Following recent mass shootings, two bills have been introduced in Congress that would provide federal law enforcement with tools to combat domestic terrorism.
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Robert Bowers, who murdered 11 people at a Pittsburgh synagogue, may face the death penalty for his heinous crimes, but he will not be held accountable for what he actually did: commit crimes of domestic terrorism.
How finding violent manifestos online can prevent rampage killings, and why it won’t happen.
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This flawed proposition is rooted in the post-9/11 discourse.
Counterterrorism officials often express considerable concern about lone wolf terrorists because they are difficult to detect and stop. Yet while such individuals can conduct bloody attacks, it is not clear that the attacks help the cause the terrorists purpose to champion.