- April 24, 2013
So now we know that the perpetrators of the Boston Marathon bombings were Muslim ‘jihadists’ after all – or at least they thought they were. And law enforcement officials, the media and assorted experts and terrorologists are engaging in the familiar search for an explanation and a motive.
Were they ‘self-radicalized lone wolves’? Or were...
- July 23, 2011
Once again our species has disgraced itself with yesterday’s vile acts of mass murder in Norway. We don’t yet know much about Anders Behring Breivik, his motives, political affiliations or organizational connections. According to some reports, Breivik is a ‘fundamentalist Christian’. Others have described him as a lone ‘madman’ with a political grudge.