Episode 231 – Why terrorist threats never really go away
Humans love to declare an end to things. Maybe it is because we like to think we have accomplished something. Maybe it is because we get bored and want to move on. Whatever the reason we often pretend that threats have ceased to exist, and this certainly seems to apply to Islamist extremism. Here is why those conclusions are wrong.
By Phil Gurski
Phil Gurski is the President and CEO of Borealis Threat and Risk Consulting Ltd. Phil is a 32-year veteran of CSE and CSIS and the author of six books on terrorism.