McCormick Place, a convention center in Chicago, Illinois, has announced that it is increasing security measures this year, putting security dogs, undercover police officers, electronic spying against conference attendees, and other measures into place because of a terrorist incident last year, 6,646 kilometers away, in
Over the last couple days, the people of the United States have struggled with a test of cultural self knowledge: Who are we as a people? This struggle has come as the result of an usurpation. In eastern Oregon, a group of violent right wing
There’s been a great deal of fussing and fretting about terrorists by American politicians and journalists and recent months, even though terrorism in the United States is exceptionally rare. Candidates and corporate media have named terrorism to be the number one issue in the 2016
What is the real meaning of Christmas? In Houston, Texas, the real meaning of Christmas is terrorism against Muslims. It was on Christmas in Houston that someone decided to set a fire in multiple locations inside a mosque. So much for all that peace on
Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson announced yesterday that the terrorism alert system needed to be changed. Pay close attention to his reason: “In 2002, we went to the color bars. Everyone remembers the color bars: severe, high, elevated, guarded, low. One of the
Could it be that a significant number of people participating in the poll indicated that the government isn’t doing well at reducing the threat of terrorism because they know that the threat of terrorism is already so low that reducing it is almost impossible?
If Muslim terrorists from the Islamic State were able to unleash one attack the size of the San Bernardino shootings every single day of the year, it would take them ten years at that rate to match the number of Americans killed by the pollutants released by ground transportation in the United States.
Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?