Simply no

It is rare for an intelligence agency to get public credit for what it does or…

Oh the places you won’t go

The Canadian Justice Department has been very busy on the anti-terrorism front lately.  After the Anti-Terrorism…

One of these things is just like the other

I spent almost half of my career as an intelligence analyst looking at a very specific…

Sins of the (grand)father

Whenever an act of terrorism occurs in the West there is an immediate flurry of questions…

Surprise, surprise, surprise

I hate saying I told you so, but… Remember my post on Egypt a month ago…

Tomato, tomahto

I see that the American government and its intelligence community are engaged in a debate over…

A shining reminder of terrorism

I’m sure you’ve had times where you remark “do you remember…?”.  It could be about someone…

Call it what it is – extremism

Muslims complain constantly that their faith is always – and unjustifiably – associated with terrorism.  Many…

Droning on and on and on and…

I have a confession to make.  I am a Trekkie. Well, not really.  I don’t get…

Can we expect counter terrorism perfection?

In baseball, a batter that achieves a .300 average (i.e. 3 hits in every 10 tries)…