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On expanding the term “terrorism”

The “terrorism” label throws civil liberties onto the defensive, and frequently serves as a “thought-terminating cliché” justifying expansion of official power. Don’t casually extend it to political or hate-fueled violence generally [Ed Krayewski, Reason] Tags: terrorism On expanding the term “terrorism” is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system
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