Are these stats what you expected? When do you think the day will come that it’s 50/50 everywhere?
Do you have some misconceptions about America? Why do you think these stats are the way they are?
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“There has not been an upsurge of homegrown terrorists in the past year and there have been no copycat bombing attacks. To put this in context, over the same period there have been 14,000 murders in the United States, including 46 murders in Boston.”
David Schanzer and Charles Kurzman, referring to The Boston Marathon Bombings
Many people feared that the Boston Marathon Bombings would lead to more domestic terrorism– but has the threat been overhyped? Read Dan Schanzer and Charles Kurzman’s opinion piece explaining why we’re not in as much danger as we’ve been led to believe.