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Thoughts on Terrorism: Can We Create a Terror-Free Environment? As we have discussed in class , the effects of terrorism are rampant today and are absolutely detrimental to all facets of society . From the kidnappings of the 1970s to the more recent and violent attacks of the present decade on major cities such as New York , Madrid , and London, terrorism has permeated our humanity and left us scrambling to find a way to put an end to these violent means for purported political gain . Until the last few years , there was no real stance on terrorism, except to try to make it a secret and keep it from our discussions and media . But we are now living in an era in which we must deal with terrorism and properly apply new anti-terrorist theories; the test of our generation will be whether or not we can implement these theories to form a more peaceful society . One of the theories that we studied in class involved using the media to our advantage in the fight against extremist groups . In the class reading , the media camera was referred to as a “loaded gun” that is sits in the middle of the street and can be used by anybody who is able to benefit from the wide-ranging audience of the modern media
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This note was uploaded on 04/21/2008 for the course HH 206 taught by Professor Beyer during the Fall '05 term at Naval Academy.

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