Survivors & Victims

Muflehun Presents at UN Conference on Human Rights of Victims of Terrorism

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Muflehun spoke on Feb 11 on the role on the role of victims and survivors of terrorism in Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism (PVE & CVE) at the UN Conference on the Human Rights of Victims of Terrorism organized by the United Nations Counter-Terrorism Centre (UNCCT) and the United Nations Counter-terrorism Implementation Taskforce (CTITF) Working Group on Supporting and Highlighting Victims of Terrorism. Executive Director Humera Khan highlighted the potential roles… Read More »Muflehun Presents at UN Conference on Human Rights of Victims of Terrorism

Global Survivors Network Response to OBL death

“Above all else, let’s make this a time of remembrance for those who have suffered at the hands of Al-Qaeda and its supporters.  Let us continue to speak truth to terror so that what happened to us, never happens again.” Over the past few days, the world media has heavily covered the story of the death of Osama bin Laden, including the response of victims and survivors of various attacks. … Read More »Global Survivors Network Response to OBL death

9/11 Family Statement on Osama bin Laden Death

Statement by Carie Lemack, founder of the Global Survivors Network on the death of Osama bin Laden, on May 1, 2011. "While we are still in shock and need time to digest the news that we have waited far too long to hear, my family can only express relief that the man who murdered my mother, Judy Larocque and thousands others can no longer harm another living soul.  We hope… Read More »9/11 Family Statement on Osama bin Laden Death

Survivors Series: They Came And Asked…

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This video was recently released by the Global Survivors Network.   Tahir Malik from Jenile Brooks, Global Survivors on Vimeo. they came and asked can you take the time to give voice to your feelings and tell us on video what is happening to you since the day you lost her to an insane bomber? for you perhaps this is a matter to talk about and tell and glamorize death… Read More »Survivors Series: They Came And Asked…

Survivors Series: Reality

In the world of sound bites that focus on terrorists, the voice of the victims and the survivors left behind is seldom heard. Gul Rukh Tahir was the first victim of the October 05, 2009 suicide bombing in the United Nations World Food Program country office, Islamabad, Pakistan. This piece has been written by Tahir Wadood Malik her widower on May 9, 2010. Reprinted by permission of the author. reality… Read More »Survivors Series: Reality

Killing in the Name

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(from Global Survivors Network) Ashraf was celebrating the happiest day of his life when an Al-Qaeda suicide bomber walked into his wedding and killed his father and 26 other family members in front of his eyes. Now, he’s rising from tragedy to break the silence in the Muslim community on the taboo subject of terrorism. From a recruiter for Al-Qaeda, to an Islamic militant behind one of the world’s worst… Read More »Killing in the Name