Posts Tagged ‘terrorism’

“It wasn’t war, it was butchery”

Saturday, January 2nd, 2016

I can’t get this article out of my mind, more than all the ones I read on terrorism and violence in 2015. I’m not sure why. It’s by Vijay Prashad, educated in the US and working out of New Delhi. An excerpt:

“Where did these ISIS attackers come from?

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Online terrorist threats against women – Anita Sarkeesian in Utah

Monday, October 13th, 2014

For the record, and because it’s an artefact of our times, here’s a screenshot of the terrorist email threat against feminist activist Anita Sarkeesian in Utah. As Skepchick pointed out, we do need to call this what it is: terrorism.

(Click twice on the image to zoom in on the email, or see it at Skepchick here.)

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