On the 22nd of March 2011, Quilliam’s Head of Outreach and Training, Ghaffar Hussain, spoke at the Marine Corps University in Quantico, Virginia. His speech focused on the rise of Islamist radicalization in the UK with an emphasis on the role played by factors such as identity, alienation and environment. The speech was attended by a wide range of military officers from around the world and followed by a lively Q and A.