President Barack Obama speaks at the Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) Summit, Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, at the State Department in Washington. The White House is conveying a three-day summit to bring together local, federal, and international leaders to discuss steps the US and its partners can take to develop community-oriented approaches to counter extremist ideologies that radicalize, recruit and incite to violence.

What’s the root cause of terrorism?

At last week’s White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism, President Barack Obama spoke about how vitally important it is to create …