IS propaganda – helt öppet.” Metro Sweden. (2016, March 12).
“L’EI lance un nouveau numéro de son magazine.” La Presse. (Canada) (2015, November 18).
“Who’s Responsible for Stopping Social Media?” ResearchGate. (2015, November 18).
“Was Paris Attack Planned by ISIS Leadership? Either Unprecedented Homegrown Attack or Islamic State Operational Shift, Analysts Say.” International Business Times. (2015, October 20).