EFEATING THE LOGIC OF ISLAMIST TERRORISM

Read the attached article about Defeating the Logic of Terrorist Groups and then respond to the two part question posed below (in bold) within the guidelines for Discussion Question posts found in the Syllabus Addendum.

Based on the article that you have read, how might the U.S. use the Battle of Ideasto exploit weaknesses in terrorist organizations? Do you feel that the battle of ideas is as important, less important or more important than the military and law enforcement aspects of the global war on terror? Why/why not?