91 results for 'terrorism'
Told from the point-of-view of a former elite U.S. military intelligence operative, and the perspective of an Al Qaeda-backed terrorist cell, The 19th Element by John L. Betcher is a first rate psychological thriller that will hook your interest early and keep you reading non-stop until the final page. Although this is the second release in the series, The 19th Element takes place a few months prior to the author's debut, The Missing Element. James "Beck" Becker has settled into retirement and is attempting to live a normal life, putting his law degree to use with a legal practice in his hometown... (more)
...and walk among us will perpetrate heinous and horrific crimes against innocent people. Americans will look to their political leaders to see how and if they will react differently to protect lives. One action would be renewed support for many of the Bush administration’s policies to fight terrorism including expanded wire tapping of suspected terrorists in the U.S. While the ACLU and George Soros will attack it, the American people see more clearly the danger before them – the enemy within. This is the individual of Muslim belief who justifies the killing of innocent people based on a ... (more)
...largely developed through our greed and need for oil and our interaction with people who largely reject everything for which we stand. Kipling’s “East is East and West is West” line has been proven wrong. The twain has met and with terrible consequences for the Western World….a War on Terrorism.
But, wait! I haven’t considered our own homegrown terrorists such as Jihad Jane. These people are more problematic than foreign threats.
Islam is a faith, which like early Christianity, demands total loyalty and subservience to its dogma. It relieves people of the thought... (more)
...tough. Or to paraphrase Orwell, to keep the fabric of society intact. Without one we would swap fear and patriotism for glaring dislike for the way our democracy is dissolving. Our domestic issues would again rate top priority.
So, enter the perfect war, the War on Terrorism. What makes this so perfect is that it’s straight out of the book…a war that will always be underway because there will always be terrorists somewhere and governments devious enough to keep people on tender hooks fearing the next attack. I mean even GW could understand this. He made good... (more)
In a series of two blasts triggered in the Lower Assam town of Nalbari, at around 9.45 am on Sunday, at least 7 people have been killed and more than 50 have been reported injured. Police sources have named the terrorist organization, United Liberation Front of Asom, (ULFA) to be behind the blasts.
The militants used Improvised Explosive Device (IED), which they had strapped to two bicycles parked within 50 meters of the blast sites. The first blast at 9.55 am, was of low intensity and did not cause any casualty. The second blast came nearly 15 minutes later near a police station which... (more)
... There are periods when I don’t write at all. There are also times when I write in between other activities.
You’ve met an old friend from high school and you want to pitch your book to him/her in five minutes or less. What would you say?
A: 72 Virgins is a novel about Jihad terrorism and the security agencies’ struggle to thwart its stratagem and trounce the perpetrators. The story combines the themes of unrest in the Middle East, espionage, intrigue and romance with in-depth character development to deliver a story about terrorism and its effect on the world. 72... (more)
...been doing what seems to be an act of damage control in India after strong concerns voiced by India ahead of impending visit of Indian Prime Minister to U.S. next week. “India and the US will continue to work shoulder-to-shoulder, hand-in-hand and hour-by- hour to co-operate on combating terrorism,” Roemer said. “We are excited to have the prime minister visiting Washington,” Roemer said, adding that he was leaving for Washington on Thursday to prepare for the talks with Obama.
Roemer was also quick to point out the U.S. stand on relation with India that Obama... (more)
...and human life than natural smallpox, and the equally serious charge which I make against vaccinating doctors-who now control our Departments of Health and Vital Statistics-of denying and concealing these facts from the people... " ~ Chas. M. Higgins Sept 17,1919
When you think of terrorism, you probably think of bombs, guns, violence, war and 911. The real question is what comes to mind when you think of Economic Terrorism or Medical / Bio-Terrorism? If you were an enemy of the United States of America or of Freedom in general, and you supported Communism, a Fascist style... (more)
...Prophecy and how that prophecy is being fulfilled before our eyes today. It all fits within current world events, namely what is happening between Israel and Iran. Ezekiel the prophet foretold how that particular struggle will end. My story, of course, is fiction. It involves a renewal of terrorism against the United States and Israel, particularly with the use of tactical nuclear weapons. Therefore, Russia, Iran, Syria, and other radical Islamic nations are involved. I fully believe the prophecies the story depicts will soon come true, especially in the light of the headlines... (more)
...killed; Stephen Tyrone Johns a security guard at the Holocaust museum was shot to death by a white supremacist and abortion doctor George Tiller was killed while he worshipped at church by a member of an anti-abortion group.
Yet mainstream media rarely ever makes the connection to terrorism when reporting these stories if they report them at all. When they do make the terrorism connection they add the modifier “domestic” or “home grown” terrorist as though that makes it somehow less serious. It seems that we have forgotten that prior to 9/11; the worst act of terrorism ... (more)