Lone Wolf Terrorism

BY Herschel Smith
4 years, 9 months ago

Via SWJ, Georgetown University has published a report entitled Lone Wolf Terrorism.  In it you’ll find this rich bit of analysis.

… a University of Maryland study found that, while radical Islamic terrorism in the United States has increased since the attacks on September 11, 2001, there has also been a continued, if not greater, increase in individual radicalization from the far right.  Overall, homegrown radical Islamic terrorism poses no greater threat to the public than other forms of domestic radicalization, but by unfairly focusing on the Muslim community, the USG risks inciting further divisions.

You learn one thing, and you can suspect another.  As for what you can suspect (with a fairly high chance of being right) is that if you are a gun owner or believe in the constitution, you fall into that category they call the “far right.”

What you know with certainty is that the idiots at the “think tanks” still have no clue as to the dangers posed by Islam and Sharia law.  Thus they are an irrelevant feature to the national security apparatus, shouting nonsense with no one listening, sound and fury signifying nothing.  But we knew that before, didn’t we?

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  1. On August 18, 2015 at 5:07 am, Daniel Barger said:

    The goal is to marginalize, demonize and if possible eliminate the fundamental ‘right’ in America.
    Therefore ALL ‘studies’, ‘research’ and investigations WILL produce results that match that agenda.

  2. On August 18, 2015 at 12:07 pm, Archer said:

    Watch out for the “Yeah, but…” moments in those “studies”. In this one it goes, “Radical Islamic terrorism is a threat…. Yeah, but homegrown right-wing extremism is even more so.”

    Usually, whatever comes after the “Yeah, but….” is pure ideological agenda and has no basis in fact. That doesn’t stop them from including it, though.

  3. On August 18, 2015 at 5:42 am, dan'l said:

    Guess this dope at Georgetown better hope that Calypso Louies foot soldiers don’t mistake him for a the honky that he must be. No greater threat? What bs.

  4. On August 18, 2015 at 7:53 am, UNCLEELMO said:

    ‘Radical Islamic terrorism’- You mean it actually exists??? Quick. Call Valarie.
    ‘but by unfairly focusing on the Muslim community’- Okay. It’s a matter of ‘fairness’. Got it.

    How much taxpayer money was paid to the University of Maryland for this ‘study’, I wonder?

  5. On August 19, 2015 at 9:04 am, TexTopCat said:

    too much!

  6. On August 18, 2015 at 1:55 pm, Parnell said:

    Other than Oklahoma City, where there is a theory that McVie was acting at the behest of radical Islamists, what “radical right-wing” terrorist attacks are we talking about?

  7. On August 19, 2015 at 9:05 am, TexTopCat said:

    So, is now Bill Ayers a “radical right-wing” person?

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