Today in terrorism: September 25, 1974

Does the term ‘Dirty War’ mean anything to you? By this I mean the upper case…

Today in terrorism: September 24, 1981

In the late summer of 1982 I was driving back to London (Ontario) after having finished…

Today in Terrorism: September 23, 1986

Do you remember when airplane hijackings were all the rage? They seemed to happen all the…

Today in terrorism: September 22, 1975

The word ‘assassination’ is an interesting one (NB I taught linguistics for 15 years at university…

Today in terrorism: September 21, 1976

What do you remember of the dictator Augusto Pinochet in Chile? Even if you are not…

Today in terrorism: September 20, 1980

There are terrorists groups that have their rise and fall over time. Some groups are remarkably…

Today in terrorism: September 19, 1972

If you go far enough back in recent-ish history one of the terrorist groups that used…

Today in terrorism: September 18, 1997

One thing we know about terrorism is that it has no boundaries. No single language, ethnicity,…

Today in terrorism: September 17, 1986

When I used to work in counter terrorism at CSIS many analysts used to say that…

Today in terrorism: September 15, 2017

There are probably fewer things scarier than a emergency in a subway. If something goes wrong…