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The Star Phoenix: U.S. expert critical of new laws


The Star Phoenix: U.S. expert critical of new laws

February 23, 2015

Radicalization expert John Horgan of START critiques new laws that could allow for preventative arrests in situations of suspected terrorism movements. Reported in this article as a “slippery slope” is the concern that people are identifying radical ideas as terrorism, when there are many more people that support radicalization than would participate in acts of terrorism.