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The hubris of ‘prediction’

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Humans are notoriously unpredictable. Why would anyone try to say that something will most definitely happen? 

Borealis looks at attempts to be sure about terrorism and why this is a bad idea.

By Phil Gurski

Phil Gurski is the President and CEO of Borealis Threat and Risk Consulting Ltd. and Programme Director for the Security, Economics and Technology (SET) hub at the University of Ottawa’s Professional Development Institute (PDI). Phil is a 32-year veteran of CSE and CSIS and the author of five books on terrorism.

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