“War is not healthy for children and other living things” or so said the anti-Vietnam War slogan. We have used wars to ‘resolve’ things for millennia, seldom with good results. So why do many insist we are at ‘war’ with terrorism? Borealis discusses our need for a new paradigm.
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An Intelligent Look at Terrorism
In this podcast, retired Canadian intelligence analyst Phil Gurski discusses the subject of terrorism: what it is (and isn’t), trends, developments and more. Phil is not shy to wade into controversial matters and provide his perspective honed from more than three decades in intelligence.
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