TCS Daily – Killing Us Softly
My latest for TCS Daily, “Killing Us Softly” (original title: “Terrorists Win Even When they Lose”) is up.
The news that Scotland Yard managed to foil a terrorist attack that would have conceivably dwarfed the 9/11 attacks is not quite as good it might first appear. Certainly, the prevention of “mass murder on an unimaginable scale” is something for which we can be tremendously thankful. Still, our reaction to it has already furthered the terrorists’ aims.
The rest at the link. Read it and comment here and/or there.