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Future of Terrorism: Prospecting for Confrontation

FUTURE OF TERRORISM: PROSPECTING FOR CONFRONTATION

By: Gerald F. Witherspoon, Sr. 20140919

After reviewing the Confronting an Uncertain Threat 2011 report, I chose the third paradigm (A Lone Wolf AQAM by 2025) because it clearly resembled the natural manifestations of an organized ideological pursuit (Center for Strategic & International Studies, 2011). 545 more words

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Tactical Evolution: Asymmetrical Warfare and Lone Wolves

TACTICAL EVOLUTION: ASYMMETRICAL WARFARE and LONE WOLVES

By: Gerald F. Witherspoon, Sr. 20140912

After examining Fifty Terror Plots Foiled Since 9/11: The Homegrown Threat and the Long War on Terrorism… 632 more words

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British jihadists threaten ‘imminent’ terror attack to avenge UK airstrikes

A member of Islamist Syrian rebel group, Jabhat al-Nusra. (Reuters)

British jihadists fighting in Syria have threatened to launch a terror attack in Britain in a mark of retribution against UK airstrikes in Iraq. 321 more words

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Global Terrorism: Tamil Tigers

Should the Tamil Tigers be considered a terrorist organization?

 

The Tamil Tigers are found within the northern areas of Sri Lanka, a country enriched with diverse religions, cultures, and ideologies. 2,176 more words

The Disproportionately Negative Effects of U.S. Counterterrorism Policies

THE DISPROPORTIONATELY NEGATIVE EFFECTS of U.S. COUNTER-TERRORISM POLICIES

By: Gerald F. Witherspoon, Sr. 20140905

U.S. Counterterrorism policies have had a disproportionately negative affect on the individual rights and liberties of law abiding U.S. 748 more words

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Terrorism: The Definers and the Defined

TERRORISM: THE DEFINERS and the DEFINED

By: Gerald F. Witherspoon, Sr. 20140814

In an article titled, Do Past U.S. Acts Constitute Terrorism? Implications for Counterterrorism Policy… 1,298 more words

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The Demarcation of Terorrism

THE DEMARCATON OF TERRORISM

By: Gerald F. Witherspoon, Sr. 20140820

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I do not believe America is doing enough to address “domestic” terrorism. My perception derives from the lack of political will to severely prosecute domestic terrorists which points to a wider theme. 1,228 more words

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