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Terrorism Threat

A History of 'Fear'

Joe Lauria | Posted 03.01.2014 | Politics
Joe Lauria

Hyping fear that results in profit and political power unfortunately has a long history in the United States. Mass hysteria against imagined threats for the gain of a few is ingrained in American culture.

Michigan Student Arrested For Threatening Teacher Online

AP | Posted 12.21.2012 | Education

WATERLOO TOWNSHIP, Mich. -- A 16-year-old student in southern Michigan was arrested Friday after authorities said he threatened a teacher in an online...

100% Scared: How the National Security Complex Grows on Terrorism Fears

Tom Engelhardt | Posted 08.09.2011 | Politics
Tom Engelhardt

in terms of damage since 9/11, terror attacks have ranked above shark attacks but below just about anything else that could possibly be dangerous to Americans