ENF212 Concepts of Terrorism
Why do you believe the use of catastrophic terrorism has been on the rise the past few decades?
Read any postings already provided by your instructor or fellow students. Read and respond to the conclusions drawn by your classmates. Remember to read the feedback to your own major postings and reply to it throughout the week.
Length (Initial post): 200 words Why do you believe the use of catastrophic terrorism has been on the rise the past few decades?
I have to say when you look at the past few decades are nation did not have the technology, man power and the resource that we have today. In doing so “The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has wrestled with a variety of significant challenges, including coordinating across 22 preexisting agencies, reporting to a multitude of congressional committees, and interacting with the U.S. public in a manner that constantly tests the balance between security and privacy”. “Some have questioned and pointed out these challenges of evidence to Homeland Security that maybe they are dysfunctional of a department which is unable to effectively protect the nation”. When looking at this ever since the United States have been working constantly to help make Homeland Security better The Department of Homeland Security shows that there were no major attacks on American soil recently. After 9/11 the nation has grown stronger and the technology improves every day. In doing so “DHS must find ways to increase the nation’s defenses against cyberattacks, establish enhanced systems for secure screening and credentialing, and improve intelligence and information sharing, in all while operating in a constrained fiscal environment”. As we grow as a nation and the technology gets better every year we will have the knowledge so that hopefully we can get an edge on the terrorist. The bottom line is that when you look at this the terrorist is always one step