Buzzsprout – Quick Hits – Episode 196 – Terrorism and terrifying acts are not synonymous
Is an act of terrorism a terrifying experience? Undoubtedly, but that does mean the two are the same thing. A recent allegation of terrorism in the case of a man who was desperate to get a date in Iowa shows that some have overused the ‘T’ word in recent years and this is not helpful. Borealis weighs in on this issue in the latest Quick Hits podcast.
Iowa City man charged with terrorism, leaving explosive devices at two locations (yahoo.com)
Iowa Code 708A.1 – Definitions » LawServer
About the host Phil Gurski
Phil Gurski is the President and CEO of Borealis Threat and Risk Consulting Ltd. He worked as a senior strategic analyst at CSIS (Canadian Security Intelligence Service) from 2001-2015, specializing in violent Islamist-inspired homegrown terrorism and radicalisation.