Terrorism is no longer a threat to the U.S
Terrorism was first heard of back in the 18th century during the French Revolution when it was called, The Reign of Terror. The Reign of Terror was the system of violence that the government participated in to use against its enemies. Today it is called Terrorism the Federal Bureau of Investigation describes this as violence used for political or social objectives, used to reach a certain goal. (Lesson 1)
Many believe that terrorism is no longer a threat to the United States of America since the man who orchestrated the high jacking of the planes on September 11, 2001 Osama Bin Laden was captured and killed. They think that the threat died with him and that no one else will try to take down America again for the same beliefs. The threats against the U.S are different from the ones that existed before. It’s not the same as the left and right wing domestic groups, these threats were from groups the one that exists now is worldwide.
I believe that there is still a terrorist threat against the United States of America, and that the threat is going to continue because it’s not a war for who is stronger or a war of what country is better it’s a war of religion. The radical Muslims believe that their religion is the only one acceptable and they are willing to go to extreme measures to conform other countries. It’s different than the other wars America has engaged in. These radicals are not going to stop until they reach their goal or they are put to a stop America needs to fight back.
The radical Muslims are not just attacking the United States they are attacking anyone who supports the United States. They are trying to make the United States vulnerable and attacking its allies is the easiest way. The Muslims repeatedly say that they love death just as much as we love life. In the book, After 9/11 Americas War on Terror (2001- ), they mention how the terrorists attacked Madrid, Spain. They set off bombs in four...